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

That New Zealand come into this final game of the group stages not only with the chance of qualifying but with their fate in their own hands is the story of the World Cup so far. A country with not enough professional teams to hold a match were unlucky to concede against Italy and are […]

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The World Cup is the biggest event on the planet and that the pressure has got to some of the players is perhaps understandable. Until Jesus returns – not Navas but the Biblical one – there will be nothing that has so many pairs of eyes on it. That the pressure gets to some players […]

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Pak Doo Ik. Don’t say it loud in Italy. The North Korean who scored the winning goal when the tiny Asian side beat the Europeans in 1966 has written his name in Italian folklore as the man who caused the biggest shock in Calico history. Ahn Jung Hwan. You can probably say the name of […]

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Of all the players who are taking the field in this World Cup I’m most pleased to see the Kiwi goalkeeper Mark Paston. Paston – who saved the penalty that sent New Zealand to the World Cup – used to keep goal for Bradford City and I saw most of the thirteen games he played […]

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