Tag Archives: Brazil

Holland muscle out Brazil, Suarez Saves Uruguay, Germany Klose out Argentina

In the first two exciting quarter final matches, we saw the complete range of human characteristics. .Joy, tenacity, stupidity,  intelligence, fear, bravery, cheating and tragedy were in evidence.  The first half of the Brazil-Holland match was all joyful Brazil, dominating … Continue reading

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World Cup 2010 – Only 2 referee decisions to talk about in the Round of 16

England always seem to be the victims of something other than their play in most major competitions. They have on their  grievance list Beckham’s sending off , then Rooneys, oal disallowed at the Euro’s at Portugal and of course the … Continue reading

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Dull affairs to end the Group Stages at FIFA world cup

I was hoping the Brazil – Portugal match would take the tournament to great heights. After all, the 1st and 3rd Ranked teams had the players and the pedigree to deliver the match of the tournament. But Portugal killed the … Continue reading

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World Cup Action – Slovakia mobs Italy, USA ambush Algeria and Nigeria Self Destruct

The final matches of the group stages as anticipated produced some of the best football in the tournament so far. at the time of my writing, Japan has scored two amazing goals of freekicks against Denmark in a first half … Continue reading

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Brilliant Brazil light up World Cup 2010

The drums were out and the dance moves in full view- The Brazilian Samba had just appeared. With the performance of the tournament till date , they lit up a dry World Cup. This performance was even better than the … Continue reading

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World Cup 2010 : Promising Paraguay, Insipid Italy, Zealous New Zealand and Untiring USA

The Big guns have not had it easy so far. Germany, France and Spain have had shock defeats. Italy and England have drawn two matches against unfancied opposition. The most interesting match to date has been the USA – Slovenia … Continue reading

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My favorite teams and Players

The World Cup is upon us. From Tomorrow for a month people all over the World will be following the fortunes of its favorite teams and players. The second biggest show on earth after the Olympics will again hold our … Continue reading

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