Subway workers on strike demonstrate in Sao Paulo
10 Jun, 2014

With the opening match of the World Cup fast approaching, violence threatens to disrupt the tournament

Ivory Coast players during the International friendly match with El Salvador
05 Jun, 2014

Will an African nation finally win the cup this year? Ivory Coast have the firepower to make it happen

Colombian national football team
04 Jun, 2014

They come from South America and they play in yellow shirts... could Colombia steal the hosts' thunder this summer?

John Terry
04 Jun, 2014

World Cup whispers: Chelsea man could replace Keane at ITV, fans urged to act like 'priests'

Disabled fan watching a football game
04 Jun, 2014

Is low demand from disabled fans down to infrastructure problems outside the grounds?

England World Cup squad
02 Jun, 2014

World Cup whispers: Roy Hodgson's squad crosses the Atlantic, but there's no place for Nelson

World Cup
30 May, 2014

World Cup whispers: some venues still not ready, and what does Wayne Rooney dream of?

29 May, 2014

World Cup whispers: Rooney picks Ed Sheeran and Stereophinics, Paul Scholes snubs Wilshere

Daniel Sturridge Wayne Rooney, England World Cup
27 May, 2014

World Cup whispers: England strikers must gel as Times journalists undergo riot training

Brazil World Cup kit, Neymar, David Luiz, Oscar
22 May, 2014

World Cup whispers: Brazil and France win in the fashion stakes, no joy for Bosnia and Honduras