FIFA asks magazine for proof of match-fixing

wcup-cameroon-nb

FIFA expressed “substantial doubts” Wednesday about a German magazine’s claims that a World Cup game could have been fixed…

US goal keeper’s struggle with tourette syndrome

Tim-Howard-nb

Tim Howard may be household name as goalie of Team USA, but to his former teachers and coaches he’s a hometown hero…

Belgium holds on to beat US 2-1 in extra time

us-belgium-nb

Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne scored in extra time Tuesday to give Belgium a 2-1 win over the United States and a spot…

Suarez apologizes for biting opponent at World Cup

suarez-bite-nb

Luis Suarez issued an apology to Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini for biting him during a World Cup match…

SKorea WCup team greeted with insults back home

(AP)

South Korean squad were tossed with toffees upon return home from Brazil by angry fans…

Fans take day off to watch World Cup USA vs. Germany

World Cup USA vs. Germany watch party at San Francisco Civic Center Plaza (KTSF)

Team USA lost to three-time champion Germany 1-0 Thursday but still earned a spot in the World Cup’s knockout round. Some of fans took time off from work to watch the game at SF Civic Center…

Christiano Ronaldo: Third haircut brings good luck

Christiano-Ronaldo1-nb

World player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo finally found a style that was good luck for scoring…

82-year-old reporter at World Cup in Brazil

oldest reporter nb

82-year-old reporter at World Cup in Brazil..

Thousands in US watch World Cup match

wcup-usa-fan-nb

Thousands of eager Americans set work aside Thursday to watch the U.S. team play Germany in a key World Cup match…

FIFA statement on Luis Suarez’s ban for biting

Luis Suarez nb

Transcript of the June 26 statement released by FIFA, football’s international governing body, outlining the sanctions…