Luz Armenta

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Chicago Bulls pursuing trade for Arron Afflalo, per report

Chicago needs to bolster its roster before Derrick Rose returns and they are interested in Arron Afflalo.<p>The Chicago Bulls are pursuing a trade for Orlando Magic wing Arron Afflalo, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.<p>Afflalo enjoyed a career-best season in Orlando in 2013-14, …

ESM Team of the Month - April 2014

Brazil v Croatia - preview

Group A<p><b>12 June 2014</b><p>Brazil v Croatia, Arena de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, 21:00 (BST).<p>Introduction<p>Croatia have never beaten Brazil. Looking at the odds for the World Cup opener (Brazil are 1-3 to win, Croatia 11-1), no one is expecting Niko Kovac’s side to break that duck in Sao Paulo tonight.<p>Brazil, …

Brazil 3-1 Croatia

<b>Date</b>: June 12, 2014<p><b>Result</b>: Brazil 3-1 Croatia<p><b>Goalscorers</b>:<p><b>Brazil</b><p>Neymar 29<br>• Neymar 71 (pen)<br>• Oscar 91<p><b>Croatia:</b><p>Marcelo og 11<p><b>Venue</b>: The Arena de Sao Paulo<p><b>Attendance</b>: 62,103<p><b>Match overview</b>: No host country had ever lost the opening match in the previous 20 World Cups.<p><b>Key moment</b>: Referee Yuichi Nishimura’s …

Mexico 1-0 Cameroon

<b>Date</b>: June 13, 2014<p><b>Result</b>: Mexico 1-0 Cameroon<p><b>Goalscorers</b>:<p><b>Mexico</b><p>Peralta 61<p><b>Venue</b>: The Arena das Dunas, Natal<p><b>Attendance</b>: 39,216<p><b>Match overview</b>: Mexico have lost more games than any other team at World Cup Finals (24). Since reaching the quarter-finals in 1990, Cameroon have only won one of their last …

Lionel Messi prepares to make his grand entrance

Argentina coach Alex Sabella has admitted that his task is to bring out the best in the four-time World Player of the Year.

Germany v Portugal - tactical guide

Group G<p><b>16 June 2014</b><p>Germany v Portugal, Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, 17:00<p>Germany<p>Low first went with a <b>4-2-3-1</b> system in the Euro 2008 quarter-final win over Portugal and ever since it has been his gold standard – a model based on a collective pressing game, care in possession, quick-fire passing and …

'Psychic turtle' picks Mexico to beat Brazil

Cabeção correctly predicted the result of Brazil’s opening match against Croatia, but somewhat blotted his copybook by predicting Spain to beat Holland the following night.

Images of the World Cup - Day 6

Other pictures include Pepe and Thomas Muller coming face to face, USA scoring a late winner and some more brilliant atmospheric pictures including another stunning aerial view of England’s picturesque training ground in Rio.

Brazil v Mexico - tactical guide

Group A<p><b>17 June 2014</b><p>Brazil v Mexico, Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza, 20:00<p>Brazil<p>The pieces in Brazil’s jigsaw started to come together when <b>Luiz Gustavo</b> was installed as the holding midfielder. It balanced out the side and stemmed the flow of goals being conceded from the space in front of the …

Zico: Stuttering Paulinho is Brazil’s problem after Mexico expose flaws

Those who have been watching this space will have read me say that a World Cup win depends on a lot of things going your way, which includes opponents involuntarily helping your cause. That has happened with Brazil in the last few days. Saying that the <i>Seleção</i> were disappointing in the goalless draw …