Posts tagged: Euro 2004

Not Again

Whoever said that God is an Englishman was fibbing, at least where football is concerned. He/she may be German, Brazillian or Portuguese, but to drag us through yet another unsuccessful penalty shoot, he certainly isn’t on our side, unless this earthly purgatory is to make heaven seem all the sweeter when we arrive there. Read more ›››

Case Proven?

Surprise, surprise Denmark and Sweden drew 2-2 to send Italy out of Euro 2004. I’m not suggesting any sort of collusion (though some are), but it was strange that the Swedes should equalise almost at the same moment that Italy scored their winning goal against Bulgaria.

But where on earth did the ref get five minutes added time in the latter game? Read more ›››