Brazil vs Germany Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Semi-Finals

Brazil vs Germany Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Semi-Finals

As the semi-finals beckon, only four teams remain. The European duo of Germany and Holland will be joined by the South American pair of Brazil and Argentina, with all four teams knowing that they have an opportunity of a lifetime to lift football’s most coveted prize. The knock-out matches have been filled with drama and controversy throughout, keeping everyone on the edge of their seat. Just as you think you’ve seen it all, this World Cup keeps throwing spanners into …
Holland vs Chile Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group B

Holland vs Chile Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group B

Group B was always going to be an interesting group, but it is all over with two matches to play as Chile and Holland won both of their games so far, which has led to world champions Spain getting knocked out. These two sides both played effective football against Spain, playing mainly on the counter with both sides having lots of pace in their team. Although they struggled against Australia, which may suggest that they are similar sides. This match …
Cameroon vs Brazil Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group A

Cameroon vs Brazil Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group A

The 0-0 draw again Mexico was not written in the script for Brazil and their fans and they go into the last match in the group with a small chance that they may not make it to the next round. A loss to an already eliminated Cameroon, coupled with a draw in the match between Mexico and Croatia may knock Brazil out of the competition, which would be a travesty for the country and the tournament. Albeit is only a …
Brazil vs Mexico Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group A

Brazil vs Mexico Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group A

The World Cup has met everyone’s expectations and more in terms of entertaining and exciting games and after the first round of games, the teams in Group A are back in action for their second match. Brazil and Mexico both won their opening games and a win for either side here will all but guarantee them a place in the next round of the tournament. Brazil After a shaky start to the match, Brazil eventually had enough in the tank …
Oscar vs Croatia | Player Performance Analysis

Oscar vs Croatia | Player Performance Analysis

Brazil squeezed past a resolute Croatia side in the first game of the 2014 World Cup with a 3-1 victory. After much anticipation for the match, Brazil were caught off guard by a Croatia side who were determined to show their attacking side rather than sit back and defend which many predicted. After Kovac’s men took a shock lead, Neymar made his mark by scoring twice but the real star of the show was Oscar who shone after an under …
Brazil vs Croatia Match Preview | Group A | World Cup 2014

Brazil vs Croatia Match Preview | Group A | World Cup 2014

Group A seems as though it could feature some of the more entertaining matches in the World Cup. All eyes will be on the hosts Brazil as they attempt to make an early impression for their vibrant following. Croatia are the European team in the group and have players who are capable of making an impact on any stage. Mexico and Cameroon are two more exciting teams which make up the rest of the group so there should be some …
Rodgers tells rivals

Rodgers tells rivals "hands off Dr Peters"

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has issued a firm "hands off" warning to any other clubs interested in the services of Psychiatrist Dr Steve Peters. Speaking ahead of his teams top of the table clash with Manchester City on Sunday, Rodgers said  "He's had chances to go to other clubs but he is very, very happy here so it's a very important component in our team, in order to help us win - but it's a component. "We work technically, tactically and physically …
Cazorla wants Casillas at Arsenal

Cazorla wants Casillas at Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has said that he would love to see Spanish international Iker Casillas playing for Arsenal with him next season. In an interview with Sport360, Cazorla has said that the unsettled Casillas is intrigued by English football and that Cazorla would love to see him line up alongside him in the Arsenal team next season. He told Sport360: "I've told Iker I would like him to join Arsenal. But so far he has just been curious about …