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50 Things the World Cup Taught us

50: FIFA can impose a hefty ban when they want to

49: Cameramen can be quite perverse

48: David Luiz is not worth £50m

47: Gary Lewin should not celebrate goals… 1,007 more words


...of all refs, rizzoli?...

…cheap gamesmanship, really cheap…

We had the accusation that Marco Rodríguez of Mexico has favoured, and would favour Brazil against Germany, the same Rodríguez of Italy v Uruguay fame. 150 more words


Was it tactical genius or just Krul?

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By Josh Smith

The decision by the Netherlands manager Louis Van Gaal to sub Jasper Cillessen for third choice keeper Tim Krul has been described as both cruel and tactically brilliant. 379 more words


Van Gaal een genie of een gek?

Op welke positie komt welke speler het beste tot zijn recht? Voorafgaand aan het WK waren er veel vragen over de opstelling van het Nederlands elftal. 1,432 more words

Van Gaal's Krul twist saves Dutch hopes

Van Gaal’s peculiar decision to change goalkeepers after extra time for last night’s penalty shootout between Holland and Costa Rica is being heralded as a stroke of genius. 84 more words


BRAZIL 2014: Netherlands vs Costa Rica match report

In the last minute of extra time Louis van Gaal took off Jasper Cillesen and put on Tim Krul in anticipation of penalties. The decision paid off when the Newcastle keeper saved from Bryan Ruiz and Michael Umana in the shoot-out to send the Netherlands through to a World Cup semi- final with Argentina. 947 more words

Krul way for Costa Rican tournament to end

Tim Krul was the difference for the Dutch, as 120 minutes of football was not enough to separate two competitive teams, Tom Corrigan reports.

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