July 15, 2014
Among all the self-congratulatory online ads posted by German brands following the World Cup final win by their country, one of the simplest -- and funniest-- we've seen is this one by supermarket chain Rewe.
July 14, 2014
Soccer magazine EightbyEight teamed with production company Ghost Robot and director Adam Levite to capture the most nail-biting moments of the World Cup, but on a whole new level, i
July 14, 2014
Sometimes, sport isn't just about the victory -- it's about getting up and carrying on after defeat. That's the message of this new film from Nike Brazil, released in the face of Brazil's ignominious defeat in the 2014 World Cup.
July 14, 2014
To commemorate Germany's win in the World Cup Final last night, Beats by Dre commissioned fashion photographer Rankin to turn Naomi Campbell into a golden "human" statue in a photoshoot featuring its Gold Beats Pro headphones.
July 09, 2014
It looks like Germany's defeat over Brazil during yesterday's World Cup match has driven away the country's most recognizable landmark, Rio's Christ the Redeemer.
July 08, 2014
The Brazil World Cup team's loss of striker Neymar after his back injury during the quarter-final game against Colombia doesn't mean the player will not be appearing during the country's match against Germany today -- if things go the way some Bra
June 29, 2014
Itau Bank, Latin America's biggest bank, and a World Cup sponsor, show the Brazilian national team how much the country cares about them, with "The Heart Ball." Developed by Africa and TUDO of the ABC Group, the ball "collected" heartbeats from fa
June 25, 2014
Watching the FIFA World Cup isn't easy if you live in the US. Most matches are being shown at inconvenient times of day -- like midday, when you're in the office and should be working.
June 23, 2014
Unilever-owned deodorant brand Sure was quick to spot an opportunity for a tactical campaign in the white spray that referees have been using in the World Cup matches to draw lines on the soccer pitch.
June 20, 2014
The World Cup isn't fun and games for everyone; a shocking statistic comes from the UK's National Centre for Domestic Vioence, which has found that domestic violence increases by 25 percent after an England game.
June 17, 2014
LA Galaxy captain Landon Donovan might be US soccer's most famous player, but he's not going to Brazil this year after being left off the team's roster. Still, at least he has a sense of humor about it.
June 16, 2014
As the world's eyes turn to Brazil, Nike Football has released a new spot by Wieden + K ennedy Sao Paolo that aims to inspire the Brazilian nation with the words of Ayrton Senna.
June 12, 2014
Emirates has unveiled a new plane design in homage to legendary Brazil soccer player Pele. The 350 seater "Pele-ane" will fly on the Dubai to Sao Paulo route with a World Cup inspired design emblazoned on its fuselage along with Pele's signature.
June 11, 2014
Soccer player Didier Drogba has made it his mission to raise awareness about the African continent, its challenges and its development since becoming a Goodwill Ambassador to UNDP in 2007.