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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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The race for the Golden Boot – Villa, Muller, Klose, Sneijder run close

David Villa has been the shining star in the World Cup so far. His 5 Goals have been match winning and he has single handedly kept Spain alive in the tournament. There also has been great flair in his goal … 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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