30 June, 2014

Today 20 years ago: Bulgaria 2-0 Argentina.

1-0 Stoichkov 61', 2-0 Sirakov 90'. Ref: Jouini (Tunisien) 5,75. Sent off: 67' Tzvetanov. Att: 63.998 (Dallas, Cotton Bowl). 

Bulgarien: Mikhailov 6,75 — Kremenljev 6,00, Ivanov 6,00, Houbtchev 6,00, Tzvetanov 5,50Jankov 6,75, Letchkov 6,25 (77' Borimirov), Sirakov 6,50, Balakov 6,50 — Stoichkov 6,50, Kostadinov 6,50 (74' Kiriakov). = average: 6,30 [good]


Argentina: Islas 5,50 — H. Díaz 5,25, Cáceres 6,00, Ruggeri 5,25, Chamot 6,25 — Simeone 5,50, Redondo 6,25, Leonardo Rodriguez 5,00 (67' Medina Bello), Balbo 5,50 — Caniggia (26' Ortega 5,25), Batistuta 5,25. = average: 5,55 [failing]

Player ratings Costa Rica 1-1 Greece [5-3 pen.]

1-0 52' Bryan Ruiz l. (Christian Bolaños), 1-1 90' Sokratis Papastathopoulos r.  Penalties: Celso Borges +, Kostas Mitroglou + ; Bryan Ruiz +, Lazaros Christodoulopoulos + ; Giancarlo González +, José Holebas + ; Joel Campbell +, Theofanis Gekas - ; Michael Umaña +.
Ref: Ben Williams (Australia) 5,40. Sent off: 66' Óscar Duarte. Att: 41.242 (Pernambuco, Recife).


Costa Rica: Keylor Navas 8,18 - Giancarlo González 6,36, Michael Umaña 6,35, Óscar Duarte 4,78, Júnior Díaz 5,91, Cristian Gamboa 5,99 (77' Johnny Acosta 5,85), Celso Borges 5,98, Christian Bolaños 6,24 (83' Randall Brenes), Yeltsin Tejeda 5,62 (66' José Cubero 5,89), Joel Campbell 6,16, Bryan Ruiz 6,78. - coach: Jorge Pinto 6,94. = average: 6,16 [solid]
 

Greece: Orestis Karnezis 5,71 - Kostas Manolas 6,14, Vasilios Torosidis 5,60, Sokratis Papastathopoulos 6,91, José Holebas 6,74, Ioannis Maniatis 5,62 (78' Kostas Katsouranis 5,92), Giorgios Karagounis 5,97, Andreas Samaris 5,31 (58' Kostas Mitroglou 5,69), Georgios Samaras 5,95, Dimitrios Salpingidis 5,48 (69' Theofanis Gekas 5,39), Lazaros Christodoulopoulos 6,38. - coach: Fernando Santos 5,69. = average: 5,90 [vulnerable]

29 June, 2014

Player ratings Holland 2-1 Mexico.

0-1 48' Giovani Dos Santos l., 1-1 88' Wesley Sneijder r. (Klaas Jan Huntelaar), 2-1 90' Klaas Jan Huntelaar penalty (Arjen Robben). Ref: Pedro Proença (Portugal) 6,00. Att: 58.817 (Castelão, Fortaleza).

Holland: Jasper Cillessen 5,89 -  Ron Vlaar 5,47, Stefan de Vrij 5,87, Daley Blind 5,66, Paul Verhaegh 5,29 (56' Memphis Depay 6,08), Nigel de Jong (9' Bruno Martins Indi 5,44), Wesley Sneijder 6,46, Georginio Wijnaldum 5,74, Robin van Persie 5,07 (76' Klaas Jan Huntelaar 6,89), Arjen Robben 7,13, Dirk Kuyt 6,29. - coach: Louis van Gaal 6,70. = average: 5,94 [vulnerable]
 

Mexico: Guillermo Ochoa 7,35 - Maza Rodríguez 6,16, Carlos Salcido 6,00, Rafael Márquez 5,60, Héctor Moreno 5,88 (46' Diego Reyes 5,77), Paul Aguilar 5,91, Héctor Herrera 6,66, Miguel Layún 6,14, Andrés Guardado 6,09, Giovani Dos Santos 6,74 (61' Javier Aquino 5,84), Oribe Peralta 6,18 (75' Javier Hernández 5,37). - coach: Miguel Herrera 6,56. = average: 6,12 [satisfactory]

Player ratings Colombia 2-0 Uruguay.

1-0 28' James Rodríguez l. (Abel Aguilar), 2-0 50' James Rodríguez r. (Juan Cuadrado). Ref: Björn Kuipers (Holland) 6,14. Att: 73.804 (Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro).

Colombia: David Ospina 7,30 - Cristián Zapata 6,67, Mario Yepes 6,64, Pablo Armero 7,08, Juan Zúñiga 6,61, Carlos Sánchez 6,52, Abel Aguilar 6,70, James Rodríguez 8,25 (85' Adrián Ramos), Juan Cuadrado 7,07 (81' Fredy Guarín), Teófilo Gutiérrez 5,90 (68' Alexander Mejia 5,91), Jackson Martínez 6,06. - coach: José Pekerman 7,36. = average: 6,73 [superiour]
 

Uruguay: Fernando Muslera 5,83 - Diego Godín 5,89, José Giménez 5,42, Maxi Pereira 5,75, Martín Cáceres 5,75, Álvaro Pereira 5,18 (53' Gastón Ramírez 5,51), Cristian "Cebolla" Rodríguez 6,16, Egidio Arévalo Ríos 6,07, Álvaro González 5,66 (67' Abel Hernández 5,51), Diego Forlán 4,56 (53' Christian Stuani 5,83), Edinson Cavani 5,78. - coach: Óscar Washington Tabárez 5,36. = average: 5,64 [failing]

Player ratings Brazil 2-2 Chile [3-2 pen]

1-0 18' David Luiz l. (Thiago Silva), 1-1 32' Alexis Sánchez r. (Eduardo Vargas). Penalties: David Luiz +, Mauricio Pinilla - ; Willian -, Alexis Sánchez - ; Marcelo +, Charles Aránguiz + ; Hulk -, Marcelo Díaz + ; Neymar +, Gonzalo Jara -. Ref: Howard Webb (England) 6,53. Att: 57.714 (Mineirão, Belo Horizonte).

Brazil: Júlio César 7,82 - Dani Alves 5,71, Thiago Silva 6,25, David Luiz 6,49, Marcelo 5,74, Fernandinho 5,48 (72' Ramires 5,53), Oscar 4,92 (106' Willian), Luiz Gustavo 5,68, Hulk 6,09, Fred 4,76 (64' Jô 4,89), Neymar 6,54. - coach: Luiz Felipe Scolari 5,71. = average: 5,84 [mediocre]
 

Chile: Claudio Bravo 7,25 - Eugenio Mena 5,93, Mauricio Isla 5,99, Gary Medel 6,75 (108' José Rojas), Gonzalo Jara 5,67, Francisco Silva 5,95, Arturo Vidal 6,21 (87' Mauricio Pinilla 5,96), Charles Aránguiz 6,47, Marcelo Díaz 6,21, Alexis Sánchez 6,86, Eduardo Vargas 5,84 (57' Felipe Gutiérrez 5,86). - coach: Jorge Sampaoli 6,79. = average: 6,23 [solid]



Avaliação dos jogadores que participaram do jogo Brasil 1 x 1 Chile.
Libreta de calificaciones Brasil 1-1 Chile.

28 June, 2014

Average ratings Chile after three matches.

6,87 Alexis Sánchez (3 rated appearances)
6,70 Jorge Sampaoli
6,57 Charles Aránguiz (3)
6,46 Claudio Bravo (3)
6,33 Arturo Vidal (2)
6,25 Marcelo Díaz (3)
6,18 Eugenio Mena (3)
6,15 Gary Medel (3)
6,12 Gonzalo Jara (3)
6,11 Mauricio Isla, Eduardo Vargas (3)
6,08 Francisco Silva (2)
6,05 Jorge Valdivia (2)
6,00 Jean Beausejour (2)
5,88 Felipe Gutiérrez (3)

European nations' average points in World Cups & Euros, 2000-2014.

Minimum seven matches played.

69,30% Spain
67,74% Holland
66,67% Germany
57,66% Portugal
56,67% Belgium
53,70% Italy
51,85% Czech Republic
51,19% England
47,47% France
45,83% Turkey, Switzerland
42,11% Croatia
41,67% Ukraine
38,60% Greece
38,10% Sweden
37,25% Russia
35,29% Denmark
28,57% Romania, Ireland
27,27% Poland
23,33% Serbia
22,22% Slovenia

Average ratings Costa Rica after three matches.

7,33 Jorge Pinto
6,76 Keylor Navas (3 rated appearances)
6,68 Bryan Ruiz (3)
6,67 Joel Campbell (3)
6,61 Christian Bolaños (3)
6,50 Giancarlo González (3)
6,47 Michael Umaña (2)
6,39 Óscar Duarte (3)
6,32 Celso Borges (3)
6,31 Júnior Díaz (3)
6,25 Cristian Gamboa (3)
6,22 Yeltsin Tejeda (3)
6,12 José Cubero (2)
6,11 Marcos Ureña (3)

One rated appearance: 5,73 Roy Miller, 5,21 Randall Brenes.



Libreta de calificaciones de Costa Rica en la primera fase del Mundial.

