The Mother Of All Soccer Cups

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The most prestigious tournament in football, the FIFA world cup will be played this year between 14th June and 15th July at Russia. This is the first time that the game is being played in Russia. This is the also the first time it is being held in an Eastern European country. All the venues for the finals are in European Russia. This will help in easier travel between the venues.

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Highlights Of FIFA 2018

In the FIFA world cup 2018 finals, a total of 32 teams will be playing. Russia being the host is automatically selected for the finals. The current defending champions Germany is also automatically selected to the finals.

There are 20 teams playing in this season who have played in the last finals of FIFA world cup. Two countries Iceland and Panama will be appearing in the FIFA finals for the first time.

There will be some surprise absentees in this edition of the game. Most notable among those who have not qualified is Italy who is four-time champions. Italy has never missed the FIFA world cup finals since 1958. The Netherlands which is a three-time runner-up will also be missing the action in this edition. Others who won’t be kicking the ball in FIFA world cup 2018 are Chile, Cameroon, New Zealand, the USA, Ghana and Ivory Coast.

The Group Stage

The FIFA world cup 2018 is played on a round robin basis. The top two teams from each group will advance to the round of 16 teams.

Ties do occur when they are qualifying to the next round. The tied teams are then matched for the number of points obtained in all group matches, goal differences in all matches and the number of goals scored in all matches.

If the teams are still found to be on the same level the points obtained in the matches between the concerned teams, the goal difference between them and the number of goals scored by them are considered. Further the fair play points are considered and finally, if the teams are still on the same level, a lot is drawn by the FIFA Organizing Committee.

This is the how the teams move forward in the FIFA world cup 2018.

Matches

The teams will play a total of 64 matches in the FIFA world cup 2018. These matches will be played at 12 venues which have already been declared by Russia.

Let us wish all the teams the best in this tournament.

How often does my car need an oil change?

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Your car is like your dog or even your cow. Everything needs a constant treatment, servicing and other types of care. Most cars depends on the models and the age. This means that changing of oil must take place in accordance to the age and the type of your car. Heavy models of cars may need constant oil exchange and even general services. How long do you often change your car oil? I don’t know but I normally change mine after a month or so even when the millage is not what the professional engineers say.

Change your car engine oil after three months

It is approximated depending on the maximum functioning of a car that at about 3000 miles, your car is thirsty for a new oil drop. In that case, you need change your car engine oil when this millage is achieved. For small cars and vans, the 3000 miles is approximated at three months. This is to say that your car will need you to initiate an oil changing process after every three months. However, heavy commercial trucks which traverse more than two countries may need a weekly service where the dirty oil is removed a new and clean oil be fed into the engine.

Importance of changing your engine oil

The most common reason why we change our cars’ engine oil is to ensure that the car engines runs efficiently for a very long time. No one wants to see his/her car engine knocking even before it is old enough or even before you are done paying for it. In that case, constantly changing your car engine oil ensures the efficiency of your engine at all times.

Lubrication and cooling

The engine compartments where the pistons are located require constant lubrication. Far from lubrication, engine oils are known to be the best heat absorbents and they basically help your engine against overheating. Without regularly changing your car engine oil, there are high chances that the viscosity of the oil will reduce hence losing the lubricating nature.

Nowadays, the manufacturers of various engines have come up with specifications of the engines. For example, they have come up will specific engine proposals that they think are best for their cars. For example, the automotive companies such as the BMW have always insisted of the need to use Shell engine oil in their cars. With this, you know need to keep changing your car engine having an idea of what the right engine oil entails.

Protect Your Eyes In Style

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Don’t worry if you are required to wear safety glasses as part of your work. You don’t have to worry about not looking good in safety glasses. Now, there are so many stylish safety glasses that are available in the market. You can go to any of the online shops and search for them and you will find in any style that you want.

Many people worry about not looking good when they wear safety glasses. But wearing these may be essential for their jobs. You should never shy away from wearing safety glasses when it is required for your job. Nothing is as important as protecting your eyes. Statistics say that a huge number of Americans have lost their eyesight in their jobs, just because there was no protection. You can always go for stylish safety glasses which will both protect your eyes and look good too.

What Are Safety Glasses?

Safety glasses are those that you wear when you are involved in a job or a sport where there is the possibility of flying debris or a projectile hitting your eye. In such cases losing your sight is almost a sure thing. It is to protect your eyes that these safety glasses are used.

Safety glasses differ from ordinary glasses in that they are made out of different material. Both the glasses and the frames are made of materials that don’t break easily. They will protect your eyes.

Some of the safety glasses are made from material that is used to make airplane windshields, which means they are made to resist the impact of very fast flying objects. There are almost no chances of them breaking because of flying debris. Many of the stylish safety glasses are made from polycarbonate which is a light weight but strong material.

Identifying Safety Glasses

When you go to buy safety glasses how do you know their strength? Are you looking for polarized safety glasses as well (are you in the sun all day)

If there is a plus mark the lenses are suitable for high impact. The mark is applicable for prescription glasses also if they match the required parameters.

To describe the tinting of the lens V and S marks are used. V is used when the lenses are photochromatic which means they change their shading as per the light in the area. S mark indicates that the lens has a tint. Tint is required when working with molten metal or welding. All these markings are applicable if you are buying your stylish safety glasses also.

The best dog food for a bulldog

Dogs have been considered to be man’s best friend for quite a while now. As a result of man and dogs spending a lot of time together dogs have become fond of our food. Bulldogs are one of the dog breeds that considered cute and popular among many people. When the bulldogs want something they have this cute look in their eyes that people find irresistible. Owning a dog means you have to take care of them properly. The first step of taking care of your bulldog properly is by ensuring that you are feeding it with the best food for a bulldog. Bulldogs tend to put on a few pounds hence appearing a bit plump even as puppies. Dog owners need a little assistance when it comes to selecting the best dog food for bulldogs since it is not an easy task. There are many dog food brands available in the market all claiming to have the best products for your dog.

Some of the most commonly used dog food brands are Taste of the Wild, Wellness CORE, Earthborn Holistic and Royal Canin. The main ingredients available in these dog food brands are Bison meal, peas, blueberries, salmon oil, flaxseed, deboned turkey, sweet potatoes, roasted bison, dried egg product, wheat, roasted venison, Brewers rice and dried chicory roots

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Nutritional Values for the Best Dog Food for Bulldogs

The first step in selecting the best food for bulldogs understands the nutritional value of the various dog food brands available in the market. The nutritional requirements for your bulldog will be determined by their weight. The weight will in turn determine the calories that the bulldog needs to consume to stay healthy. The calories they consume should also be enough to accommodate the level of activity they indulge in. Therefore the main factors that influence the nutrition of your bulldog are the age, weight, level of activity and the size of your bulldog.

The average weight of an adult English bulldog is approximated to be around forty to fifty pounds which cannot be considered as fat. The dog is mainly made up of muscles. An inactive adult bulldog should be fed with about 1358 calories in their diet due to their body build. On the other hand the French bulldogs which are commonly referred to as “Frenchies” are a bit smaller in size as compared to the American or the English bulldogs. An adult French bulldog needs about 25 Kcal for every pound in their body weight. To help in the maintenance of a beautiful coat the omega -3 and 6 fatty acids should be administered.