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World Cup Profile: Ivory Coast

Beware the Drog

Ivory Coast 

Now for the Ivory Coast. Who are they? Can they win the World Cup? And is Didier Drogba feeling a bit cold in the above picture? Read on to find out… 

Form Guide

After a disappointing Africa Cup of Nations, the Ivory Coast made [...]

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Cheating Motor

The French think Holland dive too much

Car company capture spirit of cheating in Euro 2008 advert

If Les Bleus are attempting to befriend their Dutch cousins so that they may show them some mercy in their final group game tonight, they’re going about [...]

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Paranoid much?

French manager fears a Group of Death conspiracy

Raymond Domenech subscribes to chickendinner‘s theory

Raymond Domenech

France boss Raymond Domenech has started to crack under the pressure of being pretty rubbish, and has admitted he fears Holland will conspire to cost Italy and France a place in the next round.

Holland have been cleared to [...]

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Euro 2008

Group of Death conspiracy theory comes true

chickendinner make an excellent call on Holland’s run so far

Netherlands Euro 2008

Apart from that whole thing about Paul McCartney dying in the sixties and being replaced by a doppelganger, The Spoiler isn’t one to believe conspiracy theories. However, we couldn’t help but take [...]

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In Case You Missed it

Video: Netherlands/ Italy highlights

Oranje prove too strong for World Champions

Netherlands/ Italy

After the sheer boredom of watching one not-my-fault shrug of defiance after another in the France/ Romania game, we really needed something to stop Group C becoming the ‘Group of Dull’. Without the two best keepers in the tournament, [...]

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Euro 2008 Match Preview

Eight reasons Italy will beat Holland tonight

Netherlands/ Italy, Euro 2008 Group C, 7.45pm, ITV1, bet here Italy/ Netherlands

In addition to their reputation as divers, cheats, boring and old, Italy are known for being slow-starters when it comes to the big tournaments – a strange fact considering they have won their opening [...]

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WAG of the Day

WAG No. 105: Adelina Elisei

Bringing a smile to Romanian faces in the Group of Death

With Italy, the Netherlands and France in their group, Romanians can’t be too hopeful of making it to the knockout stages of Euro 2008. Their departure may not make a great deal of difference to the neutral observer, but for [...]

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