Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday. Goetze controlled the ball with his chest and then shot past Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero in the 113th minute. The win is Germany's first as a united country. West Germany won the World Cup in 1954, 1974 and 1990. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Paying The Price
The Brazilian football confederation says it won't keep Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil's head coach. The confederation said in a statement Monday that Scolari will not be coming back after the national team's embarrassing finish at the World Cup. Scolari had promised to win the tournament at home, but Brazil was eliminated in the semifinals. Full Story.
Argentina's national team was welcomed home on Monday by thousands of fans celebrating its gutsy performance in the World Cup final. The team arrived to Buenos Aires in the morning in a plane painted with images of the players and a large sign that read: "Thank you Argentina." Full Story.
The 2014 World Cup in Brazil has drawn to a close and there is a good chance it was the greatest ever; featuring the most remarkable result in the 84-year history of the tournament. Here is a look at the highs and lows of an incredible competition.More...
With Brazil 2014 winding down, Montreal's local soccer stakeholders need to feed off the fan frenzy created by soccer's grandest event. More...
Germany and Argentina in Cape Town, South Africa. Four years ago. We turned up for a football match and witnessed a massacre. Now, the re-match. This time it's for the FIFA World Cup. And this time, the European squad should come out on top. More...
Spain's 5-1 humiliation at the hands of the Netherlands on Friday came as a shock to everyone who follows the beautiful game. It also served as a reminder that at the highest level of the game, the margin for error is incredibly small. More...
We are just four days into the tournament, but there has been no shortage of talking points at Brazil 2014 both on and off the pitch. Here are the top five things that have caught my attention so far at the World Cup. More...
The IMFC color commentator joins the program to discuss yet another late loss, this time at the hands of the visiting Portland Timbers.
Host Noel Butler is joined by Impact Assistant Coach Mauro Biello and Impact Colourman Grant Needham on the July 22nd edition of Oranges at Halftime.
Impact Assistant and an MLS season ebbing away