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2014 Week 28 Day 7

2014 Week 28 Day 7 – The kids at school made decorations for the world cup and hung them out on the railings. Barnaby was rather cross with his teacher for doing this after it rained one day; “didn’t she know they’d get ruined?”


World Cup Fever: How malleable is German identity?

In 2006 Germany hosted the World Cup; it also organized a social-marketing campaign for the sole purpose of revamping and re-solidifying patriotism. These things, i.e. national pride, rarely happen organically, particularly for countries with strong regional identities and histories of division. 1,402 more words

Citizenship And Identity

Lotto Sport Italia cashes in on Costa Rica jerseys

Costa Rica has been a World Cup revelation, reaching the quarter-finals for the first time and their success has proved an unexpected bonus for Lotto Sport Italia. 357 more words

Soccer News

Waiting for 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup  will take place from August 30 to September 14 in Spain. The six towns involved in the event are: Madrid, Barcelona, Las Palmas, Seville, Granada and Barakaldo. 56 more words

2014 Fiba World Cup

Manchester United ‘make €60m offer’ for Serie A midfielder

since Louis van Gaal’s appointment. Juventus have previously denied that the Chilean midfielder will leave, although he is said to be having discussions with new head coach… 240 more words


James Rodriguez and Luis Suarez Aren't 'Unnecessary'

Okay, I’m finally putting this whole controversy to rest. All I have been seeing is how unnecessary it was for Real Madrid to sign the World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez. 894 more words