Shakira performs during the kick-off celebration concert

World Cup anthems: Shakira vs Pitbull and J-Lo in Brazil row

Video Thu 3 Jul, AT 14:24

It's Ole Ola vs Waka Waka and La La La as Fifa anthem gets Brazilians hot under the collar

Arsenal model Puma kit

Arsenal Puma deal: is white 'Spurs' kit a marketing ploy?

Video Wed 2 Jul, AT 12:52

First official glimpse of new Gunners kits suggests that one outfit will be all-white like their rivals

A boy runs past graffitti showing the Brazil logo

Why does Brazil define itself by World Cups, not wars? Video

Video Thu 26 Jun, AT 10:53

Film aims to explain the World Cup hosts' obsession with the beautiful game

BBC's animated character Danger Mouse

Danger Mouse to return to TV – video

Video Tue 17 Jun, AT 14:40

The rodent spy Danger Mouse and his sidekick Penfold are set to make a comeback with 52 new episodes

David Bentley

Nike World Cup ad comes true as Bentley quits 'robotic' game

Video Fri 13 Jun, AT 14:00

The 'new David Beckham' retires at 29 as Nike advert warns of a future of football clones

Near miss: plane almost lands on sunbather - video

Video Tue 3 Jun, AT 14:52

A sunbather had a narrow escape when a light aircraft missed him by a matter of inches

Alex Oxlade Chamberlain Daniel Sturridge dance

The Ox vs Sturridge in England World Cup dance-off

Video Fri 23 May, AT 12:27

World Cup whispers: England squad numbers revealed after golf pranks and a dance war

Led Zeppelin in 1973

Listen: is Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven a 'rip-off'?

Video Wed 21 May, AT 10:37

Judge the similarities between Stairway to Heaven and the song it is allegedly based on for yourself

Skiier slides in front of the Alp mountains

And action! The seven most extreme GoPro videos

Video Tue 20 May, AT 13:13

Outrun an avalanche, fly an F18 and hug a lion with these remarkable GoPro videos

Dani Alves of Barcelona

Barcelona defender Alves eats banana hurled by racist - video

Video Mon 28 Apr, AT 10:40

Brazilian defender picks up the fruit and takes a bite during match against Villareal