December 4, 2009

2010 World Cup Draw

The draw for the 2010 World Cup has just been made, and here it is in full.
England were lucky enough to be seeded amongst the top eight teams, which has been a favourite topic of debate in itself, and the draw appears to be favourable.
Group A
South Africa
Mexico
Uruguay
France
Group B
Argentina
Nigeria
Korean Republic
Greece
Group C
England
USA
Algeria
Slovenia
Group D
Germany
Australia
Serbia
Ghana
Group E
Netherlands
Denmark
Japan
Cameroon
Group F
Italy
Paraguay
New Zealand
Slovakia
Group G
Brazil
North […]

November 20, 2009

Can an African team really win the World Cup?

Former AC Milan legend George Weah seems to think so. His remarks come after Ghana won the first ever Under 20’s World Cup last month – and I agree with him – but not this time around. Maybe in 2018…
Some will say that this is an African country’s best chance, only Brazil have won the […]

September 10, 2009

England qualify – but who will be getting on the plane to South Africa?

Following England’s 5-1 hammering of Croatia last night, the dream of playing in a World Cup will become a reality for twenty-three men of Fabio Capello’s choosing come June. Every player in the frame will be looking to impress over the next nine months, but who will be boarding the plane as part of the England squad?
Let […]