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 …
South Korea v Belgium Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

South Korea v Belgium Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

South Korea will face group leaders Belgium at the Arena Corinthians, São Paulo in what is a must-win encounter for them. A draw is enough for Marc Wilmots' Belgium to ensure top spot and avoid the Germans in the next round of knockout football. South Korea came away with a disappointing 4-2 defeat at the hands of Algeria with Heung-Min Son and Ja-Cheol Koo finding the net in a game where they were completely outplayed and outfoxed. With just one point …
South Korea v Algeria Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

South Korea v Algeria Preview | FIFA World Cup 2014: Group H

South Korea, best remembered for its historic journey to the semi-finals of this tournament back in 2002 will face Algeria in Porto Allegre for what could be an important game for both the so-called underdogs of group H. Both the sides should be well aware of the fact that a victory would leave them well-placed to qualify from a World Cup group that still remains wide open. The group standings will become clearer once Russia and Belgium play earlier in the day, …
World Cup Group H: An Overview | Belgium, Russia, South Korea and Algeria

World Cup Group H: An Overview | Belgium, Russia, South Korea and Algeria

Group-H: in this edition of the World Cup looks to be one of the more balanced sections with two European teams in Belgium and Russia - the two slight favourites pitted against an unpredictable South Korea and Algeria, a side that is in transition. The Teams Belgium Belgium will kick off as the favorites to top the group with the side entering its so called 'golden generation'. They boast some of the most exciting players in their ranks with several …

Team GB 1 South Korea 1 - Ji's Goal Analysis

Somewhat predictably, Team GB lost on penalties to South Korea last night in yet another quarter-final exit. This article is not meant to be a review of the game as such; what it attempts to provide is an understanding of how Team GB conceded the opening goal (scored by a Premier League player) from South Korea. The move for the opening goal began just inside the South Korean half. Sturridge didn't press the defender very hard, which allowed the South Korean …