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The 2014 World Cup continues  in Brazil, with football fans the world over 8 Super Websites For Soccer Fans 8 Super Websites For Soccer Fans A list of eight of the best websites all soccer fans should bookmark. Some specialize in news, others in opinion, some focus on goals, others on statistics. All are valuable repositories for the beautiful game. Read More enjoying all the action. Then there is the rest of the population, who either don’t care or actively wish we’d all shut up about it. We have websites and apps both sides can make use of, with sports fans ultimately winning on penalties.

Final Score: 4-1 To Sports Fans

We asked you, The 2014 World Cup: What Websites & Apps Do You Recommend? The 2014 World Cup: What Websites & Apps Do You Recommend? [We Ask You] The 2014 World Cup: What Websites & Apps Do You Recommend? [We Ask You] We want you to share your knowledge with us by recommending the best websites and apps to use during the World Cup. Read More We’ll be honest and admit we expected more of a response to this question. The World Cup being a huge event, and the MakeUseOf readership being full of geeks who like to recommend their favorite websites and apps to others. But it wasn’t to be.

In the end we barely made it into double figures, and even then not everybody entered into the spirit of the discussion. No matter, as we were able to pull a little something out of the We Ask You hat to make the question worth asking. It was close, but we managed it.

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What follows are four ways to keep up-to-date with all the happenings from the 2014 World Cup currently taking place in Brazil Enjoy The Soccer World Cup On Google Street View's Brazil Journey Enjoy The Soccer World Cup On Google Street View's Brazil Journey Not everyone will manage to travel to Brazil and watch the best of football. Google Street View brings you up, close, and personal with the locations that will host the matches. Read More .

  • Onefootball is an app with tons of information for football fans. Available on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone, amongst others.
  • ScoreMobile FC Football Scores is an app dedicated to delivering the latest football scores. Available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry.
  • Curto is a social networking aggregator grouping posts according to subject matter. This includes the World Cup as a whole as well as individual matches.
  • Wikipedia, which surely needs no introduction, has an easy-to-view List of 2014 FIFA World Cup matches which is a great page to bookmark.

As an added bonus we have a little something just for those who hate all sports, including football, and, consequently, the World Cup. Sportssuck.org is a website created for and by people who really cannot see the appeal of watching or playing sports. So much so that they’re “dedicated to the eradication of sports.

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This is a bit harsh if you ask us, but regular reader Xoandre recommended it, so who are we to argue?! Plus, it may offer a brief respite for those of you who feel this way, and a few laughs for those of us who actually quite like sports.

Comment Of The Week

We received some great comments, including those from Rajaa C, Xoandre, and the beautifully named A41202813GMAIL. Comment Of The Week goes to Suleiman, who wins a T-shirt for this comment The 2014 World Cup: What Websites & Apps Do You Recommend? [We Ask You] The 2014 World Cup: What Websites & Apps Do You Recommend? [We Ask You] We want you to share your knowledge with us by recommending the best websites and apps to use during the World Cup. Read More :

It is simple, the only app that you will need is this:
One Football Brazil.

Why? this is why (I am copying and pasting the info)

STAY UP TO DATE!
• All the latest national team news
• Detailed World Cup news before and during the tournament
FOLLOW ALL MATCHES LIVE!
• Exclusive Live Ticker for all matches of the tournament
• Match schedules, results and statistics
• Personalised push notifications – don’t miss a kick!
WORLD CUP VIDEOS!
• Videos from press conferences and interviews
• Pre- and postgame news coverage for all matches

If the above app is overwhelming to you and you just want an app that tells you when your team game will be on, goal alerts and that you want to get an instant text feed during the game, this is for you: ScoreMobile FC Football Scores.

We chose this comment because it lists two options for those who want to keep up with the 2014 World Cup Soccer Mad? How To Follow The World Cup Soccer Mad? How To Follow The World Cup The following are some cool ways to keep up-to-date with the goings-on in Brazil. You can also use these methods during the regular soccer season to follow your favorite teams. Read More . In a We Ask You discussion which few people took part in, someone willing to recommend two apps more than deserves a geeky T-shirt for their efforts.

We Ask You is a weekly column in which you have your say about a particular subject. We ask you a question each week, with the results compiled and compressed into a follow-up article the following week. This column is nothing without your input, all of which is valued.

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  1. A41202813GMAIL
    June 20, 2014 at 2:22 pm

    Thank You, For A Beautifully Named Reference.

    GO, CR7 !

  2. Iain
    June 18, 2014 at 6:07 pm

    I think that should be 't-shirts', shouldn't it?

  3. Suleiman
    June 18, 2014 at 5:02 pm

    Wow!! I won ..again!! Thank you so much guys. I guess my summer is going to be rocking around my Makeuseof awesome t-shits. Thanks again, this is encouraging :)

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