England won’t win the World Cup: Paul Scholes

England won’t win the World Cup: Paul Scholes

Former England midfielder Paul Scholes believes Roy Hodgson’s men have “no chance” of winning the World Cup in Brazil next summer. England finished top of World Cup qualifying Group H to book their safe passage into next summer’s tournament but lost their final two games of 2013, friendlies against Chile and Germany. “It will be(…)

FIFA World Cup Golden Glove Winners list

FIFA World Cup Golden Glove Winners list

The Golden Glove Award is awarded to the best goalkeeper of the tournament, who denies the opposition many chances of scoring & thus saves his team. The award was named the Yashin Award before 2010, in honor of the late Soviet goalkeeper Lev Yashin. FIFA recognises the top goalkeeper of the tournament based on the player’s performance throughout the final competition. Although goalkeepers have this(…)

Winners of the FIFA Fair Play Trophy

Winners of the FIFA Fair Play Trophy

The FIFA Fair Play Trophy is given to the team with the best record of fair play during the World Cup final tournament. The winners of this award earn the FIFA Fair Play Trophy for each player and official, a diploma, a fair play medal, and $50,000 worth of football equipment that is to be used for youth development. However, only(…)

FIFA World Cup Golden Ball Winners

FIFA World Cup Golden Ball Winners

The Golden Ball award is presented to the best player at each FIFA World Cup. The shortlist of players is drawn up by the FIFA technical committee and the winner voted for by representatives of the media. Those players who finish as runners-up receive the Silver Ball and Bronze Ball awards as the second and third most outstanding players in the(…)

FIFA World Cup Top Goal Scorers (Golden Boot)

FIFA World Cup Top Goal Scorers (Golden Boot)

The Golden Boot or Golden Shoe Award goes to the top goalscorer of the FIFA World Cup. It was introduced at the 1930 FIFA World Cup. The record for the most goals at a single World Cup is 13 by Frenchman Just Fontaine in 1958, which he achieved in six games. The all time top goal scorer in the World Cup(…)

2014 FIFA World Cup Telecast Channels across the World

2014 FIFA World Cup Telecast Channels across the World

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest single-event sporting competition in the World. It is also the most widely viewed competition, even more than the Olympics. In fact, an estimated 715.1 million people watched the final match of the 2006 FIFA World Cup held in Germany. Watch the live streaming of fifa world cup 2014(…)

Messi: I’m happy Ronaldo will be at the World Cup

Messi: I’m happy Ronaldo will be at the World Cup

Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi has said he is happy to see Cristiano Ronaldo qualify for the World Cup and it is good that the best teams will compete in Brazil. Ronaldo, 28, scored a brilliant hat trick against Sweden in the second leg of their playoff to ensure that Portugal go through to(…)

Blatter: Ronaldo is outstanding but Messi still my favorite

Blatter: Ronaldo is outstanding but Messi still my favorite

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has expressed his appreciation for Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo but said he still prefers Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. The 77 year old has been facing heavy criticism recently for his comments on Ronaldo, saying the Portuguese “spends more time at the hairdresser”, with several figures quick to condemn the remarks. Blatter has(…)

32 Qualified Teams for the 2014 World Cup

32 Qualified Teams for the 2014 World Cup

As Uruguay played out a 0-0 draw against Jordan in the second leg of their international playoff, they claimed the 32nd and final spot at next year’s World Cup in Brazil. While Ibrahimovic and Sweden miss out thanks to the brilliance of Cristiano Ronaldo, almost all other favorites (including the previous eight winners) have qualified for the(…)

Mexico Jersey for the 2014 World Cup [Official]

Mexico Jersey for the 2014 World Cup [Official]

Mexico have qualified for the 2014 World Cup and that means they are going to wear their new jersey in Brazil, which was unveiled earlier in October, by Adidas. The new jersey features a bi tonal green base, to form a unique and premium design, while the elegant white touches on the chest, sleeves and(…)

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