Argentina's national team will be accompanied by legend Diego Maradona as they prepare for Sunday's FIFA World Cup final against Germany at the Maracana stadium.
Brazilians might have thought that their World Cup nightmare couldn't possibly get any worse - and then bitter rivals Argentina reached the final in their own backyard
The World Cup can only hope that Lionel Messi is leaving his best for last. In the most important World Cup match to date in his epoch-shaping career, football's superstar was neither super nor a star
The Netherlands' penalty shootout loss to Argentina in the World Cup semi-finals on Wednesday was an unjust way for them to exit the tournament, according to playmaker Wesley Sneijder
Argentina set up a FIFA World Cup final clash against Germany after overcoming the Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout at the Arena Corinthians in Sao Paolo, Brazil
Former Corinthians manager Tite has emerged as the favourite to succeed Luiz Felipe Scolari as coach of Brazil after the World Cup
The German ambassador to Malaysia Holger Michael yesterday described a lawmaker's tweet praising Adolf Hitler after Germany crushed Brazil in the World Cup as "unacceptable"
Record-breaking striker brushes off personal plaudits and reminds Germany their World Cup mission is far from complete after 7-1 win in semis
Brazil's record defeat at the hands of Germany in the World Cup semi-final sent Twitter into overdrive, with the social network beating all records of activity for a sporting event
Football legend Diego Maradona, who has been a commentator at the World Cup in Brazil, is seeking the arrest of an ex-girlfriend he accuses of stealing, his attorney said on Tuesday
Leading all time World Cup scorers after Mirsolav Klose became the new record holder in Germany's 7-1 rout of Brazil in the semi-final on Tuesday:
Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal has revealed two of his players refused to step up to take the first penalty in Wednesday's 4-2 World Cup semi-final shoot-out loss to Argentina
Brazil's injured striker Neymar will attend Saturday's third place play-off when the battered World Cup hosts take on the Netherlands
The FIFA World Cup semifinal match between Argentina and the Netherlands went into extra time after both teams were tied 0-0 at the end of regular time at the Arena Corinthians
36-year-old German striker Miroslav Klose has become the leading goalscorer in the history of World Cup. Here's the list of his record-breaking 16 goals in 4 world cup appearances
Brazil striker Fred has said the team's 7-1 FIFA World Cup semifinal humiliating loss to Germany will leave a permanent scare on the Selecao's players throughout the future
Germany's striker Miroslav Klose netted his 16th FIFA World Cup goal to break Brazilian Ronaldo's tournament scoring record Tuesday
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari took responsibility for Germany's 7-1 thrashing of his star-studded side that took him to rock bottom in a career that has seen spectacular highs as well as controversy.
Germany coach Joachim Loew has urged his players to show modesty and humility following their 7-1 World Cup semifinal defeat of Brazil on Tuesday.
Global reaction to Germany's record-breaking 7-1 mauling of Brazil in the World Cup semi-finals on Tuesday: