Tag Archives: Messi

The Djoker has the last laugh, wins Wimbledon and the No.1 ranking

In what has been a remarkable six months for Novak Djokovic, he has grown from a talented wannabe to a deserving champion. Today he derailed the 20 match unbeaten streak of the one man Spanish juggernaut, Rafael Nadal, at Wimbledon … 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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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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Argentina’s “Messi”ah and the Spanish Stumble

Well all the teams have been in action at the World Cup and the real song and dance starts now. The stand out teams so far have been Argentina and Germany. Brazil were very good but we expected more and … 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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Maradona – leading Argentina to a Title or Tears?

Footballs enfant terrible will be in full view again at the World Cup after a long hiatus – this time as the Argentinian National Coach. The two lasting memories of anyone growing up in the eighties is the sight of … Continue reading

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2010 Soccer World Cup Team Reviews – Enigmatic England

Well the Soccer World Cup will be on us soon and I am excited and absolutely looking for some great entertainment. I have watched all World Cups since the 1986 one on TV and it beats anything else in viewing … Continue reading

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