World Cup 2010

German Team Accused of Being a “Bunch of Gays”

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German Team Accused of Being a “Bunch of Gays”

This is definitely going to rock the football world,specifically German football.The agent of Michael Ballack claims that the German team contains a “bunch of gays”. Michael Becker, a close adviser to Ballack since 1999, made the remarks two months before the World Cup, according to news magazine Der Spiegel. Writer Alexander Osang recounted an interview […]

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Vicente del Bosque Wants Puyol To Play On For Spain

Filed in International, World Cup 2010 by on July 13, 2010 0 Comments
Vicente del Bosque Wants Puyol To Play On For Spain

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has admitted that he will attempt to talk Barcelona captain Carles Puyol out of international retirement. Puyol declared before Sunday’s World Cup triumph that he would be stepping down from his Spain commitments. However Del Bosque declared that : “He is an example for all players, the coaching staff … […]

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World Cup 2014 Brazil Logo Released – Video

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World Cup 2014 Brazil Logo Released – Video

The World Cup is barely over but FIFA has already released the logo for the 2014 Brazil World Cup, the design is entitled “Inspiration” and was chosen out of 25 finalist. The logo is a representation of the World Cup trophy formed by three linked hands in the national colors of Brazil, yellow and green […]

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Felipe Melo : I Blame The Vuvuzela For My Own Goal!

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Felipe Melo : I Blame The Vuvuzela For My Own Goal!

Brazil international midfielder Felipe Melo blames the vuvuzela for his own goal in Brazil’s World Cup quarterfinal defeat to Holland. Juventus midfielder Melo had a disastrous game, not only putting the ball through his own net, but also getting sent off. Melo said: “I will not be a scapegoat in any way: it’s seems that […]

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Pepe Reina Over The Moon After Spain’s World Cup Triumph

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Pepe Reina Over The Moon After Spain’s World Cup Triumph

Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina was over the moon after Spain’s World Cup triumph over Holland on Sunday. The 27-year old did not make an appearance in the tournament but was still an integral part of the Spanish squad and was almost speechless during the aftermath of his nation’s biggest day in football. Reina said : […]

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Alonso : De Jong Tackle Was The Most Painful Tackle In My Life!

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Alonso : De Jong Tackle Was The Most Painful Tackle In My Life!

Real Madrid and Spanish international midfielder Xabi Alonso has blasted Dutch international midfielder Nigel de Jong following a horror challenge that left Alonso with a broken rib. The aerial challenge by Holland’s de Jong came in the World Cup final on Sunday, which was won by Alonso’s Spain. The former Liverpool midfielder said that it […]

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Cesc Fabregas Casts Doubt Over Arsenal Future

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Cesc Fabregas Casts Doubt Over Arsenal Future

Post World Cup news are out and it has been reported that Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas has dedicated his World Cup medallion to Arsenal. However the Arsenal captain was not completely convincing when questioned on whether or not he would remain with the London club for next season. The 23-year old influential midfielder was a […]

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Robin Van Persie Blasts World Cup Final Referee Howard Webb

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Robin Van Persie Blasts World Cup Final Referee Howard Webb

Arsenal and Dutch international striker Robin van Persie has blasted English referee Howard Webb for his decisions during extra-time of Sunday’s World Cup final. Van Persie’s Netherlands were defeated 1-0 by Spain in the 116th minute of the decider when Andres Iniesta scored what appeared to be a controversial goal and it was that decision […]

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Breaking News : Paul The Octopus Retires!

Filed in World Cup 2010 by on July 12, 2010 0 Comments
Breaking News : Paul The Octopus Retires!

Paul the Octopus, undeniably one of the stars of the 2010 World Cup has announced his shock retirement. Paul became a global sensation by correctly predicting the result of every Germany game at the World Cup. He signed off with a perfect eight out of eight record by picking Spain to beat the Netherlands in […]

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World Cup Final The Most Watched Event In Spanish Television History

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World Cup Final The Most Watched Event In Spanish Television History

Spain’s World Cup victory over Holland in the 2010 World Cup final was the country’s most ever watched live broadcast. It is said that the World Cup final generated an audience share of a staggering 86 per cent equivalent to almost 16 million viewers. A minute before Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta’s winner the viewership peaked […]

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Dirk Kuyt : Howard Webb Favoured Spain!

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Dirk Kuyt : Howard Webb Favoured Spain!

Sensational news are out and it has been reported that Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt turned on English ref Howard Webb after Holland’s World Cup final defeat to Spain. Webb brandished 14 yellow cards and one red – a record for a final – in a fiery encounter which saw Andres Iniesta’s extra-time goal secure a […]

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Uruguay Striker Diego Forlan Wins The FIFA Golden Ball Award

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Uruguay Striker Diego Forlan Wins The FIFA Golden Ball Award

Interesting news are out and it has been reported that Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has won the FIFA Golden Ball as the outstanding player at the World Cup. The Atletico Madrid hit man scored five goals, including a couple of stunning goals against South Africa and Germany, as Uruguay exceeded expectations to reach the semi-finals […]

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World Cup 2010 Statistics – Forlan is player of the tournament and more…

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World Cup 2010 Statistics – Forlan is player of the tournament and more…

So the World Cup is finally over, and Spain i must say do deserve their win, i think it was a masterstroke by the coach to introduce Fabregas into the game, it really did bring new life into Spain. Anywayz now that it’s over we can reflect back on the stats and Uruguay’s Diego Forlan […]

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Vicente del Bosque Declares Spain As Worth World Cup Winners

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Vicente del Bosque Declares Spain As Worth World Cup Winners

Spain’s World Cup winning manager Vicente del Bosque has declared that Spain are worthy World Cup champions. Del Bosque revealed: “The dressing room was delighted, ecstatic. It was difficult to speak on the phone because it was so loud in there. “But Spain the country deserves this triumph, this World Cup. This goes beyond sport. […]

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Paul The Psychic Octopus Earns Half A Million Pound For World Cup Punters

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Paul The Psychic Octopus Earns Half A Million Pound For World Cup Punters

William Hill believe punters gambling on Paul the Psychic Octopus’ World Cup selections have won up to half a million pounds from the betting industry with their wagers. Hills spokesman Graham Sharpe said: “Paul’s incredible eight winning selections have won any punter who bet £10 on each one of them almost £200 each, while punters […]

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