Brazil 2014

Netherlands v Costa Rica: Quarter Final - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

SOCCER.COM & Sells sit down with Keylor Navas

SOCCER.COM’s partner Sells recently had the chance to sit down with Costa Rican keeper Keylor Navas, who coming off his incredible performance in Brazil has signed with the club of his childhood dreams, Real Madrid. Sells got the chance to ask Navas about his recent success. Sells: Congratulations on your move to Real Madrid, Keylor, you…

Nike “Up”

Nike “Up” with Rooney

I thought we’d seen the last of Nike’s beloved animated versions of some of our favorite soccer stars with the wrap up of the action in Brazil. But Nike released a new video featuring Wayne Rooney’s animated avatar demonstrating the power of Nike’s Flash training top this past weekend. Over the course of the tournament, we…


Five ways to survive FIFA World Cup™ withdrawal

After witnessing arguably one of the best FIFA World Cup™ tournaments in history, with record-setting goal-scoring and comebacks that made for a scintillating spectacle, it’s no wonder we’re all suffering from World Cup Withdrawal. Some 26.5 million people in the USA watched the final and Twitter is a much quieter place in the post-Brazil world. Here’s…


Every FIFA World Cup™ goal by cleat, brand, team and league

Three days after Mario Götze scored the game-winning goal in extra time that saw Germany lift the FIFA World Cup™ triumphantly and earn a fourth star, we’re still suffering from tournament withdrawal. Luckily, we have our Brazil 2014 Goal Tracker to look back upon, relive the glory and get context for every one of the record 171…


Glory for Germany via Götze’s goal in extra time

Germany grabbed glory on the game’s greatest stage Sunday as Mario Götze scored a world-class volley in extra-time to give Die Nationalmannschaft their fourth FIFA World Cup™ crown. Götze’s goal was well worthy of winning the final, as he chested André Schürrle’s pintpoint cross in the box and hit it samurai style with his Nike Magista Obra…


Neuer, Messi and James win gold for terrific tournaments

Standout players of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ were recognized today as Manuel Neuer, Lionel Messi, James Rodríguez, won the adidas Golden Gloves, adidas Golden Ball and adidas Golden Boot titles, respectively. Neuer, whose confidence in goal was key to Germany winning the event, was named the adidas Golden Gloves winner as the best goalkeeper…