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World Cup Fever: IV

It’s all over, the dust has settled, and I think it’s fair to say that the best team of the tournament won. As with South Africa 2010, it took a solitary extra time goal to settle the final – but thankfully, Germany and Argentina served up a far better game than Spain and the Netherlands managed to four years ago. 137 more words


World Cup Wrap Part 2

Some more thoughts on some of the highlights and lowlights from the just ended World Cup.

Gonzalo Higuain celebrates

Most strikers are well versed in the art of goal celebrations. 1,202 more words


Germany makes history in winning its fourth World Cup

Sometimes the game is simple. You get a few chances, you put one in the net and hope your opponent fails to do the same. 1,082 more words

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A look at some FIFA World Cup memes

Now that football fans wind down after an intense month of FIFA World Cup action, here is a look at the best the internet had to offer during the final game, won 1-0 by Germany over Argentina. 878 more words


PHOTOS: Reliving the 2014 World Cup final, in pictures

They say a picture paints a thousands words.

Well, these snaps could perhaps depict even more. After 24-years without winning a World Cup, Germany finally delivered on the biggest stage of all to delight a nation. 308 more words

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Germany vs Argentina: World Cup Final Review

The World Cup final, a game that all involved would have been dreaming about all of their lives and one that takes more focus and preparation than any other. 725 more words

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Argentina can hold their heads high despite World Cup final defeat to Germany

‘Second place is the first losers’ spot,’ said Carlos Bilardo, the man who managed Argentina to their triumph in the 1986 World Cup (and to second place in 1990). 528 more words