Commentators chided the German football team Wednesday for gently mocking Argentina during a giant World Cup winners party in Berlin, an event that marked a rare exuberant celebration of national pride
Aires: A crestfallen Lionel Messi kept a low profile as thousands of people greeted the Argentina squad on their return home on Monday, just hours after their World Cup final defeat to Germany
Brazil's Football Confederation (CBF) on Monday said it had accepted coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's offer to resign along with his backroom tea
Former Argentina great has joined the growing criticism of the decision to award Lionel Messi the Golden Ball at the World Cup, declaring that the four-time Ballon d'Or winner was "not up to standard" in Brazil
Germany coach Joachim Loew told hundreds of thousands of jubilant fans in Berlin on Tuesday celebrating his team's World Cup victory that they shared the title with his players
A heart-broken and dejected Argentine skipper seemed unconvinced about being given the Golden Ball gong for the best player of the World Cup, and it appeared as if he was forced to accept it
For Brazil, it was the upside-down World Cup. Brazilians lost at what they were certain they would win - soccer - and won where so many expected failure - organization
Germany's Mario Goetze said scoring the winning goal in Sunday's World Cup final win was the crowning glory on a difficult first season following his high-profile move to Bayern Munich
Argentines reacted with tears, cheers and violence after the dream of a third World Cup title slipped through their fingers on Sunday, as clashes between hooligans and police ended a massive street party
Joachim Loew revealed he told Mario Goetze to "prove he's better than Lionel Messi" before Germany's 'miracle boy' hit the extra-time goal to win Sunday's World Cup final
Germany have more points (2196) than any team in history in the World Football Elo Ratings, which places it ahead of 1954 Hungary team, 1962 Brazil team, and Spain's 2012 Euro and 2010 team, in that order
Bloodied and bruised, Bastian Schweinsteiger paid tribute to Germany's fans after a historic victory saw the country become the first Europeans to win the World Cup in the Americas
After football's showpiece event drew to a close on Sunday, with Germany being crowned champions, we pick our best players in each position based on their performances in Brazil
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Pope Francis did not watch his native Argentina play Germany in the World Cup final as "a matter of neutrality," the Vatican's chief of ceremonies Guillermo Karcher said yesterday
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona said compatriot Lionel Messi did not deserve to be named best player of the World Cup, arguing it should have gone to Colombia's James Rodriguez
Germany"s nail-biting victory over Argentina in the World Cup final entered the record books on social media giants Twitter and Facebook.
Tthe Brazilian football federation has decided to sack Luiz Felipe Scolari after the national team's fourth-place finish in the recently concluded 2014 FIFA World Cup, reports media.
Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer said that his side’s World Cup triumph came because of the team unity, even among those who did not take part in the matches
Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella has expressed sadness as his team's 0-1 loss in the World Cup final to Germany but said he was proud of his players.