World Cup

World Cup

5 things: What to watch for Friday at the World Cup

It's that time in the World Cup where everyone breaks out the crystal ball and the statistics manual, trying to determine how every game will affect their team's chances to advance to the next round.

World Cup: Defending champion Spain out of World Cup

They came to say goodbye. This was not the way anybody would have wanted it to end -- with the embarrassment and humbling of a side which has brought so much joy to the world.

Health benefits of playing soccer

Soccer has taken the United States by storm and if you are a fan, there is no more exciting time than now because the World Cup is underway.

World Cup: Ochoa shines for Mexico in draw with Brazil

Brazil's World Cup has been a carnival of color -- but this was a monochrome affair in Fortaleza.

Chiu, Alvarado invited to Mexico U-20 tryouts

El Paso will have another strong representation in Mexico City for the Mexico Women's U-20 National Team tryouts.

WORLD CUP: Jenny Chiu, Emily Alvarado predict champion

El Paso soccer sweethearts Jenny Chiu and Emily Alvarado were invited to try out for the Mexico Women's U20 National Team once again.

Five things to watch Friday at the World Cup

Three games are on the schedule Friday at the World Cup, including a match between fancied Spain and always tough the Netherlands in a rematch of the 2010 final.

MLS forward Omar Salgado joins Beau Bagley to talk about Mexico

Vancouver Whitecaps forward, and El Pasoan, Omar Salgado joined Beau Bagley to talk about Mexico's chances in Group A in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.  Group A consists of Brazil, Croatia, Cameroon and Mexico.  El Tri will fa

World Cup waiting is over: Brazil 2014 ready to kick off

Brazil welcomed the world with a carnival of color as the greatest football tournament on earth began Thursday.

Brazilian police fire tear gas at World Cup protesters

 Brazilian police fired tear gas Thursday to hold back a small group of people who were trying to work their way through Sao Paulo to Corinthians

Vancouver forward guest on World Cup Preview show with Beau Bagley

Omar Salgado was the MLS #1 pick in the 2011 draft, and after 18 months of injury, the 20-year old from El Paso is enjoying a healthy season.  Salgado has experience with the USA Under-20 and Under-23 teams...

Borderland gears up, profits from FIFA World Cup in Brazil

Get your favorite soccer jersey ready. we are less than 24 hours from the kickoff of the 2014 world cup. El Pasoans are gearing up and businesses are cashing in.

Brazil 2014: Will World Cup redeem people's faith in football?

In Brazil, they use the expression "futbol arte" to describe the type of soccer which made the country's world champion team of 1970 so easy on the eye.

World Cup Fast Facts

Here's some background information about the World Cup football (soccer) tournament. The "world's most widely viewed sporting event," it takes place every four years to determine the world champion.