Anfield Family Blog

URUGUAY 1-3 COSTA RICA

Another SHOCKER! This years World cup has already seen some “underdogs” do the unexpected as teams who could be considered “favourites” to win their group games have been beaten by the team that nobody...

IVORY COAST 2-1 JAPAN

Ivory Coast are in my opinion, the best African team in the whole tournament. With the likes of Drogba, Bony, the Toure brothers (Yaya and Kolo), Gervinho, Kalou and more they really have great...

COLOMBIA 3-0 GREECE

The Colombians were on fine form. Greece were never expected to win this one and that’s what happened. I didn’t find the result shocking in almost any way (perhaps the 3 goals, where it...

The Potential Names on Liverpool’s Exit List

Following last season’s amazing performance that saw Liverpool finish second, well above the fourth place target that Brendon Rodgers had set, we certainly can expect a whole lot of changes to the squad for...

DO THE STURRIDGE DANCE!

There’s plenty to say about football and decisions to be made which can affect your life forever sometimes, but one crucial thing to decide upon is “how am I going to CELEBRATE?” We have all...

CHILE 3- 1 AUSTRALIA

Chile were supposed to be the “weakest side” in Australia’s group. I do not think even the Chileans would have predicted this game would go the way it did! It was only 12 minutes...

SPAIN 1 – 5 NETHERLANDS

“SPAIN WERE “ROBBENED“. No, that’s not a typo.  I’m saying Robbened instead of robbed because both Robin (Van Persie) and (Arjen) Robben destroyed Spain today. Their teamwork and two goals each put to rest...

MEXICO 1-0 CAMEROON

The Mexicans have caused an upset and so have the officials involved in this tournament, already! The referee and his linesman had called offside twice as Mexico scored and neither decision seemed fair or...

BRAZIL 3-1 CROATIA

The opening game of the 2014 World Cup was quite entertaining. Not exactly everything went down as we had thought it would… Brazil were expected to score first and NOT in their own net....

WORLD CUP 2014, TEAM BY TEAM

GROUP A BRAZIL CHANCES OF WINNING: The hosts are one of the favourites (as often happens with World Cups) to go all the way to the final. By far the strongest team in their...