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Oranje see Red, Spain lift World Cup 2010 title in a bloodbath & Paul Rules!!

In an extremely disappointing show of primitive aggression, the Dutch turned the beautiful game into a slug fest.  I anticipated that the Dutch would use rough tactics to break up the game but Van Bommel and De Jong took it … Continue reading

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And the nominees for the Golden Ball 2010 are…

Given below is FIFA’s nomination for the Golden Ball – the best player in the World Cup. Diego Forlan (Uruguay) – Uruguay’s finest has ex-manager Sir Alex Ferguson going ga-ga. Deserves this nomination for his talismanic presence in the team. … Continue reading

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Dutch Treat assured at World Cup 2010 Final – No more hands left for Uruguay

Holland served up a masterclass to beat Uruguay 3-2, a scoreline that looks closer than it actually was. Uruguay started out brightly till the Dutch settled in and gradually took control of the game. However real opportunities were few and … Continue reading

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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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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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