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Five reasons why FIFA World Cup 2014 final would be a blockbuster hit

Five reasons why FIFA World Cup 2014 final would be a blockbuster hit

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:13

The summit clash of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is between Lionel Messi-led Argentina and robust Germany on Sunday at historical Maracana stadium in Rio De Janeiro. Let`s find out seven reasons why the final between these two nations is going to be a blockbuster hit.

Brazil`s leader sees no political fallout from World Cup defeat

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 07:12

Brazil`s humiliating defeat in the World Cup will have no impact on the elections in October, President Dilma Rousseff predicted on Friday as she prepares to hit the campaign trail to seek a second term.

Brazil just have Neymar, Argentina just Messi: Sergio Echigo

Brazil just have Neymar, Argentina just Messi: Sergio Echigo

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 05:18

Former Japanese-Brazilian footballer, Sergio Echigo, slammed Brazil for adopting European style of football. The 68-year-old ethnic Japanese, who played for Corinthians in the 1960s, termed the current model followed in Brazil as “Europeanization.”

Argentina coach Sabella to quit after final: Agent

Argentina coach Sabella to quit after final: Agent

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 00:37

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella will step down after Sunday`s World Cup final against Germany, his agent told a local Argentine radio station on Friday.

FIFA World Cup final: Brazil`s Neymar to cheer for Argentina

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 04:28

Brazil forward Neymar has done the unpredictable once again by revealing he will support Brazil`s biggest rivals Argentina in Sunday`s World Cup final against Germany.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Brazil vs Netherlands Match Preview

2014 FIFA World Cup: Brazil vs Netherlands Match Preview

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 00:04

After Brazil`s utter humiliation against Germany, anything less than a win in Saturday`s third-place match against an indifferent Netherlands team would deepen the gloom hanging over the World Cup hosts.

Gisele Bundchen to carry 2014 World Cup Trophy at finals

Gisele Bundchen to carry 2014 World Cup Trophy at finals

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 18:12

Supermodel Gisele Bundchen has been selected to escort 2014 World Cup trophy to the field before the final match on July 13.

Unbelievable experience to watch football in stadium: Big B

Unbelievable experience to watch football in stadium: Big B

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 12:53

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is in Brazil to watch the last leg of matches of the FIFA World Cup, says he is enjoying every bit of his experience and there is nothing like watching a match from inside a stadium.

Argentina in the final: Brazil`s Cup nightmare deepens

Argentina in the final: Brazil`s Cup nightmare deepens

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 11:52

Brazilians might have thought that their World Cup nightmare couldn`t possibly get any worse -- and then bitter rivals Argentina reached the final in their own backyard.

Holland exit robs Robben of chance to atone

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 10:31

The Netherlands` heartbreaking penalty shootout loss to Argentina in the World Cup semi-finals looks to have definitively ended Arjen Robben`s hopes of exorcising his ghosts from the 2010 final.

Germany have World Cup final edge, says Sabella

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 10:31

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella believes a well-rested Germany will have the advantage against the weary South Americans in Sunday`s World Cup final.

From Ground Zero: Argentina set final date with Germany at Maracana

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 10:28

Argentinians sneaked past the Netherlands on Wednesday after a tense round of penalty shootouts after a goalless draw. Now, they meet the Germans at the World Cup final on Sunday (July 13).