Continued from yesterday. What went wrong for Confederation of African Football [CAF] teams at World Cup 2010? Algeria The Desert Foxes, despite somehow beating a superior Egypt to make it to the finals, finished bottom of their group – without scoring a goal. A dire draw against England was the highlight of their tournament. Coach [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Ivory Coast'
July 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Features, Football
June 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Features, Football
Group G finally kicked this tournament into overdrive with a festival of 11 goals in two matches yesterday. So, what about the final group games on Friday 25th June? Assuming Brazil and Portugal play out the draw that suits them both the Ivory Coast would go out. However if someone forgets the script and Brazil [...]
Reading quotes from Sven after the Ivory Coast snore draw with Portugal confirmed what I had long suspected. Like a cross between Zelig and Forrest Gump, Sven is an idiot with a knack for being in the right place at the right time. He has never been shy of throwing his hat in the ring [...]
June 15th, 2010 · No Comments · Features, Football
At last, the day we’ve all been waiting for. Group G. Today we’ll see the first games in the toughest group in the tournament and, hopefully, some of the most entertaining. This tournament needs it. First up Ivory Coast v Portugal [3pm Ellis Park] Will Drogba play? Despite still having his arm in a cast [...]