Corruption and European clubs are sapping the country's talent. But it was their coach who ensured that this team played scared.
God may still save the Queen, but Britannia has not ruled in 2014
He never played in a World Cup, but every player there now should salute him.
Matthew Niederhauser's World Cup Photo Diary: Day Twelve
The four teams left in the World Cup have played in a combined 21 finals. This is not a coincidence.
Why Qatar Should Be Allowed to Keep the 2022 World Cup
July 05, 2014
Taking the tournament away from Qatar would deny the very progress reformers want
Ten Reasons Why Baseball Is Better than Soccer
July 04, 2014
Ten reasons why baseball is better than soccer.
If you listen to Goldman Sachs, it's either Brazil or the Netherlands.
Hubris, Total Football, and the Ethics of Diving: David Winner on the Dutch Team's Chances
July 03, 2014
An interview with the author of "Brilliant Orange"
Confidence is high before Les Bleus' showdown with the Germans on Friday