Celtic vs KR Reykjavik preview - Deila delights in Murrayfield pitch

Posted Tuesday, July 22, 2014 by PA

Ronny Deila believes his Celtic side will have "no excuses" for failing to perform at the home of Scottish rugby in the second leg of their Champions League second qualifier against KR Reykjavik on Tuesday night. The match is being played on a brand new pitch at the BT Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh as Parkhead is out of commission due its use in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The Hoops ...Full Story »

Celtic vs KR Reykjavik preview - Celtic excited by return to action

Posted Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by PA

Celtic assistant manager John Collins recognises the importance of the Hoops' Champions League second-round qualifier against KR Reykjavik. The first leg in Iceland on Tuesday night will be the Scottish champions' first competitive match of the season and new manager Ronny Deila's first competitive match since taking over from Neil Lennon. Before flying out from Glasgow airport on Monday morni...Full Story »

Germany vs Argentina preview - Low: We can write history

Posted Sunday, July 13, 2014 by PA

Fearless Joachim Low wants Germany to make history in the Maracana on Sunday and then dominate world football for many years to come. After their 7-1 demolition of Brazil in the semi-final, Germany are big favourites to beat Argentina and win the World Cup in Rio. If Germany are successful, it will be fourth time they have won the famous trophy - but it will be the only occasion they have tr...Full Story »

Brazil vs Netherlands preview - Scolari out to restore pride

Posted Saturday, July 12, 2014 by PA

Luiz Felipe Scolari wants his Brazil players to restore some pride to the nation by ending the World Cup with a victory. Brazil's hopes of winning the World Cup on home soil were dashed in the most brutal fashion on Tuesday when Germany hammered them 7-1 in the semi-finals. A wave of anger towards Scolari and his players followed the humiliation, but the Brazil coach rejected calls for him to ...Full Story »

Netherlands vs Argentina preview - Messi dreaming of World Cup win

Posted Wednesday, July 09, 2014 by PA

Lionel Messi believes winning the World Cup with Argentina would be the greatest achievement of his glittering career. Argentina will make it through to their first World Cup final in 24 years if they beat Holland at the Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo on Wednesday. Messi's trophy cabinet is packed with awards. He has won six Spanish league titles with Barcelona, three Champions Leagues and h...Full Story »

Brazil vs Germany preview - Scolari: We're playing for Neymar

Posted Tuesday, July 08, 2014 by PA

Luiz Felipe Scolari is convinced Brazil can beat Germany and make it through to a dream World Cup final despite Neymar's absence. Brazil will take on Germany at the Estadio Mineirao on Tuesday without their best player and leading scorer, who was ruled out of the World Cup after fracturing a verterbra in last week's win over Colombia. An incredible wave of sadness followed the news that Neym...Full Story »

Argentina vs Belgium preview - Vertonghen: We can stop Messi

Posted Saturday, July 05, 2014 by PA

Jan Vertonghen has no doubt Belgium can stop Lionel Messi and make it through to only their second World Cup semi-final in history. Such has been Messi's form in Brazil that Argentina have faced accusations of being over-reliant on the Barcelona star, who has scored four of his nation's seven goals. Twenty-eight years ago Argentina were heavily reliant on Diego Maradona, who scored five goals ...Full Story »

Netherlands vs Costa Rica preview - Pinto hopes his men are not robbed

Posted Saturday, July 05, 2014 by PA

Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto is "really worried about" Arjen Robben's diving and pleaded with officials to be vigilant in their World Cup quarter-final against Holland. Los Ticos have been the surprise package in Brazil, overcoming Uruguay and Italy before holding England to a goalless draw as they won Group D. That dream run continued in Recife on Sunday as they rode their luck against...Full Story »

France vs Germany preview - Lloris wants France to make history

Posted Friday, July 04, 2014 by PA

France's unhappy history against Germany in the World Cup is looming over Friday's quarter-final encounter in the Maracana. Not since 1958 have France emerged victorious, while there are still sore feelings over the infamous 1982 semi-final when West Germany won on penalties but only after France defender Patrick Battiston suffered a broken neck in a challenge by keeper Harald Schumacher that...Full Story »

Brazil vs Colombia preview - Scolari swings back at critics

Posted Friday, July 04, 2014 by PA

An aggressive Luiz Felipe Scolari came out fighting in Fortaleza, insisting Brazil remain firmly on course for World Cup glory. Brazil go into their World Cup quarter-final against Colombia at the Estadio Castelao on the back of a wave of negativity. Brazil were criticised for some unconvincing play in the group stages and they only scraped through to the last eight after a nail-biting penal...Full Story »

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