Costa Rica Surprises Uruguay 3-1

Uruguay played without one of the English Premier League’s most dominating scorers, Liverpool’s Luis Suarez. Even with the intense Suarez ruled out due to his knee injury, Uruguay were still a favorite over the Central American squad of Costa Rica. However, without Suarez Uruguay looked timid, plain and were outplayed by Costa Rica for most of […]

June 2014 by sportshead

Colombia Rolls Past Greece 3-0

Group ‘C’ play began Saturday with Colombia vs. Greece. The Greeks showed up for Saturday’s World Cup match versus Colombia but were completely outplayed from start to finish. There were questions going in for both sides, however, Greece was never really a threat in this game and it was evident early on Colombia smelled blood in the […]

June 2014 by sportshead

Chile Outlasts Australia, Wins 3-1

Group B action finished Friday night with Chile and Australia both playing well, but Chile stealing the 3-points.   Despite coming out lightning quick and almost ending the game in the ’14th minute, Chile almost blew a 2-goal lead by becoming too relaxed in their play. Scoring first in the ’12th minute, Chile midfielder Charles Aranguiz played […]

June 2014 by sportshead

Netherlands Defeats Spain In Convincing Fashion, 5-1

Reigning World Cup champions Spain leave a lot to be desired after losing in humiliating fashion to the Netherlands on Friday.   Spain were among the favorites to win the World Cup, however after watching their opening match, Spain may be in more trouble than we realize. It was a rematch of the 2010 World […]

June 2014 by sportshead

Mexico 1 – Cameroon 0

Mexico beat Cameroon 1-0, despite two goals being disallowed due to questionable off-sides calls. Today’s match up between the two Group A teams Mexico and Cameroon, was largely affected by the officals. Following a questionable penalty in the opening game (Brazil v Croatia) the referees once again took the stage in the morning game Friday. […]

June 2014 by sportshead

2014 World Cup Team Preview – Spain

The 2014 World Cup in Brasil is only 15 days away. Before the games begin, I will attempt to break down each team and give you a comprehensive look at the Road to the Cup for all, in Brasil. The top 32 teams have until June 2nd to finalize their 23-man rosters, but in the […]

May 2014 by sportshead

The Road to Brazil – 2014 World Cup Preview

The summer of 2014 marks one of the most highly anticipated and globally watched sporting events in history – the 19th FIFA World Cup tournament. The World Cup is a festive time as competing countries have long prepared and awaited this moment and millions of fans from around the world will be watching on TV, […]

May 2014 by sportshead