Hot for Brazil as World Cup Fever Starts
Derek Schwartz
Coop De Ville is the unofficial headquarters for World Cup fever on the Island. The Oak Bluffs waterfront bar was a colorful scene Thursday during the opening match between Brazil and Croatia.
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Nobody Offside at Coop de Ville, Island Focus of Football Fever
Ivy Ashe
For one month every four years, much of the world speaks the same language: Soccer (or football in its non-American dialects).

For one month every four years, much of the world speaks the same language: Soccer (or football in its non-American dialects). It’s a language of footwork, free kicks, and yes, flops, and on Saturday, June 26, native speakers and new learners alike have gathered at Coop de Ville in Oak Bluffs to watch what Sam Dean-Lee of Hartford, Conn., deems “the biggest game in U.S.

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