Posts Tagged "World Cup"

Incoming Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk fronted Australian media today in his first press conference since taking over from Ange Postecoglou.

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In a World Cup year, form and injuries take on added significance. As we look ahead to Russia 2018, reigning champions Germany still look the goods.

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Australia has found another opponent with which to stage a pre-World Cup friendly, confirming a fixture to be played against Colombia in London.

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Ahead of tonight’s crucial fixture against Syria, Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has reportedly moved star midfielder Aaron Mooy to the bench.

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The finals form of Melbourne forwards Felise Kaufusi and Jordan McLean has reportedly caught the eye of Australian selectors with their names expected to be read out in the 24-man squad for the World Cup starting later this month.

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If the semi-finals between England–South Africa and between India–Australia are indications, the final between England and India at Lord’s today will be a thriller.

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During last week’s World Cup qualifiers, while Europe’s sporting media were focused on the giant, and not-so-giant, nations of European football taking each other on for the right to go to Russia in 2018, something rather notable, but so far underreported, happened in Andorra’s Estadi Nacional.

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Argentina have lost 2-0 to Bolivia in their World Cup qualifier in La Paz, hours after Lionel Messi was suspended by FIFA for four competitive internationals.

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FIFA should refund the $45 million Australia spent on a farcical bidding process to host soccer’s 2022 World Cup, a federal politician says.

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Michael Garcia’s report into FIFA corruption during the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has revealed just how rotten the whole organisation is. But this really isn’t news.

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The 2022 Football World Cup is taking place in Qatar if you ask FIFA. They remain steadfast in their stance that it will happen there.

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Qatar will not host the World Cup in 2022, according to Theo Zwanziger, the German member on the executive committee of world football’s governing body FIFA.

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Germany secured their fourth World Cup earlier this month, capping off a fine summer and cementing their place as one world football’s historic powerhouses.

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A 22-year old attacking midfielder from Memmingen has provided the goal that has secured the fourth World Cup trophy for Germany.

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Pint-sized midfielder Mario Goetze wrote himself into German folklore by scoring the winning goal in the World Cup final that earned his country’s fourth world title.

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Germany‘s Mario Gotze scored in the 113th minute of the World Cup final against Argentina to give the Germans their first victory in the showpiece tournament since 1990.

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Argentina are into the final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup after defeating the Netherlands 4-2 penalties in the semi-final in Sao Paulo.

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The odds told everyone that Germany and Brazil were neck-and-neck coming into the World Cup semi final in Belo Horizonte.

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Brazilians have cried, cursed their president and covered their faces in shame after their beloved football team’s humiliating 7-1 thrashing by Germany in the World Cup semi-finals.

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Germany have produced an absolute clinic in the World Cup semi final to romp over Brazil 7-1 at Belo Horizonte.

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