Posts tagged "Brazil"

The Germans Win the World Cup & the Top 5 World Cup Moments from Brazil

The German Machine!  Mario Goetze’s extra time volley was the last piece to cement the German victory from the World Cup in Brazil as they prevailed 1-0 over Argentina.  It was a Maracana beauty and it was said that the German manager (Joachim Low) told Goetze before he was about to be subbed, to go... Read more »

No Di Maria, No Problem – Argentina Marches On To 1st WC Final in 24 years

“El Fideo” aka the skinny one in Spanish was injured and left watching from the sidelines.  He has arguably been Argentina’s best player in the World Cup but he was ruled out for the semifinal.  Luckily, yesterday was Sergio Romero’s day.  The 27 year old goalkeeper, who plays his club football for Monaco in the... Read more »

10 Post Match Thoughts from the 2-1 USA World Cup Loss to Belgium

Soccer mania was everywhere yesterday.  If you are from the United States, you wanted so badly for the stars and stripes to prevail over the Red Devils in an epic “instant classic” knockout round match.  Klinsy’s boys were led by what will undoubtedly be characterized as one of the best goalkeeping performances in recent memory... Read more »
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Do You See Orange or Red? Hottest World Cup Teams Right Now in the Top 16

          It’s Friday and there’s no World Cup on TV.  What’s that all about?  Since there are no games on today, I thought I’d give you some insight on the remaining 16 teams and who I think will make the top 4.  It’s been a great tournament with all different styles... Read more »

The US is Back and so is your Favorite American and Spanish Soccer Blogger

 John Anthony Brooks (right) is now a household name After my writing hiatus, I thought that the US advancing through the Group Stage of the World Cup in Brazil would be a perfect time for your favorite “Americano” to return with his sharp wit and expert soccer analysis.   So you think soccer is boring? ... Read more »
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