Asia

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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The 43-year-old Colombia goalkeeper came on as a substitute late into his side's 4-1 win over Japan to make history by breaking Cameroon striker Roger Milla's record

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Jose Pekerman's charges sealed maximum points in Group C and booked a last-16 clash with Uruguay in a game which saw Faryd Mondragon make World Cup history

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

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Carlos Queiroz's men need to win against Safet Susic's eliminated side and rely on Nigeria losing to Argentina in Porto Alegre to have any chance of making the round of 16

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COMMENT: The Asian champions have come up woefully short so far in the World Cup leaving many questions to answer, not least their stress-free qualification campaign

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The Asian champions are expected to depart the World Cup at the group stage following two poor showings and their Italian coach has lamented his team's mentality

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Samurai Blue were expected to lead the Asian charge at the World Cup but after a defeat and a draw they are on the brink of going home early

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Vicente del Bosque's men swept aside the Socceroos to secure third place in Group B, with their elimination already having been assured

Monday, 23 June 2014

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The coach has seen his side win convincingly twice and will look to head into the knockout stages with the confidence of three straight group victories

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COMMENT: The hard-working attacking midfielder would surely have been in the framework for Brazil 2014 if his impressive A-League campaign had continued

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The South Korea boss admitted his side's defending left a lot to be desired as they slumped to a crucial defeat against Algeria on Sunday

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The African nation raced into a three-goal in the first half and, though they were made to work in the second period, sealed a crucial victory

Sunday, 22 June 2014

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The Socceroos may be heading home, but they are aiming to cause an upset before they leave by inflicting further misery onto the deposed world champions

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The four-cap Socceroo will be back on home soil next term after agreeing a short-term switch to Kenny Lowe's side

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ADVERTORIAL: The J-League giants have launched official Facebook pages in three languages - English, Thai and Indonesian - ahead of their trip to Myanmar for a friendly

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The coach has been criticised by supporters for adopting a negative game-plan against Belgium, but says he has no regrets over his tactics ahead of his nation's next test

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Not one Asian nation has picked up a win in the World Cup so far, but that could all change on Sunday as the Reds look to take a big step towards the last-16

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The Albiceleste captain's stunning injury-time goal secured the three points for his side but he insists they haven't yet performed to their full potential at this World Cup