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#WC2014

# wc2014 - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Croatia's early exit, the great Davor Suker and comparisons with Ireland
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Croatia's early exit, the great Davor Suker and comparisons with Ireland

Jun 25th 2014, 3:05 PM 7,913 Views 11 Comments

Niko Kovac’s team will turn attentions to the Euro 2016 qualifiers after finishing third in Group A, writes our man in Brazil.

# wc2014 - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Diego Maradona looks on as Lionel Messi sweeps Argentina into last 16
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Diego Maradona looks on as Lionel Messi sweeps Argentina into last 16

Jun 21st 2014, 7:15 PM 10,830 Views 11 Comments

El Diego cheered his country on at Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte.

# wc2014 - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

The New York Times just made the greatest correction of the World Cup
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The New York Times just made the greatest correction of the World Cup

Jun 17th 2014, 3:20 PM 5,584 Views 0 Comments

We had no idea the tournament had been going on so long.

# wc2014 - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from the second night of World Cup action
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Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from the second night of World Cup action

Jun 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 12,217 Views 20 Comments

There were almost as many offside goals on Friday as images of Iker Casillas picking the ball out of the Spanish net.

# wc2014 - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Buffon fires Hart a World Cup warning
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Buffon fires Hart a World Cup warning

Dec 10th 2013, 5:21 PM 5,123 Views 2 Comments

The England goalkeeper needs to be playing before he faces the Azzurri, the Italy icon says.

# wc2014 - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Cafu: Stadium collapse just one of those things
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Cafu: Stadium collapse just one of those things

Nov 28th 2013, 9:22 AM 3,427 Views 2 Comments

“I think that accidents can happen anywhere. If you are rebuilding your house, something tragic can happen,” the defender said.

# wc2014 - Friday 21 June, 2013

FIFA: No plans to cancel Confederations Cup despite protest in Brazil
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FIFA: No plans to cancel Confederations Cup despite protest in Brazil

Jun 21st 2013, 3:15 PM 4,019 Views 9 Comments

Local media reported today that football’s world governing body may call time on the World Cup warm-up tournament.

# wc2014 - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Republic of Ireland stars grilled on WAGs, baldness and ‘looker’ Manuela
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Republic of Ireland stars grilled on WAGs, baldness and ‘looker’ Manuela

Jun 4th 2013, 7:25 AM 4,413 Views 3 Comments

“They took our job!”

# wc2014 - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

'Ireland were fortunate to get a point' - Austria reacts to late World Cup draw
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'Ireland were fortunate to get a point' - Austria reacts to late World Cup draw

Mar 27th 2013, 3:45 PM 2,278 Views 8 Comments

One Austrian newspaper described how the Irish were ‘up to their necks in water’ late in the second-half.

# wc2014 - Friday 8 March, 2013

FIFA sell Maracana tickets for Confederation Cup, admit 'there's no Plan B'
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FIFA sell Maracana tickets for Confederation Cup, admit 'there's no Plan B'

Mar 8th 2013, 7:05 AM 1,444 Views 0 Comments

Hey Ronaldo and Bebeto, get the finger(s) out.

# wc2014 - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Sao Paulo awarded Copa Sudamericana final as match abandoned amid chaos
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Sao Paulo awarded Copa Sudamericana final as match abandoned amid chaos

Dec 13th 2012, 9:59 AM 8,380 Views 17 Comments

This isn’t what FIFA wants to see ahead of the 2014 World cup in Brazil in two years’ time.

# wc2014 - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Group C wrap: Sweden produce incredible comeback in Berlin
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Group C wrap: Sweden produce incredible comeback in Berlin

Oct 16th 2012, 10:33 PM 3,931 Views 6 Comments

Germany threw away a 4-0 lead to drop points while Austria overcame Kazakhstan in Ireland’s group.

# wc2014 - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Robbie Brady called up to Ireland squad for WC qualifiers
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Robbie Brady called up to Ireland squad for WC qualifiers

Oct 6th 2012, 12:18 PM 821 Views 4 Comments

The Manchester United midfielder replaces Kevin Doyle, who will definitely miss games against Germany and the Faroe Islands.

# wc2014 - Friday 7 September, 2012

As it happened: Kazakhstan v Republic of Ireland, World Cup 2014 qualifier From The42
Live Sep 7th 2012, 4:45 PM

As it happened: Kazakhstan v Republic of Ireland, World Cup 2014 qualifier

# wc2014 - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Kazakh captain: Nothing less than a victory will do for us
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Kazakh captain: Nothing less than a victory will do for us

Sep 6th 2012, 4:53 PM 774 Views 4 Comments

Kairat Nurdauletov is aiming high, and says he and his team-mates will not accept a draw.

# wc2014 - Monday 20 February, 2012

Michael O'Neill coaxes Hughes out of retirement for first game in charge
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Michael O'Neill coaxes Hughes out of retirement for first game in charge

Feb 20th 2012, 2:50 PM 923 Views 0 Comments

Young Newcastle man Shane Ferguson is also featured in Northern Ireland panel to face Norway next week.

# wc2014 - Friday 18 November, 2011

Kazakhstan up first on the road to Brazil 2014
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Kazakhstan up first on the road to Brazil 2014

Nov 18th 2011, 11:42 AM 3,383 Views 15 Comments

The Republic of Ireland’s fixture list for World Cup 2014 qualifying was confirmed this morning.