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Why I Hate Germany (But Not Really).

It’s the final of the 2014 World Cup today. (There’s an opening sentence that could turn away a few potential new readers.) For neutrals, the choice is between supporting Germany or Argentina. 2,135 more words

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Best goal save ever?

In a very intense game that ended in a 1-1 draw between Brazil and Mexico, El Tri’s goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa made probably the save of the 2014 World Cup by preventing Neymar’s header from going into the net.  105 more words

Gif: Guillermo Ochoa Pulls Off Banks-Esque Save

For those who missed tonight’s game between host nations Brazil and joint Group A leaders Mexico, where were you?

In a hard-fought, yet enticing, goalless draw Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa emerged as one of a number of fantastic performers. 119 more words

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Gordon Banks, England (vs Brazil, 7th June 1970)

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England World Cup winner Gordon Banks backs Joe Hart to be one of the stars of Brazil 2014

Gordon Banks has put his faith in Joe Hart to be a safe pair of hands at the World Cup – and insisted the England goalkeeper is one of the world’s best. 411 more words

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Frankly, Mr Banksy

Frankly, Gordon Banksy, Pele’s a sickening wreck.
The way you kept it out, you must have nearly broke your neck.
Between the sticks, you are quite handy… 16 more words

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