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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?

World Cup: Top of the flops Features

World Cup: Top of the flops

Ian Watson picks out some of the most disappointing performers from the group stages of the World Cup.

Conundrum not solved by Costa Features

Conundrum not solved by Costa

Vicente del Bosque failed to find the right balance to revitalise Spain, writes Matt Stanger.

The end of an era for Spain Features

The end of an era for Spain

Tiki-taka may not be finished but this tired-looking Spain team surely are, writes Ian Watson.

Time now up for Iker Casillas? Features

Time now up for Iker Casillas?

Adam Bate asks whether Iker Casillas can rediscover confidence and form under this spotlight.

Crisis of confidence Features

Crisis of confidence

What caused Iker Casillas' off night against the Dutch? Guillem Balague looks towards Mr Mourinho...

Dutch duo ignite the World Cup Features

Dutch duo ignite the World Cup

What now for Spain? However you look at it this was a beating for the ages, writes Adam Bate.

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World Cup podcast

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Champions League: Andre Villas Boas has made a strong start to his time in charge of Zenit St Petersburg

Champions League: Andre Villas Boas has made a strong start to his time in charge of Zenit St Petersburg

“If we win all nine matches, Zenit will be champions.” The words of Andre Villas Boas upon being named Zenit St Petersburg manager in March seemed wildly optimistic given the circumstances.

Champions League: Francesco Totti hoping to star for AS Roma against Manchester City at the age of 38 years old

Champions League: Francesco Totti hoping to star for AS Roma against Manchester City at the age of 38 years old

If the country’s island mentality dictates that Zlatan Ibrahimovic had to score four goals in an international friendly for Sweden before having his genius recognised in England, then Francesco Totti really is in trouble. The Roma icon’s record on English soil is bewilderingly bad.