You can't rely on your defence to win a World Cup.
It cannot be a coincidence that a European team couldn't win a World Cup held in South America.
Don't ever in your life do a World Cup and the Olympic Games at the same time. This will make your life almost impossible.
The World Cup tournament overall and, naturally, the new stadiums at its heart, are the ideal platform to portray Germany as a positive and exceptional location, and above all of course, as a highly capable economic location.
I've scored many goals that I've liked, but I think the best memory I have is the one against Korea in the 2010 World Cup.
I wish I could play the World Cup; that's one of my dreams.
After all these years, I'm finally into soccer. The World Cup is on, and my band is an international group - they're all around me, cheering in the hotel bars.
As a kid growing up in the back streets of Dublin I used to pretend I was playing in the World Cup with my mates out on the streets, and now I will be doing it for real.
I scored in a World Cup and I want that buzz again.
Well, we've made huge strides since the 1990 World Cup, USA '94, and obviously since '98. Unfortunately, those strides only register with the public once every four years.
Messi deserves to win this World Cup for all he has done for football.
The boy can do anything, but to be the star of the World Cup you have got to get to the final and win it!