Tag: World Cup

Putting a Cap on the Cup: The End of My World Cup Journey

I had no idea that my World Cup journey, which began by cheering alongside the Argentines at my favorite futbol hideaway in NYC (which features a literal shrine to Maradona) on the first Sunday of the tournament, would end with me marching alongside those same fans into Maracana, the most sacred of all futbol ground,… Read More

Weekly News Update

Your correspondent is relaxing this week in the sunny, god-awfully humid city of Palm Bay, Fla., yet he still found time to round up a few choice picks for MUI PR Blog’s Weekly News Roundup because he’s just that awesome. When you find yourself conversing knowledgably on this week’s trending topics, you are free to… Read More

The Spirit and Impact of the World Cup: National and Global Pride

Those of you who witnessed what went down at the World Cup between Germany and Brazil on Tuesday know that this is no regular occurrence; it is essentially unheard of for any team in the game of soccer to score more than the average two or three goals — needless to say, seven goals is nearly… Read More

Rihanna: The World Cup’s Unexpected Sports Commentator

The World Cup is well under way, and everyone on Earth seems to be glued to their television sets, eagerly watching the action. From young to old, celebrities to sports fans, everyone’s focus is on Brazil this month. However, no one seems to be more vocal than internationally known singer and fashion superstar, Rihanna. The singer’s Twitter… Read More

World Cup Style: What Are Players And Fans Wearing On And Off The Field In Brazil

The World Cup is well under way, and along with the players in the cup come thousands of loyal fans. However, what are World Cup players and fans wearing in and out of the field? We did a little research and here is what we found.   First and foremost: the jerseys. No stadium is… Read More

A Guide to Becoming a Football Guru, Just in Time for the World Cup

The World Cup kicks off tomorrow.   If you are anything like most of your fellow Americans, your knowledge of the great sport of football is most likely confined to the fact that Wayne Rooney kinda resembles Shrek, David Beckham is much better-looking than you and if you ever walk into an English pub and holler “Manchester… Read More