Tag Archives: World Cup 2010

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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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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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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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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The Crazy Ball and dimwit goalkeepers (VIDEO: Funniest Goalkeeping moments)

Nearly 10 days into the World Cup, on the whole, the matches have been disappointing. Save a few matches, most have been dull, tight contests which have gone one way or the other due to Goalkeeping errors or Red cards … Continue reading

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