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Neymar ruled out of World Cup

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 9:33pm

Brazil's leading goalscorer won't play any further part in the tournament after injuring his back late in the quarter-final win against Colombia. 

Guimaraes: Costa Rica deserve to be here

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 9:28pm
The father of Tico midfielder Celso Borges and a veteran of three FIFA World Cups as a player and coach, Alexandre Guimaraes spoke to FIFA.com about the progress the Costa Rican game is making.

Only the start for ambitious Colombia

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 9:01pm
Colombia’s elimination from Brazil 2014 on Friday caused sadness in the Cafetero camp but did not stop Juan Quintero and David Ospina from vowing they will come back even stronger.

Sabella wary of Belgium's golden boys

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 8:02pm

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella has warned his team about the dangers posed by the latest 'Golden Generation' of Belgian players, when the teams meet in the FIFA World Cup™ quarter-finals at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia. 

Unlikely heroes send giants through

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 7:39pm
There were tears, a tumble and the ending of a long sequence as defensive players propelled Germany and Brazil into the FIFA World Cup semi-finals.

Landreau bids farewell, lauds Neuer

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 7:31pm
FIFA.com heard from Mickael Landreau as he prepared to head into retirement, with the France reserve keeper full of praise for the man who keeps goal for Les Bleus' conquerors.

'Move Think Learn: Soccer in Focus' expected to reach 130,000

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 7:05pm
Starting this summer, Physical and Health Education Canada (PHE Canada) and the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014 will be helping teachers educate students about physical literacy through soccer.

Praise pours in for ‘sensational’ Hummels

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 6:56pm
After his match-winning performance in front of goal and in defence sent Germany into their fourth consecutive FIFA World Cup semi-final, coach and team-mates alike told FIFA.com why Mats Hummels is so key for them.

Neymar out of World Cup

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 6:55pm
After suffering a heavy challenge during Brazil's 2-1 quarter-final victory over Colombia on Friday, team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar confirmed Neymar will miss the rest of the FIFA World Cup as a result of a fractured third vertebrae.

Young contenders heading home

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 6:16pm
Four young talents vying for the Hyundai Young Player Award have seen their last action at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, with Paul Pogba, Raphael Varane, Juan Quintero and Eder Balanta all bowing out.

Hosts beat Colombia, set up Germany semi

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 5:55pm
Goals from Thiago Silva and David Luiz, the latter a brilliant free-kick, have taken Brazil through to the last four - and a Belo Horizonte showdown with Germany - with a 2-1 victory over Colombia.

Favourites look to pull rank

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 5:32pm
The quest for semi-final spots concludes at Brazil 2014 with a pair of tournament favourites looking to pull rank in their respective ties against a dark horse and the competition's surprise package.

FIFA expresses concern over situation affecting Nigeria Football Federation

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 3:31pm
FIFA has today sent a letter to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) expressing its great concern over different actions taken by Nigerian public authorities that affect the NFF.

Vertonghen: We can stop Messi

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 3:18pm
With the daunting prospect of Argentina's attacking line to face in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil quarter-final, Belgium's Jan Vertonghen feels they can stop the likes of Lionel Messi finding their flow.

Ruiz: We want more

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 3:11pm
FIFA.com talks to captain Bryan Ruiz about Costa Rica's incredible run, a last-eight date with a familiar Dutch side, and his desire to keep the Tico dream alive here in Brazil.

Van Gaal: We're not a great side

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 3:07pm
With Costa Rica their quarter-final opponents, Louis van Gaal has admitted the Netherlands are not a great side, though believes they are capable of winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Brazil-Colombia: What the celebs say...

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 2:27pm
The likes of musician Wyclef, DJ Tiesto, former footballers Gary Lineker and Youri Djorkaeff and current ones Joey Barton and Aaron Ramsey, among others, give FIFA.com their predictions on Brazil-Colombia.

Hummels heads Germany past France and into semis

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 1:55pm
Germany edged France to book a FIFA World Cup semi-final against Brazil or Colombia, with Mats Hummels heading home the only goal early on.

Wilmots: Belgium should seize this chance

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 1:08pm
Belgium coach Marc Wilmots has insisted his side can write history when they face Argentina in the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals and that Les Diables Rouges cannot be fixated on the threat posed by Lionel Messi.

Messi awaits his Belgian nemesis

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:20pm
Lionel Messi has failed to score against Thibaut Courtois in their last seven meetings. FIFA.com takes a closer look at a fascinating sub-plot to Saturday’s quarter-final between Belgium and Argentina.

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