Category Archives: FIFA World Cup

Players threaten legal action over artificial turf at Women’s World Cup

A group of players including superstars Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan are threatening legal action over planned artificial fields at the 2015 World Cup. Continue reading »

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Blatter keen on possible Canada bid for men’s World Cup

Blatter says Canada is ready to host a Men’s World Cup, as the CSA prepares a bid for 2026. Continue reading »

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FIFA lifts Nigerian Football Federation suspension

By MIKE GRAMAJO FIFA has decided to lift the Nigerian Football Federation’s international ban, it announced Friday. The suspension was lifted because “statutory order has been reinstated at the NFF and the legitimate bodies reinstalled,” FIFA said in a statement. Nigeria’s … Continue reading »

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SBI 2014 World Cup Diary: Entry 6

Photo by Steven Limentani/ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO BRASILIA, Brazil — All good things must come to an end. Unfortunately. No, I didn’t make it all the way though until the end of the World Cup like Ives but I did … Continue reading »

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SBI’s 2014 World Cup Best XI

There were plenty of strong showings at the recently-concluded 2014 World Cup, and SBI has identified its Best XI first team, second team and third team. Continue reading »

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World Cup final breaks USA TV ratings records

More than 26.5 million people in the USA watched the World Cup final, making it the most-watched World Cup final in American history. Continue reading »

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