Korea are better than us says Halilhodzic

Korea are better than us says Halilhodzic
Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic declared on Saturday that his team are inferior to their next opponents South Korea.

Algeria have no room for error

Algeria have no room for error

Algeria captain Madjid Bougherra accepts his team have little margin for error in their FIFA World Cup Group H meeting with South Korea.

Halliche says Belgian defeat already forgotten

Halliche says Belgian defeat already forgotten

Algeria defender Rafik Halliche is adamant the defeat against Belgium has been forgotten ahead of their meeting with South Korea.

Algeria proudly flying the Arabic flag

Algeria proudly flying the Arabic flag

Despite losing their opening match, Algeria fans were still beaming with pride at their team's performance and status as the only North African/Arab nation present at the World Cup.

We wasted chances says Bougherra

We wasted chances says Bougherra
Algeria midfielder Madjid Bougherra said his side wasted chances in their 2-1 loss to Belgium at the FIFA World Cup.

Halilhodzic disappointed by missed opportunity

Halilhodzic disappointed by missed opportunity
Vahid Halilhodzic was left disappointed after Algeria came within 20 minutes of an upset in their opening FIFA World Cup match with Belgium.

Russia save Akinfeev blushes

Russia save Akinfeev blushes
Russia fought back to draw 1-1 with the Korea Republic at the FIFA World Cup, after a howler from goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev.

Subs dig Belgium out of a fox hole

Subs dig Belgium out of a fox hole

Second-half goals from substitutes Marouane Fellaini and Dries Mertens enabled Belgium to come from behind and beat Algeria 2-1 in their Group H opener.

Critics, speed and Obama

Critics, speed and Obama
Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic added a splash of colour to drab World Cup news conferences on Monday, talking about critics back home, slow Belgian defenders his team will face in their Group H game on Tuesday, and even U.S. President Barack Obama.

Opening game will inspire Algeria

Opening game will inspire Algeria
Algeria midfielder Saphir Taider said he and his team-mates were inspired by the FIFA World Cup curtain-raiser between Brazil and Croatia.

We can shock Belgium

We can shock Belgium

Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic believes his team 'can shock Belgium' in their clash on Tuesday.

One to watch: Sofiane Feghouli

One to watch: Sofiane Feghouli

Recently named in the Algeria squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, winger Sofiane Feghouli is on the point of fulfilling his boyhood dream of playing in the biggest footballing show of all. Born in Paris, Feghouli spent his childhood watching international football on TV, following the fortunes of his native France in particular.

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