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The Brazil National Team Plane

Neymar and co will be travelling around Brazil in this newly revamped team plane!

World Cup 2014: Team Focus – The Netherlands

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.

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World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Spain

Best: Winners 2010 Group: B (vs.Netherlands, Chile, Australia) Coach: Vincente del Bosque The Spanish National Team is currently ranked numero uno in the FIFA World Rankings. They are overwhelming favourites to win. While Brazil and Argentina have the continental advantage, Spain along with Germany are the two strongest European teams. Although we should remember that no non-South …

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Les Bleus: Samir Nasri’s girlfriend to be sued

  Incase you’ve been living under a rock, national team managers have been announcing their preliminary squads for next months WC. Not surprisingly, Samir Nasri did not make the cut for Lea Bleus. Shortly after Didier Deshamps announced his squad, Nasri’s girlfriend, Anara Atanes, took to social media to rant about the situation (you know, …

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World Cup 2014: Crazy Team Demands

We all know Hollywood celebs to be divas and we’ve all heard stories of stars like Mariah Carey and J.Lo making ridiculous demands on tour. Well, footballers these days seem to be none the better. With national teams all focused on preps for the upcoming tournament in Brazil, some of the demands they’ve made to …

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World Cup 2014 fever!

  World Cup fever is upon us! And I have come out of another self imposed hibernation to blog about the tournament. Just to update you, since my last post I have gotten married, moved provinces (in South Africa, we call states “provinces”), taken up a new job and moved into a new house. So …

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