Average ratings Colombia after three matches.

7,47 James Rodríguez (3 rated appearances)
6,99 Juan Cuadrado (3)
6,84 José Pekerman
6,56 Mario Yepes (2)
6,31 Pablo Armero (3), Carlos Sánchez
6,28 Juan Quintero (2)
6,24 David Ospina (3)
6,14 Abel Aguilar, Teófilo Gutiérrez (2)
6,09 Cristián Zapata (2)
6,04 Juan Zúñiga (2)
5,94 Alexander Mejia, Santiago Arias (2)
5,89 Víctor Ibarbo (2)

One rated appearance: 7,47 Jackson Martínez, 6,34 Adrián Ramos, 6,22 Faryd Mondragón, 5,92 Carlos Carbonero, 5,84 Fredy Guarín, 5,82 Eder Balanta, 5,34 Carlos Valdés

27 June, 2014

Average ratings England in the World Cup.

6,17 Daniel Sturridge (3)
6,04 Wayne Rooney (3)
6,02 Raheem Sterling (3)
5,96 Glen Johnson (2)
5,87 Ross Barkley (3)
5,86 Jordan Henderson (2)
5,74 Jack Wilshere (2)
5,63 Joe Hart (2)
5,60 Phil Jagielka (2)
5,53 Adam Lallana, Danny Welbeck (2)
5,51 Steven Gerrard (3)
5,50 Gary Cahill (3)
5,36 Leighton Baines (2)
5,30 Roy Hodgson

One rated appearance: 6,62 Ben Foster, 6,12 Frank Lampard, 5,90 Luke Shaw, 5,68 Chris Smalling, 5,62 Phil Jones, 5,52 James Milner.

Average ratings Argentina after three matches.

7,18 Lionel Messi (3 rated appearances)
6,51 Ángel Di María (3)
6,18 Sergio Romero (3)
6,16 Javier Mascherano (3)
6,11 Marcos Rojo (3)
5,95 Ezequiel Garay (3)
5,90 Alejandro Sabella
5,83 Fernando Gago (3)
5,70 Pablo Zabaleta (3)
5,55 Federico Fernández (3)
5,52 Pablo Zabaleta (3)
5,50 Gonzalo Higuaí­n (3)
5,25 Kun Agüero (3)

One rated appearance: 6,22 Ezequiel Lavezzi, 5,72 Hugo Campagnaro, 5,58 Ricardo Álvarez, 5,24 Maxi Rodriguez.

Player ratings South Korea 0-1 Belgium.

0-1 78' Jan Vertonghen l. Ref: Ben Williams (Australia) 6,17. Sent off: 45' Steven Defour. Att: 61.397 (Itaquerão, São Paulo).

South Korea: Seung-Gyu Kim 5,59 - Suk-Young Yun 5,54, Young-Gwon Kim 5,74, Yong Lee 5,81, Jeong-Ho Hong 5,83, Ja-Cheol Koo 5,81, Kook-Young Han 5,42 (46' Keun-Ho Lee 5,71), Sung-Yueng Ki 6,38, Chung-Yong Lee 5,71, Heung-Min Son 5,28 (73' Dong-Won Ji 5,50), Shin-Wook Kim 5,39 (66' Bo-Kyung Kim 5,50). - coach: Myung-Bo Hong 5,42. = average: 5,66 [disappointing]
 

Belgium: Thibaut Courtois 6,83 - Jan Vertonghen 7,00, Daniel van Buyten 6,43, Nicolas Lombaerts 5,93, Anthony vanden Borre 6,16, Marouane Fellaini 6,18, Kevin Mirallas 6,10 (88' Eden Hazard), Steven Defour 4,23, Moussa Dembélé 5,73, Adnan Januzaj 5,45 (60' Divock Origi 6,71), Dries Mertens 5,92 (60' Nacer Chadli 5,93). - coach: Marc Wilmots 6,81. = average: 6,05 [satisfactory]

Player ratings Portugal 2-1 Ghana.

1-0 31' og John Boye, 1-1 57' Asamoah Gyan h. (Kwadwo Asamoah), 2-1 80' Cristiano Ronaldo l. Ref: Nawaf Shukralla (Bahrain) 6,14. Att: 67.540 (Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha, Brasília).

Portugal: Beto 5,95 (89' Eduardo) - Bruno Alves 5,62, Pepe 5,82, João Pereira 5,45 (61' Varela 5,79), Miguel Veloso 5,95, William Carvalho 5,95, João Moutinho 6,12, Nani 5,66, Ruben Amorim 5,91, Cristiano Ronaldo 6,70, Éder 5,00 (69' Vieirinha 6,00). - coach: Paulo Bento 6,20. = average: 5,84 [mediocre]
 

Ghana: Fatawu Dauda 5,99 - Jonathan Mensah 5,53, John Boye 4,78, Harrison Afful 5,41, Christian Atsu 6,16, Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu 5,78, André Ayew 5,91 (81' Wakaso Mubarak), Mohammed Rabiu 5,82 (76' Afriyie Acquah), Kwadwo Asamoah 6,28, Asamoah Gyan 6,70, Abdul Waris 5,03 (71' Jordan Ayew 5,49). - coach: Kwasi Appiah 5,80. = average: 5,74 [disappointing]

Player ratings Algeria 1-1 Russia.

0-1 6' Aleksandr Kokorin h. (Dmitriy Kombarov), 1-1 60' Islam Slimani h. (Yacine Brahimi). Ref: Cüneyt Çakır (Turkey) 6,32. Att: 39.311 (Arena da Baixada, Curitiba).

Algeria: Raïs M'Bolhi 6,65 - Essaïd Belkalem 6,18, Rafik Halliche 5,91, Carl Medjani 6,19, Aïssa Mandi 6,01, Djamel Mesbah 5,91, Sofiane Féghouli 6,68, Yacine Brahimi 6,58 (71' Hassan Yebda 6,19), Nabil Bentaleb 6,08, Islam Slimani 6,88 (90' El Arbi Soudani), Abdelmoumen Djabou 6,45 (77' Nabil Ghilas 6,30). - coach: Vahid Halilhodžić 6,88. = average: 6,31 [good]
 

Russia: Igor Akinfeev 4,31 - Aleksey Kozlov 5,48, Sergey Ignashevich 5,81, Vasiliy Berezutskiy 5,45, Dmitriy Kombarov 6,15, Denis Glushakov 5,73 (46' Igor Denisov 5,34), Oleg Shatov 6,08 (67' Alan Dzagoev 5,14), Viktor Fayzulin 5,87, Aleksandr Kokorin 6,41, Aleksandr Kerzhakov 5,61 (81' Maksim Kanunnikov), Aleksandr Samedov 5,68. - coach: Fabio Capello 5,38. = average: 5,62 [failing]

Player ratings USA 0-1 Germany.

0-1 55' Thomas Müller r. Ref: Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan) 5,64. Att: 41.876 (Pernambuco, Recife).

USA: Tim Howard 6,38 - Omar González 6,03, Matt Besler 5,94, Fabian Johnson 5,86, Michael Bradley 5,97, DaMarcus Beasley 5,79, Clint Dempsey 5,19, Jermaine Jones 5,78, Brad Davis 5,33 (59' Alejandro Bedoya 5,41), Kyle Beckerman 5,97, Graham Zusi 5,86 (84' DeAndre Yedlin). - coach: Jürgen Klinsmann 6,17. = average: 5,79 [mediocre]


Germany: Manuel Neuer 6,03 - Benedikt Höwedes 5,86, Mats Hummels 6,31, Philipp Lahm 6,47, Per Mertesacker 6,39, Jérôme Boateng 6,11, Bastian Schweinsteiger 6,61 (76' Mario Götze), Mesut Özil 6,08 (89' André Schürrle), Lukas Podolski 5,56 (46' Miroslav Klose 5,88), Thomas Müller 7,17, Toni Kroos 6,14. - coach: Joachim Löw 6,57. = average: 6,22 [solid]

26 June, 2014

Today 24 years ago: Yugoslavia 2-1 Spain [aet]

1-0 Stojković 77', 1-1 Salinas 83', 2-1 Stojković 92'. Ref: Schmidhuber (West Germany) 6,25. Att: 20-25.000 (officially 35.500; Verona, Stadio Bentegodi). 
Yugoslavia: Ivković 5,40 — Spasić 6,20, Hadžibegić 6,20, Jozić 6,20, D. Brnović 6,00 — Sušić 6,60, Stojković 7,50, Katanec 6,10 (80' Vulić 5,80), Šabanadzović 6,00 — Pančev 5,30 (57' Savićević 6,50), Zlatko Vujović 6,20. = average: 6,15 [solid]
Spain: Zubizarreta 6,30 — Chendo 6,00, Villaroya 6,30, Gorriz 5,70, Andrinúa 5,90 (49' Jiménez 5,60) — Sanchís 6,00, Roberto 6,40, Martín Vázquez 6,90, Butragueño 4,80 (80' Rafa Paz 5,80) — Míchel 5,50, Julio Salinas 5,80. = average: 5,97 [acceptable]

Player ratings Honduras 0-3 Switzerland.

0-2 6' Xherdan Shaqiri l., 0-2 31' Xherdan Shaqiri l. (Josip Drmić), 0-3 71' Xherdan Shaqiri l. (Josip Drmić). Ref: Néstor Pitana (Argentina) 5,88. Att: 40.322 (Amazônia, Manaus).

