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Few Surprises in Women’s World Cup Group Stage

With the group stage over, the initial twenty-four teams in the World Cup has been whittled down to sixteen. There were no surprise early exits this time around, but there were a few upsets in individual matches during the group … Continue reading

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2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Kicks Off in Canada

Later this afternoon at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Canada, the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup will kick off. Hosts Canada will play China in what is bound to be an exciting start to the largest Women’s World Cup yet. Women’s … Continue reading

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Qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Kicks Off

On March 12, qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup officially began with the first leg for the first round of the Asian qualifiers. The kickoff of the nearly three year qualifying process marks the first time that all 209 … Continue reading

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2014 FIFA World Cup, Finals

The Maracaná in Rio de Janeiro was host to a fitting end for the 2014 World Cup on Sunday, as Germany continued their superb run and defeated Argentina to win their 4th World Cup, and the first ever as a … Continue reading

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2014 FIFA World Cup, Semifinals

The memorable moments of the 2014 World Cup keep on coming, as an eager world approaches the last weekend of the tournament. For Brazil, the semifinal was a nightmare. Lacking Neymar and Thiago Silva, the Brazilians were expected to face … Continue reading

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2014 FIFA World Cup, Quarterfinals

Less than a week remains in the FIFA World Cup now, and the tournament has been whittled down to the final four teams. The quarterfinals were another rousing series of games, continuing the pattern that this World Cup has consistently … Continue reading

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2014 World Cup, Round of 16

The excitement of this year’s World Cup just keeps on building. With what has been statistically one of the greatest group stages to a World Cup in the history of the tournament, the round of 16 was even better. This … Continue reading

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