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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…

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,…

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…

Neymar Injury Sours Brazil Win

Neymar Injury Sours Brazil Win

Brazil‘s 2-1 victory over Colombia in the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup has been soured by a serious injury to Neymar. Brazil produced their best performance of the World Cup to date to eliminate an impressive Colombian side, but the win was completely overshadowed by the fractured vertebra suffered by their star player. Neymar…

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…

Neymar Declares Fitness Ahead of 2014 World Cup Quarterfinals

Neymar Declares Fitness Ahead of 2014 World Cup Quarterfinals

Exciting Brazilian attacker Neymar believes he will be 100% fit in time for the host nation’s quarter-final clash with fellow South American side Colombia at the 2014 FIFA World Cup on Saturday morning AEST. Contesting a particularly physical and heated affair with in-form qualifiers Chile in the World Cup Round of 16, Neymar had to…

Colombia vs Uruguay 2014 World Cup Preview

Colombia vs Uruguay 2014 World Cup Preview

Only the second meeting between two South American nations at the 2014 FIFA World Cup following the opening Round of 16 game between Brazil and Chile, Sunday morning’s match between Colombia and Uruguay is shaping as one of the most fiercely-contested head-to-heads so-far. Champions of Group C, Colombia has no issue in overcoming all of…

Luis Suarez Out of 2014 World Cup for Biting Giorgio Chiellini

Luis Suarez Out of 2014 World Cup for Biting Giorgio Chiellini

FIFA has confirmed striker Luis Suarez will be banned for nine international matches and all involvement in football for four months for biting defender Giorgio Chiellini in Uruguay’s 1-0 World Cup victory over Italy on Wednesday morning. Immediately claiming his innocence, Suarez told reporters it was in fact Chiellini who sparked the incident following Uruguay’s…

Colombia Cruise Past Japan 4-1 at 2014 World Cup

Colombia Cruise Past Japan 4-1 at 2014 World Cup

Colombia have stamped their authority over Group C at the 2014 FIFA World Cup this morning, completing a perfect pool performance of three wins from as many starts with a thumping 4-1 victory over Japan, knocking the Blue Samurai out of the tournament. Having already ensured qualification to the knockout phase of the World Cup…

Colombia vs Japan 2014 World Cup Betting Preview

Colombia vs Japan 2014 World Cup Betting Preview

Colombia are already through to the second round of the 2014 World Cup, but Japan still have plenty to play for in their final pool game at Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba tomorrow morning at 5pm (AEST). Colombia started their 2014 World Cup campaign with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Greece on June 14 and produced…