It looked like this was going to be Nigeria’s night. Enter Marcos Rojo! In the 85th minute, the Manchester United center back was in the penalty box to volley Mercado’s cross and put Argentina 2-1 up. Game over! As Maradona celebrated with profanity in the stands, the Nigerian’s dreams were shattered. Continue reading Coming first is not always rewarding
Do you not speak football fluently? Are you having trouble picking which games to watch in the group stage? Was France v Peru too boring for you? Or did you fall asleep halfway through Egypt v Uruguay? Do not worry, The Overhead Kick is here for you. Here’s our list of upcoming must-watch games from now until Tuesday the 26th. The list is in order of expected explosiveness.
Continue reading Russia 2018: Upcoming must-watch games
Croatia qualified for the Round of 16 of the World Cup in an impressive fashion today. Lionel Messi and his star-studded Argentina were dealt a salty 3-0 loss. After a 1-1 draw against Iceland, the Albiceleste’s fate is no longer in it’s own hands. Croatia have deservedly won their both their games. The footballing World seemed to be rocked by the result today but the Croatian victory will not come as a surprise to anybody who have been following this team. Continue reading Croatia beating Argentina is no upset
Did you happen to catch Mourinho’s World Cup prediction for the final? We have the whole scoop for you. Continue reading Mourinho’s crazy World Cup final prediction
Ronaldo’s magic vs the Salah-Mane-Firmino triumvirate. Continue reading Kiev 2018: Liverpool vs Madrid – Squad Comparison