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SHARES
25 June 2010
The above may sound like the tag-line from a overproduced and formulaic Hollywood sports movie - they do them fairly often - but it may end up describing, in an admittedly trite way, the longer effects of Landon Donovan's added time winner against Algeria on Wednesday. 
SHARES
25 June 2010
It hurts when you hit rock bottom and when you get this low there is little chance of bouncing back quickly.
SHARES
25 June 2010
"That's the last time I follow England. What a load of rubbish. Four years of waiting for this? I'm never supporting them again, ever, and I don't care how they do in this World Cup."
SHARES
25 June 2010
Everywhere in South Africa is trying to get a little rub of the World Cup action. Arrive at East London Airport on the eastern cape and it’s immediately obvious that this is a city trying desperately hard to join in with the country’s 2010 football party.
SHARES
25 June 2010
As we prepare for the Selecao's clash against Portugal, labelled the biggest game of the 2010 World Cup's group phase, the buzz in Brazil goes three ways.
SHARES
24 June 2010
Only in Australia could a bout of political maneuvering upstage one of our proudest football triumphs.
SHARES
23 June 2010
Having assured qualification for the next second round with two wins, Maradona surprised nobody by trying out a couple of second-string players against Greece. Having used 108 players in his preparations for the World Cup, nobody expected any less.
SHARES
23 June 2010
When Werder Bremen parted with €4.5 million to sign 19-year-old Mesut Ozil in January 2008, the club's director of football Klaus Allofs said: “This transfer is about far-sightedness.” He knew that Werder would sooner or later lose brilliant playmaker Diego to a bigger club and was determined to have a successor waiting in the wings.
SHARES
23 June 2010
Can FourFourTwo.com News Editor Gregg Davies wear a different football-themed shirt every day for the entirety of the tournament? Well let's see... stay tuned every day!
SHARES
23 June 2010
It's a funny old game. I mean how, within the space of a mere five days, can a team basking in adoration following a thumping 4-0 thrashing of Australia, find their coach preparing to gear up for a all-or-nothing game against Ghana to salvage their World Cup campaign?

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