Where were you when Andy Brehme sunk the decisive penalty to win West Germany the 1990 World Cup? Or when Italy hoisted the trophy on 4 July 2006? Some World Cup moments accompany us a lifetime.
Germany's parliament has seen some fierce debates between conservatives and left-wingers.Outside that austere building, however, German political parties come together to form a single football team that's on a mission.
The World Cup divides Brazil. While many are looking forward to the festival of football, swathes of society are out in protest against the tournament.