World Cup 2014 Odds

Germany camp hit by illness

Germany's build up to the World Cup quarter-final clash against France at Estadio Jornalista Mario Filho (Maracana) in Rio de Janeiro on Friday has been hit by a bout of illness in their squad. Seven...

Eden Hazard vows to stop Lionel Messi

Eden Hazard says Belgium are capable of knocking Argentina out of the World Cup, but they have to stop Lionel Messi first. Belgium were many peoples’ fancy before the tournament started and a...

Neymar fitness boost for Brazil

Brazil have been boosted by the news Neymar has declared himself fully fit and raring to go ahead of their quarter-final clash with Colombia on Friday. The Barcelona forward was on the receiving end...

Netherlands dealt Nigel De Jong blow

Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal has been dealt a blow as Nigel de Jong will miss the rest of the World Cup due to a groin injury. The former Manchester City midfielder only lasted nine minutes during...

Yohan Cabaye full of praise for Paul Pogba

Former Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has hailed the influence of Paul Pogba in the France team and compared him to former Arsenal star Patrick Vieira. The Juventus midfielder has been an...

Marc Wilmots hails resilient Belgium

Belgium boss Marc Wilmots was quick to praise his side after they battled past USA to win 2-1 in extra-time at the World Cup on Tuesday night. Wilmots' side were on top throughout the first 90...

Pablo Zabaleta urges Argentina to focus

Argentina defender Pablo Zabaleta has warned his team-mates that they must focus ahead of their last-16 clash against Switzerland on Tuesday night. The Manchester City right-back will line-up...

Paul Pogba: ‘We fear nobody’

France midfielder Paul Pogba has revealed that his side "fear nobody" during this summer's World Cup as they try to win the competition for the first time since 1998. Les Blues are fancied by...

Brazil midfielder Fernandinho wary of James Rodriguez

Brazil midfielder Fernandinho has warned his teammates that they can't give Colombia star James Rodriguez any space during Friday's World Cup quarter-final. The Monaco playmaker has grabbed the...

Germany defender Per Mertesacker hits out at critics

Germany centre-back Per Metresacker has hit back at critics who slammed their performance as they managed to just scrape past Algeria on Monday night. Joachim Low's side were well below par but still...