Cristiano Ronaldo Says He Is Okay To Play In Germany

Cristiano Ronaldo has declared himself fit and ready to play in Portugal’s World Cup opener against Germany. The FIFA player of the year, and Portugal starter, recently suffered a knee injury and was seen leaving practice last week with ice…

FIFA World Cup Set To Begin As Controversy Looms

Well, we’re on the threshold of a fresh FIFA World Cup. What should simply be a tournament about the best of the best from each country competing for the 2014 title is often overshadowed by a series of controversies and…

Mario Balotelli May Not Be A Starter For Italy In World Cup

Italian striker Mario Balotelli, 23, is no longer a sure starter in the upcoming World Cup. In a few days, Italy will be playing against England, and a warm-up match was held on Sunday. During the warm-up match between Italy…

Kelly Rowland: “The Game” Leaked Online

Kelly Rowland was one of several artists tapped by Pepsi earlier this year to take part in a unique “visual album” to celebrate the World Cup, and her song “The Game” is included on a new LP which will be…

Prince Harry: His South American Tour

Prince Harry is headed to South America in June for some fun and some official commitments, too. He will spend a total of seven days in both Chile and Brazil. Since England is competing in the World Cup campaign in…

Landon Donovan’s Removal Makes Little Difference

As a football fan (soccer to those who don’t watch it internationally), I admit there is a huge part of me that would like nothing more than for my United States men’s team to swoop down on the competition at…

Mexican World Cup Players Banned From Beef, Chemical In Meat Could Trigger Drug Tests

Mexican world cup players were recently banned from eating beef. Why? As it turns out, red meat has a lot to do with doping. Mexico’s world cup coach Miguel Herrera says that he has banned his players from eating red…

World Cup 2014: Does Team USA Stand A Chance?

The American national team will have its work cut out for it going into the 2014 World Cup. Team USA managed to land in a really tough group. The United States is in Group G with Portugal, Germany, and Ghana.…

Soccer Cleats: Nike Unveils Mercurial Superfly Shoe Ahead Of World Cup

Soccer cleats are easily the most intimidating footwear in sports. Not only do the spikes on the bottom remind me never to get drop kicked by a professional footballer, but the overall design is slick to a dangerous degree. Nike…

Brazil Olympics Prep Off To A Bad Start

The Brazil Olympics are set to take place in Rio in 2016. While the Summer Olympics may be two years away, it’s only just enough time to make sure the city is ready to host people from all over the…