French fans give hero welcome to ‘Les Bleus’ World Cup champions

Hundreds of thousands of ecstatic French fans celebrated the return of their World Cup winning football team on Monday, jumping and chanting “We Are The Champions” as their bus paraded down the Champs Elysees before a special presidential reception. Read more about this at feeds.reuters.com.

France scores 2nd World Cup title with 4-2 win over Croatia

The international soccer tournament has become a commercial dream for sportswear companies — a platform for some of the world’s biggest brands to duke it out for the estimated 1 billion fans watching the once-every-four-year championship. Read more about this at cnbc.com.