cbs4 My 33 Header Logo

2014 FIFA World Cup

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 13: Head coach Joachim Loew of Germany looks on as his team reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina at Maracana on July 13, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Germany Wins Battle For Fourth World Cup Crown

Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.

07/13/2014

Germany's coach Joachim Loew looks on during a Round of 16 football match between Germany and Algeria at Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 30, 2014. (Source: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

German Coach Loew Needs A Title To Prove He’s A Winner

Joachim Loew has shaped a talented German generation into an entertaining and successful team with a history of near misses. Germany needs to beat Argentina in Sunday’s World Cup decider to finally make Loew a winner.

07/13/2014

Argentina's coach Alejandro Sabella shouts during the semi-final football match between Netherlands and Argentina of the FIFA World Cup at The Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 (Source: PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Argentina Coach Says ‘Perfect Game’ Required To Beat Germany

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella is looking for perfection against Germany in Sunday’s World Cup final.

07/13/2014

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JULY 12: The Netherlands celebrate with their medals after defeating Brazil 3-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Third Place Playoff match between Brazil and the Netherlands at Estadio Nacional on July 12, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Netherlands Beats Host Brazil 3-0 To Finish 3rd

Dutch coach Louis Van Gaal is trying to motivate his players for the third-place match against Brazil by giving them the mission of becoming the only Dutch squad to finish a World Cup unbeaten in regular play.

07/12/2014

Fabio Grosso of Italy scores the winning penalty in a penalty shootout at the end of the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Final match between Italy and France at the Olympic Stadium on July 9, 2006 in Berlin, Germany.  (Source: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Top World Cup Final Matches

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Final is now set, with its two participants earning their way into the match in very different ways. First it was Germany absolutely demolishing host nation Brazil by the score of 7-1. Brazil fell behind 5-0 before the 30th minute was over, a result as shocking to the worldwide audience as it was to all the Brazilians both in attendance in Belo Horizonte and across the country.

07/10/2014

Thomas Mueller of Germany celebrates scoring his team's first goal past Julio Cesar of Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.  (Source: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Germany Win Over Brazil Sets Twitter Sports Record

It won’t be what Brazil’s fans will remember, but the first World Cup semifinal is the most tweeted-about sports event in Twitter history.

07/09/2014

Netherlands' forward Robin van Persie kicks a penalty during the penalty shootout after the extra time in the quarter-final football match between Netherlands and Costa Rica at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 5, 2014. (Source: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Dutch Captain Van Persie May Miss Semifinal Match

Dutch captain and all-time top scorer Robin van Persie is in doubt for the World Cup semifinal against Argentina after succumbing to a stomach problem.

07/09/2014

Lionel Messi of Argentina looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil.  (Source: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Netherlands And Argentina Compete For Spot In World Cup Final

The World Cup’s best dribblers – Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben – face off when Argentina and Netherlands meet in the semifinals.

07/09/2014

Germany's (R) and Brazil's (L) flags are displayed next to the FIFA flag at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on July 7, 2014 on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final between Germany and Brazil. (Source: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Brazil Faces Germany In World Cup Semifinal

Even without Neymar, Brazil’s show must go on. The World Cup hosts, now forced to play without their injured superstar, will face Germany on Tuesday for a spot in next weekend’s final.

07/08/2014

Ivan Perisic of Croatia celebrates a first half goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Croatia at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Source: Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

FIFA: All Doping Samples Clean At World Cup

FIFA says all samples have tested clean in its World Cup anti-doping program, though no unannounced controls have been made in Brazil.

07/07/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,467 other followers