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

If fear was the mark of the first games then this quarter final saw two teams gripped by that most negative of emotions. The English going at Germany with injustice – since apologised for – in their hearts or the Mexican with fury at the decision which put a far away game even further away. […]

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§285 · June 29, 2010 · Japan, Paraguay · Comments Off on Japan 0 Paraguay 0 AET Paraguay win on penalties · Tags: , , , , , ,


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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If the World Cup story of Cameroon is already done when that of the four in Group F: Italy, New Zealand, Slovakia and Paraguay; have hardly begun. All four drew 1-1 in their opening games and each can take different things from those results. New Zealand – who play Italy later today are most pleased […]

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§155 · June 20, 2010 · Paraguay, Slovakia · Comments Off on Slovakia 0 Paraguay 2 · Tags: , , , , , , , ,


When the Italians won the World Cup four years ago they were in disarray the Champions Juventus being stripped of the Serie A title and corruption going from speculation to cold, hard, distasteful fact. Four years later and the Italian game is at the top of Europe having seen Internazionale add a European Cup to […]

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