Iran win 1-0 in South Korea, both nations qualify for Brazil 2014

South Korea 0 – Iran 1 (World Cup qualifier, June 18, 2013) The Iranians took the lead early in the second half when an error in the Korean defence was exploited by Reza Ghoochannejhad. Rahman Ahmadi (Iran) incredible double save v South Korea to ensure WC 2014 qualification

Graphic: The values of the Spain Under-21 squad

Catalan paper Sport have used Transfermarkt to attempt to value how much Spain’s Under-21 stars would fetch in the current market. With just a few hours to go until the Under-21 European Championship final, the young La Furia Roja side have yet to let in a goal and are clear favourites to beat Italy at […]

Vote: Top 10 Goals of the Past Two Weeks (ft. Sneijder, Isco, Neymar, Pirlo & Suarez)

After a two week break, top goals is back with a bang. Ten sizzlers have been hand-picked for your consideration, with a lovely Danish free-kick, and spinning backheel goal and a terrific backheel volley for starters. An incredible acrobatic strike from the Finnish 4th tier sits at four, following by a cracking half-volley in just […]

Carla Dauden from Brazil: “No, I’m not going to the World Cup”

The start of the Confederations Cup appears to have really woken up the globe to internal issues in Brazil. In the lead up to the opening Confederations Cup match, President Dilma Rousseff was booed, riot police broke up a protest outside the Maracana with tear gas and then Brazilians sent a message over the social networks […]

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