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    7 most memorable moments of World Cup semifinals

7 most memorable moments of World Cup semifinals

There is no prize for guessing the choice of seven as against our usual choice of 10 for the memorable moments in this round of the World Cup.Yes, you are right. It’s about BRA7IL!Beaten, battered, bruised BrazilFor convenience sake (read lazy), the seven goals Brazil conceded in this game should have been the seven most memorable moments of the semifinal. [...]

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    Germany crush Brazil 7-1 to reach World Cup final

Germany crush Brazil 7-1 to reach World Cup final

Germany are through to the World Cup final after beating hosts Brazil 7-1 in one of the most extraordinary matches in the tournament's history.After conceding early on, Brazil proceeded to leak four goals in six minutes before the halftime whistle. Die Mannschaft scored twice more in the second half before Brazil managed a last-gasp consolation. Germany eventually won by the biggest [...]

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    Brazil battle past Colombia to set up semifinal with Germany

Brazil battle past Colombia to set up semifinal with Germany

Thiago Silva and David Luiz scored as Brazil set up a World Cup semi-final meeting with Germany, after beating Colombia 2-1.Silva netted in the early stages of a breathless encounter, scoring from a corner that evaded everyone and the Paris Saint-Germain centre-back’s knee knocked the ball over the line.But the captain was booked in the second half and will miss [...]

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    10 most memorable moments of World Cup round-of-16

10 most memorable moments of World Cup round-of-16

Just before the quarter-finals of the World Cup kick off on Friday, we bring you 10 of the many good and ugly moments of the second round.Unlike the previous round, though, every action was on the pitch. The Black Stars have gone home!1. Chilling game and penalty shootout drama for Brazil and their fansThe game against Chile elicited different moods from Brazil fans [...]

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    Brazil edge Chile on penalties

Brazil edge Chile on penalties

Brazil are through to the World Cup quarter finals after an incredible penalty shootout win over Chile in Belo Horizonte. The game went right to the wire, and Gonzalo Jara's penalty miss was what sent the Roja out and the Selecao through.The game was somewhat scrappy in its opening exchanges, though it didn't take long for Brazil to assert themselves as [...]

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    Mexico’s draw with Brazil gives Cameroon hope

Mexico’s draw with Brazil gives Cameroon hope

Mexico frustrated Brazil after a 0-0 draw ensured the host didn’t score in the World Cup group stage for the first time since 1978 and as well gave faint second-place hope to Cameroon, who meet Croatia tomorrow.It was Brazil’s 99th World Cup game and it wasn’t a memorable one befitting the milestone, as Mexico held the South Americans for the [...]

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    Neymar’s brace rescues Brazil in World Cup opener

Neymar’s brace rescues Brazil in World Cup opener

Barcelona forward, Neymar, scored two goals in Brazil’s 3-1 win over Croatia in the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo.Croatia opened the scoring through an own goal from Marcelo after just 11 minutes, but the Selecao equalised through a Neymar strike on 29 minutes.The World Cup hosts then took the lead courtesy of [...]

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