Saturday - May 27, 2017

Football

Germany wins the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Germany wins the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

The 2014 FIFA World Cup ground to a finish at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday evening, with the tournament winners Germany being deserving winners of the trophy because of their all-round team play and the strength of their squad. Before the competition got underway, speculation was high on how the current

World Cup Round Up- Semi Final 2 – Argentina wins the penalty kick lottery, to meet Germany in the World Cup final on Sunday

World Cup Round Up- Semi Final 2 – Argentina wins the penalty kick lottery, to meet Germany in the World Cup final on Sunday

Following on the drama and tragedy of the previous night’s match against Germany and Brazil, it was almost inevitable that the second semi-final of the World Cup played between Holland and Argentina would be something of an anti-climax. Which it turned out to be and more, with the only record being broken was that it


Brazil suffers the greatest humiliation in their history as Germany remorselessly blast their way into the World Cup final

Brazil suffers the greatest humiliation in their history as Germany remorselessly blast their way into the World Cup final

When the newly elected Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff rubber stamped her approval of the country being the post for the 2014 FIFA World Cup tournament in 2014, she more than likely formed a mental picture that the prestige and glamour of staging the tournament would more than offset spending $11.5 billion that it would cost-


Netherlands leave it very late against Mexico while Costa Rica send the Greeks home from a perfect penalty kick shootout

Netherlands leave it very late against Mexico while Costa Rica send the Greeks home from a perfect penalty kick shootout

Sunday’s eighth round knockout stage matches both went down to the final whistle, with the Dutch team literally coming back from the dead to snatch victory in the most dramatic fashion after looking down and out in the searing heat of the Estadio Castelao stadium in Fortaleza. From the kick-off the Dutch found it hard