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World Cup pre-game: Brazil vs. Netherlands

Friday, July 11th, 2014
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It’s the penultimate game of the World Cup, a clash that nobody wants to be in, as Brazil and the Netherlands play in the third-place match, live on CBC TV and streaming at cbc.ca/fifaworldcup Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET.

World Cup pre-game: Germany vs. Argentina

Friday, July 11th, 2014
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This is it. After one month and 63 matches, Germany and Argentina will fight for the right to lift the World Cup at the Maracana in Brazil, live on CBC TV and cbc.ca/fifaworldcup starting at 3 p.m. ET.

World Cup pre-game: Netherlands vs. Argentina

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Two teams with different styles meet in today's FIFA World Cup semifinal as the Netherlands faces Argentina for the right to play Germany in the title match. Coverage begins on CBC and CBC.ca/FIFAWorldCup at 3:30 p.m. ET.

Dutch hope Van Persie can play vs. Argentina

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
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Two teams with different styles meet in Wednesday's FIFA World Cup semifinal, as the Netherlands face Argentina. Coverage begins on CBC at 3:30 p.m. ET.

World Cup pre-game: Germany vs. Brazil

Monday, July 7th, 2014
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With star striker Neymar sidelined, Brazil will attempt to advance to its first World Cup final in 12 years when it takes on Germany in the semifinals. Coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. ET on CBC and CBC.ca/FIFAWorldCup.

World Cup pre-game: Argentina vs. Belgium

Friday, July 4th, 2014
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If Belgium is to advance to the semifinals, it will need to find away to contain Argentina star Lionel Messi in the quarter-final match on Saturday. Coverage begins at 11:30 a.m. ET on CBC and CBC.ca/FIFAWorldCup.

World Cup pre-game: Netherlands vs. Costa Rica

Friday, July 4th, 2014
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The Netherlands, perennial favourites, clash with World Cup surprises Costa Rica — the surprise darlings of this year's World Cup.

Germany, France look for best effort in quarter-final

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
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With both teams coming off challenging round of 16 matches, Germany and France hope to return to their best form in their quarter-final matchup at the FIFA World Cup. Coverage begins at 11:30 a.m. ET on CBC and CBC.ca/FIFAWorldCup.

Brazil under pressure and Colombia on a roll

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
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Brazil was lucky to get past Chile. They’ll have to rely on much more than goal posts to get past a surging Colombia, who has yet to lose. Coverage begins at 3:30 ET on CBC.

World Cup pre-game: Belgium vs. USA

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Belgium looks to continue its winning ways against the U.S. when the two soccer nations battle in the knockout stage on Tuesday. Coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. ET on CBC.