July 11, 2014
German striker Miroslav Klose has reportedly insisted that if his side loses against Argentina in the World Cup final then his becoming the World Cup's all-time leading scorer would mean nothing.
Germany has reportedly revealed that they have a secret plan to defend Argentine ace Lionel Messi's attack on Sunday's World Cup final at Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium.
Arsene Wenger continues his search for full-back cover despite closing in on the £8 million signing of Mathieu Debuchy, with the Egypt international flying in to be assessed
The clubs revealed on Friday that they have reached an agreement over the sale of the Uruguayan striker who will land in Catalonia next week to finalise the deal
July 10, 2014
The former Udinese playmaker will join up with his new team-mates in late July following a post-World Cup holiday, with his debut set for the Emirates Trophy in early August
The reigning Liga champions have officially announced their capture of the Croatia international from Bayern Munich
Despite Yaya Toure's lastest claims that he would do everything to quit Manchester City, the club will not sell the midfielder.
Bayern Munich were such a joy to watch last season, there is no question about that. The German giants dropped points on only 5 occasions over the complete duration of the season.
Formula One legend Michael Schumacher's red Ferrari race suit is reportedly expected to fetch more than 15,000 pounds at an auction.
The coach is happy that his side have reached the World Cup final for the first time in 24 years and has praised his players for their performance in the triumph over Netherlands
After 120 goalless minutes, the Albiceleste won in a shootout to book their place in the final against Germany
July 9, 2014
Fans worldwide show their support by taking part in a digital campaign at chevroletfc.com, virtually wearing and sharing the new shirt
The signing of Luke Shaw has placed the Frenchman's status as Manchester United's first-choice left-back under threat and he is now considering an offer from the Serie A champions
With Ashley Cole already moved on and Ryan Bertrand believed to be on his way out of the exit door as well, Chelsea are keen on replenishing the left back position at their club as quickly as possible.
The dream is over for Brazil, and the dream of an all South American World Cup Final died along with them in their 1-7 mauling at the hands of Germany.
July 8, 2014
The veteran striker broke Ronaldo's record for finals goals as Thomas Muller, Sami Khedira, Toni Kroos and Andre Schurrle combined to decimate Luiz Felipe Scolari's side
Spanish sport shop, Futbolmania, have started selling Barcelona shirts with Suarez and the number 9 printed on the back.
As Germany and Brazil’s national football teams prepare to do battle Tuesday night, Lebanese security forces are preparing for their own showdown … with the fans.
It is hard to believe that we are already to the semi-finals and have only four games left as we decide the top four nations in World Football.
The Gunners are expected to complete the signing of the France international, as talks with Barcelona over the acquisition of Alexis Sanchez progress
July 7, 2014
The Bosnian made history by leading the north African nation into the last 16 of the World Cup but says his work was "stigmatised" in some sections of the press
Manchester United have already started their defensive renovation with the hopeful addition of Thomas Vermaelen from Arsenal and the already completed move of Southampton youngster Luke Shaw. It now appears that right back is their next priority according to reports from the Star.
Marco Rodriguez, the referee who failed to see Luis Suarez biting Giorgio Chiellini, has been assigned to referee the World Cup Semi-final in Belo Horizonte on Tuesday.
Roma have confirmed the signing of Ashley Cole on a two-year deal following his departure from Chelsea.
Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix on Sunday, and is now four points of Nico Rosberg in the 2014 Formula One title race.
July 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic claimed a second Wimbledon title after coming out on top in an extraordinary battle of wills against seven-times winner Roger Federer, eventually triumphing 6-7(7), 6-4, 7-6(4), 5-7, 6-4 in a gripping encounter on Sunday.
Brazil football team vice-captain David Luiz has reportedly promised to help his side win the World Cup for their injured star striker Neymar.
FIFA has said that it is investigation the tackle on Brazilian football ace Neymar, which saw the striker ruled out of the rest of the World Cup.
Argentina's Angel Di Maria is reportedly out of the FIFA World Cup after suffering a muscle tear in his thigh during his side's 1-0 victory over Belgium.
Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour on Saturday to win Wimbledon for the second time.
Tim Krul was an unlikely hero as the Netherlands secured a 4-3 shoot-out win over Costa Rica to book a FIFA World Cup semi-final place.
July 5, 2014
The Napoli striker struck a superb goal in the first half and that was enough to see off a disappointing Red Devils side
It is a hard match to call between the Netherlands and Costa Rica. Holland have in many ways over performed this summer, especially with their thumping of Spain 1-5 in the opening match.
