Posts Tagged ‘World Cup 2014’

Spain - Everything that has a beginning, has an end 1

Spain – Everything that has a beginning, has an end

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It was only a brief smile, a smirk even. It passed across Vicente Del Bosque’s rumpled features as Chile scored the second goal of their stunningly straightforward 2-0 win against his Spanish team, a fleeting glimpse of the emotions raging beneath the coach’s normally stoic visage.  In that moment, his thoughts — or at least some of […]

Jordan Henderson: from overhyped to underrated 2

Jordan Henderson: from overhyped to underrated

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Jordan Henderson is the last man standing. Of the three expensive – see: overpriced – Englishmen brought in by Kenny Dalglish, gone are Andy Carroll and Stewart Downing. Of this North Eastern triumvirate, it is the boy from Sunderland who remains. Many balked at the fee when Liverpool paid £16m – potentially rising to £20m […]