So, the deed has been done, and the nattering has begun. The Final Draw for the 2010 World Cup has happened, and with this being a multi-national space, we all have favorites, thoughts and opinions, right? So let’s add to the Tower of Natter.
For me, it’s simple: <em>Les Bleus avance</em>! They’re in a group with the host nation, Mexico and Uruguay. The last will be the toughest team in that group, but I can’t see France not coming out of that.
The U.S. also got lucky. Hell, given the way England sometimes brain cramps, they could even win their group.
Portugal, however, for all of you Thong Boy fans, gets HOSED! In a group with Cote d’Ivoire, Brazil and Korea. Ouch! A for-real group of death.
So let’s discuss, but one request: They didn’t add a 33rd team, and we’ve been over all of the Henry stuff. So ….