FIFA World Cup
Mason Asphar, Jack Orr, and Grayson Schottmuller
Brazilians Take All
Messi vs. Ronaldo
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have always been heated rivals, especially in the World Cup, here are the details.
- 3319 World Cup minutes
- 40 World Cup appearances
- 15 World Cup goals
- 3256 World Cup minutes
- 39 World Cup appearances
- 17 World Cup goals
Each of them have won the Ballon D'or multiple times. The Ballon D'or is the greatest individual player award that anyone can win. It is handed out each year, and if you are rewarded with it, you are considered the best player in the world. Lionel has won it more times then Cristiano, (4-2) but Cristiano has won it this year, so Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the best soccer player in the world.
Messi has always had unheard of dribbling skills, and Ronaldo has always had remarkable technique. They both, are quite entertaining
It is a heated rivalry, even outside of the World Cup. Once you watch them, you'll know why they have so many supporters and haters.
The origination of the Maradona
Pickles Saves the World Cup
- it happened 3 months before hosting the world cup in England.
- pickles sniffed it out at the bottom of a bush and it was wrapped in newspaper.
-they were given 20,000 pounds as a reward.
-the theft was Edward Betchly
-Pickles is still know as " The Dog who saved The World Cup"
The Flying Frenchman
2014 FIFA World Cup
Sunday, July 13th, 12pm
Rio - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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