One suggestion is to turn the Amazonian stadium into a giant jail. But two architects have a more positive idea: Why not convert part of the old stadiums into much-needed housing?
Some scored big—others should’ve stayed on the bench.
From ugly stadiums to underwear slips to new and improved soccer balls.
The goalie, briefly listed as the U.S. Secretary of Defense on Wikipedia, also spurred an amazing meme: WhatCantTimHowardSave?
America’s dream of winning the World Cup were dashed Tuesday with a 2-1 defeat by Belgium, but fans still can’t get over Tim Howard’s incredible performance as a goalie.
So much so that some fans are petitioning the White House to rename Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in D.C. after Howard, who set a record-setting 16 saves in the elimination game.
Thus far, the petition has amassed more than 5,000 signatures, but it’s still a long way from its goal of 100,000 signatures.
Getty Images is giving fans another view of the tournament through panoramic, 360-degree shots of the stadiums, locker rooms and more.
According to ESPN, there were 1.7 million concurrent streams on its WatchESPN service. That crushes the previous high of 750,000 concurrent streams set by last week’s match between Mexico and Brazil.
The design history of the world’s favorite ball, from leather clunkers to the nostalgic Buckyball to the most spherical ball in the world.
Artist “Red” Hong Yi wanted to pay tribute to Lionel Messi and other World Cup heroes by painting their portraits with just her feet and a soccer ball. Goal!
The Brazuca chasing Indiana Jones.
RUN … the dive.