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World Cup kisses goodbye to Africa
Nigeria and Algeria made World Cup history for Africa and now leave with their heads held high.
US says Jozy Altidore available to play vs Belgium
Jozy Altidore is available to play for the United States in Tuesday's World Cup second-round game against Belgium, but it does not appear the forward is ready to return to the starting lineup.
Suarez apologizes for biting opponent at World Cup
After a few days of reflection, Luis Suarez acknowledged what millions saw on TV — he did bite an opponent during a game at the World Cup. In addition, he said he's sorry about it, and promised it will never happen again.
Dutch, Costa Ricans advance to quarterfinal match
Regulation time doesn't seem to mean much at this stage, judging by the way Netherlands, Costa Rica and Brazil have advanced through the first of the World Cup knockout rounds.
U.S. Soccer has entered new era
Thursday’s match with Germany was not the biggest moment in United States soccer history. It is the new expectation.
For the second time in as many World Cups, the Americans have advanced to the knockout stage of the tournament. It’s the first time in history they’ve done that.
Jermaine Jones makes plays across field for US
With both his current team and his former one on to the World Cup’s knockout rounds, Jermaine Jones approached the German players and offered his best wishes.
- Belgium beats South Korea 1-0, wins Group H
FIFA bans Suarez for 4 months for biting opponent
FIFA banned Uruguay striker Luis Suarez from all football activities for four months on Thursday for biting an opponent at the World Cup, a punishment that rules him out of the rest of the tournament and the start of the upcoming Premier League season.
Cameron replaced by Gonzalez for US vs Germany
Center back Geoff Cameron has been replaced in the U.S. lineup for its game against Germany after his mistakes helped lead to both of Portugal’s goals in the Americans’ last match.
For US fans stuck at work, a streaming milestone
The first two U.S. games at this World Cup kicked off at favorable times for watching on television back home.
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