The game of football is any of several similar team sports, of similar origins which involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot in an attempt to score a goal. The most popular of these sports worldwide is association football, more commonly known as just "football" or "soccer". Unqualified, the word football applies to whichever form of football is the most popular in the regional context in which the word appears, including American football, Australian rules football, Canadian football, Gaelic football, rugby league, rugby union and other related games. These variations are known as "codes.

Source: Football on Wikipedia

Nine things to do after the Soccer World Championship

The world chmapionship of soccer is over and there is a big gap in our lives – we show you nine ways to deal with the time after the big event

World Cup Seminfinals 2014

The World Cup has started with great disappointments (Spain, England, Italy) as well as surprises (Costa Rica, Chile, Algeria), but things have come into place in the semifinals.

World Cup 2014 – The Final Eight

Only eight teams remain in the hunt for the World Cup title in Brazil and what an amazing line-up we have with virtually all the big teams still in! Sadly, our outright bet on Chile isn't going to win anymore, but we've been quite successful with our match bets and our pre-tournament bet on Belgium is still very much alive as well, so we've got nothing to complain about on the betting front so far.

World Cup 2014 Round of 16

France won the first place in the Group E with two victories and one draw, demonstrating a complete domination in all matches. Their efficiency surprised everyone, considering that there were doubts about potential of the offensive part of the team without Ribery, who stayed at home because of an injury.

World Cup 2014 Round of 16

Group stage at the World Cup in Brazil has come to an end and the best 16 national teams continue their competition in the Round of 16.

World Cup 2014 – Tricky Match-Ups Await in the Quarter-Finals

The group matches are already over, but the bookmakers have already released their markets for the quarter-finals, so punters can already start thinking about what might happen during the quarter-finals.

Netherlands v Chile preview: Will Chile gain from van Persie's absence?

The group B’s fourth match will be played between Netherlands and Chile on Monday, June 23 and it's a tie to decide who tops the group, with both teams having qualified for the round of 16 with their impressive performances.

World Cup 2014 – Luck Is Temporary, Class Is Permanent

The early matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup are already a thing of the past, but we're very happy about what's happened so far, as our first match bets did better than expected.

Three reasons why Argentina can win the 2014 World Cup

Argentina may enter the 2014 World Cup as second-favourites behind the hosts Brazil but do they have the wherewithal to overcome poor performances from the previous editions and go all the way? I have reason to believe so.

World Cup 2014 – Betting on the Underdogs Early On

The pre-tournament rage is all over now, but that's actually where the real fun starts for all football fans, as we're finally seeing some spectacular football games on our TV screens after that very long break since the end of the Champions League.