Striker Luis Suarez watched on agonizingly as Costa Rica beat his Uruguay side 3-1 in the shock of the tournament.
We take a look at the two phenomenal performances Robben and Alexis Sanchez put up, and ponder as to what they could bring to Old Trafford.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was covering Costa Rica World Cup Group stage match against Uruguay for French TV station TFI.
West Bromwich Albion's appointment of Alan Irvine could mean Derby County's pursuit of George Thorne is over.
Tony Blair has strongly rejected claims that the 2003 US-UK invasion of Iraq was to blame for the current crisis gripping the country, pointing the finger instead firmly at the Maliki government and the war in Syria.
"There is no actual milk," says Björk, surveying her fridge.
West Bromwich Albion fans have reacted to the surprise appointment of Alan Irvine.
Nineteen eighty-six was an eventful year for Dennis Hopper.
Signing Arjen Robben could instantly put Manchester United amongst the title challengers again next year.
A decent showing against Italy nevertheless saw England slip to a 2-1 defeat against the Euro 2012 runners up in their opening World Cup game.
If you are anything like me, you can split your life into two distinct times: the time before Super Hexagon existed, and the time afterwards.
There are reports in Italy that Sardinian entrepreneur Massimo Cellino is in London to try and cement Football League approval to buy Leeds United.
According to the head of Metz's youth academy, former protegee Miralem Pjanic will be at the centre of a summer bidding war.