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The Daily Kick: July 12, 2014

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This weekend four teams from Sao Paulo, Brazil have traveled to play in Schwan’s USA CUP at the same time their home country is hosting the 2014 World Cup.

The coincidence made for some hard decisions for a lot of teams that have attended in past years according to Schwan’s USA CUP International Recruiter, Colleen Bourdon. It unfortunately deterred a couple teams from coming this year.

Six Schwan’s USA CUP alumni instrumental in Costa Rica’s World Cup run

07/12/2014, 3:30pm CDT
By Isaac Haight, NSC Media Intern

The 2014 World Cup has captivated the hearts and minds of people across the world. Teams have brought joyous moments along with heartaches to viewers and fans.

One team that overachieved and has brought worldwide attention to their country with an unexpected run to the quarterfinals was Costa Rica, known to their fans as the “Ticos.”

Sipping from the Cup

07/12/2014, 3:15pm CDT
By Media Staff

"Sipping from the CUP" is the daily news column in The Daily Kick. Each day during Schwan's USA CUP, we'll be using this column to feature short news items, humorous things seen on the campus, and even some gossip! Read and enjoy.

Faces at the Cup

07/12/2014, 3:00pm CDT
By Media Staff

Our special section where we highlight the unique and special people that make Schwan's USA CUP an experience like no other in youth soccer. We feature players, coaches, parents, volunteers and staff. 

Nominate your Faces at the Cup person now!

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