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Brazilian captain Thiago Silva gave his country a 1-0 lead in their quarterfinals match against Colombia Friday with a goal off a corner kick. Silva struck early, scoring in the seventh minute. It was the first time Silva scored for Brazil while playing in his country. The goal also put Colombia at a deficit for […]
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Brazil defender Thiago Silva got his second yellow card of the World Cup on Friday. The booking came on a boneheaded play in the second half after Silva ran into Columbian goalkeeper David Ospina when Ospina was punting the ball downfield. Brazil is likely to defeat Columbia and advance to the next round, meaning Silva […]
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Brazil captain Thiago Silva opens the scoring in their quarter-final match against Colombia within just seven minutes of play and ran to the sideline to celebrate. Neymar, who seems to be running a little late for the celebration party comes running, but couldn’t hit the brakes and had to settle for some sort of crash landing.
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Thiago Silva scored to put Brazil up 1-0 in the seventh minute of Friday’s Round of 16 game against Columbia, and his team went on to win 2-1 to advance to the 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinal against Germany.
Unfortunately for Brazil, Silva won’t be available for that game after running into Colombian goalie David Ospina.
Though it was likely just a mental error on Silva’s...
Brazil will be without their captain and best defender for the semi-finals of the World Cup after he made a very boneheaded play in the quarterfinals against Colombia. Thiago Silva, who netted one of the two Brazil goals in the win on Friday, was booked after he intentionally interfered with Colombia’s goalie on a kick. […]
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Brazil’s Thiago Silva scored in the seventh minute against Colombia on Friday, giving Brazil an early 1-0 lead in the 2014 FIFA World Cup quarterfinals.
Teammates immediately huddled around Silva in celebration, then Neymar provided some brief entertainment.
The Brazilian forward came running all the way from the far side of the field to join his teammates. As he neared the pile...
I am not sure what was going on in Thiago Silva’s mind right here. With Neymar gone and also Silva, Brazil’s numbers are diminishing bit by bit. Not good for the hosting team.
In the second 2014 FIFA World Cup Quarter Finals, the Brazil National Team took on the Colombia National Team.
Both nations had played each other 17 times in the past, with the Brazilians winning fifteen, the Colombians two, and eight draws.
BRA (4-2-3-1): 12. Julio Cesar (GK); 23. Maicon, 3. Thiago Silva (C), 4. David Luiz, 6. Marcelo; 8. Paulinho, 5. Fernandinho...
Uriah Hall did what he needed to do against Thiago Silva to secure the win via unanimous decision Saturday night (29-28, 29-28, 30-27). However, while he won the fight it is safe to say that his big toe lost it. But what's a broken toe to one of these guys? @Internetican/TwitterJust the cost of doing business. Loading...
Thiago Silva and David Luiz scored two goals as the Brazilians powerfully battled through James‘ brilliant Colombia in a highly contested match.
The match which was filled with fouls and free-kicks saw star striker Neymar stretchered off towards the end of the match that remains a worry for the host nation.
Brazil dominated from the beginning of the match as Thiago Silva gave the...
Throughout the World Cup, we at 32 Flags will be giving you a complete recap of the action at the end of the day in our World Cup Roundup. Not only will we run down the biggest winners and losers, but the highlights and most talked about moments of each day and a look ahead to tomorrow.
1) Biggest Winner – Brazilian National Team
The team gets to avoid the wrath of the Brazilian...
Brazil 2-1 Colombia: David Luiz screamer sends hosts into the last four - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Brazil saw off a subdued Colombia in Fortaleza on Friday, with centre-back pair Thiago Silva and David Luiz getting the goals for the Selecao, with the latter’s long-range free-kick certainly one of the goals of the tournament.
Luiz, who completed his record-breaking...
Brazil persevered in a challenging match against Colombia to come out 2-1 winners, and to book a place in the semi-final of the World Cup against Germany.
Thiago Silva opened the scoring in the 7th minute after some poor defending in the box by Colombia. From then on, Brazil was in the ascendancy, but despite a David Luiz goal in the second half from a free kick, Colombia stormed...
With the news of Brazil star Neymar being out of the Cup due to a broken vertebra, it’s nice to lighten the mood and look back on this pretty funny video of Neymar totally busting his rear end after Thiago Silva’s goal vs Colombia in the 7th minute.
Neymar’s injury was sustained in the 87th minute of Brazil’s 2-1 win after Camila Zuniga delivered a flying kick to his back.
Who will play Germany in the semi-final? Will it be Brazil or Colombia? This promises to be an entertaining game featuring might versus muscle. Take your pick.
Where to watch -
The 4 PM EST/12 PM PST kick-off can be watched at -
• English language: ESPN and WatchESPN
• Spanish language: Univision, Univision Deportes Network and Univision online
• Portuguese language: ESPN...
Brazil’s Neymar grimaces in pain after a challenge by Colombia’s Juan Zuniga put the striker out of the World Cup. Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/ReutersBrazil’s bid to win a sixth World Cup has suffered a devastating blow after Neymar was ruled out of the rest of the tournament after fracturing a bone in his back during the quarter-final victory against Colombia.The Barcelona...