Group C

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Giorgos Samaras of Greece celebrates scoring his team’s second goal against the  Ivory Coast. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Greece 2 Ivory Coast 1 Greece stubbornly refuse to enter the spirit of this liberating World Cup or give up their place in it. Water-tight, compact an(...)

Cristian Zapata (right) of Colombia has settled into a sound defensive partnership with captain Mario Yepes. Photograph: EPA

The sun could rise again for Japan at the World Cup if they upset Colombia at the Pantanal arena today although they will also need the result of the (...)

Greece and Ivory Coast are both appearing at their third World Cup and neither has ever reached the second round, but that could change today when the(...)

Ibrahim Toure,  the younger brother of the Ivory Coast pair Kolo and Yaya Toure,  died in Manchester aged 28. He had been diagnosed with cancer. Photograph: Talal Salman/Reuters

Yaya and Kolo Toure have decided to stay with the Ivory Coast squad in Brazil following the death of their brother, a team spokesman has confirmed.Ibr(...)

Yaya Toure shields the ball from Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez during the Ivory Coast’s 2-1 World Cup Group C defeat, just hours before learning of the death of his brother, Ibrahim.

Manchester City have led the tributes to Ibrahim Toure, the younger brother of Kolo and Yaya Toure, who has died at the age of 28.His death was announ(...)

James Rodriguez of Colombia scores his team’s first goal   past goalkeeper Boubacar Barry of the Ivory Coast   at Estadio Nacional  in Brasilia, Brazil. Photogrpah:  Adam Pretty/Getty Images

Colombia 2 Ivory Coast 1José Pékerman continues to preach the importance of remaining calm buy try telling that to a stadium full of Colombia supporte(...)

 Gervinho, left, celebrates with  Didier Drogba and other Ivory Coast players after scoring their second goal during the Group C match against Japan at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil. Photograph:  Ruben Sprich/Reuters

Ivory Coast 2 Japan 1Didier Drogba came off the bench to again show his inspirational qualities as the Ivory Coast recovered to beat Japan on Saturday(...)

Colombia’s Teofilo Gutierrez (left) celebrates with teammates Pablo Armero and Victor Ibarbo (right) after scoring the second  against Greece at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte. Photograph: Leonhard Foeger / Reuters

Colombia 3 Greece 0 Being hard to beat is all well and good in the qualifiers but come tournament time the currency is goals and against Colombia in B(...)

Falcao’s Monaco team mate James Rodriquez carries Colombian hopes in the absence of ’El Tigre’

Colombia face Greece in Belo Horizonte on Saturday night with both sides having legitimate hopes of progressing from arguably the tournament’s weakest(...)

Colombia’s James Rodriguez (10) and team-mates celebrate after he scored the opener  against Jordan  in Buenos Aires/ Photograph: Enrique Marcarian / Reuters

Colombia converted two penalties in a 3-0 win over Jordan in a World Cup warmup on Friday but are sweating on a fitness report for injured midfielder (...)

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