Germany 4-1 England: Germany Blooms In The City Of Roses, Eliminates England

Clinical counter attack from the young German team proved to be too good for Englishmen to handle. A brace from Muller ensured a quarter-final berth for National Mannschaft, after a goal each from Klose and Podolski had got the Germans off to a perfect start, in a match that would also be remembered for the wrong reasons. THT's Arnav Bose reviews the game that broke the English hearts.

England 0-0 Algeria: Toothless Three Lions Paint A Sorry Picture

With a star studded side consisting of the likes of Rooney-Gerrard-Lampard, the Three Lions were clearly the favorites in this encounter; yet a resolute - although unglamorous - performance from Rabah Saadane's Desert Foxes did ensure England would have to be content with a goalless stalemate. THT's Karan Yadav relives all the action from Green Point Stadium, Cape Town.

Green And Gold Till The Club Is Sold

Wondering why Old Trafford is a river of Green & Gold these days and not a sea of red? Wondering why the fans are up in protest against the owners? TheHardTackle's guest author Ashish Batra answers all of your basic questions as he explains the current financial turmoil at Manchester United and the fans' anger...

Premiership Forecast: Will The Red Devils Occupy Pole Position?

In the absence of Chelsea, United travel to Blackburn with an opportunity to go top, while Hull and Burnley battle in a relegation six pointer. Tottenham also host their bitter rivals in an eagerly anticipated North London derby in mid-week. TheHardTackle previews the crucial upcoming fixtures as the league draws ever closer to the end..