Honduras: Noel Valladares 5,64 - Maynor Figueroa 5,34, Victor Bernárdez 5,11, Juan García 5,48, Brayan Beckeles 5,15, Wilson Palacios 5,81, Oscar Boniek García 5,63 (77' Andy Najar), Roger Espinoza 5,36 (46' Marvin Chávez 6,26), Jorge Claros 5,34, Jerry Bengtson 5,73, Carlo Costly 5,59 (40' Jerry Palacios 5,97). - coach: Luis Suárez 5,58. = average: 5,57 [failing]
 

Switzerland: Diego Benaglio 6,32 - Stephan Lichtsteiner 6,21, Ricardo Rodríguez 6,46, Johan Djourou 5,73, Fabian Schär 6,18, Gökhan Inler 6,31, Granit Xhaka 5,94 (77' Michael Lang), Valon Behrami 6,34, Xherdan Shaqiri 7,93 (87' Blerim Dzemaili), Admir Mehmedi 6,08, Josip Drmić 7,12 (73' Haris Seferović 5,83). - coach: Ottmar Hitzfeld 6,69. = average: 6,37 [strong]

Player ratings Ecuador 0-0 France.

Ref: Noumandiez Doue (Ivory Coast) 5,63. Sent off: 50' Antonio Valencia. Att: 73.749 (Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro).

Ecuador: Alexander Domínguez 7,12 - Jorge Guagua 5,90, Frickson Erazo 5,74, Juan Paredes 5,87, Christian Noboa 5,89 (89' Felipe Caicedo), Jefferson Montero 5,56 (63' Renato Ibarra 6,16), Walter Ayoví 5,58, Enner Valencia 6,27, Oswaldo Minda 5,74, Michael Arroyo 5,49 (82' Gabriel Achilier), Antonio Valencia 4,36. - coach: Reinaldo Rueda 5,51. = average: 5,81 [mediocre]
 

France: Hugo Lloris 6,30 - Mamadou Sakho 5,56 (61' Raphaël Varane 5,90), Bacary Sagna 6,24, Lucas Digne 5,96, Laurent Koscielny 6,05, Blaise Matuidi 5,96 (67' Olivier Giroud 5,81), Moussa Sissoko 5,78, Paul Pogba 6,55, Morgan Schneiderlin 5,96, Karim Benzema 5,87, Antoine Griezmann 6,18 (79' Loïc Rémy). - coach: Didier Deschamps 6,16. = average: 6,01 [acceptable]

25 June, 2014

Player ratings Bosnia 3-1 Iran.

1-0 23' Edin Džeko l. (Miralem Pjanić), 2-0 59' Miralem Pjanić l. (Tino-Sven Sušić), 2-1 82' Reza Ghoochannejhad r. (Javad Nekounam), 3-1 83' Avdija Vršajević r. (Sejad Salihović). Ref: Carlos Velasco Carballo (Spain) 6,17. Att: 48.011 (Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador).

Bosnia: Asmir Begović 6,24 - Emir Spahić 6,04, Sead Kolašinac 6,01, Muhamed Bešić 6,14, Toni Šunjić 5,99, Avdija Vršajević 6,51, Miralem Pjanić 7,03, Tino-Sven Sušić 6,19 (79' Sejad Salihović), Anel Hadžić 5,75 (61' Ognjen Vranješ 5,85), Vedad Ibišević 5,62, Edin Džeko 7,08 (84' Edin Višća). - coach: Safet Sušić 6,78. = average: 6,20 [solid]
 

Iran: Alireza Haghighi 5,62 - Jalal Hosseini 5,09, Amir-Hossein Sadeghi 5,18, Mehrdad Pouladi 5,36, Ehsan Hajsafi 5,38 (63' Alireza Jahanbakhsh 5,67), Javad Nekounam 5,66, Andranik Teymourian 5,52, Pejman Montazeri 5,20, Masoud Shojaei 5,51 (46' Khosro Heydari 5,35), Reza Ghoochannejhad 6,20, Ashkan Dejagah 5,61 (68' Karim Ansarifard 5,40). - coach: Carlos Queiroz 5,39. = average: 5,48 [poor]

Player ratings Nigeria 2-3 Argentina.

0-1 3' Lionel Messi l., 1-1 4' Ahmed Musa r., 1-2 45' Lionel Messi freekick, 2-2 47' Ahmed Musa r. (Emmanuel Emenike), 2-3 50' Marcos Rojo r. (Ezequiel Lavezzi). Ref: Nicola Rizzoli (Italy) 6,80. Att: 43.285 (Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre).

Nigeria: Vincent Enyeama 6,38 - Joseph Yobo 5,66, Efe Ambrose 5,84, Juwon Oshaniwa 5,56, Kenneth Omeruo 5,66, John Mikel 5,57, Ogenyi Onazi 5,74, Ahmed Musa 7,44, Peter Odemwingie 5,68 (80' Uche Nwofor), Emmanuel Emenike 6,06, Michel Babatunde 5,58 (66' Michael Uchebo 5,56). - coach: Stephen Keshi 5,76. = average: 5,89 [vulnerable]
 

Argentina: Sergio Romero 5,71 - Ezequiel Garay 5,87, Marcos Rojo 6,51, Federico Fernández 5,32, Pablo Zabaleta 5,38, Fernando Gago 5,89, Ángel Di María 7,13, Javier Mascherano 6,48, Gonzalo Higuaí­n 5,43 (90' Lucas Biglia), Lionel Messi 8,01 (63' Ricardo Álvarez 5,64), Kun Agüero 5,34 (38' Ezequiel Lavezzi 6,29). - coach: Alejandro Sabella 6,48. = average: 6,08 [satisfactory]


Libreta de calificaciones Nigeria 2-3 Argentina.
Avaliação dos jogadores que participaram do jogo Nigéria 2 x 3 Argentina.

Player ratings Japan 1-4 Colombia.

0-1 17' Juan Cuadrado penalty (Adrián Ramos), 1-1 45' Shinji Okazaki h. (Keisuke Honda), 1-2 55' Jackson Martínez l. (James Rodríguez), 1-3 82' Jackson Martínez l. (James Rodríguez), 1-4 90' James Rodríguez l. (Adrián Ramos). Ref: Pedro Proença (Portugal) 6,38. Att: 40.340 (Pantanal, Cuiabá).

Japan: Eiji Kawashima 5,54 - Atsuto Uchida 5,96, Yuto Nagatomo 5,71, Maya Yoshida 5,29, Keisuke Honda 6,18, Shinji Kagawa 5,71 (85' Hiroshi Kiyotake), Toshihiro Aoyama 5,43 (62' Hotaru Yamaguchi 5,52), Yasuyuki Konno 4,75, Makoto Hasebe 5,86, Shinji Okazaki 6,32 (69' Yoichiro Kakitani 5,40), Yoshito Okubo 5,32. - coach: Alberto Zaccheroni 5,38. = average: 5,61 [failing]
 

Colombia: David Ospina 6,07 (85' Faryd Mondragón 6,30) - Santiago Arias 6,18, Pablo Armero 6,07, Eder Balanta 5,77, Carlos Valdés 5,43, Juan Cuadrado 6,65 (46' Carlos Carbonero 5,92), Fredy Guarín 5,86, Alexander Mejia 5,93, Juan Quintero 5,39 (46' James Rodríguez 7,73), Adrián Ramos 6,25, Jackson Martínez 7,57. - coach: José Pekerman 6,72. = average: 6,22 [solid]

Player ratings Greece 2-1 Ivory Coast.

1-0 42' Andreas Samaris r. (Georgios Samaras), 1-1 74' Wilfried Bony r. (Gervinho), 2-1 90' Georgios Samaras penalty. Ref: Carlos Vera (Ecuador) 6,30. Att: 59.095 (Castelão, Fortaleza).

Greece: Orestis Karnezis 5,82 (24' Panagiotis Glykos 6,02) - Kostas Manolas 6,36, Vasilios Torosidis 6,13, Sokratis Papastathopoulos 6,22, José Holebas 6,59, Ioannis Maniatis 6,02, Panagiotis Giorgios Kone (12' Andreas Samaris 6,91), Giorgios Karagounis 6,68 (78' Theofanis Gekas), Georgios Samaras 7,08, Dimitrios Salpingidis 6,30, Lazaros Christodoulopoulos 6,39. - coach: Fernando Santos 7,00. = average: 6,38 [strong]
 

Ivory Coast: Boubacar Barry 6,11 - Arthur Boka 5,54, Kolo Touré 5,57, Serge Aurier 5,91, Souleymane Bamba 5,35, Cheick Tioté 4,94 (61' Wilfried Bony 6,29), Yaya Touré 6,11, Serey Die 5,60, Salomon Kalou 5,52, Gervinho 6,30 (83' Giovanni Sio), Didier Drogba 5,38 (79' Ismaël Diomande). - coach: Sabri Lamouchi 5,38. = average: 5,72 [disappointing]

Player ratings Costa Rica 0-0 England.

Ref: Jamel Haimoudi (Algeria) 5,57. Att: 57.823 (Mineirão, Belo Horizonte).

