Colombia Need To Hold Nerve To Punish Brazil

Colombia have been superb so far at this World Cup. Next up it’s Brazil. Can the feisty, entertaining Colombians knock-out the hosts or will ‘A Seleção’ once again prevail and move closer to the holy grail? Obviously we only have hours to wait before kick-off at Estadio Castelao. But if ‘Los Cafeteros‘ stand any chance of going […]

Silly Suarez!

Last week I hailed Luis Suarez‘s passion and in particular his performance against England. He was fantastic. But if we saw the best of the Uruguayan against England, then against Italy we saw the very worst of the forward. He has once again tried to take a chunk out of a fellow professional by biting […]

Joel Campbell Deserves Chance To Impress In England… But Maybe Not At Arsenal… Yet

  Joel Campbell has a bit of talent. After his explosive performance against Uruguay in Costa Rica’s opening World Cup tie, everyone could see that. Arsene Wenger spotted that talent back in 2011, when he signed the youngster up from Costa Rican side Deportivo Saprissa. But since then the forward was been sent out on […]

Is Angel Di Maria Ready To Become A World Cup Star?

As Argentina prepare to kick-off their World Cup ambitions tonight, a lot will be made of their number ten: Lionel Messi. But for me, one of Argentine star may just shine brighter over the next four weeks. Real Madrid’s Angel di Maria had a wonderful last six months of the season at the Bernabeu. He […]