Are You Ready for Some Futbol? A Panoramic View of the World Cup with Esri Story Maps

The 2014 FIFA World Cup begins later this week in Brazil, and Esri has created a collection of interactive maps to enhance the perspective of the world’s largest sporting event. 

World Cup History
Visually explore the results for every World Cup from 1930 through today.

FIFA World Cup: Golden Greats
See the best players, goal scorers, and goalkeepers in World Cup history. 

Belo Horizonte Restaurants
Browse famous dishes at restaurants and bars in Belo Horizonte, one of the host cities for the 2014 World Cup.

Brazil World Cup Shortlist
Explore the host cities, stadiums, and a selection of some cool places in each region where the matches are being played.

2014 US World Cup Roster
Explore the hometowns of the 23 men named to Team USA’s roster and learn more about their professional soccer experience:

World Cup Venues:
From Dust to Dreams Take a closer look at the 12 stadiums hosting this year’s matches and compare the finished buildings to recent imagery taken during construction:

World Cup Dashboard
Explore the country breakdowns for the eight World Cup groups and track live results as the tournament progresses through interactive widgets from FIFA: