Monday, 30 June 2014

Thursday, 19 June 2014

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Following a 2-0 win over holders Spain which secured a last 16 place, the midfielder has claimed that his side have the desire to win and will be the surprise team of the World Cup

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Phil Kitromilides feels that it is tough to pick out a Spanish player to get on the scoresheet and sees the Barcelona star at 13/5 to score offering serious value for punters

Friday, 13 June 2014

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With the 2014 finals just around the corner, Goal is running a series looking at every major nation and arguing the case for each winning the cup. Here we assess Holland

Thursday, 12 June 2014

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The Uefa chief has become the latest senior football figure to condemn the Fifa president and insists there is no chance he will support his re-election

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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Cristiano Ronaldo made his return from injury by playing just over an hour as Martin O'Neill's charges were ripped apart as the visitors concluded their World Cup preparation

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

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While Martin O'Neill's side have demonstrated a lack of cutting edge in recent matches, Al Hain-Cole expects the return of Cristiano Ronaldo to help fire their opponents to victory

Monday, 9 June 2014

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The Liverpool captain was not limping and showed no obvious signs of discomfort but his early withdrawal is a cause for concern ahead of Saturday's clash with Italy

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The Ballon d'Or winner has been struggling with both tendonitis and a thigh problem but he is set to play some part in the final World Cup warm-up game on Tuesday

Sunday, 8 June 2014

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The Liverpool striker says that while he shed "three little tears" at being told he'd have to undergo knee surgery, he never feared he'd have to sit out Brazil 2014

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Les Bleus boss has revealed that the full-back was only taking off as a precautionary measure against Jamaica as he was experiencing a "little discomfort" while running

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A resurgent Karim Benzema led the charge for Les Bleus, firing home two goals, as Didier Deschamps' side romped to victory in a near-perfect performance ahead of the World Cup

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Didier Deschamps' men proved that they still have plenty left in their attacking arsenal - despite losing their star player to a back injury

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The Braga star was in inspired form as his side snatched a last-gasp friendly victory over Mexico on Saturday, leaving the manager pleased with his side's effort and attitude

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While draws against Ecuador and Honduras in Miami might not have been ideal results, the Three Lions' warm-up friendlies leave them in a position to be cautiously optimistic

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The Argentina captain says the entire squad is excited by the start of the World Cup after beating Slovenia in their final warm-up game on Saturday

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The much-maligned Sunderland striker scored in either half as Stephen Keshi's men were punished for a tame display in Florida despite Victor Moses' late penalty

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The Arsenal winger suffered knee medial ligament damage against Ecuador but the Three Lions' coach confirmed that he will be fit to take his place on the plane to Brazil

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The England forward's even younger team-mates have shown more threat on the ball in their warm-up games but the Manchester United man is the more dependable choice

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The Liverpool skipper felt that the Central American outfit should have had more than just Brayan Beckeles sent off as he played just 45 minutes to rest a slight groin strain.