Netherlands-Argentina World Cup 2014: Double Catch-22 Spoils Semifinal Spectacle

Netherlands-Argentina World Cup 2014: Double Catch-22 Spoils Semifinal Spectacle

The 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinal between the Netherlands and Argentina bored most of the…

USA-Belgium World Cup 2014 Preview: Three Things Team USA Can Do To Win

USA-Belgium World Cup 2014 Preview: Three Things Team USA Can Do To Win

The United States men’s national soccer team plays its biggest game in four years on…

USA Reveals Little In Jubilant World Cup Loss To Germany; Belgium Next

USA Reveals Little In Jubilant World Cup Loss To Germany; Belgium Next

Teams never are happy when they lose, but the United States men’s national soccer team…

USA-Portugal 2014 World Cup Analysis: Team USA’s Growing Pains Show In Draw

USA-Portugal 2014 World Cup Analysis: Team USA’s Growing Pains Show In Draw

Fans of the United States men’s national soccer team are speechless right now, but they…

Germany-Ghana Draw Paves USA’s Road To 2014 World Cup Knockout Rounds

Germany-Ghana Draw Paves USA’s Road To 2014 World Cup Knockout Rounds

“Win and you’re in.” That’s the siren call for the United States men’s national soccer…

2014 World Cup Day 6 Lessons: Goalkeeping Gods, Monsters Rear Heads

2014 World Cup Day 6 Lessons: Goalkeeping Gods, Monsters Rear Heads

Soccer is the ultimate team sport, but goalkeeper is the loneliest position. On Day 6…

2014 World Cup Stock Watch: Buy Argentina, Sell Spain, Hold USA, Portugal

2014 World Cup Stock Watch: Buy Argentina, Sell Spain, Hold USA, Portugal

Now that all 32 competing nations at the 2014 FIFA World Cup have played at…

USA-Ghana Analysis: Americans Show Newly Found Winning Mentality At 2014 World Cup

USA-Ghana Analysis: Americans Show Newly Found Winning Mentality At 2014 World Cup

Three words: Smash. And. Grab. Right now, those are the sweetest words in the American…

England-Italy Analysis: Andrea Pirlo, Azzuri Win Jungle War Of Attrition

England-Italy Analysis: Andrea Pirlo, Azzuri Win Jungle War Of Attrition

Soccer may be a young man’s game, but what’s an Englishman to do against an…

2014 World Cup Day 2 Lessons: Rain Washes Away Spain’s Reign, Mexico’s Pain

2014 World Cup Day 2 Lessons: Rain Washes Away Spain’s Reign, Mexico’s Pain

Once the skies over parts of Brazil opened up, the 2014 FIFA World Cup sprung…

Spain-Netherlands Analysis: Dutch Delight Breathes Life Into 2014 World Cup

Spain-Netherlands Analysis: Dutch Delight Breathes Life Into 2014 World Cup

Thank you, Robin van Persie. Thank you, Netherlands national football team. Thank you for saving…

2014 World Cup Day 1 Lessons: Neymar, Referees, Protests Take Center Stage

2014 World Cup Day 1 Lessons: Neymar, Referees, Protests Take Center Stage

For the last six months, every media outlet, old and new, has been telling you…

Brazil-Croatia Analysis: Neymar Flashy In World Cup Debut, But Doubts Remain

Brazil-Croatia Analysis: Neymar Flashy In World Cup Debut, But Doubts Remain

Most expect Brazil to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup. I still don’t. “Neymar is…

USA-Nigeria Analysis: Jozy Altidore, Team USA Show Readiness For World Cup

USA-Nigeria Analysis: Jozy Altidore, Team USA Show Readiness For World Cup

The United States men’s national soccer team is ready to go to Brazil. No, Team…

Mexico-Portugal Analysis: National Teams As Ready For World Cup As Brazil Itself

Mexico-Portugal Analysis: National Teams As Ready For World Cup As Brazil Itself

FOXBORO, Mass. — Six days before the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazil…

USA-Turkey Analysis: Jekyll-And-Hyde Performance Teaches Valuable Lessons

USA-Turkey Analysis: Jekyll-And-Hyde Performance Teaches Valuable Lessons

The least important aspect of the United States’ 2-1 victory over Turkey was the result…

Champions League Final Analysis: Real Madrid Blows Past Stranded Atletico Madrid

Champions League Final Analysis: Real Madrid Blows Past Stranded Atletico Madrid

Neither Real Madrid nor Atletico Madrid will ever forget the wild ride that was the…