Saturday, January 20, 2018

World Cup 2014: Quotes and Pictures

I heard about the World Cup game after I woke up–yeah the joys of working overnight–so I thought to relive all the joy-and pain-people are feeling after the fact, I’d post some quotes and pictures from everywhere.

Savor. Reminisce. And get ready for the next World Cup in 2016 in France.


Manuel Neuer: Goalkeeper, Germany

We are very happy and our unity in the tournament was wonderful.

It’s wonderful to win in Brazil. Congratulations to Argentina; they gave us a real fight.

I’ve always given my all for this team and the success is for everybody. Now we celebrate.

–Manuel Neuer: Goalkeeper, Germany

“Party, party, party!” – fans react to win. Listen:

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RUDE BOYS: Rihanna parties with Germany’s World Cup winners. … #GER


My head says Germany, my heart says Argentina

–Timmy Harris

Messi: “It was so close, we’re angry to lose like that. Best player of tournament? Doesn’t matter, you don’t play for individual trophies.”

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.@MASCHERANO: #ARG midfielder describes his ‘immense pain’ at #WorldCup Final loss –


The pain is immense.

We gave what we could and we are sorry for ourselves and the people.

The sadness is for life.

–Javier Mascherano: Midfielder, Argentina

Argentina, am praying for U!

Alum Brenda Comfort

World Cup final viewing party with the fam on the rooftop–Khilda Jordan


World Cup watch party in North Park!– San Diego


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I love this! Pope Francis (Argentinian) congratulates Pope Benedict (German) on World Cup