Category: World Cup 2014

Van Gaal, Mourinho, and Ancelotti makes 10-man shortlist for FIFA World Coach of the Year Award

FIFA have announced on Tuesday morning the 10-man shortlist for the FIFA World Coach of the Year Award. The stand out candidates must be World Cup winner Joachim Loew...

“The 2022 World Cup will not take place in Qatar” – Theo Zwanziger

Theo Zwanziger, member of the executive committee of world football’s governing body FIFA, has made assurances that the 2022 World Cup might not take place in Qatar....

Mertesacker retires from international football

Germany defender Per Mertesacker has announced his decision to retire from international football, few weeks after Germany’s World Cup triumph in Brazil. The...

Germany players damaged World Cup trophy in celebrations

The president of the German football federation, Wolfgang Niersbach, has confirmed that their World Cup trophy was damaged during the team’s celebrations. Singer...

PHOTOS: Victorious Germany squad touch down in Berlin

The victorious Germany squad that beat Argentina 1-0 in the World Cup final at the Maracana stadium on Sunday to lift their fourth title have arrived home amidst...

Wenger: Nigeria suffered organisational problem at the World Cup

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger, who worked as a pundit for French TV Eurosport at the World Cup has blamed Nigeria and Africa countries’ failure in Brazil purely on...

Blatter and Maradona surprised by Messi’s Golden Ball award

FIFA president Sepp Blatter and Argentina ‘football Lord’ Diego Maradona have both revealed they were surprised and disappointed about Lionel Messi’s...

Germany are 2014 World champions

It was a dramatic and emotional end to the 20th FIFA World Cup on Sunday night at the famous Maraca stadium in Brazil, as a stunning extra-time goal from Mario Goetze...

Loew: Goetze proved he’s better than Messi

World Cup winning coach Joachim Loew has hailed his hero Mario Goetze who scored a stunning volley deep into extra-time at the Maracana on Sunday night to hand Germany...

Brazil coach Scolari sacked

Brazilian network TV Globo has reported the termination of Luiz Felipe Scolari’s appointment as coach of the country’s national team, the Seleção...