The Japanese referee whose decisions in the opening match of the SWC triggered a storm of controversy has hit back at critics.
Brazilian superstar Neymar's brain activity while dancing past opponents is less than 10 percent the level of amateur players.
England's dismal SWC campaign in Brazil was doubly disappointing for Britain's pub operators, prompting soccer fans to stay at home.
Ecuador have sacked SWC coach Reinaldo Rueda following the team's failure to progress beyond the group stage in Brazil.
Brazil starlet Neymar says his team strove hard for SWC glory, but other countries have moved ahead of them and they must catch up.
Former Liverpool boss, Gerard Houllier, has defended FIFA’s decision to name Lionel Messi the best player at the SWC.
Former SWC winning captain Dunga is the favourite on a short list of candidates to coach Brazil's national soccer team.
German Soccer World Cup star Mesut Ozil is donating his SWC winnings to pay for 23 sick children to have surgery.
Vicente del Bosque has confirmed his intention to stay on as coach of Spain, despite their disappointing SWC performance.
Diego Maradona's former girlfriend has denied that she stole from him, as she fights extradition to Dubai to answer the charges.
Zimbabwe have reportedly indicated that they are considering mounting a bid to host the 2034 FIFA World Cup.
Germany's run to the SWC title has seen them return to the top of FIFA's world rankings for the first time in around 20 years.
Germany Soccer World Cup winner Toni Kroos has agreed a deal to join Real Madrid from Bayern Munich on a six-year deal.
The referee in charge of the Soccer World Cup final has revealed that Germany's Kramer was disoriented after blow to head
Soccer World Cup runners-up Argentina have sent their compatriot Pope Francis, a die-hard football fan, a jersey signed by the team.
Real Madrid have agreed a deal for Levante goalkeeper Keylor Navas following his outstanding SWC display with Costa Rica.
German police are hunting for thieves who made off with 10 truckloads of beer while the country was distracted by SWC fever.
Lukas Podolski hasn't stopped celebrating with his team-mates, the trophy and his medal since Germany won the 2014 SWC.
Luiz Felipe Scolari resigned from his position as Brazil coach, but he wasn't the only one to see the door.
Franck Ribery has returned to training with Bayern Munich and paid tribute to his German teammates who were crowned world champions.
Germany midfielder Christoph Kramer has revealed that he has no recollection of the first half of Sunday's World Cup final.
The victorious German national soccer team has touched down on home soil and greeted by a crowd of thousands in Berlin.
After their shocking World Cup campaign, England are certainly feeling the pressure, but is Joey Barton really the man to revive them?
After five weeks and 64 matches, the 2014 Soccer World Cup climaxed with Germany wearing the crown, writes Eric Tinkler.