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Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Brazilian police arrested on Monday a director from the FIFA partner company handling World Cup ticket packages, accusing him of leading a network that illegally sold game passes.
When Alejandro Sabella was handed the task of reviving Argentina's fortunes after a poor campaign at the 2011 Copa America, not everyone in his homeland was convinced he was the right man.
'Magician' Sabella has the magic touch at Cup
Real Madrid legend di Stefano dies aged 88
Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano, considered of the greatest soccer players ever, died in a Spanish hospital on Monday aged 88, drawing tributes from around the sporting world.
Despite worries, beer flows at World Cup arenas
It has been a common sight at World Cup games: huge lines of fans buying beer inside stadiums before returning home with stacks of empty souvenir cups in their hands.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
As Brazil and Germany prepare to do battle in their World Cup semi-final on Wednesday, old stereotypes of both countries' soccer philosophies are being rewritten.
Belgium coach Marc Wilmots and his players will return home from Brazil with a sense of unfulfilled promise, despite reaching the quarterfinals of the team's first World Cup for a dozen years.
Dutch, Argentine duel stokes memories of 1978 final
Argentina and the Netherlands prepare to meet again on South American soil in Wednesday's second World Cup semi-final, 36 years on from their encounter in the final of the controversial 1978 tournament in Buenos Aires.
The World Cup semi-finals start Wednesday. Here are five that have already left a mark on soccer history: 1954: Hungary 4, Uruguay 2
Monday, July 7, 2014
Van Gaal leads Dutch to World Cup semifinals
Louis van Gaal made the call, and Tim Krul made the saves. In another move that will only add to his reputation as a tactical mastermind, the Netherlands coach led his team into the World Cup semifinals after bringing on Krul with seconds remaining in extra time.
Gonzalo Higuain goal sends Argentina to semis, Belgium home
For once Lionel Messi didn't carry Argentina on his shoulders. He didn't have to.
  
  
  
  
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