The vanishing spray used at the 2014 World Cup was invented by the Brazilian Heine Allemagne. This article explains how it works.
In 2011, Fernando Torres became the most expensive Premier League player in history when he moved from Liverpool to Chelsea for £50 million.
A list of the 2014 Italian Serie A summer transfers, with the likes of Alvaro Morata, Ashley Cole, Nemanja Vidic and Patrice Evra all having arrived.
Lionel Messi won the 2014 World Cup Golden Ball after guiding Argentina to the final, but did he deserve the accolade?
The About.com 2014 World Cup team of the tournament. The team lines up in a 4-3-3 formation, but who made the grade?
A selection of the best quotes from the 2014 World Cup final, including Joachim Low's thoughts on Mario Gotze, and a dejected Lionel Messi.
A look at five 2014 World Cup flops. These players all failed to deliver on the biggest stage of all.
A look at the best 2014 World Cup quotes. Who wanted to kiss the queen? And who was accused of being a thief?
A list of the 2014 World Cup top scorers, including summary of goals.
The Caxirola is the 'official noisemaker' at the 2014 World Cup but has been banned from all 12 stadiums.