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2014 World Cup

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The 2014 World Cup is upon us and this sections contains profiles for all 32 competing nations, fixture information, player biographies, tournament history and a lot more. 
  1. The Tournament
  2. The Favorites
  3. In With a Chance
  4. Middle Pack
  5. Rank Outsiders
  1. Player Profiles
  2. Legends
  3. General Information
  4. 2010 World Cup

The Tournament

The latest updates from the matches and groups at Brazil 2014.

The Favorites

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Four teams are regarded as genuine contenders to lift the trophy on July 13, 2014. Of these, Spain are the holders, while Brazil have won it a record five times, the last of those coming in 2002.

In With a Chance

Ronaldo

Aside from the favorites, there are a clutch of teams who will believe they have a good chance of going a long way in this year's event and, who knows, even winning it.

Middle Pack

Arturo Vidal

On paper, this does not look like one of the more open World Cups. But with so much talent outside the traditional power houses plying their trade in major leagues, there are sure to be countries who will quietly fancy their chances of disturbing the natural order.

Rank Outsiders

Samuel Eto'o

There are some countries just happy to be at the finals. Getting out of the group would be considered a major success for most of these nations.

Player Profiles

Lionel Messi

An in-depth look at some of the major protagonists who will grace the stadiums in Brazil. The game's two best players Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will be on show along with plenty of other world class talent.

Legends

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Some sensational players have graced the World Cup over the years. Find out more about the men who can be considered genuine greats.

General Information

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Here you can find information about the World Cup draw, statistics, information on how teams qualify, and the current Fifa world rankings.

2010 World Cup

 A look back at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

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