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England and Mexico out of the World Cup, officiating and history take centre stage

The family is off on holiday so blogging is becoming more challenging... Not to mention that it was hard to write about England's loss to Germany on Sunday. Over the years there have been many...

England-Germany, and Argentina-Mexico preview.

England's View The Three Lions played way better against Slovenia and were deserved of going on to the second round. Fabio Capello made two big changes by putting Jermain Defoe in place of Emile...

World Cup Day 13: USA, England, Germany, Ghana IN. Slovenia, Algeria, Serbia, Australia OUT.

Germany celebrates penalty kick victory over England in 1990. Following the day 13 results England will face Germany in the Round of 16. Will England find once again, as Jess's coach put it in the mov

Joy for the winners, bitterness for the losers

Group C will be decided in the first two games today. England should dispatch Slovenia and the US is favoured over Algeria. But the games are played on the field and nothing is certain.

Germany defeated, while England and US draw on day of surprises

A day of surprises. Serbia 1-0 Germany, US 2-2 Slovenia, England 0-0 Algeria. The net result. Germany qualifies first with a win against Ghana (and Ghana goes home). England and the US quaify if they

FIFA World Cup Day 8: preview

Germany's View The Germans were the most impressive team in the opening round of games. They destroyed an Australian team that experts said could pull off some surprises. Germany comes into the game...

FIFA World Cup Day 3: Germany-run riot

The early game of Algeria-Slovenia was arguably more boring than the France-Uruguay game this morning, but at least there was a fan who decided to entertain the viewers by climbing up the lightpole...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with other world leaders

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke today with the leaders of Indonesia, India, Germany and Italy to discuss the upcoming G-8 and G-20 Summits.

FIFA World Cup Day 3 Preview

Without Michael Essien Ghana will be hard pressed to overcome Serbia. Robert Green's howler that allowed the US to draw with England gives more significance to the Algeria v Slovenia. Germany should p

Two world wars and one World Cup?

As the 2010 World Cup kicks off (literally), many sponsors are playing on the often not-so friendly national rivalries.