The crumbs of comfort are not easy to find for South America in this World Cup nor in the future.
One of the world’s best midfielders had a tough upbringing in war-torn Croatia. Nick Bidwell on the life of Luka Modric.
In his latest piece, Brian Glanville discusses Loftus-Cheek, Wilshere and Tommy Lawton.
In Tim Vickery's latest piece he looks at why South American sides did so poorly at the tournament.
Brian Glanville discusses England's chances against Sweden in his latest piece.
The production line of young talent has slowed down in the South American country.
Glanville looks at England, Wilshere and the state of play at the World Cup in this piece.
Uruguay face Russia later today and a change of formation could help Uruguay, writes Tim Vickery.
Germany have to put their shocking loss to Mexico behind them if they are to progress.
The likes of Lookman and Deulofeu are few and far between