Jonas Brock was born and raised in Munich, Germany. He is a loyal Bayern Munich supporter who has played the game of soccer since he was a young kid. Realizing that he will probably not become the next Lionel Messi he has found a love for writing and covering the beautiful game. He is currently a senior at Sonoma State University and will receive his BA in Psychology in December.
The second game of knockout round match-ups sees a very strong Colombian side go up against an Uruguay team that is swarmed with controversy. The Estadio de Maracana will host the South American sides as they get set to send each other home early. Preview, analysis and live streams for the game can be seen here.
A second half goal from Islam Slimani saw the African country make it through to the Round of 16, where they will face Germany. All the highlights, analysis and recap for the Group H showdown between Algeria and Russia can be seen here.
Portugal and Ghana will be fighting it out for their World Cup lives on the final day of Group G play. Cristiano Ronaldo is still battling towards full fitness and Portugal will need him to be at his best as the "Black Stars" are one of the most underrated teams in the tournament. Previews, analysis and live streams for the "Group of Death" matchup can all be seen here. Enjoy!
A ten man Ecuador held France to a 0-0 draw at the Maracana in Rio. It wasn't enough for Reinaldo Rueda's men though as they are sent home early. Recap, analysis and highlights for the Group E matchup can all be seen here.
Ecuador come into their final Group E matchup needing three points to have any chance of advancing into the Round of 16. Karim Benzema and France stand in their way though as they will be looking to secure 9 out of a possible 9 points. Previews, live streams and all the necessary info that you need for this vital showdown can be seen here.
Colombia were absolutely magnificent in their final Group C match beating Japan 4-1. The Japanese put up a fair fight but Jackson Martinez and James Rodriguez were influential in Colombia's third win in as many games. Recap and analysis for the Group C matchup can be seen here.