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

Liverpool’s legendary manager Bill Shankley once said of the game “Football is a simple game made stupid by idiots” and the Scot would have smiled – if he did smile – at Japan’s progress to the second round of the World Cup. The group as simple. Holland had qualified and Cameroon were going out. The […]

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The Japanese 1-0 win over Cameroon was the unsung result of the first set of games with the men form the far east beating the far more power African side with a combination of organisation and a maximisation of the one strength they could boast over the opposition: speed. Which is not to say that […]

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Germans have put down a marker last night with the 4-0 win over Australia and in doing so have achieved what others so far who have an eye on the biggest prize have failed to do: impressed, and caused fear. The Dutch qualified at a canter fourteen points ahead of the second placed side. They […]

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