World Cup Brazil

FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Miroslav Klose of Germany scores his team's second goal past Fatawu Dauda of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Germany and Ghana at Castelao on June 21, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Germany Draws 2-2 With Ghana At World Cup

Ghana held Germany to a 2-2 draw on Saturday despite veteran striker Miroslav Klose coming on as a substitute to tie the World Cup scoring record with the equalizer in their Group G match.


Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal during their Group F football match against Argentina with a last minute goal at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil on June 21, 2014. AFP PHOTO / PEDRO UGARTE (Source: PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Messi Gives Argentina 1-0 Cup Win Over Iran

Lionel Messi scored a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 victory over Iran on Saturday and secure his team’s place in the second round of the World Cup.


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Iran Coach: Argentina Match To Be Most Important In Iran’s Futbol History

After stuttering in the early stages of in its opening match, Argentina’s attack will need to use all its talent to find a way to break through Iran’s stubborn defense in its second Group F game.


Croatia's defender Danijel Pranjic (R) is tackled by Cameroon's defender Nicolas Nkoulou during the Group A football match between Cameroon and Croatia at The Amazonia Arena in Manaus on June 18, 2014, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. (Source: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

Mandzukic Scores 2 As Croatia Beats Cameroon 4-0

Mario Mandzukic scored two goals Wednesday to keep Croatia in the mix at the World Cup with a 4-0 win over 10-man Cameroon, which will be going home after the group stage.


Pedro Rodrigeuz of Spain challenges Eugenio Mena of Chile during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Source: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Spain’s World Cup Reign Ended By 2-0 Loss To Chile

Defending champion Spain, the dominant global football power for the past six years, was eliminated from World Cup contention Wednesday with a 2-0 loss to Chile.


FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: Fans arrive before the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup match between Mexico and Brazil at Castelao Stadium on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Drawlio Joca/Getty Images)

Mexico Holds Host Brazil To 0-0 Draw At World Cup

He was called a hero and a savior by his Mexican teammates. His Brazilian opponents said he produced miracles.


Switzerland's forward Haris Seferovic (R) celebrates after scoring during a Group E football match between Switzerland and Ecuador at the Mane Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 2014. Switzerland won 2-1. AFP PHOTO/ ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT (Source: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Switzerland Beats Ecuador 2-1

A goal deep in stoppage-time by Haris Seferovic gave Switzerland a dramatic 2-1 victory over Ecuador in their Group E opener at the World Cup on Sunday.


French fans cheer before the Group E football match between France and Honduras at the Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 2014. AFP PHOTO / RODRIGO ARANGUA (Source: RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

France Takes On Honduras At World Cup

Learning a hard lesson from its traumatic World Cup experience of four years ago has made France a stronger force, and the players are cautiously optimistic they can go far this time around.


Colombia's midfielder Juan Guillermo Cuadrado (L) vies with Greece's midfielder Kostas Katsouranis (R) during a Group C football match between Colombia and Greece at the Mineirao Arena in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014. (Source: EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)

Colombia Beats Greece 3-0

Colombia started its firstWorld Cup campaign in 16 years in dazzling fashion, beating Greece 3-0 with goals from Pablo Armero, Teofilo Gutierrez and James Rodriguez in the Group C opener on Saturday.


Football fans are draped in Uruguay's flags, as they walk near Castelao Stadium in Fortaleza ahead of the Group D football match between Uruguay and Costa Rica during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014. (Source: DANIEL GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Costa Rica Set To Play Uruguay In World Cup Saturday

-Uruguay surprised the world with a run to the semi-finals of the last World Cup, but will need to be at its best to even make it to the knockout stages four years on.