Archive for the ‘football’ Category

russia and qatar come up on top for world cup

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

the 2018 world cup will be in russia while this international football championship will head to the near east for the first time in 2022 when qatar –the country whose name breaks loads of grammatical rules in english.

oezil to real madrid for 15 million euros

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

mesut oezil who plays for the german national team and for werder bremen in bremen, germany is transferring to real madrid for 15 million euros ona 6 year contract. you can read the original article here. he joins sami khedira, his team mate from germany’s national football team who has also transfered to real madrid.

les bleus suspended

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

the new coach of the french team has taken immediate action by suspending the entire team (all 23 of them) for their first post (disasterous) world cup friendly against norway. what does this mean?

will david cameron get a state dinner?

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

david cameron and his wife are on their way to the white house for the first time since he became prime minister. will david cameron be honoured with a state dinner or get the boot from obama like gordon brown to underscore the existence or non-existence of the uk-us special relationship?

fernando torres second baby on the way

Monday, July 19th, 2010

fernando está teniendo un bebéfernando torres and his wife of 1 year are about to have a second kid. he’s one of the most naturally talented football players other there. shame he got injured prior to the world cup. hopefully he’ll be up to form for the european championships 2 years from now. but the big question is will his 100m euro transfer to chelsea happen so he can be come the 15 million euro-a-year man?

iker casillas to marry tv commentor

Monday, July 19th, 2010

goalkeeper for spain’s national football team, iker casillas is on his way down the aisle with his girlfriend. does anyone really care?

forlan animation tribute

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

maradona around for copa america

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

looks like diego maradona will remain coach of the argentina national team, with of course the blessing of lionel messi.

real madrid closes deal with khedira?

Friday, July 16th, 2010

if your spanish is good, you can see that el real madrid has closed its deal with khedira who scored germany’s last point during the germany vs. uruguay mini final of world cup 2010. if your spanish is below par, you will see on babel fish ‘Madrid closes the signing of Khedira.’