Brazil 2014

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy so to keep from going crazy the folks at World Soccer Shop make sure to get away from soccer related activities some when travelling for work.  But we did not get too far detached from work during our visit to meet wit...
After a 24-year wait, Germany added a 4th World Cup star to their federation badge with their 1-0 win over Argentina at the Maracana Stadium at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.  The updated look on the official jersey has been available in Europe for a couple of w...
Camilo Zuniga was one of the biggest villains of the 2014 World Cup.  The Colombian defender broke Neymar’s back with a high-knee-up tackle to the Brazilians back in the 2nd half.  The tackle sent the home team’s poster boy to the bench but did not help Los Caf...
Google was the expert when it came to answering questions on the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.  The search engine helped fans follow the big results, great goals, game changing saves and no doubt settled some bets and arguments in the process. The search engine had...
Nike wanted to own Brazil this summer with the World Cup in town.  The Swoosh is the jersey and apparel sponsor for the host country and decided that this was an ideal location to build the Nike Phenom House to showcase what is new from the brand as well as som...
The 2014 World Cup appeared destined to be determined by penalties until Germany’s Mario Goetze in his Nike Magista Obra cleats put his moment of brilliance on the match. The second half substitute controlled a ball off his chest at the corner of the 6-yard box...
Germany vs Argentina is a classic match-up at the World Cup.  The 2-sides have faced off in 2 previous finals, 1986 and 1990, with each team winning once. Argentina with Diego Maradona leading the way helped La Albiceleste to the title at Azteca Stadium in Mexi...
The adidas Brazuca World Cup match ball has lived up to expectations.  The Brazuca is preparing for its final 2 challenges in Brazil, the third place match between hosts Brazil and the Netherlands and the final between Germany and Argentina. The match ball for ...
Argentina and Germany will meet in the FIFA World Cup Final at the Maracana on Sunday, July 13.  It will be the third time the two sides have faced off in the final and the question facing these 2 adidas sponsored teams is whether either can break the World Cup...
The World Cup is the biggest tournament of the globe’s top teams every four years and it serves as the biggest competitions between soccer top brands as well. Brands hope to put their name on every success story from the tournament to the team jerseys to the pl...