France players relax before crunch World Cup match

The president of France's football federation, Noel Le Graet, praised the national side for its overall performance in the World Cup group stage, while players and their partners relaxed on Rio's beaches. Duration: 01:00 Jun 27, 2014

Portugal fans react after early World Cup exit

Fans react in Lisbon after Cristiano Ronaldo wasted a succession of glorious chances as Portugal bowed out of the World Cup on Thursday despite beating Ghana 2-1 in Brasilia. Duration: 00:46 Jun 27, 2014
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FIFA World Cup 2014 Results: Ronaldo Bids Goodbye as Germany and USA Advance

If there were conspiracy theories running around about Germany doing their former coach and legendary player Jurgen Klinsmann a favour by playing out a draw with USA, they clearly didn't hear it. The German juggernaut roared forward from minute one, even if they managed only one goal, with the 1-0 result enough to send Germany and USA through to the last 16, and knock Portugal and Ghana out. Jun 26, 2014