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Mr Fancy’s “hairscape”


Rather disappointingly the World Cup appears to be hamstrung by each team’s deep suspicion of what that bloody ridiculous ball might do next, so if the players aren’t going to make this thing exciting, then you will have to look for ways to do [...]

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The 10 most exciting players at the World Cup… for now

Yes, meet three of them

Ronaldo Kaka and Messi

Of course, a World Cup can make footballers, break footballers, or simply uncover magnificent attacking talent, and over the next few weeks one or two names will surely be introduced into the global vernacular.

In England [...]

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Group of Death Update

OMFG! Didier Drogba OUT of the World Cup!

“Ow, my elbow!”

Didier Drogba

If you happen to be holidaying in Portugal today, chances are that your lunchtime platter of small sausages was temporarily forgotten thanks to a strange noise that sounded like a few million Cristiano Ronaldo fans all sighing in unison. The Group [...]

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World Cup Fever

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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Betting News

Put your money where Didier Drogba’s mouth is

Drog-Drog – goal machine


As reported in today’s ooh-ah Daily Star, Didier Drogba said this in a recent interview:

“Can I be top scorer at the World Cup? I really hope so.”

“It’s important that we do well as a nation but if I can win the World Cup [...]

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World Cup Fever

Are England really the World’s second best side?

The England team, give or take the odd Upson, James, or Heskey

England team 

Just today, Liverpool’s crocked centre forward, Fernando Torres, said this (as reported in the Daily Mail):

“People say that Spain have the best starting XI in the world but when you look at England on [...]

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