Friday, June 23, 2017

A World Cup qualifier with wild finish in Glasgow

A World Cup qualifier with wild finish in Glasgow

European Qualifiers: Scotland 2-2 England England was put to the task against a valiant Scottish team that would have deserved to win the game. England was first to strike at the 70 minutes but Griffith stunned the Three Lions with two consecutive goals in the last moments of the game. Though, it was not enough to […]

FIFA World Cup History – Follow the story from the start

FIFA World Cup History – Follow the story from the start

With just over a year before the 2018 FIFA World Cup, we look at how it all began.  The History of the FIFA World Cup The first FIFA World Cup was held back in the year 1930, which was when Jules Rimet, president of FIFA at that time, decided it was time to stage a […]

The Biggest Upsets the FIFA World Cup Has Ever Seen

The Biggest Upsets the FIFA World Cup Has Ever Seen

The Biggest Upsets in FIFA What are the top upsets in the history of the FIFA World Cup? The word itself tells a story, and this article explores the most shocking. North Korea 1-0 Italy World Cup, Group Phase, 19 July 1966 Ayresome Park, Middlesbroughs’ old home, was host to the upset which took place […]

Europe World Cup Qualifiers wrap-up at the half-way point

March 27, 2017 by  
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Europe World Cup Qualifiers wrap-up at the half-way point

World Cup Qualifiers – zone Europe. At the midway point, each nation has played a total of 5 games. The next round will resume in June 2017 on the road to Russia.  Germany, Spain, England, and France all won their respective match over the weekend and have solidified their position as group’s leader. Italy won for Buffon’s […]

Legendary keeper Buffon celebrates 1000th match

March 25, 2017 by  
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Legendary keeper Buffon celebrates 1000th match

Euro 2016 Qualifiers: Italy 2-0 Albania The Juventus and Squadra Azzurra keeper entered into the legend realm today by playing his 1000th professional match. This is an extremely rare milestone to achieve and exemplifies Buffon’s consistency and stability at the highest level. Gianluigi Buffon is still considered at 39 years old, one of the best […]

THE MOST CLASSIC RIVALRY OF SOUTH AMERICA

THE MOST CLASSIC RIVALRY OF SOUTH AMERICA

The sensational showcase of fascinating world cup qualifying is reaching its boiling point ahead of Christmas with the return of history’s most prestigious rivalry, old enemies Brazil vs Argentina. This duel beyond its traditional legacy and unique intensity, underlined a major vision in calibrating the identity of world’s purest footballers of the recent era; Messi […]

England dominates Scotland in Great Britain clash

November 14, 2016 by  
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England dominates Scotland in Great Britain clash

European Qualifiers – 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia England 3-0 Scotland England leads the group after a convincing victory over Scotland Coach Southgate is content with the win: “We caused some problems for ourselves but we want the team to play out from the back. At times we were sloppy in the way that we did […]

The Carnival of Asian Football

October 16, 2016 by  
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The Carnival of Asian Football

The series of pulsating world cup qualifying “grand slim” edition, the best possible term for describing the increased level of competitiveness and prestigious dedicated by Fifa’s new cycle of international calendar program to extend qualifying matches across the five continent, certainly has reached its new popularity especially during the heated up season before Christmas. to say short the consecutives round of Asian continent really must be considered revolution for producing many inspirational performances on its own. Iran vs South Korea: the […]

Argentina sinks in the World Cup Qualifiers South America

October 12, 2016 by  
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Argentina sinks in the World Cup Qualifiers South America

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Russia – zone South America matchday 10 Bolivia 2-2 Ecuador Colombia 2-2 Uruguay Argentina 0-1 Paraguay Chile 2-1 Peru Brazil 2-0 Venezuela We have now played more than half of the games in South America’s preliminary competition. Brazil has the lead over Uruguay with 21 and 20 points respectively. Ecuador […]

World Cup Qualifiers Europe round-up matchday 3

October 11, 2016 by  
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World Cup Qualifiers Europe round-up matchday 3

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Zone Europe – notable matches as it happened. European nations have all played a total of 3 games in the World Cup qualifiers. Here are some of the notable matches of match day 3: Netherlands 0-1 France Netherlands have been rebuilding following a shocking Euro 2016 qualifiers campaign that prevented […]

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