Netherlands started to World Cup campaign with impressive performances, but most people were not impressed with the goals they made of their game organization. The mental of the players were changed by Louis van Gaal to bring stability and more force to win in every game. Clarence Seedorf is one of the people impressed by the mentality progress made by the Dutch players in the recent time. Louis van Gaal is the manager who gave Seedorf his debut in Ajax when he was 16.
The mentality of the Dutch players was very impressive when they earn two victories against Australia and Spain. Dutch is the only major teams in World Cup history without any crown; the combination of skill and talent as well as the mentality of the present Dutch players can be one of the reasons to make the team as one of the World Cup champion contenders.
Portugal nearly follows the earlier exit of Spain and England when they were trailing one goal to two until Silvestre Varela managed to equalize in the last minute of the normal time. Nani gave Portugal the early lead in the 5th minute before Jermaine Jones equalized in the 64th and Clint Dempsey brought United States ahead in 81st minute. The dramatic game was held in Manaus; the goal by Clint Dempsey looked like will bring United States through from the Group G, but Portugal kept their chance alive when Varela managed to head a goal from Christiano Ronaldo’s cross in the 90th minute.
Andy Murray who is the defending champion of Wimbledon will begin his campaign to defend the title against the Belgian David Goffin on the Center Court. Murray is another British tennis player to win the Wimbledon male single title since 1936. The Wimbledon tournament will be held in All England lawn tennis and croquet club from June 23rd to July 6th. Murray told the BBC Sport that he does not know how to deal and handle the situation. There were other popular players like the Serbian Novak Djokovic who may have the opportunity to win the tournament; Djokovic is the top seed for the Wimbledon male single this year.