The FIFA World Cup is the most watched sporting event of the world. Over 700 million people watch this event. As you know, Brazil is the host of World Cup 2014, this is going to be the another amazing World Cup competition.
For the website owners and bloggers, it can be a great traffic generation opportunity . There might be some readers of your blog who love World Cup. I myself is a big fan of Argentina football team. Like me, a lot of football lovers out there and some of them might be your readers.
If you add a widget on your blog showing World Cup Live scores and fixtures, it will surely grab your visitors attention. And it will help you to keep your visitors active, engaged and keep coming back to your blog.
If you are running a WordPress blog and want to add some World cup plugins to your blog, you are on the right place. In this post, I am going to share some awesome football WordPress plugins & widgets.
With these WordPress Football Plugins & widgets, you can do a lot of thing like adding fixtures, live results, predictors, fantasy football league etc.
5 Best FIFA World Cup WordPress Plugins
Let’s check these plugins.
This plugin lets you to add a widget for showing World Cup News, Fixtures, Results, Live Scores on your WordPress blog. All of the data will be collected from FIFA world cup official sites, BBC and Yahoo World Cup news.
The amazing things about the plugin is, it is fully responsive and mobile friendly.
This plugin is designed to collect you readers’ predictions for each match in 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Your readers can predicts the score for each match in group stage and knockout stage. They will be awarded according to their predictions. You can also show the match results by using this plugin.
If you are running a sports blog, then you can consider using this plugin on your blog.
Soccer Live Scores WordPress plugin lets you to add live soccer scores in your posts, pages and custom posts.
It shows real time results. It’s very easy to use and fully responsive. You can customize the colors and use shortcodes.
League Engine makes it easy to build and maintains a league and tournament on your WordPress blog.
If you want to maintain simple league table and analyse player performance, you can consider using this plugin. This plugin has an extension for FIFA World Cup 2014.
Football Pool is similar to World Cup Predictor plugin. This plugin adds a fantasy sports pool to your WordPress blog. Users of your blog can predict the results of matches and earn points.
This plugin has been updated for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
However, you can also add FIFA.com Football Widgets to your blog. It has several widgets like Latest News, Latest Photos, FIFA World Ranking, 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazil 2014 Countdown Clock etc.
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