Tagged: WC2010

Coaches: Feed Your Star, Players: Keep Your Head In It 0

Coaches: Feed Your Star, Players: Keep Your Head In It

Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney were both clearly frustrated in their World Cup exits.  Tactics could have been the cause for both. Should Rooney have been played alone up top?  Should Crouch have played more?  Considering the goal, should Defoe have played more? With Portugal…well, if you saw their matches, you know their tactics.  I’m not sure there’s a word for offense in Portuguese. What...

Thoughts on US Chances with ~3 days to go 0

Thoughts on US Chances with ~3 days to go

First off, join my World Cup bracket group. I got the following excerpt from someone that will remain unnamed: Oh now I understand why you are heading there for the early rounds and not the finals. Sorry to hurt your feelings, but the teams you are supporting aren’t going to get past the first rounds. Except maybe for England – but I don’t expect...


Lazyweb: Truphone in South Africa this summer?

So, just a quick post here.  I’ll plan to do a more extensive post in May as well.  I’m trying to decide what I want to do for notifications while in South Africa.  I’m doubting the stadiums will have wifi.  I don’t know how much it’s worth to me to do live updates via identica/twitter, but I’d like to.  Truphone was suggested to me,...

World Cup Bracket 2

World Cup Bracket

With all the talk about brackets for the NCAA tourney, and seeing this article on dynamic duos, I was inspired to do a World Cup bracket.  There still could be a lot happen.  There could be so crazy Togo-esque shooting or just simple injuries.  I got the layout of the below from Wikipedia, so please respect their Creative Commons license.  I’m not going to...