Section 1: Hiddink aims to upset Italy again
Posted by Soccer America on Jun. 25, 4:09 p.m.
By Paul Kennedy
Can Guus Hiddink do it again?
Four years ago, World Cup 2002 co-host South Korea, coached by Hiddink, beat Italy, 2-1, in overtime in the round of 16.
This time, Hiddink leads Australia against Italy Monday in the round of 16 in Kaiserslautern.
"It's difficult to compare these two games," ...
MAHONEY: El Pato stymies El Tri
Posted by Soccer America on Jun. 25, 1:44 a.m.
By Ridge Mahoney
The incredible dipping shot that Maxi Rodriguez drilled over Mexican goalkeeper Oswaldo Sanchezin extra time decided the tense round-of-16 match for Argentina, yet the match was truly won at the other end of the field.
Stuck in glide mode for much of ...