18 April 2014
The question has long been asked and in Brazil, come June and July, it will be answered: just where does Lionel Messi sit on the list of all-time greats?
6 April 2014
Chile willl look to take the initiative, play high-tempo, high-pressure football against the Socceroos at the World Cup. So the question is just how will Ange Postecoglou's side respond?
23 March 2014
A meeting with an idol of mine got me thinking about how Chile's national team has metamorphosised into one of world football's most exciting collectives.
9 March 2014
The lesson that can be learned from Ecuador's second-half escape against the Socceroos is that the best solutions are almost always the boldest ones.
21 February 2014
Millwall’s stadium in South London might seem a strange spot for the 2014 FIFA World Cup to begin, but that is the way that Ecuador sees it when it takes the pitch there against Australia on 6 March (AEDT).
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