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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There is a feeling in the second of the five Saturdays during the World Cup we are not yet at the crunch of the competition. Some teams have laid down markers to suggest they will win – Argentina most notably – and some are all but out like Nigeria but the majority of teams are […]

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The joy of the World Cup comes from emergence. Emergence of a nation from the pack to be winners for sure but the tournament is peppered with victories and none of these were greater for my generation than Italia 1990 and Roger Milla. One could wax lyrical about the Lions that World Cup for days […]

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