With a bit of luck Brazil beat Chile on Penalties to progress to the quarter finals, but they were less than convincing.
Jun 27 2014
Jun 25 2014
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 …
Jun 25 2014
The Headline in the Liverpool Echo this morning read: “He Needs Help”
Jun 23 2014
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.
Jun 20 2014
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 …
Jun 19 2014
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
Jun 18 2014
Jun 17 2014
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 …