FIFA Confirm Goal-line technology for World Cup 2014

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FIFA committed Tuesday to using goal-line technology at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, and could have four systems competing for selection. FIFA said it is now seeking tenders from companies which want their system to be used at the Confederations Cup in June and next year’s World Cup. “Interested GLT companies will be invited

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Luiz Felipe Scolari Officially Unveiled As Brazil’s New Coach – 10 years after winning the World Cup

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Brazil on Thursday officially announced Luiz Felipe Scolari as their coach to lead them through to the 2014 World Cup finals on home soil, replacing Mano Menezes, sacked last week. The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) named 2002 World Cup winner Scolari for a second spell at the helm as he targets a sixth world title

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Materazzi & Zidane Finally End Feud

The DailyMail reports that Materazzi and Zidane has finally ended their long standing feud after the Frenchman’s headbutt on the Italian at the 2006 World Cup. In an interview with French magazine So Foot, Materazzi has revealed that while visiting Jose Mourinho – who had brought his Real Madrid side to Italy to play AC

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World Cup Final Ball Sold For £48,200 To Spanish Fans

The Jabulani football used in the FIFA World Cup final 2010 in South Africa was sold for £48,200 in an online auction. The ball made by Adidas was one of those used in the final between Spain and Holland played in Johannesburg. A spokesman from ebay said that a total of 133 bids were placed

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German Team Accused of Being a “Bunch of Gays”

This is definitely going to rock the football world,specifically German football.The agent of Michael Ballack claims that the German team contains a “bunch of gays”. Michael Becker, a close adviser to Ballack since 1999, made the remarks two months before the World Cup, according to news magazine Der Spiegel. Writer Alexander Osang recounted an interview

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Gerard Pique Spits At Old Man – Video

I must say that this video is rather disgusting and rude on the part of Gerard Pique. For those of you who don’t know, Gerard Pique is the defender for Spanish club FC Barcelona and had recently won the 2010 World Cup with Spain. This incident happened during Spain’s World Cup celebration parade where the

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Vicente del Bosque Wants Puyol To Play On For Spain

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has admitted that he will attempt to talk Barcelona captain Carles Puyol out of international retirement. Puyol declared before Sunday’s World Cup triumph that he would be stepping down from his Spain commitments. However Del Bosque declared that : “He is an example for all players, the coaching staff …

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Mesut Ozil Juggling Chewing Gum During Warm Up – Video

Check out this video of Germany star Mesut Ozil juggling his chewing gum during warm-up at the 2010 World Cup. Controlling such small object with your feet is not easy but Ozil is not the only player who has done it. Barcelona striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic did the same trick once when he was playing for

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