world cup

Regional
1:00 am
Wed July 2, 2014

World Cup Keeps Soccer-Related Businesses Busy

Dustin Aubert picks out merchandise for Stefan's four stores. He's watched the supply of Team USA items at the Lincoln Avenue location, shrink, during World Cup.
Credit Ann-Elise Henzl

The growing popularity of soccer has meant strong sales at local soccer bars and stores, including Milwaukee’s first soccer store, Stefan’s.

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Regional
4:52 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Milwaukee Pub Sticks with Brazilian Favela Decor for World Cup

Volunteers and artists created the favela-themed patio at Nomad
Credit Marge Pitrof

Nomad, on Brady Street, has dressed up its patio for the World Cup games, as a favela. Those are slums embedded in Brazil’s cities.

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Regional
1:00 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Milwaukee Pubs Prep For World Cup Mania

Joe Katz and his siblings own the Highbury bar in Bayview. It's planning for big crowds during the World Cup's four-week run.
Credit Erin Toner

Starting Thursday, soccer fans around the world will be glued to their flat screens and computers as the first match of the 2014 World Cup gets underway in Brazil.

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