June 23, 2014
The Manchester United striker scored the final goal in Recife after captain Rafael Marquez and Andres Guardado had netted in quick succession to set up a meeting with Netherlands
Vicente del Bosque's men swept aside the Socceroos to secure third place in Group B, with their elimination already having been assured
Louis van Gaal's men struggled to get the winner until relatively late in the clash with Jorge Sampaoli's side, when they broke the deadlock and ensured first place in Group B
Croatia and Mexico come face to face battling for their life in the World Cup and knowing that this is the final chance to book their place in the next round.
The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon have had a tough road at the World Cup this summer having failed to really even get their challenge off the mark before it has already come to a close.
None of us in the media believed we would be writing a final send off preview for Spain in only their third match of the tournament, but that is exactly what all of us are doing.
The Netherlands and Chile have both already qualified for the knockout stages, but the battle today will be for whom wants to take the first seed out of the group.
The forward headed home with just seconds remaining to deny the Stars and Stripes back to back victories
June 22, 2014
The African nation raced into a three-goal in the first half and, though they were made to work in the second period, sealed a crucial victory
The 19-year-old fired home following a brilliant run from Eden Hazard to settle a dour encounter at the Maracana
If there has been anything proven this World Cup in Brazil it is that statistics and FIFA Rankings have meant very little when it comes down to heart and desire this tournament.
Belgium face perhaps their toughest group stage test against Russia this afternoon as the young national team will hope that their attack can once again be enough to make a difference.
South Korea managed an impressive draw against an unimpressive Russia side to open their World Cup account this summer with a point. Meanwhile Algeria failed to make the most of a great start against Belgium and fell 2-1 after having opened the scoring against the strongest side in Group H.
The Manchester United forward believes his country needs to adopt a less honest approach, which he says has benefited other teams in major tournaments against the Three Lions
The striker struck in the first half to secure victory for the African nation, who were forced to withstand a late rally, with Edin Dzeko hitting the post