2014 World Cup

Suarez at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil
One-Minute Read
16 Jul, 2014

South American country could stage the tournament with Argentina on its 100th anniversary

News Hub
14 Jul, 2014

Lively on the pitch and funny off it: here's our selection of the best World Cup jokes

Angela Merkel with the German football team
14 Jul, 2014

Football-loving Chancellor seems more popular than ever after Germany's World Cup success

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff
11 Jul, 2014

Brazil's failure to win the World Cup could have implications for the president's re-election

A referee uses the spray during a World Cup match
08 Jul, 2014

English clubs to discuss introducing the vanishing spray that has been a hit in Brazil

Julian Green and Michael Bradley
02 Jul, 2014

US fans celebrate goalkeeper Tim Howard as rest of the world tips its cap to America

Lionel Messi
Match Report
26 Jun, 2014

Nigeria coach says Messi is from another planet as Argentina make it three out of three

Thomas Muller scores against Portugal
Match Report
17 Jun, 2014

German striker leads rout of Ronaldo's men, but Pepe red-card clash reopens dive debate

16 Jun, 2014

Mario Balotelli's goal against England silences racists at a critical time for Italy, with immigration soaring

Men sit at a market stall in Qatar with a replica of a trophy
In Depth
02 Jun, 2014

Sunday Times allegations pile the pressure on Fifa to strip Qatar of the 2022 World Cup