Special Edition
Wednesday, June 16, 2010
  • The favorite falls in shocker

    [GROUP H] Switzerland stifled Spain and beat the European champion and tournament favorite, 1-0. Chile won its first World Cup game in nearly half ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Platini? I'm not surprised, I've always had a very distant relationship with him, it's always just hello and goodbye, nothing more than that. We all know how the French are, and Platini is French, and he believes he is better than rest."

    -- Argentina's Diego Maradona on reported negative comments from Michel Platini about Maradona's coaching ability. (The Guardian)

  • Howard responds to Slovenian boast

    [USA-SLOVENIA] Andrej Komac boasted that Slovenia will beat the USA Friday in Johannesburg, but U.S. goalie Tim Howard, who returned to full training on ... Read the whole story

  • What tricks does Maradona have for South Korea?

    [PREDICTIONS] Argentina players are crediting Coach Diego Maradona with coming up with the play that produced the winning goal against Nigeria. He'll need to ... Read the whole story

  • World Cup 2010 in brief

    [SCOREBOARD] The 2010 World Cup finished with an average of 2.27 goals a game, the second lowest in history. Spain's eight goals in seven ... Read the whole story

  • Beware of the 'Green Dragon'

    [PORTRAIT] South Korea's 2-0 dismantling of Greece in its opening game was no fluke. It features one of the most exciting young wingers in ... Read the whole story

  • Sao Paulo stadium is dropped

    [WORLD CUP 2014] How bad are things going in Brazil, host of the 2014 World Cup? Organizers have dropped Sao Paulo's Morumbi Stadium because ... Read the whole story