Articles containing the tag ‘Germany
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, July 14th, 2014

2014 World Cup Final: An Extra Time Goal Hands Germany a 1-0 Victory Over Argentina

An extra time Mario Gotze goal handed Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina in Sunday’s World Cup final at the Maracana. In a hard-fought contest that lacked creativity and did not live up to its billing, it w... Read more »
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 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 Robert Wiggill On Monday, June 16th, 2014

2014 FIFA World Cup – Germany Gives Portugal Plenty to Worry About

Germany has made the road ahead a tricky one for the men from Portugal with a 4-0 final score that few, if any, could have predicted to be the outcome. Both of the two teams have been plagued with injuries over... Read more »