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World Cup

New technology aims to rid World Cup of 'ghost goals'

In 1966, British soccer legend Geoff Hurst booted a right-foot shot against Germany in the World Cup championship game. The ball struck the top crossbar and rifled down near the goal line before spinning out.

U.S. men's team to face Nigeria in World Cup tuneup

The U.S. Men's National Team has generated some momentum with back-to-back victories during its Send-Off Series preceding the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The USA looks to cap things off with one more victory when it hosts Nigeria at 6 p.m.

Americans finally want World Cup tickets

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The World Cup is just days away, and Americans have finally caught the fever.

Juárez native Montes out of World Cup with leg fracture

A Borderland native suffered a gruesome injury while playing in a friendly for the Mexican National Soccer Team at the Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium Saturday.

Donovan left off USA World Cup roster

U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named the USA's 23-player roster for the 2014 FIFA World Cup this summer in Brazil. The roster will be officially submitted to FIFA on June 2.

Brazilian SWAT students training in El Paso to prep for World Cup, Olympics

More than a dozen law enforcement students from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil have been training in El Paso to prepare for the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics, which will both be held in Rio.

2014 World Cup Draw places USA in group G with Ghana

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Draw happened early Friday Morning. The United States was placed into group G, and will face Ghana in their first game. The groups are as follows: Group A:

Mexico in World Cup playoff thanks to USA

What a Tuesday night in Soccer!  USA advance to the World Cup Finals in Brazil, while helping their southern neighbors advance to the World Cup playoff against New Zealand!

Team USA to face Costa Rica in World Cup Qualifying

The U.S. Men's National Team resumes World Cup Qualifying with another historic opportunity when it faces Costa Rica on Sept. 6 in San Jose.