World Cup 2018

Assessing the FIFA World Cup legacy in Russia – Football Article

My own abiding memory of the 2018 World Cup Final was not the atmosphere before, during or after the game; nor was it was not the array of talents and goals, or the extremely large number of Chinese media who had not been for the matches at Luzhniki previously. It was a moment that turned the heart crossways in me. As my co-commentator was following the action, to give me a water break, I spotted a uniform. Then another. I stood up and…

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Belgium 2-1 Brazil: Martinez uses a 4-3-3, enabling counters but leaving defence exposed – Football Article

July 7, 2018 Belgium 2-1 Brazil analysis. Related articles on Zonal Marking: France 1-0 Belgium: France defend deep, compact, and invite passes out to Chadli Jul 2018 World Cup 2014: group stage, day 6 Jun 2014 Wales 3-1 Belgium: positioning of Ramsey, Bale, Taylor & Gunter pulls Belgium out of shape Jul 2016 Porto 3-1 Bayern: Porto press effectively Apr 2015 Germany 7-1 Brazil: Germany record a historic thrashing, winning the game in 30 minutes Jul 2014 Tags: belgium, brazil,…

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France 1-0 Belgium: France defend deep, compact, and invite passes out to Chadli – Football Article

July 11, 2018 France 1-0 Belgium analysis. Related articles on Zonal Marking: Belgium 2-1 Brazil: Martinez uses a 4-3-3, enabling counters but leaving defence exposed Jul 2018 France 4-2 Argentina: Matuidi provides the balance, Mbappe provides the brilliance Jul 2018 France 2-0 Germany: formation decisions enable Germany to dominate Jul 2016 France 5-2 Iceland: Griezmann & Giroud together helps wins the game before half-time Jul 2016 Germany 1-0 France: Germany get the better of the midfield battle Jul 2014 Tags:…

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Croatia 2-1 England (AET): England fail to address weaknesses out wide – Football Article

July 12, 2018 Croatia 2-1 England analysis. Related articles on Zonal Marking: England 1-1 Colombia: England finally win a penalty shoot-out Jul 2018 France 4-2 Croatia: Mbappe and Pogba shine after half-time in a scrappy game Jul 2018 England 6-1 Panama: Panama collapse before half-time Jun 2018 Croatia 3-0 Argentina: Sampaoli’s change of shape leaves Argentina exposed down the flanks Jun 2018 World Cup 2014: group stage, day 13 Jun 2014 Tags: croatia, Dalic, England, Southgate, Vrsaljko This is only…

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