World Cup Picks: Italy vs. Uruguay, England vs. Costa Rica, Colombia vs. Japan, Ivory Coast vs. GreeceItaly seemed lost in their defeat at the hands of Costa Rica. They couldn't maintain possession of the ball, they couldn't figure out how to get Andrea Pirlo involved, and most importantly they couldn't stay onside.
World Cup Picks: Colombia vs. Ivory Coast, Uruguay vs. England, and Japan vs. GreeceNo Falcao, no problem. Colombia were exquisite in their opener against Greece. An early goal set the tone and they continued the dominance through the entire 90 minutes.
World Cup Picks: Greece vs. Colombia, Japan vs. Ivory Coast, Costa Rica vs. Uruguay, and Italy vs. EnglandUsually the first words when talking about Colombia are Radamel Falcao, but his knee will keep him out of the World Cup.