Costa Rica: Keylor Navas 6,63 - Giancarlo González 6,26, Óscar Duarte 5,78, Júnior Díaz 6,06, Cristian Gamboa 6,10, Roy Miller 5,73, Celso Borges 6,16 (78' Michael Barrantes), Yeltsin Tejeda 5,79, Joel Campbell 5,59 (65' Marcos Ureña 5,46), Bryan Ruiz 6,59, Randall Brenes 5,21 (59' Christian Bolaños 5,88). - coach: Jorge Pinto 6,93. = average: 5,94 [vulnerable]
 

England: Ben Foster 6,62 - Gary Cahill 5,99, Chris Smalling 5,68, Phil Jones 5,62, Luke Shaw 5,90, Jack Wilshere 5,84 (73' Steven Gerrard 5,57), Frank Lampard 6,12, James Milner 5,52 (76' Wayne Rooney 5,68), Adam Lallana 5,31 (62' Raheem Sterling 5,87), Ross Barkley 5,86, Daniel Sturridge 5,90. - coach: Roy Hodgson 5,07. = average: 5,82 [mediocre]

24 June, 2014

Preliminary player ratings Italy 0-1 Uruguay.

0-1 81' Diego Godín h. (Gastón Ramírez). Ref: Marco Rodríguez (Mexico) 3,91. Sent off: 59' Claudio Marchisio. Att: 39.706 (Arena das Dunas, Natal).

Italy: Gianluigi Buffon 7,07 - Mattia De Sciglio 5,45, Giorgio Chiellini 6,22, Matteo Darmian 5,50, Andrea Barzagli 6,06, Leonardo Bonucci 5,86, Claudio Marchisio 5,21, Andrea Pirlo 6,02, Marco Verratti 6,63 (75' Thiago Motta 5,31), Mario Balotelli 4,56 (46' Marco Parolo 5,63), Ciro Immobile 5,02 (71' Antonio Cassano 5,43). - coach: Cesare Prandelli 4,67. = average: 5,71 [disappointing]
 

Uruguay: Fernando Muslera 6,24 - Diego Godín 7,53, José Giménez 6,80, Martín Cáceres 6,27, Álvaro Pereira 5,74 (62' Christian Stuani 5,73), Cristian Rodríguez 6,10 (78' Gastón Ramírez), Nicolás Lodeiro 5,75 (46' Maxi Pereira 6,04), Egidio Arévalo Ríos 6,11, Álvaro González 6,20, Luis Suárez 5,21, Edinson Cavani 5,99. - coach: Oscar Tabárez 6,19. = average: 6,13 [solid]

Average ratings Brazil after three matches.

7,41 Neymar (3 rated appearances)
6,28 Oscar (3)
6,24 Thiago Silva (3)
6,23 Luis Gustavo (3)
6,16 Júlio César (3)
6,10 SCOLARI
5,77 Marcelo (3)
5,76 Bernard (2)
5,54 Paulinho (3)
5,48 Dani Alves (3), Ramires (2)
5,42 Fred (3)
5,33 Hulk (2)

Only one rated appearance: Fernandinho 7,07, Hernanes 6,02, Willian 5,85, Jô 5,64.

Average points in World Cup matches 1930-2014.

Minimum 11 matches played.

1. Brazil : 77,00%
2. Germany : 70,79%
3. Italy : 67,68%
4. Holland : 65,22%
5. Argentina : 63,19%
6. England : 58,20%
7. Spain : 58,06%
8. France : 58,04%
9. Poland : 56,45%
10. Denmark : 56,25%
11. Portugal : 56,00%
12. USSR/Russia : 52,56%
13. Hungary : 51,56%
14. Uruguay : 51,02%
15. Sweden : 48,91%
16. Yugoslavia/Serbia : 48,84%
17. Austria : 48,28%
18. Croatia : 47,37%
19. Costa Rica : 45,83%
20. Czechoslovakia/Czech Republic : 43,94%
21. Northern Ireland : 42,31%
22. Nigeria : 40,62%
23. Mexico : 40,38%
24. Colombia : 40,00%
25. Japan : 37,50%
26. Peru : 36,67%
27. Algeria : 36,36%
28. USA : 35,48%
29. Scotland : 32,61%
30. South Korea : 31,67%
31. Morocco : 30,77%
32. Cameroon : 28,85%
33. Bulgaria : 26,92%
34. Tunisia : 25,00%
35. Saudi Arabia : 23,08%

36. Iran : 22,73%
37. Australia : 21,88%

Player ratings Croatia 1-3 Mexico.

0-1 72' Rafael Márquez h. (Héctor Herrera), 0-2 75' Andrés Guardado l. (Oribe Peralta), 0-3 82' Javier Hernández h. (Rafael Márquez), 1-3 87' Ivan Perišić l. (Ivan Rakitić). Ref: Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan) 4,61. Sent off: 89' Ante Rebić. Att: 41.212 (Pernambuco, Recife).

Croatia: Stipe Pletikosa 5,48 - Šime Vrsaljko 5,22 (58' Mateo Kovačić 5,04), Danijel Pranjić 5,22 (74' Nikica Jelavić 5,23), Vedran Ćorluka 5,38, Dejan Lovren 5,41, Darijo Srna 5,66, Ivan Perišić 5,88, Ivan Rakitić 5,35, Luka Modrić 5,26, Mario Mandžukić 4,69, Ivica Olić 5,38 (69' Ante Rebić 4,39). - coach: Niko Kovač 5,06. = average: 5,26 [lame]


Mexico: Guillermo Ochoa 6,29 - Maza Rodríguez 6,48, Rafael Márquez 7,41, Héctor Moreno 6,69, Paul Aguilar 6,48, Héctor Herrera 7,10, Miguel Layún 6,26, Andrés Guardado 7,13 (84' Marco Fabián), José Juan Vázquez 6,16, Giovani Dos Santos 5,32 (62' Javier Hernández 6,68), Oribe Peralta 6,16 (79' Carlos Peña). - coach: Miguel Herrera 7,06. = average: 6,51 [very good]

Player ratings Cameroon 1-4 Brazil.

0-1 17' Neymar r. (Luiz Gustavo), 1-1 26' Joel Matip r. (Allan Nyom), 1-2 35' Neymar r. (Marcelo), 1-3 49' Fred h. (David Luiz), 1-4 84' Fernandinho r. (Fred). Ref: Jonas Eriksson (Sweden) 5,94. Att: 69.112 (Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha, Brasília).

Cameroon: Charles Itandje 5,87 - Nicolas N'Koulou 5,29, Henri Bédimo 5,20, Allan Nyom 5,93, Landry N'Guémo 5,43, Stéphane Mbia 5,80, Eyong Enoh 5,90, Joel Matip 6,20, Benjamin Moukandjo 5,39 (58' Edgar Salli 5,63), Vincent Aboubakar 5,57 (72' Pierre Webó 5,32), Maxim Choupo-Moting 5,59 (81' Jean Makoun). - coach: Volker Finke 6,00. = average: 5,62 [failing]
 

Brazil: Júlio César 5,93 - Dani Alves 5,49, Thiago Silva 6,27, David Luiz 6,20, Marcelo 6,17, Paulinho 5,63 (46' Fernandinho 6,99), Oscar 6,07, Luiz Gustavo 6,87, Hulk 5,47 (63' Ramires 6,12), Fred 6,49, Neymar 8,09 (71' Willian 5,85). - coach: Luiz Felipe Scolari 6,79. = average: 6,26 [solid]


Avaliação dos jogadores que participaram do jogo Camarões 1 x 4 Brasil.

Player ratings Australia 0-3 Spain.

0-1 36' David Villa r. (Juanfran), 0-2 69' Fernando Torres r. (Iniesta), 0-3 82' Mata l. (Cesc Fàbregas). Ref: Nawaf Shukralla (Bahrain) 6,06. Att: 39.375 (Arena da Baixada, Curitiba).
Australia: Mathew Ryan 5,72 - Jason Davidson 4,88, Matthew Špiranović 5,16, Ryan McGowan 4,70, Alex Wilkinson 5,24, Oliver Bozanic 5,15 (72' Mark Bresciano 5,64), Mile Jedinak 5,39, Matt McKay 5,42, Mathew Leckie 5,68, Adam Taggart 4,65 (46' Ben Halloran 5,28), Tommy Oar 5,05 (61' James Troisi 5,49). - coach: Ange Postecoglou 5,29. = average: 5,25 [lame]
Spain: Pepe Reina 6,13 - Raúl Albiol 6,24, Juanfran 6,82, Sergio Ramos 6,20, Jordi Alba 6,16, Iniesta 7,39, Xabi Alonso 5,85 (83' David Silva), Koke 5,93, Santi Cazorla 5,62 (68' Cesc Fàbregas 6,33), David Villa 6,97 (56' Mata 6,43), Fernando Torres 6,51. - coach: Vicente Del Bosque 6,14. = average: 6,35 [good]

Preliminary player ratings Holland 2-0 Chile.

1-0 77' Leroy Fer h. (Daryl Janmaat), 2-0 90' Memphis Depay r. (Arjen Robben). Ref: Bakary Gassama (Gambia) 6,93. Att: 62.996 (Itaquerão, São Paulo).

