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The Netherlands Progress to 2014 World Cup Semi-final

The Netherlands Progress to 2014 World Cup Semi-final

The Netherlands have survived a typically spirited fight from Central American qualifiers Costa Rica, beating the minnow nation 4-3 on penalties to book a place in their second consecutive FIFA World Cup semi-final. The absolute surprise packets of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Costa Rica were expected to play three pool matches and…

Costa Rica Progress to 2014 World Cup Quarter Finals

Costa Rica Progress to 2014 World Cup Quarter Finals

In an all-round impressive performance at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Costa Rica has progressed through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time in history after a nail-biting 5-3 victory on penalties over Greece in their Round of 16 clash this morning. In what was without doubt a justified man-of-the-match performance, Costa Rican…

Costa Rica vs Greece 2014 World Cup Preview

Costa Rica vs Greece 2014 World Cup Preview

It is fair to say that not many experts predicted that Costa Rica and Greece would meet in the second round of the 2014 World Cup, but both sides will fancy their chances of progressing to the quarter finals. Costa Rica have been the surprise packets of the tournament to date and defeated Italy and…

England Finish 2014 World Cup Without A Win

England Finish 2014 World Cup Without A Win

England have finished the 2014 World Cup without a win and on the bottom of their group after playing out a scoreless draw with Costa Rica at Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte this morning. England’s chances of qualifying for the second round of the 2014 World Cup were ended when they started their campaign with…

England vs Costa Rica 2014 World Cup Preview

England vs Costa Rica 2014 World Cup Preview

Widely considered to be the first nation drawn in Group D at the 2014 FIFA World Cup to find themselves on the plane home, Costa Rica are offered the chance to seal top spot in the second ‘Pool of Death’ and progression to the knockout phase with just a draw against England at the Estadio…

Costa Rica Stuns Italy 1-0 at 2014 World Cup

Costa Rica Stuns Italy 1-0 at 2014 World Cup

Costa Rica has unbelievably secured a position in the knockout stages of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil this morning, continuing their incredible run of upsets to beat Italy 1-0 at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife. Drawn alongside powerhouse nations Italy, Uruguay and England in Group D at the 2014 World Cup, Costa Rica…

Italy vs Costa Rica 2014 World Cup Preview

Italy vs Costa Rica 2014 World Cup Preview

In what has become a highly anticipated showdown since each recording victories in the first round of matches in Group D at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Italy and Costa Rica will face off at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife at 2:00am Saturday morning; the winner almost assured progression to the tournament’s knock-out stage. Sneaking…