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Uruguay vs England: Suarez breaks English Hearts

Suarez had bilateral knee surgery a month before his brace against England

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My Favourite World Cup Blogs

This World Cup has been one of the best in recent times. The flurry of goals – and good ones too – the comebacks, inspirational play, its all been exhilarating . I had the good fortune of enjoying 13 games at the last World Cup held here in South Africa, including both semi finals and …

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World Cup Funnies: My Favourite Tweets from this Week

My Favourite Tweets from this week: On the Opening Ceremony: A whole bunch of people are walking round dressed up as trees. In a minute, some guys will try and illegally cut them down. #HalfTimeShow — The Transfer Bible (@TransferBibIe) June 12, 2014

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Spain vs Chile: “The Chilean Calamity”

Chili knock reigning World Champions Spain out of the World Cup

Australia vs Holland: The Socceroos Go Down Fighting

Australia 2-3 The Netherlands Robben (20′) Cahill (21′) Jedinak (51′) Van Persie (58′) Memphis (68′) If you told me yesterday that the Netherlands will edge past Australia 2-3 I would have said you’re mad. After the Dutch mauled World Champions Spain. I’d expected an utter demolition of the Socceroos. But the men from down under …

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Tidbits: Transfer Rumours & Premier League Fixtures

After his shocking performance in Spain’s opening match against the Netherlands, Diego Costa has all but all but confirmed his transfer to Chelsea, saying he’s always wanted a shot in the Premier League. Arsenal Captain Thomas Vermeulan has agreed to a Manchester United Switch Former Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain is reportedly close to a Barcelona …

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WUNDERBAR! Germany Outclass Portugal

Germany 4-0 Portugal Muller (12′ 45+1′ 78′) Hummels (32′) When fixtures were announced, fans found themselves salivating at the thought of this game. a team that boasts the World Player of the Year and a side that’s touted as the next generation of superstars – it promised to be a cracker and it did not …

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Italy Too Good for England

England 1- 2 Italy Marchisio 35′ Sturridge 37′ Balotelli 50′ For the first time in modern history England has entered a world cup without any hype. When they faced Italy  on Saturday they weren’t the favourites. Alarmingly for Italy, 1st choice keeper Buffon was declared unfit on the eve of the match and was replaced …

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Video: Joe Hart: “Give me the f@&*ing ball back”

England Keeper Joe Hart is caught kicking an advertisement board & seen yelling at a ball-boy “Give me the F@&king ball back” after Pirlo’s free kick. Italy beat England 2-1 in Manaus. Take a look: (WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE) Rude or just Frustrated?   -P

Spain vs Netherlands: The Dutch get their Revenge

Spain 1-5 Netherlands I like Spain. I know a lot of Barcelona fans that won’t support the Spanish National Team (mostly those living in Barcelona) due to political reasons. The Barcelona-Real Madrid Rivalry runs that deep, its not just about football. Since I was little I’ve always enjoyed possession football (or Tiki-Taka), so I naturally enjoyed watching …

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