Holland: Jasper Cillessen 6,33 - Ron Vlaar 6,55, Stefan de Vrij 6,36, Daley Blind 6,19, Daryl Janmaat 6,32, Nigel de Jong 6,37, Wesley Sneijder 5,61 (75' Leroy Fer 6,82), Georginio Wijnaldum 5,99, Arjen Robben 7,29, Dirk Kuyt 6,04 (89' Terence Kongolo), Jeremain Lens 5,30 (69' Memphis Depay 6,65). - coach: Louis van Gaal 6,94. = average: 6,29 [good]
 

Chile: Claudio Bravo 5,95 - Eugenio Mena 6,06, Mauricio Isla 5,66, Gary Medel 6,05, Gonzalo Jara 5,79, Francisco Silva 5,63 (70' Jorge Valdivia 5,63), Felipe Gutiérrez 5,61 (46' Jean Beausejour 5,46), Charles Aránguiz 5,94, Marcelo Díaz 5,99, Alexis Sánchez 6,17, Eduardo Vargas 5,28 (81' Mauricio Pinilla). - coach: Jorge Sampaoli 5,75. = average: 5,79 [mediocre]

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Player ratings South Korea 2-4 Algeria.

0-1 26' Islam Slimani l. (Carl Medjani), 0-2 28' Rafik Halliche h. (Abdelmoumen Djabou), 0-3 37' Abdelmoumen Djabou l. (Islam Slimani), 1-3 49' Heung-Min Son l., 1-4 62' Yacine Brahimi l. (Sofiane Féghouli), 2-4 72' Ja-Cheol Koo r. (Keun-Ho Lee). Ref: Wilmar Roldán (Colombia) 5,61. Att: 42.732 (Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre).

South Korea: Sung-Ryong Jung 4,81 - Suk-Young Yun 5,09, Young-Gwon Kim 4,47, Yong Lee 4,79, Jeong-Ho Hong 4,45, Ja-Cheol Koo 6,20, Kook-Young Han 5,31 (77' Dong-Won Ji), Sung-Yueng Ki 5,60, Chung-Yong Lee 5,39 (65' Keun-Ho Lee 5,98), Heung-Min Son 6,41, Chu-Young Park 5,03 (57' Shin-Wook Kim 5,79). - coach: Myung-Bo Hong 506. = average: 5,33 [lame]
 

Algeria: Raïs M'Bolhi 6,36 - Madjid Bougherra 5,83 (88' Essaïd Belkalem), Rafik Halliche 6,64, Carl Medjani 6,41, Aïssa Mandi 6,19, Djamel Mesbah 5,81, Sofiane Féghouli 6,98, Yacine Brahimi 7,21 (75' Mehdi Lacen), Nabil Bentaleb 6,17, Islam Slimani 7,33, Abdelmoumen Djabou 6,75 (73' Nabil Ghilas 5,77). - coach: Vahid Halilhodžić 6,88. = average: 6,45 [strong]

Preliminary player ratings USA 2-2 Portugal.

0-1 5' Nani r., 1-1 64' Jermaine Jones r., 2-1 81' Clint Dempsey (Graham Zusi), 2-2 95' Varela h. (Cristiano Ronaldo). Ref: Néstor Pitana (Argentina) 6,50. Att: 40.123 (Amazônia, Manaus).
USA: Tim Howard 6,44 - Matt Besler 6,07, Geoff Cameron 5,19, Fabian Johnson 6,94, Michael Bradley 6,33, DaMarcus Beasley 5,80, Clint Dempsey 7,05 (87' Chris Wondolowski), Alejandro Bedoya 5,27 (72' DeAndre Yedlin 6,19), Jermaine Jones 7,05, Kyle Beckerman 6,18, Graham Zusi 6,08 (90' Omar González). - coach: Jürgen Klinsmann 6,72. = average: 6,22 [solid]
Portugal: Beto 5,98 - Bruno Alves 5,24, Ricardo Costa 6,17, André Almeida 5,21 (46' William Carvalho 5,51), João Pereira 5,76, Miguel Veloso 5,56, João Moutinho 5,78, Raul Meireles 5,64 (69' Varela 6,69), Nani 6,48, Cristiano Ronaldo 5,92, Hélder Postiga (16' Éder 5,11). - coach: Paulo Bento 5,61. = average: 5,77 [mediocre]



Avaliação dos jogadores que participaram do jogo entre Portugal x Estados Unidos.

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Player ratings Belgium 1-0 Russia.

1-0 88' Divock Origi r. (Eden Hazard). Ref: Dr. Felix Brych (Germany) 5,61. Att: 73.819 (Maracanã. Rio de Janeiro).
Belgium: Thibaut Courtois 6,24 - Toby Alderweireld 5,51, Thomas Vermaelen 5,93 (31' Jan Vertonghen 5,57), Vincent Kompany 6,39, Daniel van Buyten 6,21, Axel Witsel 5,91, Kevin de Bruyne 6,12, Marouane Fellaini 5,52, Eden Hazard 6,52, Romelu Lukaku 4,67 (57' Divock Origi 6,68), Dries Mertens 6,43 (75' Kevin Mirallas 6,45). - coach: Marc Wilmots 6,12. = average: 6,01 [acceptable]    
Russia: Igor Akinfeev 5,95 - Aleksey Kozlov 5,82 (62' Andrey Eshchenko 5,59), Sergey Ignashevich 6,28, Vasiliy Berezutskiy 6,19, Dmitriy Kombarov 5,43, Denis Glushakov 6,46, Oleg Shatov 6,04 (83' Alan Dzagoev), Viktor Fayzulin 6,38, Maksim Kanunnikov 6,22, Aleksandr Kokorin 4,99, Aleksandr Samedov 5,91 (90' Aleksandr Kerzhakov). - coach: Fabio Capello 6,00. = average: 5,94 [vulnerable]

Average ratings World Cup 2010.

 Ratings: Gazzetta dello Sport - Corriere dello Sport - Corriere della Sera - La Repubblica.

