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World Cup Playoffs – Second Leg Predictions

Posted on 19 Nov, 2013, by in Soccer

Things are at boiling point around Europe, as Greece arrive to their second leg in the World Cup playoffs against Romania feeling more confident than any of the other visitors, but both the Ukraine in France and Portugal in Sweden have more than one reason to be optimistic. Iceland and Croatia is a slightly different story, in which the home side must figure out how to open up the unbreakable (so far) Icelandic defense. More

Zlatan Ibrahimovic – Last Chance to Make the World Cup

Posted on 14 Nov, 2013, by in Soccer

In two World Cups with the Swedish national team, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has yet to score a goal. At 32, it’s safe to assume that the 2014 World Cup, if he manages to get past Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo, will be his last. More

World Cup Playoffs – Early Thoughts on Favorites

Posted on 22 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

The draw to the UEFA playoffs for the World Cup puts two huge stars; Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Cristiano Ronaldo, against each other as Sweden will be playing Portugal to take center stage, while the disappointing French side no one wanted to meet will play the slightly over achieving Ukraine side no one wanted to play against. More