1. Greece vs. Ivory Coast: Live Player Ratings

    Group C came to a close in the 2014 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday evening, with both Greece and Ivory Coast still able to make the last 16 ahead of their clash in Fortaleza...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 1,300 reads 2 comments

  2. Greece vs. Ivory Coast: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group C Game

    2014 FIFA World Cup Group C, Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza Greece 2-1 Ivory Coast (FT) Greece left it until the last possible instant to clinch their place in the round of 16, with a stoppage-time penalty to beat Ivory Coast...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 36,616 reads 129 comments

  3. Costa Rica vs. England: Live Player Ratings

    The final round of group-stage games take place in the 2014 FIFA World Cup this week, with Group D the focus of our attentions on Tuesday evening as Costa Rica faced England...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 2,210 reads 3 comments

  4. Costa Rica vs. England: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group D Game

    2014 FIFA World Cup Group D, Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte Costa Rica 0-0 England (FT) Costa Rica qualified top of the group for the round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup after securing a 0-0 draw against England...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 21,847 reads 32 comments

  5. Scenarios for United States to Advance to World Cup Round of 16

    The United States came within seconds of guaranteeing themselves passage to the round of 16 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but an injury-time equaliser saw them end up drawing 2-2 with Portugal...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 207,438 reads 113 comments

  6. World Cup 2014: Best XI of Day 11 with Jermaine Jones, Vincent Kompany, Slimani

    Another day of World Cup action has passed us by, with six more nations getting their second group-stage games out of the way—and another step is taken toward qualification for the knock-out rounds, or an early plane home...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 20,452 reads 30 comments

  7. World Cup 2014: Winners and Losers from Day 11

    Another thrilling day of World Cup action has passed us by, with Day 11 in Brazil bringing two late goals and a surprise big victory...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 67,241 reads 142 comments

  8. 10 Key Factors That Will Decide FIFA World Cup 2014 Group D

    After two matches apiece, one nation has qualified for the knockout stages of the 2014 FIFA World Cup from Group D—but it's one of the former competition winners...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 days ago 6,054 reads 9 comments

  9. 10 Key Factors That Will Decide FIFA World Cup 2014 Group C

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is rapidly moving through the group-stage fixtures, with the coming days set to see each group in turn move into their final round of matches...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 23 days ago 5,361 reads 6 comments

  10. World Cup 2014: Best XI of Day 8 with Luis Suarez, James Rodriguez and Aurier

    On Day 8 of the World Cup, one team qualified for the knockout stages, a high-profile team neared elimination, and one of the tournament's stars came back from injury in spectacular fashion...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 23 days ago 19,603 reads 18 comments

  11. World Cup 2014: Winners and Losers from Day 8

    Day 8 of the 2014 FIFA World Cup saw two more groups move into their second round of matches, with Colombia dispatching Ivory Coast 2-1 early on...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 23 days ago 117,294 reads 104 comments

  12. 10 Key Factors That Will Decide FIFA World Cup 2014 Group A

    Group A has seen two rounds of action already at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with three of the four nations still capable of progressing to the knockout stages...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 24 days ago 13,891 reads 74 comments

  13. Do Costa Rica Have a Cinderella Run in Them?

    Costa Rica pulled off one of the shocks of the first round of World Cup matches when they beat Uruguay 3-1 in their Group D opener on June 14, giving the CONCACAF nation their first win at the finals in over a decade...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 24 days ago 8,250 reads 27 comments

  14. How the World Cup Has Gone Wrong for Spain and Right for Chile

    Spain, the reigning world and European champions, are out of the 2014 World Cup. Their exit has come not after a brave defeat in the latter stages of the tournament, a cruel elimination ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 24 days ago 2,436 reads 9 comments

  15. World Cup 2014: Best XI of Day 7 with Robin Van Persie, Perisic, Gary Medel

    Day seven of the 2014 FIFA World Cup brought the first confirmed eliminations from the tournament, as well as the first guaranteed passages to the knockouts...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 24 days ago 29,522 reads 80 comments

  16. World Cup 2014: Winners and Losers from Day 7

    One full week into the World Cup and the thrills and excitement of the 2014 finals isn't wearing off in the slightest. In fact, it's shaping up better with every passing game...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 24 days ago 72,479 reads 99 comments

  17. Comparing Tim Cahill's Brilliant Goal to the 10 Best from the Last World Cup

    Tim Cahill has scored arguably the greatest goal at the 2014 FIFA World Cup so far, with his nation Australia drawing level against Netherlands as a result...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 4,356 reads 9 comments

  18. World Cup Comeback Victories Show Importance of Belief, Subs and Attacking Play

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup has just come to the end of its first match week, and it's been nothing short of exceptional. Even with two 0-0 draws coming in the past two days, the tournament as a whole is still averaging 2...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 21,976 reads 9 comments

  19. Igor Akinfeev and 10 Biggest Goalkeeper World Cup Blunders of All Time

    Igor Akinfeev might be one of the lucky few who get to play at Brazil in 2014, but the goalkeeper has also had the misfortune of making a terrible error for his nation, Russia...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 13,299 reads 11 comments

  20. Russia vs. South Korea: Live Player Ratings

    Russia and Korea Republic fought out a draw in Group H of the 2014 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday, the last two teams to begin their adventure in Brazil. At the break it was 0-0 between the two sides, with few opportunities being carved out at either end.

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 6,503 reads 9 comments

  21. Russia vs. South Korea: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group H Game

    Russia and Korea Republic fought out a 1-1 draw in Group H, as the last two sides to take to the field in the 2014 FIFA World Cup got off to an unbeaten start...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 44,354 reads 59 comments

  22. Brazil vs. Mexico: Live Player Ratings for Both Sides

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup moved into the second match-week on Tuesday, with hosts Brazil playing their second group match against Mexico...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 12,809 reads 29 comments

  23. Belgium vs. Algeria: Live Player Ratings for Both Sides

    Belgium are one of the dark horses for the 2014 FIFA World Cup and they got their campaign up and running with a win over African outfit Algeria on Tuesday in Group H...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 1,778 reads 1 comments

  24. Belgium vs. Algeria: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group H Game

    Belgium defeated Algeria 2-1 in Group H's opening match, but it was a tough game for the European side and they had to come from behind to take the three points...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 52,819 reads 146 comments

  25. Ghana, Other African Nations Lacking Final Third Quality to Impact on World Cup

    Ghana suffered a late 2-1 defeat to United States in their 2014 FIFA World Cup opener on Monday evening, making it just one win so far from the three African nations to play their initial fixtures...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 6,045 reads 53 comments