DAILY PREVIEW: The sharp end begins
Added 2014-06-28 CET 13:02
MATCHDAY PREVIEW – It is Round of 16 time at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ and the knockout phase begins with a pair of all-South American ties. Brazil and Chile get the ball rolling, and the host nation can take comfort from their clear supremacy in this fixture down the years, having won 48, drawn 13 and lost just seven of their 68 previous meetings – not to mention their haul of 159 goals for and 58 conceded....
The World Cup group stage in quotes
Added 2014-06-28 CET 13:01
With 48 of the 64 games at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ now in the rear-view mirror, FIFA.com takes a moment to look back over some of the most memorable quotes from the group stage....
Beasley: Take it to the next level
Added 2014-06-27 CET 08:49
“It was the same score as the last time we played the Germans, but it turned out different for us today,” DaMarcus Beasley told FIFA.com in the tunnel of the Arena Pernambuco, celebrating after a 1-0 loss to Germany....
Luis Suarez suspended for nine matches
Added 2014-06-27 CET 08:48
The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has reached a decision in the case related to Luis Suárez of Uruguay following an incident that occurred during the FIFA World Cup™ match between Italy and Uruguay played on 24 June 2014....
Bosnians bid farewell by eliminating Iran
Added 2014-06-25 CET 22:11
Bosnia and Herzegovina concluded their maiden FIFA World Cup™ campaign with a 3-1 victory over Iran that thwarted their opponents'''' hopes of squeezing into the Round of 16 at the expense of Nigeria in Group F....
Nigeria through despite Messi-inspired defeat
Added 2014-06-25 CET 22:10
Argentina secured top spot in Group F and preserved their unblemished record at Brazil 2014 with a 3-2 win over Nigeria illuminated by braces for Lionel Messi and Ahmed Musa....