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Photo: Messi celebrates his stunning winner against Iran (Getty Images)


The mercurial Lionel Messi provided the second match winner in as many games for Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2014. The Argentine captain curled a supreme effort into the far post beyond the despairing dive of Iran goalkeeper Alireza Haghighi to bag all three points for his country in a heartbreaker at Belo Horizonte.

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Photo: Klose pokes home the equalizer for Germany in their 2-2 draw with Ghana. The German striker is now tied on 15 goals with Ronaldo of Brazil (Getty Images)


Germany's old master in front of goal Miroslav Klose came off the bench to earn a point for Joachim Low's men against a spirited Ghana team in World Cup action today. Mario Gotze scored the first of four goals in the second half before Andre Ayew and skipper Asamoah Gyan put Ghana in front.

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Photo: German hat-trick hero Muller will be looking to be on the score-sheet again today. (Getty Images)


After an impressive opening 4-0 victory over the Portuguese, Germany will look to take charge of Group G when they take on Ghana. This is a make or break fixtures for the Ghanians as they lost 2-1 to the United States in their opening match of the World Cup.

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Photo: Messi scores against Bosnia in Argentina's 2-1 win (Getty Images)


South American giants and two time World Champions Argentina can take charge of Group F when they take on minnows Iran. The Irinians have shown that they are no push-overs as they eeked out a scoreless draw with reigning African Champions Nigeria in their opening fixture.

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Photo: Jorge Luis Pinto and Cesare Prandelli (Getty Images)


With England almost out of the World Cup after two consecutive losses, Italy and Costa Rica can book a place in the Round of 16 with victory in this fixture. The defensive rock of Italy will be looking to stop the blistering pace and craft of the Costa Rican attack led by Bryan Ruiz and young Joel Campbell.

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Photo: Memphis Depay scores the winner for the Netherlands against Australia (Getty Images)


The new Dutch sensation Memphis Depay has taken a big step towards international stardom after a sizzling performance in his first World Cup game against Australia. The 20 year old who has just completed his third season at PSV, showed the world why he is rated so highly in his home country.

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Photo: Sergio Ramos holds his head after Spain suffers 2-0 loss to Chile in the second game in the World Cup and are effectively eliminated from the competition.


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Photo: Thomas Muller celebrates his first goal against Portugal, the striker scored the first hat-trick of the competition in the game.


Germany's Thomas Muller bagged his first international hat-trick to lift Germany to a 4-0 victory over Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugalon another exciting day at the FIFA World Cup on Monday.. In a game full of excitement, it was the Die Mannschaft who came out on top with an impressive display and without their midfield maestro Bastian Schweinsteiger.

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With Argentina and Bosnia and Herzegovina favourites to advance from group Fin the FIFA World Cup, Ghana and the USA face off in a very crucial game with Argentina already on three points. Victory for either team will exert a lot of pressure on Bosnia and in their first ever World Cup it could be too much for them to handle.

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Photo: Ozil and Ronaldo (Getty Images)


The games are coming thick and fast in the FIFA World Cup and yet another big and exciting encounter on the cards. One of the hot favourites Germany will take on World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal team. This is a very important game for either team with matches against Ghana and the Unites States to come.