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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…

Germany vs Argentina 2014 World Cup Final Preview

Germany vs Argentina 2014 World Cup Final Preview

A World Cup filled with plenty of goals, massive upsets, tense moments and outstanding individual performances will conclude on Monday morning when Germany take on Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final at the Maracana. Both sides took very different routes to the 2014 World Cup final; with Germany humiliating Brazil in front of their…

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…

The Netherlands Secure Last Gasp Victory at 2014 World Cup

The Netherlands Secure Last Gasp Victory at 2014 World Cup

The Netherlands have continued their sensational run of form at the 2014 FIFA World Cup this morning, overcoming a spirited Mexico 2-1 in their Round of 16 clash at the Estadio Castelao in Fortaleza. Having all but breezed their way to the Round of 16 with comfortable victories over Australia and Chile and a 5-1…

The Netherlands vs Mexico 2014 World Cup Preview

The Netherlands vs Mexico 2014 World Cup Preview

Having each performed exceptionally well in their respective pools at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Group A runners-up Mexico will face Group B champions The Netherlands at the Estadio Castelao in Fortaleza in the Round on 16 on Monday morning. With neither yet to concede a defeat at the 2014 World Cup, this Round of…

The Netherlands vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

The Netherlands vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

The Netherlands and Chile have each secured a position in the knockout phase of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, making their Group B match tomorrow morning something of a dead rubber; however with top spot and arguably an easier path of matches on the line the match is shaping as the most important of their…

Australia Suffers Heartbreaking 2014 World Cup Defeat

Australia Suffers Heartbreaking 2014 World Cup Defeat

Australia have been eliminated from the 2014 World Cup after suffering a heartbreaking 3-2 loss to The Netherlands in Porto Alegre last night. The Netherlands went into the game as clear favourites, after their 5-1 romp over Spain in their opening game of the tournament, but Australia were arguably the better side throughout the contest…