Posts Tagged 2014 FIFA World Cup

Reports: Colombia’s Rodriguez going to Real Madrid

MADRID (AP) — World Cup scoring leader James Rodriguez of Colombia is said to be leaving Monaco for Real Madrid.

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FIFA: Garcia’s World Cup bids report delayed

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia’s report into alleged World Cup bidding corruption has been delayed by several weeks.

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England’s Gerrard retires from international play

In this Sunday, June 22, 2014 file photo, England national soccer team captain Steven Gerrard listens as head coach Roy Hodgson speaks during a press conference after a squad training session that was closed to the media for the 2014 soccer World Cup at the Urca military base in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from international football on Monday, July 21, 2014. The 34-year-old Liverpool midfielder made 114 appearances for England over 14 years. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

LONDON (AP) — England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from the national team Monday to focus on playing for Liverpool.

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Sporting KC locks up World Cup stars Zusi, Besler

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two of the U.S. team’s breakout stars from the World Cup will keep playing at home.

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Germany captain Lahm retires from internationals

Germany's Philipp Lahm (16) raises the trophy after the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Germany won the match 1-0. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

BERLIN (AP) — World Cup-winning captain Philipp Lahm has retired from playing for Germany.

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