Colombia v Uruguay Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Last 16

Colombia v Uruguay Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Last 16

With the group games now firmly behind us, the attention turns to the knockout rounds and winners of Group C, Colombia, face the runners-up of Group D, Uruguay. Over the course of the World Cup many fans have experienced new teams and players, and one of those is Colombia whose performances in all 3 group matches have seen them gain a legion of fans across the country. Winning their group with 9 points and 9 goals, the central piece to …
Algeria vs Russia Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

Algeria vs Russia Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

Algeria have come a long way in this World Cup and go into this match with a genuine chance of qualification to the next round. With a belting 4-2 win over South Korea, their first win in 32 years, the Desert Foxes find themselves at a stage where a draw could be enough to progress to the next stage of the World Cup. When it meets Russia on Thursday in Curitiba, Algeria knows that a 2nd straight win will mean a …
Greece vs Ivory Coast Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group C

Greece vs Ivory Coast Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group C

The final round of group games are upon us and the knockout stages are just around the corner, but before that Ivory Coast face Greece in a match that will decide the second qualification place in Group C. After winning their first match of the tournament, Ivory Coast’s defeat against Colombia on Thursday means a win over Greece (or a point depending on the outcome of the Japan-Colombia match) will see the African side through to the knockout stages. A …