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Netherlands blanks Brazil in third-place game at World Cup

BRASILIA, Brazil - When it was all over, it was the Netherlands receiving a standing...nearly 70,000 fans that attended the match at the National Stadium in Brasilia. Many had already left even before the late third goal by the Dutch. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-12/netherlands-blanks-b
Argentina ousts Belgium from World Cup

BRASILIA, Brazil - For once Lionel Messi didn't carry Argentina on his shoulders...needed in the penalty area.That changed in the eighth minute of the game in Brasilia, as he picked up a deflected pass from Angel Di Maria just inside the area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-05/argentina-ousts-belg
Belgium counts on its "big heart" against Argentina in quarterfinals

BRASILIA, Brazil - Belgium coach Marc Wilmots is old enough to remember Diego Maradona dumbfounding four defenders and a goalie to stop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/belgium-counts-its-big-heart-agai
Cristiano Ronaldo's winning goal isn't enough to save Portugal from elimination at World Cup

BRASILIA, Brazil - Cristiano Ronaldo finally made his mark at the World Cup ? but it came too late to spare Portugal an early exit from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-26/cristiano-ronaldos-w
Colombia beats Ivory Coast in World Cup soccer

BRASILIA, Brazil - Colombia scored twice in six minutes in a lively second half to beat Ivory Coast 2-1 at the World Cup on Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-19/colombia-beats-ivory-coast-w
Mexico rides late surge, advances in World Cup

...consolation goal from Ivan Perisic.The Mexicans will take on the Netherlands in the round of 16. BRAZIL 4, CAMEROON 1In Brasilia, Brazil, Neymar scored twice to help Brazil advance to the knockout stage of the World Cup on top of Group A with a win over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-23/mexico-rides-late-su
Lionel Messi lifts Argentina past Bosnia in World Cup match

...Argentina took a 1-0 lead in the third minute on an own-goal by defender Sead Kolasinac. SWITZERLAND 2, ECUADOR 1In Brasilia, Brazil, a goal deep in stoppage-time by Haris Seferovic gave Switzerland a dramatic victory over Ecuador in their Group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-15/lionel-messi-lifts-a
Belgium, US set to grab chance to propel game

...and Ghana, taking second place in Group G behind Germany.Tuesday's winner will face either Argentina or Switzerland in Brasilia on July 5. With support reaching fever pitch, American players realize the increased attention that comes with each match...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-29/belgium-us-set-grab-
Luis Suarez returns to lift Uruguay, put England on brink of elimination

...its opener to the Costa Ricans, while England, which opened with a loss to Italy, has zero. COLOMBIA 2, IVORY COAST 1In Brasilia, Brazil, Colombia scored twice in six minutes in a lively second half to beat Ivory Coast and move into the knockout stage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-19/luis-suarez-returns-
Portugal salvages draw with US on stoppage-time goal

...Portugal and Ghana have one point. The Americans will face Germany on Thursday in Recife, while Portugal takes on Ghana in Brasilia."Obviously we're disappointed, but at the end of the day you've got to look at the positives, we got a point," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-22/portugal-salvages-dr