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2014 World Cup: Brazil Cannot Break Funk Against the Netherlands

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2014 World Cup: Brazil Cannot Break Funk Against the Netherlands

The crisis of Brazil continued against the Netherlands in today’s 2014 World Cup third-place match. In a match that many have rendered pointless, Brazil looked absolutely dreadful and has proven that Brazil cannot win without Neymar. The 2014 World Cup began like a dream for Brazil. Winning the group and completing a run to the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Ends Year on High Note

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Cristiano Ronaldo Ends Year on High Note

Despite not being able to advance Portugal through the group stage, Cristiano Ronaldo will be happy to know that the individual awards are racking up for the Portuguese forward. In La Liga, Ronaldo scored thirty-one goals in thirty games and topped the league in goals granting him the “player of the season.” Ronaldo also will […]

2014 World Cup: Brazil-Netherlands Third Place Game Should Be on Everyone’s Watchlist

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2014 World Cup: Brazil-Netherlands Third Place Game Should Be on Everyone’s Watchlist

Brazil and the Netherlands will square off in the 2014 World Cup third-place title tomorrow at 1 p.m. EST. Who cares? You should and here’s why. In FIFA World Cup history, the third place games have proven to be incredibly high-scoring mainly due to nothing being at stake. Winning this game is nothing more than […]

MLS Rumors: Is DeAndre Yedlin on His Way to Roma?

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MLS Rumors: Is DeAndre Yedlin on His Way to Roma?

After being a surprise call-up to the United States Men’s National Team 30-man roster back in May, Seattle Sounders right back DeAndre Yedlin has garnered a lot of attention from some the top European teams. Not only was Yedlin a surprise call-up for the 30-man roster, it was even more of a shock that he was included in the 23-man final […]

Liverpool Sell Luis Suarez to Barcelona for Reported £75 Million

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Liverpool Sell Luis Suarez to Barcelona for Reported £75 Million

When Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez arrived to Liverpool for €26.5 million from Dutch Eredivisie side Ajax, he was met with blatant skepticism. He may have been the Dutch Player of the Year with 35 goals in 33 matches, but this was the English Premier League – the quality of the opposition and the skill level […]

Mexico Exit 2014 World Cup with Good Vibes

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Mexico Exit 2014 World Cup with Good Vibes

It was a game which many believed that Mexico could win and finally reach the quarterfinals of a World Cup for the first time outside home soil. Most importantly, the players and coaches on the Mexican National Team where convinced that they could defeat the Netherlands on Sunday in their respective Round of 16 match. […]

2014 World Cup Preview: USA vs Belgium

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2014 World Cup Preview: USA vs Belgium

In case you don’t have access to a television, don’t believe in the internet, or lack the ability to hear the chants of “USA, USA, USA,” exploding throughout the nation, the United States clawed their way out of Group G and advanced to the knockout stages of the 2014 World Cup. Labeled the Group of […]

2014 World Cup: Four Reasons Why Mexico Can Beat The Netherlands

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2014 World Cup: Four Reasons Why Mexico Can Beat The Netherlands

After having done well in Group A play at the 2014 World Cup, Mexico is feeling very good about its chances of winning in their Round of 16 game against the Netherlands. And why shouldn’t they as they only finished second in group play to Brazil because of goal differential as both earned 7 points […]

Who Should Start In Midfield For Mexico On Sunday?

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Who Should Start In Midfield For Mexico On Sunday?

One of the few, if only negatives, from Mexico defeating Croatia 3-1 on Monday night in their final Group A game at the 2014 World Cup was that holding midfielder Jose Juan Vasquez picked up his second yellow card booking. As a result will miss out on the Round of 16 game against the Netherlands on Sunday. The play of Vasquez in that holding midfield role has been nothing […]

2014 World Cup Group G Preview: USA vs. Germany

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2014 World Cup Group G Preview: USA vs. Germany

With just one game to play for each team in Group G, a group labeled the “Group of Death” by many, the United States and Germany are in prime position to make it to the next round. With a tie, both teams will be through to the knockout stages, but both the German squad and […]