Monthly Archives: June 2014

Costa Rica 1 – Greece 1 Costa Rica thru on Penalty Kicks

Once Dish Network finally got my service back; I caught up with this game in the second half. Luckily I had not missed anything in the way of scoring. But watching the recap; there was plenty of action in the … Continue reading

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Missing More Soccer

I live in a rented townhouse in a nice development. But recent weather has done damage to the outside of the homes. Management decided that something needs to be done about it. And in their infinite wisdom; they picked a … Continue reading

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Columbia 2 – Greece 0

This one got started quickly. Goal in the 4th minute by Pablo Armero off a great center pass by Cuadrado. Yes the 4th minute. That is so super quick. Caught the Greek defense by surprise. In the 57th minutes; Teo … Continue reading

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Rocky Start is better than none at all

Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) was eliminated in their 1 – 0 loss to Nigeria after a 2 – 1 loss to Argentina. And they won something very important. They have a spot at the table. This was BIH’s first World … Continue reading

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Game #3s for World Cup Round #1 is a dilemma for me.

Because I have to work. So I can not watch. Well, not really [wink]. Anyway; I won’t comment too much until I can watch live. I like to be able to see what is going on beyond the score sheet. … Continue reading

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Through Game # 2 of Group Play – 2

Officiating has still be a concern in this World Cup. There is goal line technology which as made some goals clearer. In the second Italian game vs. Costa Rica; it showed how the lone goal got passed Gianluigi Buffon. It … Continue reading

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Through Game #2 of Group Play – 1

Already out and ineligible for Group of 16: Spain, England, Switzerland, Cameroon, Australia, Bosnia & Herzegovina Already in to the Group of 16: Costa Rica, Nederlands, France, Argentina, Belgium, Chile

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One Thing The World Cup shows

Everyone loves being on camera. They always get excited when they camera turns there way. It is cool to see. People Wave. People Smile. People Act Silly. People are People. And they are having fun. Which is good to see. … Continue reading

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Portugal 2 – United States 2

Bad Start for the US as Nani scores in the 5th minute. Geoff Cameron does not clear the ball properly. Tim Howard slips. Nani puts in an easy early goal. Nani has been an after thought in both the Portuguese … Continue reading

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Belgium 1 – Russia 0

First half was missed opportunities. Belgium in unsupported set pieces. No real movement on set pieces that seemed too threatening. And their chances were ruined by the lack of support upfront. Russia missed on breakaways. Most disappointing was Aleksandr Kokorin … Continue reading

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