The Round of 16 is set. Half the teams are gone and the hand-wringing is beginning back home for those boys. A few shocks are sticking around and this is shaping up to be the most wide open Round of 16 in a very long time. But enough of all this, let’s get to the… Continue reading World Cup Review #5: 6/23-6/25
Join me just before kickoff for a liveblog of the Spain-Honduras match. It’s a must win for La Furia Roja and they’ll be firing from the hip from the word “go”. This should be a good one for fans of Spain.
It’s not often that you get to watch a team implode with the vigor and drive France is putting into their self-immolation, but here we are, with French fans wondering why they couldn’t use that energy towards, you know, winning matches. But that would be to…pedestrian–yes, pedestrian, that’s the right word–of them. No, they’re beyond… Continue reading Watch France Crumble
Oh me oh my it’s France versus Mexico. A footballing reincarnation of Cinco de Mayo! A veritable Pancho Villa against Napoleon. A Bimbo bread facing baguettes classic. And we’re here to liveblog it with you, starting just prior to kickoff.
It’s time for La Furia Roja to get into the World Cup act and Luke is here to bring you all the action in an amazing, scintillating, and ever-so-intelligent liveblog. Señores Xavi, Iniesta, Puyol, Pique, Villa, and chamaquito Busi are all expected to play a role. Spain-Switzerland
Brasil vs North Korea. Whoa. Never thought I’d see that. But here we are. Launching just prior to kickoff, it’s me with the livebloggage today.
The defending champions are back. And Luke is here with a liveblog. LOVE US because we deliver the goods. Join us after the jump.
It is I, Luke. Still guiding you through all this slog. Today’s review is brought to you by horrifically low-scoring affairs (except in Germany, where it is being produced by sheer, utter, annihilation). Anyway, let’s get to the recaps, what the games mean, and what all of you think. Also, please don’t forget to check… Continue reading World Cup Review #1: 6/11-6/13
It’s Alergia – Slovenia, Germany – Australia, and Serbia – Ghana. As per usual, I’m wearing a jersey (Germany) and rooting for their opponents. Just realized I have two Australia jerseys and so will be wearing the yellow one for today. Ah, the beauty of a large jersey collection…Yesterday’s draw between the USA and England… Continue reading WORLD CUP! (day 3) [Update]
This is your Day 2 comments post. We’ve got some sweet games on tap. South Korea – Greece, Argentina – Nigeria, and USA! USA! USA! vs England. May the wonderful football rain down on us today!
Welcome to the first of what should be many liveblogs throughout the World Cup. Today it’s France (Henry, Abidal) vs Uruguay (Caceres, Suarez). Yay, a battle of people we own and people we used to own and could own. Yay. Also, Monsieur Kxevin is a big Les Bleus fan, so maybe he’ll grace us with… Continue reading World Cup Liveblog: France – Uruguay
It is time. It is now. South Africa – Mexico. The beginning of the best month of the the year, the beginning of the first World Cup in Africa. I’m headed to Puma City for the opener, which will be a blast, so put aside your soapboxes for a moment, folks, and let’s hear a hearty… Continue reading WORLD CUP!