Submitted by ub on Tue, 06/24/2014 - 23:47

FIFA 20th World Cup is taking place in Brazil. This international football tournament also known as "soccer" or "futbol" is followed by millions of global fanatics.

This is not just another tournament. It is the life of football. This is a month jammed packed with incredible emotions to observers. And no matter the country, language, or culture they represent, this game brings out a passion that unites fans all over this great wide globe. It's a passion for the world's sport.

FIFA hailed TV viewer statistics for US for World Cup match between the Portugal and USA as a milestone for the sport. The 24.7 million television viewers were "spectacular figures" for a match.

Ratings indicate that ESPN got 18.2 million viewers for the 2-2 draw on Sunday, and another 6.5 million watched on Univision.

Finally, the whole world is watching and united in one international sport.