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Brazil vs Chile: the Hosts Edge into the Quarters

With a bit of luck Brazil beat Chile on Penalties to progress to the quarter finals, but they were less than convincing.

11 Things I Learnt from the World Cup

Two Weeks have already passed this World Cup, and heres what I have learnt so far

Nigeria vs Argentina: Messi & co. Keep their Perfect Record

Argentina are through. Nigeria are through, the first African team to progress in this World Cup. Argentina may have gotten by in their first two group games, but they were made to work for their win against Nigeria. Regardless of whether you rate Lionel Messi or not, you have to hand it to him, he’s …

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Luis Suarez: Toeing the Line Between Genius and Insanity

The Headline in the Liverpool Echo this morning read: “He Needs Help”

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World Cup 2014 Brazil: Group B Decided

Arjen Robben on form against Chile 1st: The Netherlands 2nd: Chile 3rd: Spain 4th: Australia The Dutch stamped their dominance on group B by defeating Chile 2-0, they finish the group unbeaten. Spain on the other other end – with a shuffled up team-  beat Australia by 3 goals.

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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

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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