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World Cup Team Profile: ARGENTINA - YouTube

Featuring interviews with Lionel Messi, Pablo Zabaleta and coach Alejandro Sabella, this is a in-depth look at Argentina's World Cup history, how they qualif...
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This video talks about the history of Argentina as a country and as a football team in the World Cup. It shows interviews with some players of the team, the coach and a journalist. Also, it tells about the performance of football players in the field. 

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Admirable! Argentina squad donate World Cup prize money to Buenos Aires hospital

Admirable! Argentina squad donate World Cup prize money to Buenos Aires hospital | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
The Argentina players have shown just how admirable they are after reportedly donating nearly £80,000 of their World Cup prize money to a Buenos Aires hospital.
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Javier Mascherano and Lionel Messi donated part of their World Cup prize money to Hospital Garraham. They gave it to the pediatric cancer centre. For Messi it's not the first time that he donate money, he did it some years ago through his foundation. 

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Shakira Electrifies World Cup 2014 Closing Ceremony

Shakira Electrifies World Cup 2014 Closing Ceremony | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
It was an enchanting closing ceremony to the 2014 world cup. Read o to know more.
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Shakira was the star of the closing ceremony of World Cup 2014. She  made an amazing performance. She wore a beautiful red dress and danced very well. At the end of this event, she appeared with his little soon, Milan. That moment was really cute. 

Also, the musician Carlos Santana and the singer Ivete Sangolo, took part of this ceremony. 

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Deaths as bridge collapses in Brazil World Cup city of Belo Horizonte

Deaths as bridge collapses in Brazil World Cup city of Belo Horizonte | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
A highway overpass has collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte. At least two people have been killed and ten more injured, according to emergency services. TV pictures…
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 Last Thuesday a bridge broke down in Belo Horizonte and two people died. It was specially and quickly built for this World Cup. Hundred of cars and buses used this way to go side to side but at that moment of the day fortunately few transports were travelling.  Also, Emergency services said ten people were injured.

This construction is near the Mineirao stadium and many teams traveled over there.   

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World Cup protests continue in Brazil, snarl Rio traffic (PHOTOS ...

World Cup protests continue in Brazil, snarl Rio traffic (PHOTOS ... | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
Several demonstrations aimed at Brazil's upcoming World Cup tournament took place in Rio de Janeiro on Friday, snarling traffic towards the city center.
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Members of the anarchist group Black Bloc protested against the FIFA World Cup in Rio de Janeiro last Friday. They got together in the city center and made the traffic to stop. The reason of this protest is that this group think the money spent on the preparations of the World Cup should be invested in services such as education, transportation and healthcare. And for them, the FIFA is in complicity with the Brazil’s goverment.
On the other hand, the FIFA secretary is concerned about the state of the stadiums because three of them aren’t ready. He didn’t say anything about this protest .

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World Cup: Germany Prepares To Welcome Heroes Home - Germany's World Cup Victory Parade - YouTube

World Cup: Germany Prepares To Welcome Heroes Home - Germany's World Cup Victory Parade Tens of thousands of German football fans have been gathering since d...
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The video talks about how German people are preparing the welcome of the players who won the World Cup and tells that it's the first time that an european country is the champion of the World Cup in Sudamerica. 

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Mesut Ozil Representative Denies Reports that Arsenal Star 'Donated $600,000 Brazil World Cup Winnings to Gaza'

Mesut Ozil Representative Denies Reports that Arsenal Star 'Donated $600,000 Brazil World Cup Winnings to Gaza' | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
Germany and Arsenal midfielder's representative Roland Eitel says star donated to Brazil instead.
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It's a lie that Mesut Ozil donated $600.000 to Gaza. The manager of the German player confirmed that this rumour is false and said maybe Ozil will donate some money in the future. Now the Arsenal star is on holiday, so he couldn't say something related with this situation. But, on his Facebook page he announced that he had paid 23 surgeries for Brazilian's children. 

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Germany Wins The 2014 FIFA World Cup!!!

Germany Wins The 2014 FIFA World Cup!!! | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it

GGermany are the champions of the World Cup

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Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in the 112th minute and won the World Cup.

Germany and Argentina couldn't score in regulation time  but, when the match was going to be finished, Mario Gotze made the goal that gave the victory and the championship to the Germans.

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Neymar out of World Cup after breaking vertebra vs. Colombia - FOXSports.com

Neymar out of World Cup after breaking vertebra vs. Colombia - FOXSports.com | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
Neymar out of World Cup after breaking vertebra vs. Colombia
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FORTALEZA, Brazil --. Brazil's team doctor says Neymar will miss the rest of the World Cup after breaking a vertebra during the team's quarterfinal win over Colombia.
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The best player of Brazil’s team won’t take part of the rest of the World Cup because his third vertebra is broken. This happened in the second half of the match between Brazil and Colombia when Juan Camilo Zuniga hit Neymar with his knee in the back.  

In adittion, the captain’s team, Thiago Silva won’t play the semi-final match against Germany because he got his second yellow card. 

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Uruguay confident Luis Suárez will make World Cup despite knee surgery - The Guardian

Uruguay confident Luis Suárez will make World Cup despite knee surgery - The Guardian | Brazil World Cup 14 | Scoop.it
The Guardian Uruguay confident Luis Suárez will make World Cup despite knee surgery The Guardian There are concerns, perhaps not shared by Roy Hodgson and the England team, that the 27-year-old will miss the start or all of the first World Cup to...
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The Uruguayan football player suffered an injury to the external meniscus and had a surgery, which was succeesful. Although his recovery will last from three to 10 weeks, it won’t affect his participation at the World Cup. But he might miss the first match against Costa Rica on 14 June.  

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