It's been a wonderful world cup in terms of the number of goals scored – 145 in total - some through collective team work, while the others courtesy individual brilliance. THT's Debapriya Deb compiles the list of Top-10 goals scored in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Uruguay fought tooth and nail in the game. They even went ahead at one stage in the second half. A last second effort saw the ball crashing with the crossbar.At the end, goals apiece from Müller, Jansen and Khedira helped Germany defend their third place successfully.
The two losing semifinalist nations, Uruguay and Germany, will lock horns for pride in the third place play-off to be played at Nelson Mandela Bay, Port Elizabeth. TheHardTackle's Karan Yadav previews the exciting encounter.
The first day of semi-final saw the dazzling Oranje reach their 3rd world cup final ever. A dogged performance from an under-strength Uruguay couldn't unsettle the Clockwork Orange
The first semi-final between Uruguay and Netherlands was a scrappy affair, with the men in Oranje emerging triumphant to book a place in the final for the first time in 32 years. TheHardTackle's Prasanna Venkatesh gives a report on the match.
THT's Debapriya Deb analyzes Ghana's cruel heartbreak as they went down against Uruguay in the penalty shootout after the scoreline was leveled 1-1 by the end of stipulated 120 minutes of play.
The first day of the World Cup quarterfinals provided wholesome entertainment for the worldwide football audience. The Dutch came from behind to script a memorable victory over tournament favourites Brazil, with the help of the dependable Wesley Sneijder and a reckless Felipe Melo. This was followed up by a dramatic match, which saw Uruguay proceed to the semis at the expense of Ghana, courtesy of a Gyan penalty miss. TheHardTackle's Prasanna Venkatesh relives the memorable moments of the day.
Day 6 of the FIFA World Cup provided a completely refreshing change from the previous match days, as the world finally witnessed some truly wonderful game play in all the matches. Chile beat Honduras 1-0, Spain were stunned by Switzerland, and Uruguay finished the day with a clinical 3-0 victory over the hosts. Here's a summary of the significant moments of the day.
One more match and we will be down to just two teams to fight it out for the Europa League. Could it be an all-English final, much to Platini's annoyance or will the Spanish and the Germans rule in England? TheHardTackle previews the much-awaited second legs in London and Liverpool...
The Europa League enters it's semi-final stages with some tasty ties to look forward to. Will Hodgson's men continue their dream run or will the Germans spoil the English party? THT's Akarsh Sharma previews both the semi-final clashes as Europe's second best trophy enters into the limelight..