World Cup 2014 Preview
The Group Stages
Group D is one of the tougher groups to call. It contains three teams that are well capable of making the last eight in the finals at least. Even Costa Rica, seen as the minnows of the four, were very consistent in qualifying and will provide tough opposition for anyone in Brazil.
Uruguay, Costa Rica, England, Italy
Preview of the Champions League semi-finals
Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – Tuesday, 7:45pm (Irish time)
Atletico Madrid, this seasons surprise package – both in La Liga and on the continent – welcome Chelsea to the Vicente Calderon on Tuesday night. Chelsea come into this game on the back of their first ever league defeat at Stamford Bridge under Mourinho. That defeat came on Saturday against the team rooted to the bottom of the table, Sunderland. Atletico Madrid beat relegation-threatened Elche 2-0 on Friday night in La Liga. More…