Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Uphill Road England And Mexico Had To Travel?

Many are asking, “would the disallowed goal by Frank Lampard have changed the game’s result and even probably caused an upset for Germany?” It’s hard to tell actually, especially after England’s defense dismal performance. “But what if England’s goal was allowed, and the pace … Continue reading

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The Road So Far

Argentina set up another FIFA World Cup™ quarter-final against Germany by overcoming Mexico 3-1 at Johannesburg’s Soccer City Stadium. Carlos Tevez emerged as the hero with a brace of goals, while Gonzalo Higuain was also on target as Diego Maradona’s Albiceleste set up a … Continue reading

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The Huffington Post – Article By Shari Cohen

South Africa Rolls Out the Ubuntu in Abundance I went on a rant the other day regarding the cost of the 2010 World Cup versus all the critical needs South Africa is facing and whether or not the most vulnerable … Continue reading

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Team USA – A Fighting Side Till The End – “The Cardiac Boys”

Weezer’s “Represent” was blaring across the delirious, victorious American locker room about the time Bill Clinton strolled in. Landon Donovan’s injury-time game-winner over Algeria had sprung the United States into the knockout round and set off parties from here to back … Continue reading

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Germany And Ghana Advance As Australia Put Up A Brilliant Fight

A second-half Mesut Ozil volley proved enough for Germany to edge Ghana in a riveting, chance-rich contest at Soccer City, where the result proved enough to send both teams into the Round of 16. Joachim Low’s side finished as Group … Continue reading

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World Cup Thrills – England’s 3 Lions & Team USA

USA scored a dramatic injury-time winner in Pretoria to secure a 1-0 victory that sees them qualify for the Round of 16 as winners of Group C. It looked as if the USA would be going home early after they … Continue reading

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Bafana Bafana – A Country’s Pride

A 2 – 1 win by South Africa’s Bafana Bafana over France saw the country celebrate a victory, but mourn an elimination from the second round of the 2010 Fifa World Cup. Nevertheless, South Africans have never been more proud … Continue reading

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