The nominees have been announced for the World Cup Golden Ball award and there are few surprises on the shortlist.
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A shock victory from the Netherlands knocks the in-tournament favourites Brazil out of the World Cup in rather freakish circumstances. After Brazil cruised through the first half clearly the better team, Holland struck back out of nowhere, helped by some poor goalkeeping from Julio Cesar. From there, Dunga’s men lost any structure and discipline. A […]
The Dutch are one of the big favourites for the World Cup, and Liam Stoker takes a close look at the tactics employed by the men from the lowlands. Holland enter South Africa very much in form and widely fancied as an “outside contender” for the tournament this year. The effervescent brilliance that is so […]
Jose Mourinho enjoyed a succesful return to Stamford Bridge as his Inter Milan side got the better of Chelsea to seal a place in the Champions League quarter finals. A late strike from Samuel Eto’o gave the Italian side a 1-0 win on the night to go through 3-1 on aggregate as Blues striker Didier […]
Wesley Sneijder has decided to accept a move from Real Madrid to Inter Milan, according to reports in Italy. Corriere Dello Sport reported the news earlier this evening, and it now looks like the Dutch midfielder will make the switch to the Italian giants. Sneijder had pledged his future to the Spanish side earlier in […]