7,03 T. Müller (6)
6,94 Benaglio (3)
6,88 Forlán (7)
6,86 Sneijder (7)
6,78 Iniesta (6)
6,75 Mbolhi (2)
6,70 K. P. Boateng (5)
6,69 L. Suárez (6)
6,67 TABÁREZ, Donovan (4)
6,64 LÖW
6,63 Messi (5)
6,60 Schweinsteiger (7)
6,58 Márquez, M. Bradley (4), Elano, Kucka (2)
6,56 Maicon (5), J. Hernández, Barrera (3)
6,55 Villa (7)
6,54 B. BRADLEY, Robinho (4)
6,53 Gyan (5)
6,50 DEL BOSQUE, Lahm (6), Honda (4), Y. Touré (3)
6,47 Robben (5)
6,46 Altidore (4)
6,45 Khedira, Özil (7)
6,44 Belhadj (3)
6,43 Juan (5)
6,42 Ayew, Eduardo, Raul Meireles, Lee C-Y, Park J-S (4), Agüero, Uche (2)
6,40 RAJEVAC
6,39 W. Reid, Valladares (3)
6,38 BIELSA, Xavi (7), Fábio Coentrão, Dempsey (4)
6,33 Podolski (6), Tévez, Alcaraz, Ricardo Carvalho (4), Lichtsteiner, Von Bergen, Grichting (3), Stoch (2)
6,31 VAN MARWIJK, Friedrich (7), Casillas (6)
6,29 HUH B-S, Stekelenburg (7), Túlio Tanaka, Matsui (4)
6,28 Enyeama, Tzorvas (3)
6,27 Klose, Annan, Asamoah (5)
6,26 Sergio Ramos, Van Bommel, Kuyt, D. Pérez (7)
6,25 OKADA, Isla (4), Vittek, Bresciano (2)
6,22 Drogba, Inler, Pedro Mendes, Rommedahl, Holman, Stojković, Jovanović, Handanovič, Eto'o, Jong Tae Se (3)
6,21 AGUIRRE, Fàbregas, Vidal, Valdivia (4)
6,20 DUNGA, MARTINO
6,17 HITZFELD, Arévalo Ríos (7), Neuer (6), Júlio César (5), Dani Alves, Cristiano Ronaldo, Hugo Almeida, Tiago, Giovani, Howard, A. Sánchez (4), Edu, Medel, Stanković, Bougherra, Yahia, Birsa, Nelsen (3)
6,14 Lugano (6)
6,13 Fucile (5)
6,12 QUEIROZ, Xabi Alonso (7), Kaká, Abe, Endo, Salcido, Okubo, Beausejour (4)
6,11 Jesús Navas, Verón, Guardado, Tagoe, Halliche, Paston (3)
6,10 Victorino, P. Da Silva, Morel, Kingson (5)
6,08 Mascherano, Cherundolo, Nagatomo, Hasebe, Kim Y-W, Park C-S (4), Jansen, Samuel, Muntari, M. Fernández, Salpingidis (2)
6,07 MARADONA, Piqué, Busquets, Van Bronckhorst, M. Pereira (7), J. Boateng, Vera, Riveros (5)
6,06 Feilhaber, E. Juárez, Brečko (3)
6,04 Heinze, V. Cáceres (4)
6,03 Lúcio & Michel Bastos (5)
6,00 Puyol, Capdevila (7), Gilberto Silva (5), Bruno Alves, Torrado, Nakazawa (4), Appiah, Kyrgiakos, Krasić, Koren, Ziegler, Carmona (3), E. Barreto, Inkoom, Khune, Pienaar (2)
5,97 Cavani (6), Van der Wiel, Elia, Villar (5)
5,96 DeMerit, , Škrtel, Ki S-Y, Lee Y-P (4)
5,94 SAÂDANE, De Jong (6), Bonet, D. James, Bendtner, Yebda, Novakovič, Jokič, Eboué (3)
5,93 Haedo Valdéz, Pantsil & Sarpei (5), Blanco (3)
5,92 Higuaín, Gerrard (4), Moreno, Kjær, Onyewu, Bornstein, Taiwo, Kolarov, Ninković, Barnetta, Vorsah (2)
5,89 ERIKSSON, L. Jacobsen, Agger, Lacen, Kadir, Schwarzer, Gaxa, Radosavljevič, Ljubijankič, Ponce, Cha D-R, Yeom K-H, Torosidis, Tziolis, Katsouranis, Samaras, Kalou (3)
5,88 Burdisso, Simão, Lampard, Kawashima (4)
5,87 A. Pereira (5)
5,83 WEISS, Mathijsen, Mertesacker (6), Godín, John Mensah (5), Jung S-R (4), Pedro, K. Touré, Barry, Gelson Fernandes, Ziani, Emerton, Lloris, Mphela, Odiah, Yobo, Millar, Karagounis, Gekas, Gervinho, Derdiyok (3), Carragher, Papastathopoulos, Geremi, Emana (2)
5,79 M. Rodríguez, Komano (4)
5,78 M. OLSEN, HERBERT, Khumalo, Etuhu, Štrba, Cesar, Smeltz, Bertos, S. Elliott, M. Figueroa (3)
5,77 Van der Vaart (5)
5,76 Muslera (7)
5,75 Cacau, Bocanegra, Ó. Pérez, F. Rodríguez, Mucha, Okazaki, Lee J-S (4), Boulahrouz, C. Wood (3), Addy, Vela, E. Álvarez, Martins, Carney (2)
5,74 Heitinga (7)
5,73 Luís Fabiano (5)
5,72 PARREIRA, VERBEEK, ANTIC, Ó. Cardozo, M. González, Culina, Findley, Zabavnik, Kirm, Šuler, Souleymanou, Vicelich, T. Smith, Dindane, Hung Yong Jo, Huggel (3)
5,71 G. Franco, L. Barrios, G. Jara (4)
5,70 Romero (5)
5,67 Bravo, Cho J-H (4), Di María, T. Sørensen, S. Poulsen, C. Poulsen, Kahlenberg, Zokora, Demel, Jendrišek (3), Badstuber, Jonathan Mensah, Wright-Phillips, Cahill (2)
5,62 G. Johnson (4)
5,61 Milner, Barry, Defoe, Pekarik, Shittu, Matmour, O. Chávez (3)
5,60 Santa Cruz (5)
5,58 E. Benítez, Grønkjær, Djebbour, Dicgacoi, Toulalan, Haruna, Obinna, Patsatzoglou, Thomas (2)
5,56 Jørgensen, Masilela, Diaby, Aiyegbeni, Vyntra, Lochhead, Cha Jong Hyok, Nkufo (3)
5,55 Van Persie (7)
5,54 CAPELLO, Osorio (4)
5,50 LAGERBÄCK, KIM JONG HUN, RUEDA, Terry, Hamšík, Ďurica (4), Lodeiro, Žigić, Kuzmanović, Ivanović, W. Palacios, Valeri, Obasi, Kim N-I, A. Papadopoulos, Mbia, Makoun, Keita, Mun In Guk, Pak Nam Chol (3), M. Cáceres, J. Santana, Odemwingie, Henry, Enoh (2)
5,44 Otamendi, Malouda, Chipperfield, L. Neill, Vidić, An Yung Hak (3)
5,42 Jonás, Upson, Modise, Letsholonyane, Pantelić, Šesták, Paredes, H. Suazo (2)
5,40 Fernando Torres, Demichelis (5)
5,39 REHHAGEL, Assou-Ekotto, Killen (3)
5,33 A. Cole (4), Mokoena, Tioté, Pak Chol Jin, S. Memdoza (3), J. Cole, Evra, Luković, Dedič, Webo, W. Martínez (2)
5,28 Sagna, Wilkshire, Nkoulou, Ju Yun Nam (3)
5,25 Heskey, Tomasson, R. Clark (2)
5,22 LE GUEN, Ri Jun Il (3), Fallon (2)
5,21 Rooney (4)
5,17 R. Núñez (3), Lennon, Tiéné, Izaguirre, A. Guevara (2)
5,11 Danny, Gallas, Ri Kwang Chon (3)
5,08 Gourcuff, Bassong, Espinoza, D. Suazo (2)
5,04 Felipe Melo (5)
5,00 Choupo-Moting (2)
4,92 C. Moore (2)
4,72 Ri Myong Guk (3)
4,83 Ribéry (3)
4,67 Abidal, Kaita (2)
4,61 DOMENECH
4,58 Ghezzal (2)
4,50 Govou, Gignac, Anelka (2)

Preliminary player ratings Nigeria 1-0 Bosnia.

1-0 29' Peter Odemwingie r. (Emmanuel Emenike). Ref: Peter O'Leary (New Zealand) 5,00. Att: 40.499 (Pantanal, Cuiabá).
Nigeria: Vincent Enyeama 6,81 - Joseph Yobo 6,24, Efe Ambrose 6,02, Juwon Oshaniwa 5,99, Kenneth Omeruo 6,34, John Mikel 6,41, Ogenyi Onazi 6,52, Ahmed Musa 6,31 (65' Shola Ameobi 6,04), Peter Odemwingie 6,70, Emmanuel Emenike 7,32, Michel Babatunde 6,09 (75' Ejike Uzoenyi). - coach: Stephen Keshi 6,38. = average: 6,40 [strong]
Bosnia: Asmir Begović 6,56 - Emir Spahić 4,56, Muhamed Bešić 5,66, Mensur Mujdža 5,81, Toni Šunjić 5,56, Miralem Pjanić 6,09, Zvjezdan Misimović 5,27,  Senad Lulić 5,02 (58' Sejad Salihović 5,57), Haris Medunjanin 5,38 (64' Tino-Sven Sušić 5,48), Izet Hajrović 5,27 (57' Vedad Ibišević 5,48), Edin Džeko 6,06. - coach: Safet Sušić 4,88. = average: 5,56 [poor]

Player ratings Honduras 1-2 Ecuador.

1-0 31' Carlos Costly l. (Brayan Beckeles), 1-1 34' Enner Valencia l. (Juan Paredes), 1-2 65' Enner Valencia h. (Walter Ayoví). Ref: Ben Williams (Australia) 6,50. Att: 39.224 (Arena da Baixada, Curitiba).
Honduras: Noel Valladares 5,80 - Maynor Figueroa 5,77, Victor Bernárdez 5,78, Emilio Izaguirre 5,45 (46' Juan García 5,70), Brayan Beckeles 6,02, Oscar Boniek García 5,92 (83' Marvin Chávez), Roger Espinoza 5,90, Luis Garrido 5,55 (71' Mario Martínez 5,38), Jorge Claros 5,95, Jerry Bengtson 5,78, Carlos Costly 6,65. - coach: Luis Suárez 6,00. = average: 5,82 [mediocre]
Ecuador: Alexander Domínguez 6,47 - Jorge Guagua 5,20, Frickson Erazo 5,90, Juan Paredes 6,27, Christian Noboa 6,00, Jefferson Montero 5,70 (90' Gabriel Achilier), Walter Ayoví 6,13, Enner Valencia 7,28, Oswaldo Minda 5,95 (83' Carlos Gruezo), Antonio Valencia 5,44, Felipe Caicedo 5,72 (82' Edison Méndez). - coach: Reinaldo Rueda 6,40. = average: 6,01 [acceptable]

Preliminary player ratings Germany 2-2 Ghana.

1-0 51' Mario Götze l. (Thomas Müller), 1-1 54' André Ayew h. (Harrison Afful), 1-2 63' Asamoah Gyan r. (Sulley Ali Muntari), 2-2 71' Miroslav Klose r. (Benedikt Höwedes). Ref: Sandro Ricci (Brazil) 6,43. Att: 59.621 (Castelão, Fortaleza).
Germany: Manuel Neuer 6,16 - Benedikt Höwedes 5,83, Mats Hummels 5,72, Philipp Lahm 5,59, Per Mertesacker 5,55, Jérôme Boateng 5,66 (46' Shkodran Mustafi 5,16), Sami Khedira 5,55 (70' Bastian Schweinsteiger 6,27), Mesut Özil 6,16, Thomas Müller 6,34, Toni Kroos 6,03, Mario Götze 6,38 (69' Miroslav Klose 7,11). - coach: Joachim Löw 5,95. = average: 5,96 [acceptable]
Ghana: Fatawu Dauda 5,95 - Jonathan Mensah 6,12, John Boye 6,04, Harrison Afful 6,64, Christian Atsu 6,33 (72' Wakaso Mubarak 5,62), André Ayew 6,91, Sulley Ali Muntari 6,76, Mohammed Rabiu 5,99 (78' Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu), Kwadwo Asamoah 6,31, Asamoah Gyan 6,86, Kevin-Prince Boateng 4,88 (52' Jordan Ayew 5,96). - coach: Kwasi Appiah 6,70. = average: 6,18 [solid
]

Preliminary player ratings Argentina 1-0 Iran.

1-0 90' Lionel Messi l. (Ezequiel Lavezzi). Ref: Milorad Mažić (Serbia) 5,05. Att: 57.698 (Mineirão, Belo Horizonte).

