Post Tagged with: "FIFA World Cup 2014"

Algeria has shown African football how it should be done

June 30, 2014 4:00 pm0 comments
Algeria has shown African football how it should be done

It came as quite a surprise when Algeria qualified for the last 16 with a draw against Fabio Capello’s Russia for those who don’t really know much about them. Many, myself included, were expecting Ivory Coast and Ghana to be the star performers in Brazil but Les Fennecs, led by […]

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England’s World Cup: Were the expectations low enough?

June 27, 2014 12:38 am0 comments
England’s World Cup: Were the expectations low enough?

So we have reached the end of another disappointing showing from England at a major tournament. However, they did at least manage to get a point on the board in their game against the team who, it must be said, have been the surprise package of the World Cup so […]

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Greece earn unlikely shot at UFWC title with win over Ivory Coast

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Greece earn unlikely shot at UFWC title with win over Ivory Coast

If I could describe the Greek national football teams over the last decade in one word I would probably go with something along the lines of plucky. Modern football teams that are usually considered to be plucky are the likes of Everton, Ghana, Real Sociedad and more recently Crystal Palace […]

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