by Travis Waldron Posted on December 5, 2014 Updated: December 5, 2014
Brazil spent more on stadiums than projected -- and failed to complete most of its planned infrastructure projects.
by Carimah Townes Posted on December 3, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
Recaps of the year can be so silly.
by Carimah Townes Posted on November 10, 2014
Modern-day slavery adds to the argument that Qatar should not host the 2022 World Cup.
by Travis Waldron Posted on October 15, 2014
The Americans begin the road toward winning their first World Cup title since 1999 tonight in Kansas City.
by Travis Waldron Posted on September 22, 2014
A top official expresses concern over safety at Qatar's 2022 World Cup, but there remains little indication that FIFA is considering a move.
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 31, 2014
American, British, and German politicians have called on FIFA to move Russia's World Cup. But it isn't likely to happen.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 22, 2014
Yet again, however, labor reform advocates say that the Qatari government hasn't gone nearly far enough.
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
These four stadiums cost Brazil more than $1 billion, but they will go on without major soccer teams -- or even definite events -- to call them home now that the World Cup is over.
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 11, 2014
The U.S. Women's National Team's World Cup victory is the most iconic moment in American soccer history. So why are women so often written out of conversations about the sport's popularity?
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 9, 2014
Brazil's 7-1 semifinal loss was "the greatest embarrassment" in its soccer history, maybe the most mathematically improbable result the sport has ever seen. Even for non-Brazilians, it had a tragic feel.