Argentina: Sergio Romero 6,83 - Ezequiel Garay 5,79, Marcos Rojo 6,00, Federico Fernández 5,54, Pablo Zabaleta 5,45, Fernando Gago 5,38, Ángel Di María 6,20 (90' Lucas Biglia), Javier Mascherano 5,72, Gonzalo Higuaí­n 4,87 (77' Rodrigo Palacio), Lionel Messi 6,73, Kun Agüero 4,98 (77' Ezequiel Lavezzi). - coach: Alejandro Sabella 5,42. = average: 5,77 [mediocre]


Iran: Alireza Haghighi 6,99 - Jalal Hosseini 6,52, Amir-Hossein Sadeghi 6,45, Mehrdad Pouladi 6,27, Ehsan Hajsafi 6,20 (88' Reza Haghighi), Javad Nekounam 6,28, Andranik Teymourian 6,53, Pejman Montazeri 6,36, Masoud Shojaei 6,28 (77' Khosro Heydari), Reza Ghoochannejhad 6,45, Ashkan Dejagah 6,81 (85' Alireza Jahanbakhsh). - coach: Carlos Queiroz 6,75. = average: 6,47 [very good]

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Goal keepers' average ratings.

7,34 Guillermo Ochoa, Mexico (6,46-8,22)
6,91 Salvatore Sirigu, Italy (6,91)
6,82 Keylor Navas, Costa Rica (6,68-6,96)
6,71 Claudio Bravo, Chile (6,30-7,12)
6,56 Tim Howard, USA (6,56)
6,52 Raïs M'Bolhi, Algeria (6,52)
6,42 Vincent Enyeama, Nigeria (6,42)
6,36 Manuel Neuer, Germany (6,36)
6,30 David Ospina, Colombia (6,15-6,46)
6,30 Júlio César, Brazil (6,15-6,44)
6,22 Jasper Cillessen, Holland (5,95-6,50)
6,20 Eiji Kawashima, Japan (5,62-6,77)
6,14 Hugo Lloris, France (6,08-6,19)
6,12 Alireza Haghighi, Iran (6,12)
6,02 Orestis Karnezis, Greece (5,64-6,41)
6,02 Sergio Romero, Argentina (6,02)
5,98 Thibaut Courtois, Belgium (5,98)
5,95 Fernando Muslera, Uruguay (5,31-6,59)
5,90 Asmir Begović, Bosnia (5,90)
5,88 Boubacar Barry, Ivory Coast (5,69-6,06)
5,81 Gianluigi Buffon, Italy (5,81)
5,81 Sung-Ryong Jung, South Korea (5,81)
5,74 Adam Kwarasey, Ghana (5,74)
5,69 Diego Benaglio, Switzerland (5,48-5,90)
5,68 Stipe Pletikosa, Croatia (5,47-5,89)
5,63 Joe Hart, England (5,48-5,78)
5,60 Alexander Domínguez, Ecuador (5,60)
5,52 Noel Valladares, Honduras (5,52)
5,43 Mathew Ryan, Australia (5,10-5,76)
5,08 Charles Itandje, Cameroon (4,22-5,95)
4,96 Rui Patrício, Portugal (4,96)
4,68 Iker Casillas, Spain (4,37-5,00)
3,89 Igor Akinfeev, Russia (3,89)

Player ratings Japan 0-0 Greece.

Ref: Joel Aguilar (El Salvador) 6,46. Sent off: 38' Kostas Katsouranis. Att: 39.485 (Arena das Dunas, Natal).

Japan: Eiji Kawashima 6,79 - Atsuto Uchida 6,58, Yuto Nagatomo 5,97, Maya Yoshida 5,83, Keisuke Honda 6,01, Yasuyuki Konno 5,97, Hotaru Yamaguchi 5,86, Makoto Hasebe 5,47 (46' Yasuhito Endō 5,66), Shinji Okazaki 5,24, Yoshito Okubo 6,01, Yuya Osako 5,86 (57' Shinji Kagawa 5,90). - coach: Alberto Zaccheroni 5,60. = average: 5,93 [vulnerable]     


Greece: Orestis Karnezis 6,40 - Kostas Manolas 6,19, Vasilios Torosidis 6,33, Sokratis Papastathopoulos 5,97, José Holebas 6,15, Ioannis Maniatis 5,51, Panagiotis Giorgios Kone 6,15 (81' Dimitrios Salpingidis), Ioannis Fetfatzidis 5,04 (41' Giorgios Karagounis 6,36), Kostas Katsouranis 4,44, Georgios Samaras 5,51, Kostas Mitroglou 5,42 (35' Theofanis Gekas 5,79). - coach: Fernando Santos 6,20. = average: 5,79 [mediocre]

Player ratings Switzerland 2-5 France.

0-1 7' Olivier Giroud h. (Matthieu Valbuena), 0-2 18' Blaise Matuidi l. (Karim Benzema), 0-3 40' Matthieu Valbuena r. (Olivier Giroud), 0-4 67' Karim Benzema r. (Paul Pogba), 0-5 73' Moussa Sissoko r. (Karim Benzema), 1-5 81' Blerim Dzemaili freekick, 2-5 87' Granit Xhaka l. (Gökhan Inler). Ref: Björn Kuipers (Holland) 6,52. Att: 51.003 (Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador).

Switzerland: Diego Benaglio 5,50 - Stephan Lichtsteiner 5,09, Steve von Bergen (9' Philippe Senderos 4,76), Ricardo Rodríguez 5,00, Johan Djourou 4,60, Gökhan Inler 5,12, Granit Xhaka 5,56, Valon Behrami 4,57 (46' Blerim Dzemaili 5,92), Xherdan Shaqiri 5,31, Haris Seferović 4,86 (69' Josip Drmić 5,10), Admir Mehmedi 5,21. - coach: Ottmar Hitzfeld 4,86. = average: 5,12 [hopeless]


France: Hugo Lloris 6,11 - Mathieu Debuchy 6,58, Patrice Evra 6,18, Raphaël Varane 6,71, Mamadou Sakho 6,36 (66' Laurent Koscielny 5,77), Yohan Cabaye 6,96, Matthieu Valbuena 7,19 (82' Antoine Griezmann), Blaise Matuidi 7,11, Moussa Sissoko 6,76, Olivier Giroud 7,53 (63' Paul Pogba 6,42), Karim Benzema 7,62. - coach: Didier Deschamps 7,30. = average: 6,72 [superb]

20 June, 2014

Preliminary player ratings Italy 0-1 Costa Rica.

0-1 44' Bryan Ruiz h. (Júnior Díaz). Ref: Enrique Osses (Chile) 4,86. Att: 40.285 (Pernambuco, Recife).

Italy: Gianluigi Buffon 5,79 - Giorgio Chiellini 4,63, Matteo Darmian 5,86, Ignazio Abate 4,82, Andrea Barzagli 5,80, Thiago Motta 4,66 (46' Antonio Cassano 4,81), Antonio Candreva 4,80 (57' Lorenzo Insigne 4,84), Claudio Marchisio 5,32 (70' Alessio Cerci 5,10), Daniele De Rossi 5,40, Andrea Pirlo 6,02, Mario Balotelli 4,71. - coach: Cesare Prandelli 4,72. = average: 5,18 [decrepit]


Costa Rica: Keylor Navas 6,70 - Giancarlo González 6,90, Michael Umaña 6,52, Óscar Duarte 6,49, Júnior Díaz 6,85, Cristian Gamboa 6,27, Celso Borges 6,60, Christian Bolaños 7,09, Yeltsin Tejeda 6,46 (68' José Cubero 6,05), Joel Campbell 6,41 (74' Marcos Ureña 6,16), Bryan Ruiz 7,32 (81' Randall Brenes). - coach: Jorge Pinto 7,74. = average: 6,60 [excellent]

Player ratings Cameroon 0-4 Croatia.

0-1 11' Ivica Olić l. (Ivan Perišić), 0-2 48' Ivan Perišić l., 0-3 61' Mario Mandžukić h. (Danijel Pranjić), 0-4 73' Mario Mandžukić r. Ref: Pedro Proença (Portugal) 6,30. Sent off: 40' Alex Song. Att: 39.982 (Amazônia, Manaus).
Cameroon: Charles Itandje 4,22 - Benoît Assou-Ekotto 4,67, Nicolas N'Koulou 4,89, Alex Song 3,67, Aurelien Chedjou 4,78 (46' Dany Nounkeu 5,00), Stéphane Mbia 4,94, Eyong Enoh 5,06, Joel Matip 5,06, Benjamin Moukandjo 5,19, Vincent Aboubakar 5,39 (70' Pierre Webó), Maxim Choupo-Moting 5,06 (75' Edgar Salli). - coach: Volker Finke 4,90. = average: 4,83 [outrageous]
Croatia: Stipe Pletikosa 5,89 - Danijel Pranjić 6,17, Vedran Ćorluka 6,11, Dejan Lovren 6,11, Darijo Srna 6,28, Ivan Perišić 7,17 (78' Ante Rebić), Ivan Rakitić 6,50, Luka Modrić 6,50, Sammir 6,28 (72' Mateo Kovačić), Mario Mandžukić 7,50, Ivica Olić 7,06 (69' Eduardo 6,11). - coach: Niko Kovač 6,92. = average: 6,47 [strong]

Player ratings Colombia 2-1 Ivory Coast.

1-0 64' James Rodríguez h. (Juan Cuadrado), 2-0 70' Juan Quintero l. (Teófilo Gutiérrez), 2-1 73' Gervinho r. Ref: Howard Webb (England) 6,79. Att: 68.748 (Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha, Brasília).

