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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…

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…

2014 World Cup Results: France Set Up Clash With Germany

2014 World Cup Results: France Set Up Clash With Germany

France are through to the quarter finals of the 2014 World Cup after scoring two late goals against Nigeria at Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha in Brasilia this morning. Nigeria went into the round of 16 clash as heavy underdogs, but the African side got off to a fast start and had the better of proceedings…

France vs Nigeria 2014 World Cup Preview

France vs Nigeria 2014 World Cup Preview

Having each progressed from their respective Groups in impressive fashion, France and Nigeria will meet in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Round of 16 at the Estadio Nacional de Brasilia at 2:00am AEST on Tuesday. While drawing with Ecuador in their final Group E match late last week, France has already done enough to ensure…

Ecuador Eliminated From 2014 World Cup After Scoreless Draw

Ecuador Eliminated From 2014 World Cup After Scoreless Draw

Ecuador will be the only South American side not in the second round of the 2014 World Cup after they were eliminated from the tournament following a scoreless draw against France in Manus this morning. France went into their final pool game of the 2014 World Cup knowing that they had already secured top spot…

2014 World Cup Results: France Destroy Switzerland

2014 World Cup Results: France Destroy Switzerland

France stamped themselves as genuine contenders for the 2014 World Cup after scoring a dominant 5-2 victory over Switzerland at Arena Fonte Nova this morning. France started their 2014 World Cup campaign with a promising 3-0 win over Honduras last weekend and they showed that professional performance was no fluke with a dominant effort this…

France vs Switzerland 2014 World Cup Preview

France vs Switzerland 2014 World Cup Preview

European rivals France and Switzerland will meet for the second time in three World Cups when they face off at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador at 5am (AEST) tomorrow morning. Switzerland and France played out a dull scoreless draw when they met in the pool stages of the 2006 World Cup in Germany, but based…

France Get World Cup Campaign Off To A Flying Start

France Get World Cup Campaign Off To A Flying Start

Striker Karim Benzema led France to a comfortable 3-0 victory in a fiery clash with Honduras at the start of their 2014 World Cup campaign in Porto Alegre this afternoon. France dominated proceedings for the majority of the first half and were unlucky not to open the scoring on several occasions; with Blaise Matuidi and…