Cristiano Ronaldo scores  Real Madrid’s second goal in the Fifa Club World Cup semi-final against Club America  in Yokohama. The goal was ruled out for offside before the decision was overturned with the use of  video technology. Photograph: Yuya Shino/EPA

Fifa’s new video review system is struggling to win supporters after the technology sparked controversy for the second straight match at the Club Wor(...)

France’s Karim Benzema (left) fights for the ball with Osman Chavez (centre) and Maynor Figueroa of Honduras during their fractious Group E encounter at the Beira Rio stadium in Porto Alegre. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

After both countries lost their opening matches Honduras and Ecuador face each other in Curitiba today with their World Cup futures on the line. In Gr(...)

Ecuadors  Segundo Castillo heads a ball during a training session at the Casa de la Seleccion (House of the National Team), in Quito, Ecuador. Photograph: José Jacome / EPA

Manager: Reinaldo Rueda Best finish: Second round (2006). World Cup record: Played 10, Won 4, Drawn 1, Lost 5. History Ecuador made(...)

Manager: Luis Fernando Suarez Best finish: Group stages (1982, 2010) World Cup record: P 9, W 0, D 3, L 6 History Quite a debut in (...)