Video Break

Your guide to the World Cup

The World Cup kicks off Thursday at 1 p.m. with Brazil vs. Croatia. Here’s your guide to following the global tournament.

Opening whistle - here’s the World Cup schedule by date.

Time Magazine tells us in this video all we need to know about the World Cup and how we got to this point.

Watch the Time Magazine video on all devices.

All in one place: Teams, schedules, news and so much more

Watch the World Cup videos on all mobile devices.

Photo gallery: A look at Team USA

Meet the 23: Watch the players representing the United States at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.

Watch "Meet the 23" on all devices

A look at 10 World Cup great ones

Take our quiz and find out which team you are.