BfB Goes To The World Cup 2010 (Without leaving the front room)

We shall, for a time, ignore Ghana. Uruguay won the first World Cup and – as a shock result – twenty years and a World War later picked up a second trophy. They were a team before the fifties and like Hungary they have faded to football’s history but occasionally reoccur. They have come to […]

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The World Cup is inexorable and gives no time for taking a breath. No sooner has the first phase finished and sixteen teams have exited then the seventeenth have left and it is the South Koreans who lose 2-1 to Uruguay and the increasingly impressive Luis Suárez. Uruguay never looked significantly troubled by the Koreans […]

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§247 · June 26, 2010 · South Korea, Uruguay · Comments Off on Uruguay 2 South Korea 1 · Tags: , , , ,


The start of the end of some team’s World Cup begins. At the end of the next sixteen games a number teams will know they are playing for pride and some will be planning for the second round but most will in the balance and that will be true of both these teams. A pair […]

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