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'Women's bums for target practice,' most sexist 2014 video?

Antwerp - Trainers at the Antwerp Football Club hit on a way to focus players’ attention on perfecting accuracy of shots. But the clip showing players shooting at models' bums has sparked outrage among feminists who say it is the most degrading video of 2014.

Three Indonesian clubs fined by FIFA for Twitter leaks

Persebaya Surabaya, Persires Bali Devata and PSIS Semarang have all received hefty fines for publishing confidential transfer data through Twitter.

Fifa World Cup investigator comes out against 'erroneous' summary

Fifa was thisclose to tidying up claims of shady bid practices on the parts of cities competing for the privilege of hosting the next two World Cups, only to have its lead investigator call the report "erroneous" just hours later.

Op-Ed: Real Madrid vs Barcelona lives up to the hype

When two of the world’s best two clubs meet, a good match is always to be expected. But with the summer additions of South American superstars Luis Suarez and James Rodriguez, El Clasico has hit new heights.

Premier League club refunds fans after embarrassing performance

Sunderland - Sunderland fans who travelled across the country to see their team humiliated by Southampton will have the price of their tickets refunded by the club.

Footballer dies after goal celebration goes terribly wrong

What was supposed to be a moment of elation quickly turned into one of great sadness, as an Indian footballer died after his acrobatic goal celebration went terribly wrong.

Jack Wilshere needs to make a statement this year

It was a night that left many believing a new English star was born. Following one of the best individual performances since the turn of the millennium –– orchestrated by Lionel Messi –– 12 months prior, Arsenal received an opportunity at retribut

Bar Russia from hosting 2018 soccer World Cup — UK Deputy PM

London - The UK’s Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, has called for Russia to be stripped of its scheduled hosting of the 2018 World Cup soccer finals.

Palestinian supporters storm pitch, fight with Israeli players

Bischofshofen - As the conflict in the Middle East rages on, its effects seem to be felt everywhere. Hatred between both pro-Israel and pro-Palestine supporters is becoming more apparent throughout the world.

Op-Ed: Concussion care should be determined by doctors

Calls for doctors to have the last word on whether soccer players will return to the pitch have escalated after recent World Cup events.

FIFA World Cup actually boosted productivity at work

The whole world’s attention was on the FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The television ratings scored huge points during the games as a significant portion of world population turned their television on for the games.

Video: Canadian fimmakers lampoon soccer flopping trend

Niagara - All of us are at least a little stunned when we see blatant flopping in soccer. A small team of Canadian filmmakers have made a video poking fun at the ridiculousness of a few fouls.

Algeria's World Cup team will donate $9m salary to Gaza

The Algerian national football team has announced that it will donate the salary earned from the World Cup to the people of the Gaza Strip.

Op-Ed: Crushed — U.S. dream dies with defeat to Belgium

Crushing. That's the only way to describe it for US soccer fans. Outclassed by Belgium all game, the United States had an incredible opportunity to win in regulation and whiffed right on the doorstep.

Waffle House calls for boycott of Belgium Waffles

World Cup fever is alive and well in the United States, as evidenced by a popular restaurant chain's decision to request a boycott of a well known and loved breakfast staple.

United States v Belgium — brief preview

Salvador - Just over 24 hours from now, the United States Men's National Team will stare down the barrel of elimination for the first time at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

USA advances to next round in the World Cup

Recife - The United States has survived the so called "group of death" and will advance to the round of 16 in the World Cup. The US didn't perform their best on Thursday, but it was enough to advance.

Middle East football fans enjoy and endure the World Cup

Wall-to-wall television coverage of the World Cup in Brazil has been made available across the Middle East for the first time with this completion. A new survey reveals exactly how people plan to enjoy (or otherwise) the tournament.

First female European soccer coach quits after hours on the job

After making headlines all over the world for being the first woman to manage a European soccer team Coach Helena Costa has resigned only a few hours after getting the job.

Video: Watch Uruguay's Luis Suarez bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini

Uruguay literally took a bite out of the Italy squad today as striker Luis Suarez allegedly bit Italian defender Chiellini in the shoulder in the 79th minute of Uruguay’s final Group G World Cup game against Italy.

Op-Ed: World Cup 2014—A story of love and hate

Few things in human history have demonstrated an ability to transcend the barriers of time, culture, race and class as effectively as competitive sport.

World Cup: Watch Messi score this last-minute game-winning goal

One of the biggest World Cup stars shone brightly in the 90th minute of the Argentina-Iran match Saturday afternoon. Lionel Messi struck a gorgeous goal to give his Argentina squad a crucial 1-0 victory over Iran.

A guide on how to stream every World Cup match live online

Aside from the games shown by ESPN, ever wonder how you can watch specific World Cup match live on the Internet? Check out the many ways you can catch the games via sites dedicated to streaming World Cup matches.

Spain loses two kings in 24 hours

Rio De Janeiro - Just a few hours after officially losing King Juan Carlos to abdication, Spain lost its title as the King of Football. With their second poor showing in less than a week, the Spanish national soccer team has been eliminated from the World Cup.

VIDEO: The best save of the World Cup, thanks to Mexico's Ochoa

Soccer fans were treated to what is likely the best save of the World Cup...so far. Mexico's Guillermo Ochoa soared across the goal-line to save a spot-on header from Brazil's Neymar. Video of the stunning save is going viral.

World Cup 2014: How far will the Italian team spirit take them?

Manaus - England lost to Italy in Brazil's Amazon on Saturday after the Azzurri team won 2-1 in their first Group D match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Just how far will the Italian team spirit take Italy in this year's World Cup matches?

Paralyzed man kicks off World Cup (video)

Juliano Pinto, a 29-year-old Brazilian man, wore a robotic suit linked to brain-machine interface (BMI) and nudged a soccer ball with his foot at the Sao Paulo’s Corinthians Arena, to kick-off the World Cup.

World Cup: Watch the stunning header goal by Robin Van Persie

Video is surfacing of one of the most incredible goals of the 2014 World Cup...so far. The Netherlands' Robin Van Persie headed in a goal to tie the match versus Spain in the 43th minute.

2014 World Cup to stream in 4K ultra HD

According to the BBC, three World Cup football matches being played in Brazil this summer will be streamed in ultra high-definition (UHD).

David Villa signs with Major League Soccer club New York City FC

Spanish international striker David Villa will join Major League Soccer expansion club New York City FC on a three-year deal.
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Mesut Özil is making news for his charity donations in addition to his soccer play.
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Henry keeps the ball away from Toronto FC forward Peri Marosevic
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Dion Dublin clapping his hands, but watch out for the fist.
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The 'millenium coin' the SF Soccer Referee Association uses for matches.
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New York Red Bulls striker Thierry Henry celebrates his late game-tying goal Saturday night at BMO Field
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Canadian national team coach Stephen Hart
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Mark Roberts watches as the ball heads goalwards
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The Manchester United stadium
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