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2015 Copa America Review – Chile Claim Biggest Win In History

2015 Copa America Review – Chile Claim Biggest Win In History

Chile stamped themselves as genuine players on the global scene with their exciting 2014 World Cup campaign and they built on that momentum by taking out the 2015 Copa America in front of their home fans. Chile were drawn alongside Bolivia, Ecuador and Mexico in Group A of the Copa America and they started their…

Australia to Face Japan in 2015 Women’s World Cup Quarterfinal

Australia to Face Japan in 2015 Women’s World Cup Quarterfinal

The Australian Women’s National Football Team have found blistering form through the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada so far and have become the country’s first ever entrant into the quarterfinals after posting a gritty 1-0 win over Brazil in the Round of 16 earlier this week. The Matildas were unlucky to be drawn in…

2015 Copa America Tournament Preview

2015 Copa America Tournament Preview

The 2015 Copa America tournament gets underway in Chile on Thursday and will see 12 nations from two football confederations fight it out for South America’s top continental prize. With mainstay CONMEBOL super powers Brazil, Argentina and Chile all confirmed and considered the tournament’s leading chances, two CONCACAF teams in Mexico and Jamaica have been…

The Netherlands Wrap up Third Place at 2014 World Cup

The Netherlands Wrap up Third Place at 2014 World Cup

While arguably bittersweet in nature, The Netherlands have ended their 2014 FIFA World Cup tenure in style, beating host nation Brazil 3-0 in their third-place playoff match on Sunday morning at the Estadio Nacional de Brasilia. Unlucky not to progress to the World Cup final after losing to Argentina in a penalty shoot-out early last…

Brazil vs The Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

Brazil vs The Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

Bowing out of contention for the 2014 FIFA World Cup final with heartbreaking losses to Germany and Argentina respectively earlier this week, Brazil and The Netherlands will face-off for third place honours at the Estadio de Brasilia at 6am AEST on Sunday. Clear favourites to win the 2014 World Cup on home soil prior to…

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…

Germany Destroys Brazil to Reach 2014 World Cup Final

Germany Destroys Brazil to Reach 2014 World Cup Final

Germany have sent shockwaves through the 2014 World Cup, destroying host nation Brazil 7-1 in their semi-final at the Estadio Mineirao this morning to reach July 13th’s final showdown. Outsiders in early betting markets to progress past the pre-tournament favourites and into their second World Cup Final since the turn of the century, Germany began…

Brazil vs Germany 2014 World Cup Preview

Brazil vs Germany 2014 World Cup Preview

Two of the standout performers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, host nation Brazil and European powerhouse Germany will face off in a semi-final at the Estadio Mineirao to determine who will play off for football’s greatest prize on July 13th. Clear favourites to win the 2014 on home soil prior to the first match,…

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…

Germany Secures 2014 World Cup Semis Berth

Germany Secures 2014 World Cup Semis Berth

Germany have secured passage to the semi-finals over the 2014 FIFA World Cup; edging out a classy France 1-0 at the Estadio Maracana in Rio de Janeiro. Expected to contest a scoreless draw that would in turn push on to extra time and a penalty shootout, the game’s solitary goal amazingly came with a quarter…