World Cup Match Preview – Argentina v. Netherlands

Match time: Wednesday July 9, 2014 (4 p.m. EST) Quick note on Brazil – Germany That was an unprecedented event. To put it in perspective, let’s take a look at one of Germany’s qualifying games: In September of 2012, Germany beat the Faroe Islands in qualifiers. The game was a “blowout” and ended 3-0. The…

World Cup Match Preview – Brazil vs Germany

Match time: Tuesday July 8th, 2014 (4 p.m. EST) There are four teams left in the World Cup. Four powerhouses of world football: Brazil, Argentina, Germany, and the Netherlands. Today, I am going to cover the match between Germany and Brazil. I have covered both teams in previous posts: Germany here and Brazil here. How they got…

World Cup Match Preview – USA vs Belgium

Match time: Tuesday July 1st, 2014 (4 p.m. EST) We are here! The Round of 16, where you win or you go home. So far, the US has not been able to progress beyond this stage, but the matchup is favorable and the US has been playing well enough to make a statement. We are coming…

Handicapping WWE’s Money in the Bank as the World Cup

This sunday is the WWE’s Money in the Bank event. The event will feature two ladder matches, one for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and one for a Money in the Bank briefcase, representing an open contract to challenge for the WWEWHC anytime, anyplace. These ladder matches always deliver, and they are a lot to…

World Cup Match Preview – USA vs Germany

Match time: Thursday June 26, 2014 (12 p.m. EST) What a great trip it has been so far. USA has managed to play through the touted “Group of Death” and now have a real chance for advancement into the next round. The Portugal game was a stunner, and the USMNT played well to fight back from…

Where Are They Now: The Cup from 2 Girls 1 Cup

As the World Cup rages on, we at Untied have decided to take a moment to remember one of Brazil’s exports, the brave and resilient cup from the 2007 fetish porn flick, 2 Girls 1 Cup. “A lot of people don’t know that the viral clip was just a small segment of the film Hungry…

Podcast: TV Talk, NHL Draft, Fire Phone

Steve Jacot and Marcello De Feo talk about Game of Thrones, the upcoming NHL and NBA drafts, the Amazon Fire phone, Apple’s share of the tablet market, and their expansive knowledge of the World Cup. You can listen to the episode by clicking on the player above, or right clicking and saving this link as an…

World Cup Match Preview – Brazil v. Mexico

Match time: Monday June 17, 2014 (3 p.m. EST) The first round of group games is complete and the first second-round game is between two winners from Group A. Brazil opened the tournament in front of a huge home crowd and had a little help on a soft penalty call from the ref. They did…

World Cup Match Preview – USA v. Ghana

Match time: Monday June 16, 2014 (6 p.m. EST) Ghana has been a thorn in the USMNT side for the last 2 World Cup appearances. The USA has been matched with them in the groups and has lost both games be a score of 2-1. The latest match was a heart-breaker with the second goal…

World Cup Match Preview – England v. Italy

Match time: Saturday June 14, 2014 (6 p.m. EST) The last time these teams met was in the quarterfinals of the 2012 European Championship.  The Italians dominated the game, but the English defense was very strong and it was decided on penalties.  The Italians prevailed 4-2, but this time around, there are very different teams…