To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
From 64 teams and 62 matches, the 2014 FIFA World Cup is now down to two, Argentina and Germany. This World Cup has featured unlikely superstars like James Rodriguez and Guillermo Ochoa, a record number of goals, and a few Cinderellas that advanced much further than anyone could have expected. With just one match (and a useless 3rd place game) to go, it’s time to take a look back on the six most unbelievable results of the 2014 World Cup.