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The FIFA World Cup is the biggest event in world sport. Taking place every four years, the FIFA World Cup in 2014 takes place in Brazil.

FIFA World Cup 2014: USA 23 Man Squad

USA coach, Juergen Klinsmann, has selected his 23 man squad ahead of FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Klinsmann has opted for a squad which draws upon experience for the USA, who will be hoping to at least match their 2002 best of reaching the Quarter Finals. (click here for the 2010 USA World Cup squad). If the USA are …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Uruguay 23 Man Squad

Uruguay coach, Oscar Tabarez, has selected his 23 man squad for FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. The Uruguayan team, which won the first ever World Cup in 1930, and was also victorious in 1950, will be looking to follow up a hugely impressive 2010 campaign which saw a Diego Forlan inspired Uruguay finish fourth. Forlan returns from the 2010 …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Switzerland 23 Man Squad

Switzerland coach, Ottmar Hitzfeld, has selected his 23 man squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The Swiss, whose best ever performance in the tournament came when they were quarter-finalists in 1954, will be looking for their best-ever World Cup in the modern era, as they have not made it past the first knock-out match since that quarter …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Spain 23 Man Squad

Spain coach, Vicente Del Bosque, has selected his 23 man squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The Spanish side, which lifted the tournament in 2010, has a similar looking squad in 2014, with stars like Cesc Fabregas, Andrew Iniesta and David Silva heading up an exciting midfield. (click here for the 2010 squad) There is a place …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Russia 23 Man Squad

Russia coach Fabio Capello has selected his 23 man squad ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Capello has selected a team which exclusively plays its football in Russia – a tactic which often bears fruit at World Cups – as he seeks to help Russia to a best ever finish in the tournament. Having only ever qualified for …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Portugal 23 Man Squad

Portugal have named their 23 man squad ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Coach Paulo Bento had a handful of injury worries ahead of the World Cup, not least his star man, Cristiano Ronaldo, but has named all three struggling stars, Ronaldo, Pepe and Raul Meireles. Ronaldo and Meireles were both back in training with 9 days before …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Nigeria 23 Man Squad

Nigeria have announced their 23 man squad to travel to Brazil for FIFA World Cup 2014. Coach Stephen Keshi has selected a decent looking squad, with a somewhat surprise inclusion for Newcastle United’s 32 year old forward Shola Ameobi, who travels to his first World Cup with Nigeria. Nigeria will be hoping to exceed their best-ever performances of reaching the Round …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Netherlands 23 Man Squad

The Netherlands have prepared their 23 man squad ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Netherlands coach, Louis van Gaal, has on the whole stuck with a similar looking squad to that which surprised many in 2010 to reach the Final in South Africa. If they are to put in a similar performance in 2014, they must face …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Mexico 23 Man Squad

Mexico coach Miguel Herrera has announced his 23 man squad ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Mexico will take part in Group A along with hosts, Brazil, Croatia and Cameroon, and will be hoping they can pick up the points they need to progress. The Mexican team’s best ever finish was reaching the quarter final stages in …

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Korea Republic 23 Man Squad

The 23 man squad has been selected by Korea Republic (South Korea) coach, Myungbo Hong, ahead of FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. South Korea will have it all to do to qualify from Group H, which also features Algeria, Belgium and Russia, and looks on paper to be a difficult group, though the kind of spirit which saw them …

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