Usually the closest countries share the most intense rivalries- India, Pakistan; Chile-Peru. Denmark and Sweden is another example that fits very well in this category.
Roy Hodgson's new look Liverpool has finally taken shape. TheHardTackle takes a closer look at the players LFC has managed to get on board in one of the busiest transfer markets for the Merseysiders.
With a new ambitious manager and a new belief, Liverpool FC are focused on starting afresh this season to compete with the top clubs in the Premiership. THT's guest author Kris Sreekanth takes a look at the transfers made so far along with the different speculations that can make or break Liverpool's season.
The beautiful game has thrown up a crop of hardened football players whose aggression, energy, enthusiasm, pride and passion can improve or bring down the morale of their team. TheHardTackle's Dhawal Verma lists down the top ten footballers whose aggresive on-field antics could impact the fortunes of their respective sides in the World Cup.