Tag: Soccer

Mauricio Pinilla’s crazy tattoo

Mauricio Pinilla Tattoo Chile

Mauricio Pinilla gets a rather curious tattoo of Chile’s moment of heartbreak.

Suarez and Chiellini kiss and make up

Chiellini Suarez bite

Giorgio Chiellini displays his bite marks If you haven’t heard about the latest Luis Suarez biting incident, even if you’re not a football fan, you may be living under a rock. Suarez bit Chiellini, he received a lengthy ban: 9 international games, four months off the game completely on an international and club level (he’s …

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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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Never Miss Another Big Game

If you’re finding it difficult to keep up with every game this World Cup, I’ve found a solution! I was recently alerted to a product called Replay Video Capture developed by Applian Technologies. Its a nifty software that’s useful for recording any video on the internet. I was particularly interested since most of us have …

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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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