Mario Gotze scored in the 113 minute as Germany held on to win in extra time and defeat Argentina 1-0 for the World Cup title.
FC Barcelona paid one of the highest transfers fees ever to acquire forward Luis Suarez from Liverpool. He will join the club after he serves his four-month biting ban.
Eddie Johnson and Luis Silva added each scored in the first half as United overcame Chris Wondolowski’s sixth goal of the season for a 2-1 win.
1yChris Wondolowski was voted Major League Soccer Player of the Week by the North American Soccer Reporters NASR for Week 31 of the 2012 MLS season.
1yA Chris Wondolowski hat-trick paced the San Jose Earthquakes to a 4-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids at Dicks Sporting Goods Park Saturday night.
1yChris Wondolowski became the first MLS player to garner three Player of the Month awards in a single season after he took home the honor for September.
1ySteven Lenhart scored game-tying goals in the final minutes twice as the Earthquakes earned one point in a 3-3 draw with FC Dallas that had all the emotion of a comeback win.
1yWith the victory, the Earthquakes completed a three-game season sweep of the Sounders and opened up an 11 point lead in the Western Conference.
1yThe Earthquakes were down 2-0 in the 73rd minute. But Goonies never say die, and Chris Wondowloski netted twice in the final 27 minutes to earn San Jose a tie with Portland.
1yChris Wondolowski set a personal best with his 19th goal this season, leading the Earthquakes to another victory, this a 2-0 clean sheet against Chivas USA.