Well, someone pinch me, because someone finally woke FIFA up the need for technology to be used in reffing games. The other day I wrote about how FIFA, the governing body of world football (soccer), needed to stop playing around and get serious about using technology as an aid in reffing games.  After the disastrous judging of… read more

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Could someone explain to me what is happening with the “big gun” nations in the World Cup? I am far from an expert on football, but it feels like this World Cup is going to end up being a battle of the small nations. The traditional big gun nations (such as Spain, Italy etc) are… read more

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Well, it was a nice dream while it lasted. Yesterday I reported that it looked like a ban was being considered by South Africa’s World Cup organising chief Danny Jordaan of the Vuvuzela, better known as the “World Cup Noisemakers”.  They have been annoying the players, fans, television stations and more, and Mr. Jordaan was… read more

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The schedule for the first round of the 2010 World Cup has been announced. We’re still seven months out from the kickoff of the 2010 World Cup, but with the announcement of the groups today, and now the schedule, the excitement is already building.  Who will you be rooting for? All times listed GMT+1, or… read more

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The French should just be removed from the World Cup for all eternity. In the 2006 FIFA World Cup Final that had France playing against Italy, Zinedine Zidane famously head butted Marco Materazzi, leading to Zidane being ejected from the game.  The Italians went on to win the tournament, but many people questioned what was… read more

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