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CAMEROON 0 – 4 CROATIA

Australia, Spain and also Cameroon now have all been declared as “GOING HOME”… these teams cannot qualify from their groups after suffering at least two defeats out of the three group games, which gives...

SPAIN 0 – 2 CHILE

ADIOS, SPAIN! SPAIN ARE GOING HOME! The World Cup holders from 2010 have been beaten twice – once by Holland (5-1) and again by Chile ( 2-0). In this tournament, the previous World Cup...

AUSTRALIA 2 – 3 HOLLAND

Poor old Aussies. Like Spain, they have suffered two defeats and can no longer qualify with only 3 points available to them (against Spain) while 2 other teams in their group already have 6...

RUSSIA 1 – 1 SOUTH KOREA

This game had all the makings of being the third 0-0 goalless draw of the tournament… until well into the second half. On the 68th minute, a random shot from the South Koreans Lee...

BRAZIL 0 – 0 MEXICO

The hosts had played quite well in their first game (despite scoring an own goal in that game) but in the game against Mexico, they really failed to show the same tenacity and style...

BELGIUM 2 – 1 ALGERIA

Belgium’s clash with Algeria did not start as expected, but this World Cup has taught us to expect the unexpected so far mostly. The first goal was to be a penalty, given by the...

Ghana 1 – 2 USA

It took America thirty seconds to take the lead as Clint Dempsey but the ball into Ghana’s┬ánet just half a minute into the game and showed that the Americans had clearly been waiting for...

IRAN 0 – 0 NIGERIA

Up until now, the World Cup has been exciting and full of goals. This game marked the first goalless draw of the tournament and it was frustrating to watch. The Africans had been expected...

GERMANY 4 – 0 PORTUGAL

WHAT THE HELL? That’s the question the Portugal fans must all be asking themselves as they probably considered themselves favorites going in to their game against Germany. After all, they have the Real Madrid...

ARGENTINA 2 – 1 BOSNIA

Argentina don’t really have a “challenging” group to qualify from, they’re expected to beat all 3 other teams in it with not much of a problem at all. Despite that, it wasn’t actually any...