Football World Cup

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All roads lead to Berlin

Fans began arriving overnight to secure good spots to welcome home coach Joachim Loew’s team and the trophy.

FIFA points to history, defends Luis Suarez ban

Suarez was expelled from the WC in Brazil and banned from international soccer for nine competitive games.

Upsetting the field

At the World Cup, a radical rearrangement of the game’s traditional power equations.

FIFA World Cup: France top group after lively draw

France topped with seven points while Switzerland finished on six, Ecuador ended with four and Honduras none.

FIFA World Cup: All that magical Lionel Messi touches turns to goals

Lionel Messi had his best match of the World Cup so far, scoring twice in the first half.

Suarez lawyer alleges European conspiracy

Soccer’s world governing body is investigating the incident during Tuesday’s Group D match in Natal which has made headlines around the world.

The defence: Luis Suarez thrust shoulder

Suarez blames Italy defender Chiellini for triggering urge to bite; FIFA officially charges striker.

Rio swings to football by day and Samba at night

Not a speck of ground is visible as people sway and swing in time to the joyous, simple beats of simple instruments.

Scenario for Portugal: Goal glut or go home

Ronaldo’s Portugal must beat Ghana, preferably by several goals, to have any hope of progressing.

FIFA World Cup: The fantastic Mr Klinsmann

Having taken Germany to the semis in 2006, he has now invested USA with the pace and strength of his old side.

Grabbing a bite

Because footballer Luis Suarez was hungry for more

So near, yet so far: A sorry tale of fans who fell just short

Half an hour before kick-off, the fan zone is brimming. Brimming in a funeral-like silence.

FIFA World Cup: France’s new order has Deschamps written all over it

Coach Deschamps embodies Michel Platini’s dictum that football is all about control.

FIFA World Cup: Standing on the left foot

Messi has carried his team so far but the table-topping Albiceleste will hope for an all-round show against Nigeria.

Neymar takes Brazil by the hand, guide them into KOs

Mexico finished level on seven points with Brazil thanks to their 3-1 victory over Croatia.