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The First Edition Of World Cup 2014 Journal

Written by on March 12, 2014 | No Comments »
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There are now less than 100 days until the start of the 2014 World Cup Finals. Each week until the start of the tournament I will be including a selection of stories relating to the world’s most important sporting event. To kick it off this one is a bumper stand alone edition.

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World Cup Draw 2014 – The Winners, The Losers, The Ever Hopeful

Written by on December 7, 2013 | 15 Comments »
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The draw for the 2014 World Cup Finals was made earlier today. Things will change over the next seven months. Injuries, bust-ups, even managers being fired can and will significantly impact a country’s chances.

Nonetheless, with 188 days until the opening game here is a quick rundown of the 32 countries, the groups and things to consider.

Group A

Brazil – the host nation and the recipients of a terrific group draw. It is inconceivable that ….to read more please click on the link.

The Numbers That Show The Inequity Of The FIFA 2014 World Cup Draw

Written by on December 3, 2013 | 5 Comments »
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This is a follow up to yesterday’s post that highlighted some of the factors that will make next summer’s World Cup Finals unique but unfair.

The chosen format has many of the countries criss-crossing Brazil and having to cope with multiple long distance flights, fluctuating… to read more please click on the link.




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