Later today, the World Cup draw will take place in Costa do Sauípe in Brazil, with such luminaries as Pele, Zidane, Cafu and others in attendance. I’ll be in a meeting while the draw is taking place, but you can bet I’ll be covertly checking my phone beneath the table every two minutes.
Update from Duvel: Brazil, Mexico, Croatia, Cameroon are our group. We should have no problem finishing at the top of the table. However, this sets up a likely Round of 16 match up against either Holland or Spain.
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Brazil defeated Chile 2-1 on Tuesday night in Canada with our very own Kachisaw in attendance. It was a competitive and cagey match, dominated by both sides attempting to press the receiver of the ball and win back possession in the midfield as quickly as possible. The difference between the two was in their approach after having won ... [read more]
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D'Alessandro's clever free-kick was enough to earn Inter their first win in eight games, as the Colorado haulted Corinthians' 10-match unbeaten run in Novo Hamburgo. Inter move up into sixth in the table and now face Ponte Preta in Sao Paulo state on Saturday. There was controversy in the first-half when ...
Dunga will make three enforced changes for tonight’s game against Corinthians in Novo Hamburgo. With Forlan on international duty, there’ll be a growing weight of expectation on Scocco – who is expected to be recalled to the team - to get amongst the goals. Corinthians’ own top-scorer, Paolo Guerrero will also ...
Yes, as I'm sure you're all completely aware, the summer transfer window closes today at 11pm (UK) and whisper it quietly, the name of Leandro Damiao - a staple feature of transfer windows past - has been largely anonymous from the usual whirlwind of rumours and speculation that surrounds him ...
I guess the question Internacional fans are pondering right now is at what stage does drawing games turn into a crisis? I don't believe Cruziero's 10 point lead at the top of the table is a too bigger gap to close down after just 17 rounds, in what is one ...
Inter draw their sixth straight game on Sunday against Coritiba. The result keeps Inter in 7th place in the table but they are now winless in seven games and more significantly ten points behind Brasileirao leaders Cruzeiro. D'Alessandro returned to the Inter side but was unable to steer the Colorado to ...
It's been a while, 984 days to be precise, since the Internacional Offside blog was last updated. This site proved to be a great platform to write about Internacional and with many years of experience following the club, I am quite interested in once again writing about the Colorado. As ...
I know I have sporadically posted on here for the past year, but, even though I've been busy, for the last month I've been making a conscious effort to post and keep you guys updated on the best soccer in the world (kinda). However I'm disappointed with the state that ...
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