Jun 17, 2014
Highlights of every 2014 World Cup match so far
Group A - Brazil 3-1 Croatia: Brazil came from a goal down to beat Croatia in the opening match of the 2014 World Cup at the Arena de Sao Paulo.
Dutch humiliate champions Spain with 5-1 thrashing
SALVADOR, Brazil: Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben both scored twice as the Netherlands avenged their 2010 World Cup final defeat by routing holders Spain 5-1 yesterday in a record-breaking humiliation.
Peralta strikes as Mexico outclass sorry...
Oribe Peralta scored a second-half winner in a 1-0 victory over Cameroon in rain-lashed Natal on Friday in a match which once again raised questions over the standard of refereeing at the World Cup.
Chicharito to be Mexico's super sub in Brazil
There will be a hint of familiarity for Manchester United's Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez in Brazil.
The Northern Echo
No Brazilian walkover
HAVING been handed the honour of opening the World Cup finals against Brazil, it will be interesting to see whether Croatia tackle the task of being underdogs with their usual relish.