World Cup scores and recaps from Sunday

For U.S. soccer, Monday’s first step in World Cup is a big one

Fancy Stats: Why Tim Howard of the U.S. is an elite goalkeeper 

In Recife, Brazil’s charms trump disorganization

The long journey to Natal

Colombia’s Pablo Armero knows how to celebrate goals

The offside rule explained

Breaking down World Cup rosters by pro league

Complete World Cup coverage | Latest updates on the Soccer Insider blog

Group standings | TV listings and game schedule | Streaming the World Cup

Marissa Payne writes for The Early Lead, a fast-breaking sports blog, where she focuses on what she calls the “cultural anthropological” side of sports, aka “mostly the fun stuff.” She is also an avid WWE fan.

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