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Guillem's World Cup XI
Guillem's World Cup XI Features

Guillem's World Cup XI

Guillem Balague has picked his World Cup XI - but do you agree with his selections?

Merson's predictions Features

Merson's predictions

Brazil could be the worst team to ever win the World Cup, says Merse, but he tips them to beat Colombia.

Redknapp reckons... Features

Redknapp reckons...

Jamie Redknapp says Argentina lack guile, but will go through with France, Brazil and Holland.

Head to head: Pogba v Kroos Features

Head to head: Pogba v Kroos

We preview the World Cup quarter-final head to head between Paul Pogba and Toni Kroos.

Brave in defeat Features

Brave in defeat

Martin Tyler, who is really enjoying being a senior citizen in Brazil, salutes the last 16's unlucky losers.

Small man makes big impression Features

Small man makes big impression

France's Mathieu Valbuena is the small man making a big impression, writes Ian Watson.

Charlie's calls Features

Charlie's calls

Charlie Nicholas expects Argentina to thump Switzerland - but is backing Belgium to come undone...

Evra: France's redeemer Features

Evra: France's redeemer

Ian Watson looks at how Patrice Evra has reinvented himself in Brazil as France look harmonious once more.

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La Liga: A look at the best buys so far in Spain

La Liga: A look at the best buys so far in Spain

The top value signings of the summer might not necessarily involve the best players. Clearly, James Rodríguez and Luis Suárez are a cut above anyone recently recruited by Real Sociedad.

In part two of his Sky Sports Fantasy Football scout report, tipster Tim Clement looks at which young stars are set to shine this season

In part two of his Sky Sports Fantasy Football scout report, tipster Tim Clement looks at which young stars are set to shine this season

There’s nothing quite like spotting a young talent set to flourish and Sky Sports Fantasy Football managers will be especially desperate to discover the next young star set to shine.

Good Week/Bad Week: We take a look at the winners and losers from the last seven days

Good Week/Bad Week: We take a look at the winners and losers from the last seven days

So much can change in a week of sporting action and, sure enough, there have been plenty of highs and lows over the past seven days.