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…

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…

Brazil-Croatia Live: Neymar, Oscar Goals Give Hosts Win In 2014 World Cup Opener

Brazil-Croatia Live: Neymar, Oscar Goals Give Hosts Win In 2014 World Cup Opener

Final, 3-1 Brazil: It’s over. The referee blows the final whistle, and Brazil takes all…

World Cup Group H Preview: Belgium, Russia To Offer Glimpse Into Future

World Cup Group H Preview: Belgium, Russia To Offer Glimpse Into Future

Group H of the 2014 FIFA World Cup contains potential world champions … in 2018….

World Cup Group G Preview: ‘Group Of Death’ To Produce Biggest Surprise

World Cup Group G Preview: ‘Group Of Death’ To Produce Biggest Surprise

Group G is the dreaded “Group of Death” at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and…

World Cup Group F Preview: Argentina To Breeze Past Opponents

World Cup Group F Preview: Argentina To Breeze Past Opponents

Group F of the 2014 FIFA World Cup can only have one winner: Argentina. As…

World Cup Group E Preview: Tiebreaker To Separate France, Ecuador, Switzerland

World Cup Group E Preview: Tiebreaker To Separate France, Ecuador, Switzerland

Group E is perhaps the most unpredictable of all the groups at the 2014 FIFA…

World Cup Group D Preview: Uruguay Depending On Half-Fit Luis Suarez

World Cup Group D Preview: Uruguay Depending On Half-Fit Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez always was going to be the center of attention in Group D of…

World Cup Group C Preview: Japan Pins Hopes On European-Based Players

World Cup Group C Preview: Japan Pins Hopes On European-Based Players

If there’s ever a wide-open, yet tight, group at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Group…

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…

USA-Nigeria Live: Jozy Altidore Fires Team USA To Win Against Super Eagles

USA-Nigeria Live: Jozy Altidore Fires Team USA To Win Against Super Eagles

Final, 2-1 United States: It’s over in Jacksonville, Fla. The United States downs the Super…

Mexico-Portugal Live: Portugal Defeats Mexico On Bruno Alves’ Surprisingly Late Goal

Mexico-Portugal Live: Portugal Defeats Mexico On Bruno Alves’ Surprisingly Late Goal

Final, 1-0: It’s over at Gillette Stadium. Portugal wins thanks to Alves’ late heroics. The…

World Cup Group B Preview: Thin Margins Could Lead To Dutch Doldrums

World Cup Group B Preview: Thin Margins Could Lead To Dutch Doldrums

Eyes initially bulged after FIFA assembled Group B at the 2014 World Cup Draw last…

World Cup Group A Preview: Brazil Should Coast To Knockout Rounds

World Cup Group A Preview: Brazil Should Coast To Knockout Rounds

Other than death and taxes, there’s one guarantee in life: Brazil will advance to knockout…

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…

USA-Turkey Live: Fabian Johnson, Clint Dempsey Lead Team USA Past Turkey

USA-Turkey Live: Fabian Johnson, Clint Dempsey Lead Team USA Past Turkey

Final, 2-1 United States: Game over. Team USA holds on for the victory. The U.S….

USA-Azerbaijan Live: Substitutes Power U.S. Past Azeris In World Cup Warm-Up

USA-Azerbaijan Live: Substitutes Power U.S. Past Azeris In World Cup Warm-Up

Final, 2-0 United States: Game over. The U.S. wins the first game of its World…