Saturday, July 12, 2014

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The two teams face each other in a World Cup final for the third time at the Maracana on Sunday, with the Barcelona star on the brink of joining the pantheon of all-time greats

Friday, July 11, 2014

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The tournament hosts were left stunned by Germany in Tuesday's semi-final and are left to take on Louis van Gaal's overachieving side for third place

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

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Dutch midfielder and Manchester City striker have both recovered from injury to feature for their respective nations, as they battle it out to face Germany or Brazil in the final

Monday, July 7, 2014

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The host nation are without their star man for the rest of the tournament through injury and will need a new source of inspiration if they are to make the final

Friday, July 4, 2014

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Alejandro Sabella's side scraped through their last-16 clash against Switzerland and must improve to beat a Belgium team that also needed extra-time to reach the last-eight

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Oranje have a selection dilemma as they consider a replacement for the injured midfielder while the Central Americans have slight concerns over their star keeper and Rory Miller

Thursday, July 3, 2014

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The hosts take on their in-form South American rivals in the World Cup quarter-final in Fortaleza on Friday

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A European team is guaranteed to make the last four of the World Cup as Les Bleus take on Joachim Low's men at the Maracana on Friday

Monday, June 30, 2014

Sunday, June 29, 2014

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The three-time winners are looking to set up a last eight match against either France or Nigeria but Halilhodzic's side should not be underestimated

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Didier Deschamps' side cruised through the group stage and will fancy their chances against the Africans despite a couple of injury concerns

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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The Concacaf side have been the surprise package of the tournament so far and will fancy their chances of making it to the quarter-finals

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Louis van Gaal welcomes back captain Robin van Persie from suspension as the Group B winners face Miguel Herrera's side, who have grown in confidence in Brazil so far

Friday, June 27, 2014

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A World Cup qualifier in 2000 was the last time La Roja defeated the Selecao but, having already ousted Spain from the tournament, they could spring another surprise

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Oscar Tabarez's side are reeling from the Liverpool star's four-month ban but their opponents are on form without their own forward talisman

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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The Americans' coach needs a draw against the team he used to train to guarantee a spot in the last 16 of the World Cup this summer

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Both teams need a victory and a USA defeat to have any chance of advancing to the last 16 - a scenario which should ensure excitement at the Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha

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Hong Myung-Bo's men must beat the Europeans convincingly and hope for a narrow Russia win or draw with Algeria in Curitiba in order to advance

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The Russians have collected just one point from two matches and must defeat the African side in order to stand a chance of reaching the knockout stages

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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The group leaders are looking set for top spot in Group E after scoring eight goals in their first two games, while the South Americans must match Switzerland's result