Asia

Sunday 22 June 2014

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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

Saturday 21 June 2014

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Alejandro Sabella's men were expected to record a commanding win after failing to live up to expectations in their opener, and once again they were bailed out by a moment of magic

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Alejandro Sabella's side were frustrated by superbly resilient opposition until the Barcelona star bent home a fantastic goal in second-half injury time

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The Asian giants were denied two points by Aleksandr Kerzhakov's equaliser for Russia while the north Africans fell victim to a late Belgium comeback in Belo Horizonte

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The Iran coach says his players need to be one step ahead of their rivals in Saturday's Group F game, but claims they won't focus solely on the Barcelona forward

Friday 20 June 2014

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Greece' 10 men battled to a point on Thursday but their head coach believes they could have stolen a win had their counterattacking been stronger

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The Samurai Blue were held to a 0-0 draw by 10-man Greece on Thursday and their coach believes a lack of cutting edge in attack cost his side dearly

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The Barcelona star got off the mark for the tournament with a stunning strike against Bosnia & Herzegovina and he and his team-mates are after more goals

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Alberto Zaccheroni's men are now in a perilous position after failing to break down Greece despite the first-half dismissal of Konstantinos Katsouranis

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Both sides remain in with a chance of progression from Group C as Alberto Zaccheroni's men fail to find a way through an exceptionally resolute 10-man Ethniki

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Alberto Zaccheroni's men played with a numerical advantage for most of the game following Kostas Katsouranis' dismissal but could failed to break the deadlock

Thursday 19 June 2014

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The Portuguese trainer has revealed he plans to end his three-year spell with Team Melli at the end of the tournament in Brazil

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Following their defeat to Cote d'Ivoire in their opening game, the Manchester United playmaker is desperate for maximum points against Greece on Friday

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The former Hoffenheim boss was hugely impressed by the approach of his new squad as he led a practice session upon his arrival at their training camp

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The Italian has no doubt the AC Milan man will rise to the occasion and has stressed that Greece should not be underestimated