The most critical game for England during the group stage could well be against Slovenia [The Dragons] in their last game on 23rd June. The bookies are offering 2-1 for an England win and only 3-1 for a draw in the opening game against USA. The outcome, I would wager, will be a lot closer [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Slovenia'
June 8th, 2010 · No Comments · Betting, Features, Football
May 27th, 2010 · No Comments · Armchair Fan, Features, Football
In the last few days I’ve been assaulted by ‘expert’ opinion on the tactical approach that England will use in the World Cup. I’ve read quotes from Capello saying his favorite formation is 4-4-2 but that he’s romantically attached to 3-5-1 which he used to great effect with Roma. Four Four Two magazine says his [...]
May 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Features, Travel
The Football Supporters’ Federation (FSF) will be running a Fans’ Embassy service in the 3 host cities of all England’s fixtures this summer. Supported by the FA, Premier League and PFA, FSF is designed to ‘support travelling England fans and also improve the image of Engalnd fans’, and the English in general, abroad. They also [...]