Posts Tagged ‘Netherlands’

Messi Receives FIFA's Golden Ball Award After This Year's World Cup

Messi Receives FIFA’s Golden Ball Award After This Year’s World Cup

Despite a heartbreaking loss in the World Cup final, Lionel Messi is still a golden boy. The soccer star and captain of the Argentina national team was awarded FIFA‘s Golden Ball award as the best player of the FIFA World Cup after leading his...

Jul 14, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
Romero Saves Two Penalty Kicks to Help Argentina Reach the FIFA World Cup Final

Romero Saves Two Penalty Kicks to Help Argentina Reach the FIFA World Cup Final

Sergio Romero is the man of the moment… The 27-year-old Argentine footballer has earned a hero’s welcome in his native country after his impressive performance in the penalty shootout after Argentina and the Netherlands were tied 0-0 at the end...

Jul 10, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
Navas & His Costa Rican Teammates' World Cup Run Comes to a Close Against the Netherlands

Navas & His Costa Rican Teammates’ World Cup Run Comes to a Close Against the Netherlands

Keylor Navas and his Costa Rican teammates came thisclose to pulling off one of the biggest ever FIFA World Cup shocks. The 27-year-old Costa Rican footballer and his fellow Los Ticos teammates gave the Netherlands an almighty scare, keeping the...

Jul 6, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »