• Less than half of Brazilians say their team will win World Cup, survey shows

    EFE Rio de Janeiro – Less than half of Brazilians – 48 percent – believe their five-time world championship team will win the 2018 World Cup in Russia, which began last Thursday, a confidence level must lower than before the tourney in any other year. On the eve of...
  • From Russia With Goals

    Get to know two Telemundo sports journalists and what it’s like covering the 2018 FIFA World Cup Arturo Hilario El Observador Gabriel Sotelo and Raúl Striker Jr are television sports broadcasters currently working at Telemundo 48 KSTS in the Bay Area. Their experiences in sports journalism have led both...
  • Rusia aspira a organizar el mejor mundial de la historia

    EFE Está aquí el evento futbolístico más importante que podamos imaginar, el Mundial de Fútbol que en pocos días se celebra en Rusia. Rusia aspira a mostrar al resto del mundo el enorme esfuerzo y sacrificio que ha realizado estos últimos años para organizar el mejor mundial de fútbol...
  • A Warrior’s Dynasty Built on Toppling the King

    Golden State’s season comes to a satisfying conclusion, but there’s more NBA to come before next season Justin Rossi El Observador The Golden State Warriors are once again defending NBA world champions. This go around ended up providing their toughest challenge as a team when they were down 3-2...
  • A MÁS DE 10 MIL KILÓMETROS DE RUSIA

    HERNÁNDEZ TEJEDA Especial Para El Observador Unos veinte días antes de que la selección mexicana inicie su camino rumbo al famoso “quinto partido” o más bien la fase de semifinales en una Copa del Mundo, en la edición de Rusia 2018, Televisa y Televisión Azteca comenzaron su lucha por...
  • Peru looks to divine intervention to keep Guerrero in World Cup

    EFE Lima – Peru’s national soccer team is hoping that heaven will smile on captain and top striker Paolo Guerrero’s bid to convince FIFA to set aside a suspension and allow him to play in next month’s World Cup, defender Luis Advincula said Monday. “May God decide what happens,”...
  • Brazil begins training for World Cup

    EFE Teresopolis, Brazil – Brazil’s national soccer team came together Monday in this town 91 km (56 mi) from Rio de Janeiro to prepare for next month’s World Cup in Russia. Brazil, pursuing a sixth World Cup title, will have almost a month to train for the tournament, since...
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  • Colombia wants to improve on previous World Cup performance, Cuadrado says

    EFE Rome – Colombian soccer player Juan Guillermo Cuadrado said Monday May 28 in Milan that the Colombian national team was heading into the World Cup in Russia with the determination to improve on the quarterfinals it reached in Brazil in 2014. “We have a great team, and I...