Tag Archives: Brazil

Neymar’s injury is unfortunate and could have been prevented.

Injuries are a part of soccer/futbol. It is bound to happen. But sometimes it does not need to inother words could be avoided. Case and point, the injury to Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior on 4 July 2014 against Columbia … Continue reading

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Germany 7 – Brazil 1

I did not get to see this one as it happened. I did not get to watch it because I have to work. BOOO! Plus I am not able to get to Brazil. Double BOOO! But I did get to … Continue reading

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Brazil 2 – Columbia 1

Lots of action right from the start. In the 7th minute; Thiago Silva puts the host team ahead. Corner kick from Neymar was the set up. They used the set piece to put themselves ahead. Brazil amped up their offensive … 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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Brazil 3 – Croatia 1

This was not the best start for Brazil even though they won. Seems strange to say. Especially since the host’s are looking decent in their start. But they have a ways to go. Croatia actually didn’t score at all. Their … Continue reading

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World Cup Buzz

As the World Cup Finals approaches in Rio this summer; 32 teams are poised to start their month long run. The final friendly tune ups are taking place now. Rosters are being set. Starting June 12th, the tournament begins in … Continue reading

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This is the meaning of friendly

This image is the definition of what friendly soccer match should be: Now I in no way advocate what this very young man did. Fans should not go onto the pitch. But the way that Neymar and the Brazilian team … Continue reading

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US Soccer in tough group for World Cup 2014

Group G for the World Cup Championships next year in Brazil will be a tough group for anyone to come out of. The United States is going to have to work harder to get through this group. The Outlaws [United … Continue reading

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United States 3 – Guatemela 1

In Kansas City [MY adopted home] in LiveStrong Park; the United States was able to kick their way into the next round of World Cup qualifying. Getting three points to thrust them into the hexagonal. Once again, Clint Dempsey was able … Continue reading

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