Prior to kickoff, I had 10 hopes for World Cup 2014, lets see how kind the Football Gods have been.
Tag: Robin Van Persie
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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
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 …
Jun 14 2014
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 …
May 27 2014
Best: Runners up 1974, 1978 & 2010 Group: B (vs Spain, Chile, Australia) Coach: Louis van Gaal Ahh Oranje! Despite being the pioneers of “Total Football” they are World Cup “Total Underachievers” (a title shared with Spain until 2010). The Dutch always produce class players, but have never managed to just pull it all together.
Nov 15 2009
Robin van Persie may have torn his ankle ligament during Holland’s friendly against Italy. The in form Arsenal striker will have his club worrying over how long he will be out of action for. Bert van Marwijk admitted that RVP did not look good and that he could be out for about 2 months (GOAL.com) …