It is time for another recap of The Week in Sport with this week’s highlights including Sebastien Vettel kicking off the new Formula One season with victory at the Australian Grand Prix and much more.
Among the highlights in this week’s round-up of The Week in Sport are Man United and Liverpool sharing the spoils at Old Trafford, while Green Bay Packers edged out Dallas Cowboys in a thrilling play-off.
Ireland have made an unbeaten start to their World Cup qualifying campaign, but the Boys in Green face their toughest challenge yet with a trip to Austria.
Real Madrid have signed World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from French side Monaco for a fee of around €80m.
We have seen some great talent in Brazil, some of the world’s best showing us what they can do as well as the emergence of new young talent. Who was the best of the best? Check out my best XI of the 2014 World Cup.
Mario Gotze was the hero as Germany lifted the World Cup for a fourth time, after a 1-0 extra time victory over Argentina at the Maracana.
We started off with 32 teams and now we are down to two. Only one nation will leave the Maracana as world champions but will Germany walk away with their fourth World Cup or will Argentina reign over the world for the first time in 28 years?
The Netherlands take home the bronze medal after a 3-0 win over Brazil in the 3rd place play-off, while the hosts were booed off by the disappointed home nation.
It’s not the ideal situation for Brazil and The Netherlands but one of these nation’s will be crowned the world’s third best team. Will Louis Van Gaal sign off with a win or will Brazil bounce back from their German humiliation?
Germany and Argentina will contest the 2014 World Cup final, after Argentina dumped out The Netherlands on penalties while Germany broke records as they annihilated Brazil.