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Germany crowned as 2014 FIFA World Cup winners

Germany crowned as 2014 FIFA World Cup winners

Germany topple Argentina 1-0 in the final match thanks to the single goal scored by Bayern Munich attacking midfielder Mario Gotze in extra time

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Brazil nervous over World Cup semifinal without Neymar
08.07.2014

Brazil nervous over World Cup semifinal without Neymar

While most Brazilians remain optimistic, many admit they are troubled by Neymar's exit from the World Cup, ahead of Tuesday's clash against Germany.

World Cup ticket scam 'ringleader' arrested in Brazil
08.07.2014

World Cup ticket scam 'ringleader' arrested in Brazil

Rio de Janeiro police have arrested the chief of a FIFA partner company who they say is the leader of an international World Cup ticket scam

World Cup ticket scam leader 'called FIFA 900 times'
07.07.2014

World Cup ticket scam leader 'called FIFA 900 times'

An investigation by a Brazilian TV show reveals the leader of an international World Cup ticket scam, which was broken up by Brazilian police last week, made 900 calls to a FIFA official

World Cup ready for final-four showdown
07.07.2014

World Cup ready for final-four showdown

Germany face Brazil and Argentina take on the Netherlands as the favorites from football's rival continents reach the semifinals.

Potential Brazil-Argentina final fuels historic rivalry
06.07.2014

Potential Brazil-Argentina final fuels historic rivalry

Provocative chants and chance of a clash in the final heats up historically intense football rivalry.