Barcelona superstar Neymar scored the fastest goal in Olympic history in the semi-finals at Rio, opening the scoring for Brazil against Honduras.
Tata Martino's side continued their preparations for the 100th edition of the Copa America, set to take place next month in the USA.
Today we turn back the clock on the day two little known countries in Central America went to War over a sport we aficionados proudly brand as the 'Beautiful Game'.
Jurgen Klinsmann paid tribute to US striker Clint Dempsey after his two-goal blast fired the Americans to an opening Gold Cup victory over Honduras.
France and Ecuador played out a goalless draw, while a wonderful hat-trick from Xherdan Shaqiri provides qualification for Switzerland into the next round.
June 20th proved to be yet another exciting day in the World Cup as Costa Rica shocked Italy, France massacred Switzerland and Ecuador inched past Honduras.
Day 11 proved to be a goal feast hosted by The Europeans, after drawing flak for their performances thus far, Portugal and Spain raised their game to mesmerizing heights and not even a trigger-happy referee could rob the day of its footballing glory. TheHardTackle's Karan Yadav takes a look back at the day's happenings.
Tournament favourites Spain put in a classy performance as they defeated Honduras in a thoroughly one sided contest. Two goals from David Villa were enough to see off the challenge of Honduras and put Spain's World Cup campaign back on track. THT's Jayant Srivastava takes a look back at all the action that unfolded.
We move to Day 11 of the World Cup at South Africa as Christiano Ronaldo's Portugal entertain Korea DPR in the first match of the day. Chile and Switzerland will compete in the next match which will potentially be a table-deciding encounter in their group. And finally, bruised title-contenders Spain will take on the under-dogs Honduras to complete Day 11 outings. THT's Somnath brings you the Day Preview.
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.