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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…

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…

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…

Argentina Edge Belgium To Qualify For World Cup Semis

Argentina Edge Belgium To Qualify For World Cup Semis

Argentina recorded a narrow 1-0 victory over Belgium at Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha on Sunday morning to progress to set up a 2014 World Cup semi-final showdown with The Netherlands. Argentina were eliminated at the quarter-finals stage of the past two World Cups and had not qualified for the semi-finals since 1990, but produced a…

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…

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…

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…

Brazil Comfortably Beat Cameroon at 2014 World Cup

Brazil Comfortably Beat Cameroon at 2014 World Cup

Brazil has confirmed top spot in Group A at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, comfortably driving a nail into the coffin of African qualifier Cameroon with an impressive 4-1 victory at the Estadio Nacional de Brasilia this morning. Having drawn their second match at the 2014 World Cup when held scoreless by a spirited Mexico…