Monthly Archives: June 2010

Fab Five Fabio

There’s been a lot of debate about whether the England coach, Fabio Capello, should be given his marching orders following England’s disappointing performance at the World Cup. My view on this is very clear : absolutely NOT. This guy has … Continue reading

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WoAi / England Expects … A Win!

Firstly a big congratulations to Ghana and USA for putting on an entertaining and thrilling contest last night that was worth staying up till 5am for. It’s sad to see a spirited USA team go out, but Ghana did play … Continue reading

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England vs Slovenia

So here we are, it’s crunch time, do or die, the final push. This is actually the first match that falls on a week day, so back in England, schools are closing early to allow pupils time to get home … Continue reading

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Merci Et Au Revoir

I’m having a “France is going out of the World Cup” party tonight. Everyone’s welcomed. Isn’t it interesting how they crash out of 2002 in the first round without scoring a single goal, then reach the final in the next … Continue reading

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What A Wonderful World (Cup)

So let me summarise what’s happened so far: Italy have played two matches and failed to win any of them, not even managing to beat New Zealand who I didn’t realise had a football team. Germany lose to Serbia, missing … Continue reading

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WoAi Predicts ….

When I was about 10, I remember playing football in the local park with my friends and some older boys. I was fearless back then, confident without being cocky, diving left and right and not afraid to run out and … Continue reading

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Ole, Ole, Ole O-Spain!!!

With an amazing record, having won 34 out of the last 35 matches, Spain are the in form favourites to win the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Discuss. Before you do, I just have to say I did find last night’s … Continue reading

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Ole, Ole, Ole O-Crap!

Dingle and WoAi waiting for the 2.30am kick off (still over 2 hours to go at this point) I’ve been waiting ¬†for this moment for months. The new England team, under firm disciplinarian manager Fabio Capello having their first match … Continue reading

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Ole, Ole, O-Caturday

Tommy patiently waiting for the England vs USA match to start So here we are at last, the 2010 FIFA World Cup started yesterday with the hosts South Africa getting the competition underway against Mexico. It was very fitting I … Continue reading

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The Good Samaritan

I often go out of my way to help people, that’s just the kind of guy I am. And during the Expo, I have noticed an increase in the number of foreigners looking lost on the streets of Shanghai. Only … Continue reading

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