From being so shy he could barely speak to so good that he's known by his first name, Martin Mazur reveals how 'Ha-mez' became one of the hottest players on the planet – and a high-flier in the FFT100...
It will probably go down as the Socceroos’ greatest-ever goal but Timmy Cahill’s stunning volley against the Netherlands at the World Cup in Brazil wasn’t good enough to be in the top five at the recent tournament.
Of the many things the World Cup is - most important footballing competition in the world, shameless money-making exercise, media circus - it is also the greatest concentration of personal and collective pressure in the world.
A shot one centimetre lower, a marginal offside call, a send-off that never happened... Football is decided by small margins. David Hards takes a look at the Top Five 'what if' moments that could have changed the 2014 World Cup.