Category Archives: Euro 2012

Are Spain BORING?

Spain have won an unprecedented third consecutive major championship and with it, have cemented their place in the pantheon of some of the greatest teams ever. What is far from cemented though, is their reputation of being an entertaining team … Continue reading

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Psychic Cesc and Postman Mario

“Cesc, you take the second one”, “Nope, I’m going last.” That’s the conversation the Spanish assistant coach had with Cesc Fabregas and the rest of the Spanish national team when they were deciding who should take the penalties in the … Continue reading

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The Unstoppable Force vs The Mafia

Perfection lies in balance. Everything comes in pairs (almost) and perfection is attained when you can balance the two sides of the coin to get the optimum result. Germany are balancing that coin on a knife-edge. They’ve been by far … Continue reading

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Torres Starts. Scoring! – The Return of Blondie-locks

After 16 months of rivaling the legendary Emile Heskey and the likes, for scoring droughts and missed sitters, Fernando Torres has finally proved that he isn’t totally wasted. Sort of. Liverpool fans might remember him as a majestic assassin who … Continue reading

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The Oranje vs Ze Germans

The biggest match of the Group stages has finally arrived. Netherlands vs Germany, on Matchday 2, in the Group of Death, sometimes referred to as Group B (!). What makes this one especially interesting is that those pesky Danes had … Continue reading

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Spain go Topless!! – And almost get away with it..

I know this match happened two days back, but it was by far the most interesting game of the tournament so far. We all saw Del Bosue’s lineup and we all got shocked by the lack of at least one … Continue reading

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