July 4, 2014
The defender lashed home a stunning free kick after Thiago Silva's early goal, with James Rodriguez scoring a penalty before the Barcelona star was forced off in the dying minutes
The centre-back scored his second goal of the tournament to send Joachim Low's men into the last four
While France and Germany are the major European battle of the World Cup quarterfinals, Brazil and Colombia are the Great South American one.
France and Germany have a long history of battling it out on the world stage and it is certain that tomorrow's match will be another exciting chapter in their national team's histories.
July 3, 2014
FIFA's coaching advisers would reportedly propose that teams can use a fourth substitute in extra time before the 2018 World Cup starts.
After the Wimbledon champion's title defence came to a stunning end against Grigor Dimitrov on Wednesday, Andy Murray has admitted that he needs to make significant improvement to his game.
Roger Federer's quest for a record-breaking eighth Wimbledon title continues apace after victory in the Swiss derby on Centre Court yesterday...
The 32-year-old insists he turned down the chance for even higher wages and admits David Beckham played a part in helping him to make the switch to America
Arsenal have submitted an offer for the Chile star that matches Barcelona's valuation but must now convince the forward to choose them over his other suitors
July 2, 2014
USA's Tim Howard saved 15 goals against Belgium in Salvador, Brazil, setting a new World Cup record.
After his match-winning performance against 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon on Tuesday, Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios has said he would like to be world number one some day.
Andoni Zubizarreta, sporting director of Barcelona football club, in a press conference, commended Luis Suarez for his humility after the Uruguayan striker admitted the bite for the first time via a twitter message.
July 1, 2014
Two goals in the first additional period were enough to dispatch a brave challenge from the Americans, who got one back through Green to set up a tense finale
The Real Madrid winger curled a low shot past Diego Benaglio after Lionel Messi's run and pass to see off a spirited challenge from Ottmar Hitzfeld's side
The 25-year-old has long been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge, and the switch has now been confirmed by the Blues
The midfielder joined the Anfield club for a fee of €31m on Tuesday and revealed it was his "wish" to play for such a "special" team
Belgium and the United States of America both have their work cut out for them in this afternoon's clash of wills in a chase for a place in the World Cup quarterfinals.
Argentina will look to be the favorites to advance on the day as Lionel Messi has proven he is out to make sure his nation are a major factor in this summer's competition having been their hero several times in the group stages.
The Chelsea forward turned home Thomas Muller's cross before the Arsenal playmaker fired home just before Abdelmoumene Djabou scored a consolation in the dying seconds
June 30, 2014
Les Bleus are through to the quarter-finals of the World Cup after two second-half goals downed their African opponents
The Germany manager has insisted that his team are unaffected by the prospect of settling old scores against the African side
Germany gets their round of 16 action underway with a showdown against Algeria this afternoon. The victors of Group G after a hard fought last two matches against Ghana and the United States will be looking to take out their frustrations on Algeria.
France looked to be a dominate force in the group stages as they hammered out eight goals and shocked many with their 2-5 thrashing of Switzerland.
Jorge Luis Pinto's side battled to another astounding victory as they secured a shoot-out triumph despite playing close to an hour with 10 men
June 29, 2014
Barcelona ace Lionel Messi would reportedly welcome Liverpool striker Luis Suarez into the La Liga club squad after the Argentina star threw his considerable support behind a move for the banned Uruguay forward.
Wayne Rooney was slammed by fans for promoting his sponsor Samsung on his social media accounts, right after his return from the World Cup disaster.
The Netherlands staged a dramatic late comeback to win 2-1 and ensure that Mexico's FIFA World Cup last-16 hoodoo continued.
Costa Rica have been without a doubt the surprise package of the tournament taking seven points and going undefeated in Group D when paired with England, Italy and Uruguay.
Today's second set of matches of the knockout round of 16 look particularly interesting and the Netherlands and Mexico take the pitch first this afternoon to determine whom will move on to the quarterfinals.
June 28, 2014
The Monaco star scored arguably the goal of the tournament so far as Oscar Tabarez's men were dumped out of the tournament
The hosts went ahead through David Luiz but were pegged back shortly afterwards by Alexis Sanchez and the game needed spot kicks to see Felipao's men into the next round
All controversy aside, the loss of Luis Suarez is certain to all but cripple the Uruguayan National team as he has been the force that drove them forward for all of the Group Stage.
The Group Stage is over and it is time to really get down to business in this summer's World Cup as host nation Brazil kicks off the action of the next phase in the tournament just as they did the first one.