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Sep 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The league is plagued with problems, from domestic abuse among its players to drug use, fear of brain injuries and more. So why do fans keep coming back?
Aug 1, 2014 03:27 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New analysis system will track each player's position, direction and velocity in real time. Continue reading →
Jul 24, 2014 12:40 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The Minnesota Vikings' glass-filled football stadium raises concerns over bird strikes. So why do birds fly into windows?
Jul 9, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
Brazil’s humiliating exit from the World Cup is as close as it gets to a national trauma.
Jul 16, 2014 09:38 AM ET
When you tote up the costs, in ways more than just financial, to a country that hosts the World Cup, it can make you wonder why any nation would want to. Trace examines the toll hosting the Cup can take on a country, and also who profits from it.
Jun 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The earliest form of soccer is generally thought to be a Chinese game called cuju.
Jun 21, 2014 12:29 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Fortunately for the six-man crew orbiting over 200 miles above our heads, NASA has an infrastructure in place that allows live and recorded terrestrial television to be beamed into low-Earth orbit. Continue reading →
Jun 16, 2014 04:45 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Does the World Cup 2014 official ball put control back in the feet of the players?
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