The 2016 Olympic Men's Football (Soccer) Tournament concluded in dramatic yet fitting fashion earlier today. The stage was set for Brasil and Germany at the legendary Maracanã Stadium, and the ensuing match didn't disappoint.
The first 45 minutes were filled with shots hitting the crossbar, three in total. The finest of
After the resignation of Brazilian boss Luiz Felipe Scolari late last night, we have to wonder where the country can turn to after a poor World Cup performance.
Yes, they made it to the play-offs and topped their group, but they only won their first game against Croatia thanks to dubious
The flurry of goals that greeted the start of the start of the World Cup, seem to have dried up and the four Quarter-Finals saw only 5 goals being scored at an avg of 1.25 goals per match.
Now that there are no second opportunities, the teams are naturally more cautious,
This World Cup has had matches where it has proven to be a near impossible task to guess who will take the spoils at the end, and the First Knockout Round matches were even harder to get right in this regard.
The goals when they came they came late often in
BRAZIL vs CHILE
This match promises to be open and flowing with both sides offering plenty in attack, and should be a good spectacle. Chile were somewhat unexpected qualifiers, doing well to qualify at the expense of Spain. Chile offer the most going forward and Alexis Sanchez will be key for
As we approach the opening of the World Cup 2014 in Brazil, South America, the continuing news of notable player injuries being cast around the web and talked about in all the preview shows and media outlets, has everyone talking about who will be missing from the grandest tournament of
Brazil has won a record five World Cups but have failed to capture the big one on home soil. This will be the first time they have hosted a World Cup since 1950, where they came just short of Uruguay.
Their 1970 world cup squad is considered one of the greatest
Not much is certain about the life and career of the legendary Pelé.
From his disputed birthdate to the number of total goals he scored over his career.
Even his name has a question mark hanging over it.
What can’t be disputed, however, is that Pelé is still regarded by most soccer fans
Another weekend and another UFC show, they seem to be coming thick and fast. This one was coming from Natal in Brazil in front of a crowd of 6828 fans. As you would expect, the card was stacked with Brazilian fighters, with the main event being the light heavyweight contest