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From Sao Paulo: Croats cry foul as controversial Neymar steers Brazil home

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 13:22

With much suffering and some contribution from referee Yuichi Nishimura, the Brazilian team beat Croatia 3-1 in the opening game of the World Cup at the Itaquerão stadium here on Thursday. Neymar scored the first two goals, while Oscar slotted in the third. The first goal was a low shot from about 22 yards. The second one came in a penalty kick given by match-referee Nishimura who had denied Brazil a penalty in the quarter final of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

FIFA World Cup 2014 generates record social media traffic

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 19:36

The Football world cup mania is finally here with fans all over the world going gaga after the mega event finally kicked off in style. How can social media be left behind? Twitter, Facebook and Google have all painted themselves in World Cup colours to be part of the biggest sports extravaganza.

Croatia fans saddened after World Cup Brazil match

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:17

Croatian fans were saddened and disappointed after their national team, known as the `Fiery Ones` (Vatreni), was defeated 3-1 in the World Cup openning match by hosts Brazil late Thursday.

Football World Cup 2014: Neymar guides Brazil to 3-1 win over Croatia

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 10:11

Neymar wasted little time in living up to his billing as Brazil`s World Cup spearhead when he scored twice to lead the host nation to a 3-1 comeback victory over Croatia in a terrific opening game of the tournament on Thursday.

Manchester United stumble again, Arsenal keep flying

Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 22:13

Manchester United`s disappointing start to the Premier League season continued on Saturday as the champions were held to a 1-1 draw at home to high-flying Southampton.

PSG`s Ibrahimovic escapes ban

Last Updated: Friday, January 11, 2013, 09:05

Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has avoided punishment from the LFP for a suspected stomp after the authorities could not establish whether it was intentional or not.