Belgium’s Golden Generation Can Only Get Bronze Now

In the first World Cup 2018 semi-final in Saint Petersburg, Belgium’s ‘Golden Generation’ crashed out of the tournament to France. Going into the World Cup, Belgium were many pundits'...
Croatia Midfield

How the Croatia Midfield Machine Can Facilitate and Overwhelm in the World Cup Semifinals

The Croatia midfield is a major reason the team has progressed to the World Cup semifinals and will undoubtedly factor into whether they can beat England.
Kieran Trippier

Kieran Trippier: An Underrated Component of England’s World Cup Success

England is one win away from its first appearance in the World Cup final since they won it all in 1966 and Kieran Trippier has played a vital role.
Russia's World Cup Dream

Russia 2-2 Croatia: Russia’s World Cup Dream Ends in Penalty Shootout Defeat

SOCHI, RUSSIA (July 7, 2018) -- Russia's fairytale run at the World Cup has come to a close. The host nation went to penalty kicks again during the knockout stage. However,...
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Sweden 0-2 England: The Three Lions sets in the semifinal for the first time...

SAMARA, Russia (June 7, 2018) - For the first time since 1990, England has reached a World Cup semifinal after defeating Sweden 2-0 without too much effort. The Three Lions...

World Cup Quarterfinal Predictions Including England vs Sweden

The weaker half of the 2018 World Cup bracket features favorites England and Croatia squaring of with fellow UEFA competitors Sweden and Russia. Will the underdogs emerge victorious or...

World Cup Quarterfinal Predictions Including Brazil vs Belgium

The 2018 World Cup Quarterfinals begin on Friday with a pair of games. Former World Cup winners Uruguay, France, and Brazil hope to secure a semifinal spot, while Belgium's...
Dramatic Penalty Shootout

England Says “It’s Coming Home” After Dramatic Penalty Shootout Win

England exorcised some long-standing demons on Tuesday with a dramatic penalty shootout win over Colombia to advance to the World Cup quarterfinals.
Neymar

Neymar Finally Shows up as Brazil Hopes to Bring Back Glory Days

Brazil's 2-0 victory over Mexico does not reflex the reality of what happened in Samara. And Neymar played a huge part in the emphatic result.
Lionel Messi's World Cup Career

Why Lionel Messi’s World Cup Career Is All But Over

After another disappointing performance at a major tournament from Argentina, is Lionel Messi's World Cup career definitively over?