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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright puts on his game face in the locker room at Busch Stadium as they prepare to play the Philadelphia Phillies in St. Louis on June 22, 2014, as he shows support for the U.S. soccer team who will play Portugal in World Cup Soccer action later in the day.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

USA World Cup Fever Is Contagious

Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright has it

06/22/2014

US's German coach Jurgen Klinsmann talks to players during a training session in Das Dunas Stadium, Natal, on June 15, 2014, on the eve of their match against Ghana in the 2014 FIFA football World Cup.

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 2

Lots of news coming out of Brazil as the 2014 World Cup got underway. Here are 5 things you missed for week 2.

06/16/2014

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring a goal in the first half of a game against Inter Milan at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis on August 10, 2013.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Real Madrid Tops Inter Milan in St. Louis Match

One of the world’s top players, Cristiano Ronaldo, scored a goal in 3-0 shutout.

08/10/2013

Lionel Messi of Argentina receives the FIFA Ballon d'Or 2012 trophy and Abby Wambach of United States receives her FIFA womens player of the year trophy  during the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2013 at Congress House on January 07, 2013 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Messi Wins Record 4th World’s Best Player Award

ZURICH (AP) — Lionel Messi became the first four-time winner of the FIFA Player of the Year award after shattering the world record with 91 goals last year for Barcelona and Argentina. The 25-year-old won […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/07/2013

Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona shoots towards goal towards during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between FC Barcelona and FC Viktoria Plzen at Camp Nou on October 19, 2011 in Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona won 2-0.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Messi Leads Inaugural Global Soccer Poll

LONDON (AP) — Lionel Messi is the best soccer player in the world and his Barcelona team is the top-rated club, according to the inaugural AP Global Soccer 10 rankings released Tuesday by The Associated […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–10/30/2012

Cesc Fabregas of Spain scores the winning penalty past Rui Patrício of Portugal during the UEFA EURO 2012 semi final match between Portugal and Spain at Donbass Arena on June 27, 2012 in Donetsk, Ukraine.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Spain Tops Portugal in Shootout to Make Euro Final

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Far from its best, Spain still advanced to another major final on Wednesday, beating Portugal 4-2 in a penalty shootout after a scoreless draw at the European Championship. Cesc Fabregas, who […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/27/2012

Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring Barcelona's 3rd goal during the La Liga match between Real Zaragoza and FC Barcelona at La Romareda on April 7, 2012 in Zaragoza, Spain.  (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Messi Becomes 1st Player Since 1972-73 to Score 60

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi scored twice to become the first player since 1973 with 60 goals in a season for a club in a major European league, leading Barcelona to a 4-1 win […]

04/07/2012

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