World Cup 2014

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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The former Blaugrana boss struggled at Camp Nou and, despite being promptly reunited with the No.10, he is unlikely to find the going any easier with the Albiceleste

Monday, 11 August 2014

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The 36-year-old announced his retirement from international football on Monday and must be applauded for his achievements and longevity in the game

Saturday, 9 August 2014

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The Bosnian - one of Serie A's finest midfielders - selected six Liga stars, three Bundesliga players and one apiece from the Premier League and Ligue 1 in his all-star line-up

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The Uruguayan's appeal hearing took place on Friday and the footballers' union has thrown its weight behind his plea to have his ban reduced

Friday, 8 August 2014

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The attacking midfielder was handed the trophy at a ceremony in the Spanish capital and is desperate for more trophies and accolades in the years to come

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The former Manchester United fullback is Down Under again and talking up the continuing rise in standard of the game here, pointing to Australia's competitive World Cup showing

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The Adelaide United and A-League All Stars custodian believes his younger national team colleague is set to dominate between the sticks for the green and gold

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The former player and Albiceleste coach has suggested he should have been offered the role again and claims the team failed to "win well" in any of their World Cup games

Thursday, 7 August 2014

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The Selecao centre-half says he has put his country's calamitous campaign behind him and is now looking forward to a successful club season at the Parc des Princes

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The veteran Australia international put in a good word for his young green and gold colleague and also talked up the promising defender to his new employers

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The midfielder admits it was personally very tough to watch Germany triumph from the sidelines and says he will discuss a new Dortmund contract when he returns to action

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

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The nation's new general co-ordinator, Gilmar Rinaldi, slammed the choice to send well wishes to the Barcelona forward when their focus should have been on Germany

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The Portuguese was sent from the dugout in the last-16 clash with Costa Rica at the World Cup and has now been hit with a hefty punishment by Fifa

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The new Galatasaray boss admits he is relishing the start of the season with the Istanbul giants and has called on the Netherlands playmaker to continue his summer form

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The Serbian defender has revealed his happiness after many of his team-mates won the World Cup this summer and is optimistic over his fitness

Monday, 4 August 2014

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The midfielder has suggested that he might already have played his last game for the national team after being ignored for the World Cup

Saturday, 2 August 2014

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The hard-working, versatile midfielder is looking to step things up for club and country in 2014-15 after catching the eye up against the world's best in Brazil

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The Liverpool captain announced his retirement from international duty earlier in July and his team-mate has now urged the younger players to step up and prove their worth

Friday, 1 August 2014

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The European champions crashed out of the finals in Brazil at the first hurdle but their coach wants to build a more positive future