Posts Tagged ‘Chile’

Brilliance or Bust for Bielsa's Chile 0

Brilliance or Bust for Bielsa’s Chile

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The internet is a wonderful thing, isn’t it? Okay, so that’s not the best way to open an article about a perennial World Cup underdog, but bear with me here. As you’re reading this article online, I’m going to assume you’re privy to the wicked ways of the world wide web. Therefore I won’t be […]

Why Spain must fear the lollipop 2

Why Spain must fear the lollipop

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Chupete. Paquirrín. Call him what you like. Because no matter how you label Humberto Suazo, he will be the name on Spanish lips this time next month. The Chilean striker was the top goalscorer in South American qualification for the forthcoming World Cup, scoring ten goals to fire Marcelo Bielsa’s side to South Africa. And […]

World Cup scouting: Cameroon / Chile 0

World Cup scouting: Cameroon / Chile

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The World Cup scouting is back today with a look at both Cameroon and Chile. With Cameroon making their return to the World Cup scene, having missed out in 2006, the Indomitable Lions will form part of a strong African presence at the 2010 finals. Along with the Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Ghana expectancy levels […]

Eight more seal finals spot 1

Eight more seal finals spot

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As the World Cup qualifiers draw to a close, a number of teams have booked their place in next year’s finals in South Africa. Reigning champions Italy, Germany, Denmark and Serbia all qualified from Europe with results last night, while the Ivory Coast, the USA, Mexico and Chile also sealed a finals berth. Italy’s 2-2 […]