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Corruption, Exploitation, and Death: The Dark Road to the 2022 World...

The controversy began from the onset when Qatar was announced as winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup. In December 2010, former FIFA...

Looking Back at Sergio Goycochea’s Heroic Performance at the 1990 World...

From third string keeper to national hero in the span of one tournament, Sergio Goycochea's rise is one of the greatest stories in World...

Revisiting the 2006 World Cup, the Last True Display of the...

Our series revisiting World Cups in the modern era continues with Germany 2006. While we remember it mostly for Zinedine Zidane's infamous head-butt in...

Ecuador: A Soccer-Mad Nation Finally Living Up to its Potential

Heading into their fourth-ever World Cup appearance, Ecuador could be a major dark horse in Qatar. In addition to looking ahead to this winter's...

Grading the USMNT World Cup Qualifying Run, and Previewing What’s to...

After a mostly successful qualifying campaign, the United States men's national team knows its fate at the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Opening against either...

The Biggest Hurdle in This Year’s World Cup for the USMNT...

The level of excitement around the United States men's national team has reached a fever pitch now that it is going back to the...

Looking Back at the Mundialito, the 1980 Powerhouse Tournament Forgotten By...

From December 30, 1980 to January 10, 1981, five of the six World Cup-winning countries at the time played in a mini tournament of...

We Don’t Need a World Cup Every Two Years — But...

FIFA's push for a biennial World Cup continues to move forward despite pushback from fans, clubs, and players alike. The outrage at the idea...

Ball of Fame: The 10 Most Valuable Official Match Balls of...

With some going for over thousands of dollars on resale markets, the match balls used in prestigious tournaments such as the World Cup or...

What If We Lost Neymar After the 2014 World Cup?

Recently revealing that his career nearly ended in Brazil four years ago, we wonder — what would football be like without Neymar? Football is magic....

Urban Spotlight: Pro Footballer and Olympic Medalist Lauren Sesselmann Continues to...

Pro footballer, Olympic medalist, entrepreneur, trainer, designer, model — the list of titles and accolades are long and impressive for the multi-talented Lauren Sesselmann,...

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