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Germany's forward Andre Schuerrle (L) scores past Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar during the semi-final football match between Brazil and Germany at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on July 8, 2014, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.    (FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Brazil vs. Netherlands? What’s The Point?

As Germany and Argentina prepare to face off for the World Cup Sunday, semi-final losers Brazil and the Netherlands will play a match Friday.

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Netherlands' forward Arjen Robben after defeating Costa Rica during the penalty shootout after the extra time in the quarter-final football match between Netherlands and Costa Rica at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 5, 2014.  AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

California Aerospace Firm Offers Space Flight To Dutch Team If It Wins World Cup

The space flight company XCOR Aerospace has pledged a free flight to space if the Dutch National team manages to win the FIFA World Cup 2014.

07/09/2014

Left (Credit: Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Right (Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

6 Animal Look-alikes Of The World Cup

The players and coaches have been channeling their inner spiritual animal this year.

06/19/2014

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Netherlands Might Beat U.S. On Self-Driving Cars, Trucks

The Dutch government says it wants to encourage large-scale tests of self-driving cars in the Netherlands by next year, and supports a plan to allow tests of self-driving trucks by 2019, giving the Google Car and other self-driving vehicles in the U.S. a run for the money, literally.

06/17/2014

A Cameroon fan blows a horn in the rain during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: NFL Could Learn From World Cup Pageantry

Mexico meets Cameroon and Spain faces the Netherlands in the World Cup Friday, a day after Brazil defeated Croatia 3-1 in the opening match.

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Dutch soccer fan drove from San Francisco to Brazil to watch his team play in the World Cup June 13

Dutch Soccer Fanatic Drives From San Francisco To Brazil For World Cup

Few fans are as dedicated as the Dutch soccer enthusiast who drove almost 13,000 miles from San Francisco to Brazil to watch his team play in this year’s World Cup.

06/11/2014

The Dominican Republic celebrates after defeating the Netherlands by a score of 4-1 to win the semifinal of the World Baseball Classic at AT&T Park on March 18, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Dominican Republic Beats Netherlands, Reaches WBC Final At AT&T Park

Late lineup addition Moises Sierra hit a tying RBI double in the fifth, Jose Reyes added a go-ahead single two batters later and the Dominican Republic reached the WBC final with a 4-1 win against the Netherlands on Monday night.

03/18/2013

WhatsApp

WhatsApp Accused Of Violating Privacy Norms

Regulators in the Netherlands and Canada say that popular messaging application WhatsApp is violating internationally accepted privacy norms by stockpiling phone numbers belonging to people who don’t even use the service.

01/29/2013

Windmill

Restored Dutch Windmill In San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park Set To Spin

A windmill undergoing restoration in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park is set to spin its sails.

04/28/2012

Spain Wins World Cup

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Spain defeated the Netherlands by a score of 1-0 to win its first World Cup title on Sunday. Andres Iniesta scored the winning goal in extra time.

07/11/2010

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