Soccer Timeline

Neymar’s Back Injury On The Mend, Should Be Ready For Start Of Season

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Any soccer fan watching the 2014 World Cup quarterfinal between Colombia and Brazil, winced in pain when they saw how Neymar suffered his back injury. Now, a few weeks after the tournament ended for the Brazilian striker, he says he is recovering nicely and getting ready to start La Liga’s season with Barcelona. It’s been… Read more »

FIFA 2014 World Cup Wrap Up: Memories Of A Great Tournament

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Although the usual suspects eventually triumphed, the 2014 World Cup was still a tournament full of surprises, both good and bad. Many have called it the best ever, and while we don’t know if that’s indeed true, it was one incredible month of world class football. For those who love football — or soccer if… Read more »

World Cup 2014: Winners And Losers

World Cup 2014: winners and losers.

Now that the 2014 World Cup is in the history books, we take a look at the main players and how they did compared to expectations. There were clearly some winners and losers — including some shockers — in this Brazil tournament that in the end, went off without an apparent hitch. LOSERS Brazil The… Read more »

Lionel Messi Would Give Away All His Titles For World Cup

Messi thinks about what might have been.

In the end, not even the great Lionel Messi could stop Germany’s machine from winning the 2014 World Cup and even though the Argentinian striker won the Golden Ball — awarded to the best player of the tournament — it was little consolation. Ahead of the final match — where one of the best to… Read more »