Qatar World Cup Too Hot

Qatar World Cup Too Hot

A German member of FIFA’s executive committee, Theo Zwanziger, feels that it is too hot in Qatar to safely host the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament. Since this summers tournament in Brazil, where FIFA held the first water breaks during game action due to the heat, rumors surfaced that the United States had been approached […]

World Cup Scoring Leader Miroslav Klose Retires From International Play

World Cup Scoring Leader Miroslav Klose Retires From International Play

Germany’s Miroslav Klose, who passed Brazil’s Ronaldo as the World Cup scoring leader in July, announced Monday that the striker will retire from international play. The 36-year-old steps away from the international game after helping Germany raise the World Cup trophy for the first time since 1990, defeating Argentina 1-0. The tournament in Brazil this […]

Die Mannschaft General To Stay With Team

Die Mannschaft General To Stay With Team

After speculation that German coach Joachim Loew would step down after Die Mannschaft won their fourth World Cup soccer title, the team’s general announced Wednesday that he was staying with the national team. Loew had already received a contract extension prior to the victorious run in Brazil. The coach took some time away right after […]