World Cup Month Jul 16, 2014

The 2014 FIFA World Cup All-Star XI

The withdrawal from World Cup Month has begun. From here out it’s only transfer rumors and the Tour de France to fill the gaping, Jules Rimet-shaped hole. While it lasted it was fantastic and for that we can be thankful. … Read more
World Cup Month Jul 13, 2014

A Brief History of Football Kits

The World Cup can sometimes look more like fashion week than a football tournament – the preening superstars, the ubiquitous branding, the Prima donna antics – but it wasn’t always like this. In our final piece on the history of … Read more
World Cup Month Jul 10, 2014

The 10 Best World Cup Matches of All Time

Heading into the 2014 FIFA World Cup final between Germany and Argentina on Sunday, we take a look back on 10 of the best World Cup matches of all time. Take a look below for each match and check out … Read more
World Cup Month Jul 9, 2014

The Evolution of the World Cup Footballs

Sometimes when we think of the World Cup, it’s easy to gloss over some of the most important aspects of the game. The billion-dollar stadiums, the multicolored boots and the kaleidoscope of new shirts are all designed to distract, but… Read more
World Cup Month Jul 8, 2014

The 10 Biggest Upsets in World Cup History

Continuing World Cup Month, we present the 10 biggest upsets in World Cup history. We’ve seen some major upsets in Brazil this year – from tiny Costa Rica (population 4.5 million) reaching the Quarter Finals, to the holders Spain going… Read more
World Cup Month Jul 3, 2014

A Brief History of the Football Boot

Continuing World Cup Month, we take a brief look back at the history of the football boot. There was a time, deep in the depths of football history, when monochrome players took the field with their hair slicked, long-shorts held up… Read more
World Cup Month Jul 1, 2014

The 10 Most Iconic World Cup Moments of All Time

Continuing World Cup Month, we take a look at the 10 most iconic World Cup moments of all time. It’s only fair that the most dramatic tournament on earth would have a range of equally dramatic moments. Following up our … Read more
World Cup Month Jun 27, 2014

The Best of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group Stage

We continue World Cup Month with a look at the best moments of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group Stage. Oh man. I’m exhausted. After 15 days, 48 games, 136 goals and one vampiric striker, us futbolistas finally have a day off. … Read more
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