With India taking on Bangladesh in a FIFA friendly on Wednesday, TheHardTackle takes a look at a few key battles which may decide the game.
Match day 3 of the 2014 World cup qualifiers concluded yesterday with some high energy games being played. THT looks at two games- one which displayed a clueless defense mauled by a rampant attack and the other showcasing a resolute defense defying a marauding attack.
With Racism rearing it's ugly head again in England, TheHardTackle takes a look at a game in Madrid that, to this day, is remembered for the disgraceful behavior of the Madrid crowd, for a slew of ugly fouls and player clashes, and for a look into things to come from Wayne Rooney!
Since taking over as manager of the Azzurri, Cesare Prandelli has steadied the ship and brought in a bit of consistency. TheHardTackle analyzes La Nazionale post the International break.