Oh Ghana, not again. For the last two World Cups, the road to the semifinals for the United States went through Ghana. And it’s been a dead end. In South Africa in 2010, the U.S. surrendered a goal in extra time to lose 2-1 in …
The sports giant has called it the “brazuca” and its bound for the globe’s most competitive pitch at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The last World Cup ball made the company $650 million and caused nightmares for goal keepers
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South Africa — a country of some 50 million people — spent around $2.7 billion to stage the 2010 World Cup. Brazil’s 2014 World Cup costs have been rising, and have driven recent mass protests: how can a government pour so much money into sports, when so many citizens lack access to basic health care and education? Brazil has 192
The Americans are a good bet to make the World Cup. But there’s plenty of work to do before they get there.
In the lead-up to the Champions League final, we kept hearing about the new era of German football as the perfect complement to that nation’s dominant economy. The final score tells a different story