World Cup

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Argentina’s World Cup Journey Through 5 Shirtless Instagrams

In America we say “cheese,” in Argentina they say “get naked.”


Fans mass at Grant Park for Sunday's USA World Cup viewing party. (CBS)

Stars-And-Stripes Fashion Trend Draws Mixed Response From Veterans

Clothing adorned with the Stars and Stripes is all the rage these days – but not everyone is ready to salute the fashion trend. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


Tim Howard of the United States looks on in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Keidel: World Cup Runneth Over

You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.


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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Tim Howard

Here are eight things you didn’t know about Tim Howard a.k.a. “The Brick Wall.”


United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:


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Top 4 Bandwagons For U.S. Fans To Jump On

Let’s pull ourselves up, wipe ourselves off and jump on the bandwagon of another team. After all, we still have more World Cup to watch. So which team to choose? Here are four teams you might be interested in.


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5 Nominees For Best Actor: World Cup Edition

Many games have come down to the wire and most of the prevailing teams have their expert floppers to thank. Here are the nominees for Best Actor in the 2014 World Cup.


Christian Raja (R), of Brooklyn, reacts at a missed attempt on goal by the United during overtime against Belgium in the World Cup (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup Exit

Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.


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11 Hilarious ‘Things Tim Howard Could Save’ Memes On Twitter

Here are the top eleven #ThingsTimHowardCouldSave we found on Twitter.


USA goalie Tim Howard. (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

View: 5 Awesome Tim Howard Memes

Howard’s brilliant play wasn’t enough, but it sparked a lot of Internet fun.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

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10 Rules For The Colombia Vs. Brazil Drinking Game

Now that the U.S. has been knocked out of the World Cup, Americans need a new reason to drink.


USA goalie Tim Howard. (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Tim Howard Should Probably Run For President

Howard set a World Cup-record with 16 saves yesterday.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

Soccer fans cheering on Team USA in Soldier Field. (Credit: CBS)

Thousands Fill Soldier Field As The U.S. Falls To Belgium In World Cup

The dream is over for Team USA, as they fell 2-1 to Belgium to get knocked out of the World Cup.


Belgium's midfielder Axel Witselcelebrates their victory at the end of the Round of 16 football match between Belgium and USA.  (Credit: MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

USA’s World Cup Run Ends With 2-1 Loss To Belgium In Extra Time

It’s the second straight World Cup that the U.S. has bowed out in the round of 16.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

U.S. forward Jozy Altidore. (Getty Images)

Altidore, Referee The Focus Before USA-Belgium

How much Jozy Altidore will play — or if at all — remains unclear.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

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5 Things To Know Before USA-Belgium World Cup Matchup

In what is perhaps the most anticipated game for the USA thus far in the 2014 World Cup, Belgium is the only thing standing in the way of a round of 8 spot and Jurgen Klinsmann’s squad.


Belgium striker Eden Hazard, right, (Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About Belgium Ahead Of USA Matchup

Belgium hasn’t erupted yet offensively, but it has a stable of young, talented forwards.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

U.S. forward Jozy Altidore. (Getty Images)

USA’s Altidore Available To Play Against Belgium

Striker Jozy Altidore has missed the last two games with a strained left hamstring.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

Landon Donovan. (Getty Images)

Landon Donovan Admits He Hoped Team USA Would Initially Struggle

“Part of me was thinking, I hope the game doesn’t go very well today,” Donovan said.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

USA-Belgium World Cup Viewing Party Set For Soldier Field

Soldier Field will host the official World Cup viewing party for Tuesday’s USA-Belgium soccer game, the U.S. Soccer Federation announced on Sunday.