The Brazil star has been widely criticized for going to ground far too easily.
Obi said he received the news shortly before the game last Tuesday.
Spanish giants say reports of a world-record bid for Neymar were false.
Cristian Pavon was part of Argentina's squad at the World Cup and won two titles with Boca Juniors.
Sports Illustrated writer Grant Wahl thinks reporters from "traditional soccer countries" often ask the worst questions.
"Chef James" Tahhan has since apologized for the incident and acknowledged he lacked sensitivity.
Brazil's destiny is in their own hands as they look to qualify for the second round.
All four teams in Group F can still qualify for the round of 16.
Maradona later posted on Instagram to say he was "fine."
Argentina's future at the World Cup is no longer in their own hands.
Abdel Rahim Mohamed reportedly appeared "exhausted" and deeply "affected" by Egypt's result.
Egyptian has beaten Faryd Mondragon's record.
The BBC and Fox Sports both have female commentators at the tournament.
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The MLS will have 19 representatives at the 2018 World Cup.
Achilles the psychic cat dismissed expert opinions and predicted glory for the hosts in Thursday's game against Saudi Arabia.
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The families of the dead have published an emotional open letter.
Ozil and Gundogan met Erdogan in London on Sunday.
A new study of plays during the 2014 World Cup games finds protocols for head injury assessment weren't followed at least 60 percent of the time.
Though critical of offside rule plans, the former FIFA president praised the controversial World Cup expansion.