Colombia: David Ospina 6,23 - Cristián Zapata 5,97, Mario Yepes 6,67, Pablo Armero 6,04 (72' Santiago Arias 5,64), Juan Zúñiga 5,98, Carlos Sánchez 6,16, Abel Aguilar 6,06 (79' Alexander Mejia), James Rodríguez 7,44, Juan Cuadrado 7,45, Teófilo Gutiérrez 5,74, Víctor Ibarbo 5,35 (53' Juan Quintero 7,08). - coach: José Pekerman 6,87. = average: 6,29 [good]
 

Ivory Coast: Boubacar Barry 5,82 - Arthur Boka 5,24, Didier Zokora 5,70, Serge Aurier 6,54, Souleymane Bamba 5,64, Cheick Tioté 5,88, Max Gradel 5,41 (67' Salomon Kalou 5,64), Yaya Touré 6,00, Serey Die 5,20 (73' Mathis Bolly 5,62), Gervinho 6,97, Wilfried Bony 5,04 (60' Didier Drogba 5,69). - coach: Sabri Lamouchi 5,72. = average: 5,74 [disappointing]

Player ratings Uruguay 2-1 England.

1-0 39' Luis Suárez h. (Edinson Cavani), 1-1 75' Wayne Rooney l. (Glen Johnson), 2-1 85' Luis Suárez r. Ref: Carlos Velasco Carballo (Spain) 6,00. Att: 62.575 (Itaquerão, São Paulo).
Uruguay: Fernando Muslera 6,59 - Diego Godín 5,80, José Giménez 5,98, Martín Cáceres 6,03, Álvaro Pereira 6,04, Cristian Rodríguez 6,08, Nicolás Lodeiro 6,10 (67' Christian Stuani 5,86), Egidio Arévalo Ríos 6,72, Álvaro González 5,92 (79' Jorge Fucile), Luis Suárez 8,04 (88' Sebastián Coates), Edinson Cavani 6,96. - coach: Oscar Tabárez 6,72. = average: 6,34 [good]
England: Joe Hart 5,78 - Glen Johnson 6,06, Leighton Baines 5,64, Gary Cahill 5,26, Phil Jagielka 5,08, Steven Gerrard 5,45, Jordan Henderson 5,98 (87' Rickie Lambert), Raheem Sterling 5,42 (64' Ross Barkley 5,83), Daniel Sturridge 5,94, Wayne Rooney 6,62, Danny Welbeck 5,32 (71' Adam Lallana 5,75). - coach: Roy Hodgson 5,20. = average: 5,70 [disappointing]




Clasificaciones Uruguay-Inglaterra.

19 June, 2014

Player ratings Australia 2-3 Holland.

0-1 20' Arjen Robben l., 1-1 21' Tim Cahill l. (Ryan McGowan), 2-1 54' Mile Jedinak penalty, 2-2 58' Robin van Persie l. (Memphis Depay), 2-3 68' Memphis Depay r. Ref: Jamel Haimoudi (Algeria) 6,00. Att: 42.877 (Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre).
Australia: Mathew Ryan 5,10 - Jason Davidson 5,56, Matthew Špiranović 6,06, Ryan McGowan 5,77, Alex Wilkinson 5,43, Tim Cahill 7,02 (69' Ben Halloran 5,53), Mile Jedinak 6,52, Matt McKay 6,15, Mark Bresciano 6,35 (51' Oliver Bozanic 6,39), Mathew Leckie 6,77, Tommy Oar 6,06 (77' Adam Taggart). - coach: Ange Postecoglou 6,69. = average: 6,05 [satisfactory]
Holland: Jasper Cillessen 5,95 - Ron Vlaar 6,04, Stefan de Vrij 5,63, Bruno Martins Indi 5,26 (45' Memphis Depay 7,34), Daley Blind 5,90, Daryl Janmaat 5,45, Nigel de Jong 6,40, Jonathan de Guzmán 5,99 (78' Georginio Wijnaldum), Wesley Sneijder 5,85, Robin van Persie 6,76 (87' Jeremain Lens), Arjen Robben 7,06. - coach: Louis van Gaal 6,31. = average: 6,14 [satisfactory]

Player ratings Spain 0-2 Chile.

0-1 20' Eduardo Vargas r. (Charles Aránguiz), 0-2 44' Charles Aránguiz r. Ref: Mark Geiger (USA) 6,36. Att: 74.101 (Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro).
Spain: Iker Casillas 5,00 - Sergio Ramos 4,96, Jordi Alba 4,93, Azpilicueta 5,24, Javi Martínez 4,88, Iniesta 5,84, Xabi Alonso 4,37 (46' Koke 5,32), Busquets 4,57, David Silva 5,30, Pedro 5,21 (76' Santi Cazorla 5,75), Diego Costa 4,71 (64' Fernando Torres 4,98). - coach: Vicente Del Bosque 4,29. = average: 5,08 [horrid]
Chile: Claudio Bravo 7,12 - Eugenio Mena 6,59, Mauricio Isla 6,71, Gary Medel 7,07, Gonzalo Jara 6,69, Francisco Silva 6,54, Arturo Vidal 7,03 (88' Carlos Carmona), Charles Aránguiz 7,42 (64' Felipe Gutiérrez 6,12), Marcelo Díaz 6,70, Alexis Sánchez 7,36, Eduardo Vargas 7,14 (85' Jorge Valdivia). - coach: Jorge Sampaoli 7,86. = average: 6,87 [superb]




Calificaciones España 0-2 Chile.

18 June, 2014

Preliminary player ratings Russia 1-1 South Korea.

0-1 68' Keun-Ho Lee r., 1-1 74' Aleksandr Kerzhakov r. (Andrey Eshchenko). Ref: Néstor Pitana (Argentina) 6,06. Att: 37.603 (Pantanal, Cuiabá).
Russia: Igor Akinfeev 3,89 - Sergey Ignashevich 5,98, Vasiliy Berezutskiy 5,89, Andrey Eshchenko 5,72, Dmitriy Kombarov 6,06, Denis Glushakov 5,39 (72' Igor Denisov 6,02), Oleg Shatov 5,35 (59' Alan Dzagoev 6,14), Yuriy Zhirkov 5,10 (71' Aleksandr Kerzhakov 6,87), Viktor Fayzulin 5,77, Aleksandr Kokorin 5,39, Aleksandr Samedov 5,64. - coach: Fabio Capello 5,83. = average: 5,66 [disappointing]
South Korea: Sung-Ryong Jung 5,81 - Suk-Young Yun 6,14, Young-Gwon Kim 6,06, Yong Lee 5,77, Jeong-Ho Hong 5,85 (73' Seok-Ho Hwang), Ja-Cheol Koo 5,93, Kook-Young Han 5,98, Sung-Yueng Ki 6,22, Chung-Yong Lee 5,52, Heung-Min Son 6,31 (84' Bo-Kyung Kim), Chu-Young Park 5,31 (56' Keun-Ho Lee 6,68). - coach: Myung-Bo Hong 6,42. = average: 5,96 [acceptable]

World Cup referees average ratings.

1. Björn Kuipers (Holland) : 7,25
2. Mark Geiger (USA) : 7,00
3. Sandro Ricci (Brazil) : 6,80
4. Dr. Felix Brych (Germany) : 6,60
=. Cüneyt Çakır (Turkey) : 6,60
6. Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan) : 6,60
7. Marco Rodríguez (Mexico) : 6,50
8. Carlos Vera (Ecuador) : 6,25
9. Enrique Osses (Chile) : 6,20
10. Joel Aguilar (El Salvador) : 6,19
11. Jonas Eriksson (Sweden) : 6,17
12. Noumandiez Doue (Ivory Coast) : 6,00
13. Nicola Rizzoli (Italy) : 5,83
14. Milorad Mažić (Serbia) : 5,75
15. Wilmar Roldán (Colombia) : 4,71
16. Yuichi Nishimura (Japan) : 4,55


Average: 6,16.

Preliminary player ratings Belgium 2-1 Algeria.

0-1 25' Sofiane Féghouli penalty (Sofiane Féghouli), 1-1 70' Marouane Fellaini h. (Kevin De Bruyne), 2-1 80' Dries Mertens r. (Eden Hazard). Ref: Marco Rodríguez (Mexico) 6,50. Att: 56.800 (Mineirão, Belo Horizonte).
Belgium: Thibaut Courtois 5,98 - Toby Alderweireld 5,79, Vincent Kompany 6,17, Jan Vertonghen 5,17, Daniel van Buyten 5,99, Axel Witsel 6,22, Kevin de Bruyne 6,26, Eden Hazard 6,17, Moussa Dembélé 5,34 (65' Marouane Fellaini 7,35), Romelu Lukaku 4,64 (58' Divock Origi 6,43), Nacer Chadli 5,19 (46' Dries Mertens 7,08). - coach: Marc Wilmots 6,12. = average: 5,98 [acceptable]
Algeria: Raïs M'Bolhi 6,52 - Madjid Bougherra 6,11, Faouzi Ghoulam 5,99, Rafik Halliche 5,49, Carl Medjani 5,92 (84' Nabil Ghilas), Sofiane Féghouli 6,71, Nabil Bentaleb 5,56, Saphir Taïder 6,02, Mehdi Mostefa 5,45, El Arbi Soudani 5,67 (66' Islam Slimani 5,38), Riyad Mahrez 5,95 (71' Mehdi Lacen 5,71). - coach: Vahid Halilhodžić 5,79. = average: 5,88 [vulnerable]