Articles containing the tag ‘Brazil
By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Hosts Brazil Stunned By A Clinical Germany

FIFA World Cup 2014 produced yet another upset when the host nation, Brazil, were eliminated in stunning fashion by Germany yesterday. The match ended 7-1 after 90 minutes in Germany’s favour, meaning Bra... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Samba Kings Crash Out

The World Cup never ceases to come up with surprises. In a match that was billed to go either way with some soccer pundits actually giving Brazil an edge over their European rivals, Germany surprised everyone, ... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Brazil vs. Germany: Semi-final Match Preview

Germany have the ideal chance to get the tag of “under-achievers” off of their name when they face off against a Brazil side which is depleted by the loss of two of its key players. The match kicks ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Brazil and Germany Progress to the Semifinals After Beating Colombia and France Respectively

In a match that could herald the beginning of the end for Brazillian talisman, Neymar, stubborn attacking Colombia lost two goals to one to Brazil at a packed Estadio Casteleao. Before a strong 60 000 mostly Br... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, July 4th, 2014

FIFA World Cup, Friday Quarter Finals: A Sneak Preview

France v Germany It will be the clash of great minds as first of all Germany square off against Fellow Europeans, France and later Hosts Brazil try out for their sixth tittle when they face Columbia in the two ... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Brazil vs Columbia – Match Preview

Host nation Brazil faces an upbeat Columbia when the two teams face-off  in the quarter final stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil at the  Estadia Castelao  in Fortazela on July 4. The match kicks off ... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Monday, June 30th, 2014

Algeria vs. Germany – Match Preview

Germany will face off against African contenders, Algeria, tonight in the two sides’ first knock out match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The match kicks off at 22h00 (CAT) at Estadia Beira-Rio and looks to ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, June 28th, 2014

FIFA World Cup: Chile May Upset Nemesis, Brazil

The FIFA World Cup has moved into the last sixteen after the most dramatic group stage games ever. The round of the last sixteen, as it is officially called, comprises teams that no soccer pundit would ever hav... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, June 8th, 2014

2014 FIFA World Cup Opening Match Preview: Brazil vs Croatia

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is upon us. The opening match will be on Thursday the 12th of June between Group A teams, Brazil and Croatia, at the Arena de São Paulo. Group A comprises the hosts Brazil, Croatia, Cam... Read more »
By PAW On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Summary of European Soccer World Cup Qualifiers

Yesterday marked the end of the road for a number of European soccer teams in their bid to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in Brazil next year. Here is a summary of who has qualified, who is yet to qualify and w... Read more »