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World Cup Day 23: Shootout sends Argentina to Germany clash

It was powerhouse vs powerhouse as South American juggernauts Argentina came up against Europe’s historic Oranje. With Germany already waiting in the final, the Netherlands and Argentina would battle to decide who would have the impossible task of toppling the Germans. … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 17: Incredible comeback sends Oranje through

Netherlands win in incredible comeback In the second day of round-of-16 action, Louis Van Gaal’s free-scoring Netherlands met Miguel Herrera’s defensively-sound Mexico; it set the game up for an interesting contest. But the game was never going to be wave … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 12: Neymar fires Brazil to round-of-16

Spain grab consolation win over Australia It’s bizarre to see Spain heading into a match knowing that they have no chance of progression, but that was the case when the Spaniards met Australia in their final match of the 2014 … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 7: Netherlands and Chile star as Spain crashes out

Netherlands put foot in knockout runs, but run hard by Australia This really is the World Cup that just keeps on giving – Day 7 exploded into life when the Netherlands, fresh off smashing Spain, took on Australia in an … Continue reading

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World Cup guide: All 32 competitors unmasked

It’s that time again. After four long, tantalizing years we are about to get what we’ve been waiting for: the FIFA World Cup is upon us. Brazil is the venue, and glory awaits the team who can go all the … Continue reading

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World Cup Preview: Group B

The World Cup’s second group is undoubtedly much more interesting than Group A. With three fantastic football nations vying for progression into the knockout rounds, this is the type of group where anything can happen. With three nations (including the reigning … Continue reading

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