World Cup cuties - Players share tender moments with their kids

This year, Father’s Day coincides with the first weekend of the 2014 World Cup. Dads across the country will put their feet up, crack open a beverage and watch the planet’s best soccer players shoot for glory. Our gallery looks at the fathers plying their trade in the stadiums of Brazil. We’re used to seeing these superstars on the pitch, see them share a moment with their children. Served Fresh by Subway

Team USA captain Clint Dempsey poses with his family on the field during the MLS season. "Blessed." (Clint Dempsey/Instagram)
Clint Dempsey
Team USA captain Clint Dempsey poses with his family on the field during the MLS season. "Blessed." (Clint Dempsey/Instagram)
U.S. soccer player Nick Rimando relaxes with his two kids. "My Sunday pillows" (Nick Rimando/Instagram)
Nick Rimando
U.S. soccer player Nick Rimando relaxes with his two kids. "My Sunday pillows" (Nick Rimando/Instagram)
Team USA player Jermaine Jones shares precious photo with his daughter. "Too #lazy to get #outofbed " (Jermaine Jones/Instagram)
Jermaine Jones
Team USA player Jermaine Jones shares precious photo with his daughter. "Too #lazy to get #outofbed " (Jermaine Jones/Instagram)
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Team USA veteran Brad Davis poses with his two children after a USMNT practice. "Post training photo on the pitch at Candlestick Park!" (Brad Jones/Instagram)
Brad Davis
Team USA veteran Brad Davis poses with his two children after a USMNT practice. "Post training photo on the pitch at Candlestick Park!" (Brad Jones/Instagram)
New dad, DaMarcus Beasley of Team USA, poses with his daughter. "First dinner out together! She looks soooo thrilled.. Lol. She was awake 2min before this pic. Love my lil snug bug! #dinnertime #familyouting #myprincesslia #idontwannaeatijustwanttosleep #LIA @pirii30" (DaMarcus Beasley/Instagram)
DaMarcus Beasley
New dad, DaMarcus Beasley of Team USA, poses with his daughter. "First dinner out together! She looks soooo thrilled.. Lol. She was awake 2min before this pic. Love my lil snug bug! #dinnertime #familyouting #myprincesslia #idontwannaeatijustwanttosleep #LIA @pirii30" (DaMarcus Beasley/Instagram)
Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona holds his son Thiago (leomessi/Instagram)
Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona holds his son Thiago (leomessi/Instagram)
<span><span><span><span>#my</span><span>#love</span><span> I'll give my life for her (</span></span></span></span>dejanlovren5/Instagram)
Dejan Lovren
#my#love I'll give my life for her (dejanlovren5/Instagram)

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