World Cup Blog: Germany in the World Cup Final

by Vanessa Abel, @leatherandabel Schland… Well, today is the big day. Germany is in the World Cup Final. I have to say that the general games have been very irritating for me. So to watch Brazil get thrashed felt wonderful. The South American teams “football” attempts have been full of “falls”, “stumbles” and “injuries”. Their [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:53+00:00 July 13th, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, Soccer|Comments Off on World Cup Blog: Germany in the World Cup Final

World Cup Blog: The Last Game

by Momen Mamdouh, @momenovic  One month has passed away so fast that we still remember Brazil’s fake penalty against Croatia as it was yesterday. Now we have to wait another 4 years to see that festival again hoping to see my country (Egypt) playing in it. World Cup 2014: Fans cheering after the 7:1 victory [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:54+00:00 July 11th, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, Soccer|Comments Off on World Cup Blog: The Last Game

World Cup Blog: Germany vs. Argentina – World Cup Final Preview

by Joshua Burns The Final two teams have been decided, and Argentina will get to face off with Germany in the World Cup finale on Sunday at the Estádio Maracanãin Rio. With both teams looking for their first victory in over 20 years, the fans of both nations will be anxiously awaiting the final result.   [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:54+00:00 July 10th, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, Soccer|Comments Off on World Cup Blog: Germany vs. Argentina – World Cup Final Preview

World Cup Blog: Will the World Cup never end?

by Vanessa Abel No lions on a shirt… Ugh. It seems the football will never end. It just goes on and on. Can’t they just play more matches per day or something? Football/Soccer vs. Rugby It’s depressing as I have no one to cheer for. Of course we were routing for England to [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:54+00:00 July 10th, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, Soccer|Comments Off on World Cup Blog: Will the World Cup never end?

World Cup Blog: Not What Was Expected

by Matt Lines, @inmanicputer  This blog piece was originally titled “No winner in sight” with the discussion being about how all 4 of the teams going into the semi-final had yet to perform and that to pick a winner would almost be foolhardy. But then Brazil vs Germany happened. What happened? It was collectively the most [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:54+00:00 July 9th, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, Soccer|Comments Off on World Cup Blog: Not What Was Expected