As two football powerhouses- Netherlands and Argentina - clash in their FIFA World Cup semi finals tonight, we present a light-hearted guide to the game
As the two football powerhouses – Netherlands and Argentina clash tonight, we look at where tonight's semi-final will be won or lost
With the World Cup football tickets it had originally bought being caught in the hands of alleged scalpers, Reliance Industries yesterday said it is investigating how the much-coveted and expensive tickets ended up in Brazil's black market
England had an injury scare to contend with ahead of the first Test against India when Jos Buttler was called up as cover for wicketkeeper Matt Prior on Tuesday.
Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke has backed current Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal to take the English giants out of their current slump in form that saw them finish seventh in the English Premier League
Having been brought back in from the international wilderness, Argentina defender Martin Demichelis is now hoping to ruin the World Cup dream of his former coach Louis van Gaal in today's semi-final against the Netherlands
Several buses were set on fire and an electronics store was looted in Sao Paulo late on Tuesday following Brazil's crushing World Cup defeat to Germany, police said.
A diehard 15-year-old fan of Brazil in Nepal committed suicide on Wednesday after the South American nation's humiliating defeat at the hands of Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinal on Tuesday.
Brazil's humiliating exit from the World Cup is as close as it gets to a national trauma in a football-mad nation whose identity is closely associated with its team.
Heartbroken Brazil captain David Luiz apologised to the nation after suffering a record 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat to Germany.
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has hinted he may recall Barcelona defender Daniel Alves to his starting line-up for Tuesday's World Cup semi-final clash against Germany
Netherlands striker Robin van Persie is suffering from stomach problems and has been training apart from the squad ahead of Wednesday's World Cup semi-final against Argentina, coach Louis van Gaal said
Brazil captain Thiago Silva branded Colombia defender Juan Camilo Zuniga a coward on Monday for the tackle which put star striker Neymar out of the World Cup
Brazil vice captain says he will step up and lead the team tonight in the semi-final versus Germany in the absence of captain Thiago Silva and Neymar
Germany coach Joachim Loew has warned hosts Brazil that his side will mean business when the teams meet in the World Cup semi-final, proclaiming: "We're not done yet.
With their star forward ruled out of tomorrow's second semi-final against the Dutch, Argentina pin their hopes on strikers Sergio Aguero and Gonzalo Higuain
He and his wife Gertrude, a former nurse, set up the Dirk Kuyt Foundation for homeless children in 2006
As the two football powerhouses clash tonight, we look at where tonight’s semi-final will be won or lost
Germany will be playing the first semi-final against the hosts Brazil today, but the fact that Brazil be without its poster-boy Neymar in the match saddens Matthaus
FIFA rejected Brazil's request to allow suspended captain Thiago Silva to face Germany in the World Cup semi-finals on Monday and hit back at claims referees had been ordered to take a lenient approach to foul play