The World's Most Popular Sport Tries to Capture U.S. Sports Fans, Again

Soccer usually takes a back seat to football for most U.S. sports fans, but for one month every four years, the international version of football endeavors to capture U.S. hearts, and feet. The FIFA World Cup kicks off this week in Johannesburg, South Africa. Less than 20 years since the end of apartheid, the new South Africa takes center stage as the first African nation to host the world's premier team competition. "What makes the World Cup so special is it's the largest sporting event in...Full Story
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