Video Rating: 3 / 504.18.15
Dunga is someone who has often been misunderstood in Brazil. People have problems with his attitude. The media does not like him either.
There was a section of the fans that thought the condition of Brazilian Football was only going to get worse with him being appointed as the replacement of Luiz Felipe Scolari.
But, a few months down the line, it’s hard to find the critics of the Brazil boss. There is no one criticizing or crucifying him at the moment and why would there be? He has done such an incredible job for his country.
The 7-1 massacre versus Germany was a disaster for Selecao. It was nothing less than that.
Having revived them from there and that too so well, Dunga must be given some credit now. He very rarely gets that.
Whatever he has touched since taking over from Scolari, he has managed to turn it into gold and that’s because he has gone about things intelligently. Read the rest of this entry »03.21.15
Video Rating: 3 / 503.11.15
England manager Roy Hodgson is thought to have expressed his desire to stay as the national team boss until the World Cup 2018.
The current contract with the former Liverpool manager ends after the Euro 2016. After a very disappointing World Cup 2014, the possibility of Hodgson continuing as the manager beyond the European Championship only rests with the national team performing extremely well in this tournament. If they suffered yet another embarrassing exit, it is highly unlikely that Hodgson will be given the time to continue despite his ambitions plans of reducing the average age of the team.
Since taking over as the England team boss just before the Euro 2012, Hodgson has been actively involved in trying to overcome the transitional phase for this England team.He has brought in a number of young players to the fold, but it has also been forced due to retirements of top players like Ashley Cole and Steven Gerrard in the last 12 months. A disappointing World Cup 2014 will not have been what the English FA had in mind when they extended the contract of the former West Brom boss until the Euro 2016. In fact, Hodgson was widely expected to leave the national team role after this poor World Cup. Read the rest of this entry »02.21.15
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Video Rating: 4 / 501.14.15
England experienced an abysmal 2014 World Cup as they failed to make it out of the group stages after losing against Italy, Uruguay and only managing to claim one point thanks to a draw after having locked horns with Costa Rica.
When that worldwide competition reached it’s end, England has attempted to revive their team spirit and morale by focusing on the upcoming major international tournament in the 2016 UEFA Euro’s which kicks off in June of 2016
Roy Hodgson is the manager of the English national team and things have started to take a turn for the better as the squad has claimed four successive victories in their journey of securing their qualification ticket. Read the rest of this entry »12.26.14
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