Archives: World Cup

Chicharito Says That ‘God Has Given Us Another Chance’ After USA Saves Mexico: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Mexico and Manchester United striker Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez says that God has given Mexico another chance, after his nation were defeated last night against Costa Rica but still managed to qualify for the World Cup playoff due to the United … Continue reading

Will the British Media Finally Recognize Roy Hodgson’s Achievements?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The self-loathing elements of the British press have had the short and long knives out for England manager Roy Hodgson for well over a year now. It is obvious that large elements of the media did not want Hodgson to … Continue reading

Croatia Sack Coach Igor Stimac; Niko Kovac Appointed As Caretaker Manager

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Niko Kovac has been appointed as caretaker manager of the Croatia national team after the Croatian Football Federation accepted the resignation offer from coach Igor Stimac, according to 24 Sata. Stimac offered his resignation after Croatia lost 2-0 to Scotland … Continue reading

Honduras, Chile and Ecuador Qualify For World Cup 2014, While Mexico Scrape Into Playoffs: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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On a surreal night of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers, Mexico lost 2-1 to Costa Rica but still managed to qualify for the World Cup playoff match against New Zealand after the United States came back from 1-0 down to beat … Continue reading

Panama vs USA, Costa Rica vs Mexico, Jamaica vs Honduras, Chile vs Ecuador & More: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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As a soccer viewer, the hardest part about World Cup qualifiers is trying to watch more than one match at once, such is the sheer amount of matches that are available to watch at any given time. Tonight is no … Continue reading

Luis Suarez Dives Again to Earn Uruguay a Penalty Kick Against Rivals Argentina [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the World Cup qualifier between rivals Uruguay and Argentina on Tuesday night, Uruguayan and Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was up to his old tricks again as he took a dive in the penalty area to earn a penalty kick … Continue reading

Croatia Coach Offers Resignation Despite Team Qualifying For World Cup Playoffs [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Croatia national team coach Igor Stimac offered his resignation tonight despite his team qualifying for the World Cup playoffs. Stimac offered his resignation after Croatia lost 2-0 to Scotland at Hampden Park on the final day of the group matches in … Continue reading

England, Spain, Russia and Bosnia Qualify For World Cup, While Playoff Spots Decided [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England, Spain, Russia and Bosnia-Herzegovina qualified for FIFA World Cup 2014 tonight, joining the teams who have already qualified — Brazil, United States of America, Australia, Japan, Iran, South Korea, Italy, Netherlands, Argentina, Costa Rica, Colombia, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany. In … Continue reading

No beIN Sport? Watch the US Men’s National Team Against Panama on DishWorld at 9:30pm ET Tonight

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Watch the US Men’s National Team’s final game of World Cup qualifying live on beIN SPORT tonight at 9:30pm ET. If you don’t have beIN SPORT, no problem. You can subscribe to DishWorld for $10/month and get beIN SPORT, One … Continue reading

England vs Poland Plus All of the World Cup Permutations: World Cup Qualifiers Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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World Cup dreams will be realized and destroyed today in the final day of the regular stages of the World Cup qualifying matches around the world. Teams will be battling for automatic qualification, while others will be trying to qualify … Continue reading

Ghana vs Egypt, World Cup Qualifier, First Leg; Watch It Live Beginning At Noon ET: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Watch Ghana vs Egypt, Noon ET, live on beIN SPORT, beIN SPORT Espanol and DishWorld. Don’t be surprised if you see a ton of neutral soccer fans cheering for Egypt today in their first leg of their World Cup qualifier … Continue reading

England Team to Play Poland Sees Michael Carrick Recalled For Frank Lampard: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Michael Carrick is expected to start in midfield for England instead of Frank Lampard in the crunch match against Poland at Wembley (3pm ET on FOX Sports 1, for readers in the United States). In training, Carrick has been playing … Continue reading

Watch England 1-1 Poland; Highlights Of That Disastrous Night for The Three Lions in 1973 [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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For a walk down memory lane, England played Poland in 1973 with The Three Lions just needing a win to qualify for the 1974 World Cup. The match, which was played at the old Wembley Stadium, will live in history … Continue reading

Where to Watch Panama vs USA, Ghana vs Egypt & the World Cup Qualifiers On US TV & Internet

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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If you’re a soccer fan in the United States, you have a mammoth 29 live World Cup qualifying matches to choose from today, many of which have massive implications on what countries will be playing in the World Cup next … Continue reading

France Says the World Cup Playoff Seed Process Is Unfair

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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France has complained that the World Cup Playoff seed process is unfair, and they’ve asked FIFA to review it ahead of next week’s draw. Spain is an almost certain to finish in first place in the World Cup qualifying group, … Continue reading

What the International Break Feels Like …

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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I freely admit that I’m a soccer nut. A day doesn’t go where I’m not watching 2-3 matches a day (or more sometimes), so the coming down from a soccer high to cold turkey during international breaks is oftentimes a … Continue reading

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Roy Hodgson: We Agonized And Argued Over Whether to Pick Andros Townsend Against Montenegro: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England manager Roy Hodgson is looking like a master tactician today after his decision to add Andros Townsend as a surprise call up to the England squad for the games against Montenegro and Poland, which was crowned by Townsend’s goal … Continue reading

USA 2-0 Jamaica: World Cup Qualifier Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The US Men’s National Team made a lot of hard work out of their 2-0 victory against Jamaica on Friday night in the World Cup qualifier match in front of a boisterous home support at Sporting Kansas City’s stadium. With … Continue reading