News About 2014 FIFA World Cup

Germany Wins 2014 World Cup Final

Germany Wins 2014 World Cup Final

An extra-time goal from substitute Mario Gotze was enough for Germany to win the 2014 World Cup over Argentina at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro this morning. Germany went into the 2014 World Cup Final as clear favourites after their 7-1 demolition of Brazil in the semi-final, but they had to wait until 113…

Argentina Through To 2014 World Cup Final

Argentina Through To 2014 World Cup Final

Argentina have progressed to the final of the 2014 World Cup after scoring a 4-2 penalty shootout win over the Netherlands at Arena De Sao Paulo this morning. Neither Argentina nor Netherlands were willing to take risks in their semi-final clash and a penalty shootout looked the most likely option from very early on in…

Argentina vs Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

Argentina vs Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

The first semi-final of the 2014 World Cup produced a result that nobody was predicting and Argentina and Netherlands will meet at Arena De Sao Paulo this morning to decide who will go on to the face an in-form Germany in the 2014 World Cup final. Argentina were one of the fancies to make a…

Loew Criticises Physical Brazil Ahead Of 2014 World Cup Semi-Final

Loew Criticises Physical Brazil Ahead Of 2014 World Cup Semi-Final

German coach Joachim Loew has criticised the ‘physical energy’ of Brazil and implored Mexican referee Marco Rodriguez to take control of the game in the lead-up to his sides semi-final with the host nation at Estadio Mineirao tomorrow morning. Brazil have been one of the most physical sides at the 2014 World Cup and committed…

Brazil vs Colombia 2014 World Cup Preview

Brazil vs Colombia 2014 World Cup Preview

The pressure on Brazil to win the 2014 World Cup is continuing to build and they face a tough assignment against a red-hot Colombia in their quarter-final clash at Castelao at 6pm (AEST) tomorrow morning. Brazil are yet to lose a game during the 2014 World Cup, but their performances have been far from convincing…

France vs Germany 2014 World Cup Preview

France vs Germany 2014 World Cup Preview

The 2014 World Cup really starts to get serious this weekend, with the eight teams remaining in the tournament battling for a place in the semi-finals. The all-European clash between France and Germany is arguably the most intriguing of the four quarter-final games and it would not surprise if they two sides produced one of…

Brazil vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

Brazil vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

The opening game of the 2014 World Cup round of sixteen features under pressure hosts Brazil taking on South American rivals Chile at Estadio Mineirao at 2am (AEST) Sunday morning. Brazil progressed to the second round of the 2014 World Cup without losing a game, but they were far from perfect in their three matches…

Algeria Advance To Knockout Stages At 2014 World Cup

Algeria Advance To Knockout Stages At 2014 World Cup

Algeria have advanced to the second round of the 2014 World Cup after recording a controversial 1-1 draw against Russia at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba this morning. Russia went into their final pool game knowing that they required all three points to be any chance of progressing to the knockout stages and they got…

USA Progress Despite World Cup Loss

USA Progress Despite World Cup Loss

The United States has progressed to the second round of the 2014 World Cup, despite suffering a 1-0 loss to Germany in their final pool game at Arena Pernambuco in Recife this morning. There was speculation before the game that coach Juergen Klinsmann and Joachim Lowe would conspire to play out a draw, a result…

Algeria vs Russia 2014 World Cup Preview

Algeria vs Russia 2014 World Cup Preview

Algeria have been one of the surprise packets of the 2014 World Cup and have the opportunity to qualify for the second round of the tournament for the first time in their history when they take on Russia at Arena da Baicada at Curitiba tomorrow morning at 6am (AEST). Algeria went into their opening World…