Special Edition
Sunday, June 20, 2010
  • Total meltdown in Bleus' camp

    [FRANCE] The French national team was thrown intro disarray on Sunday when its players boycotted a public training session at its base in Knysna ... Read the whole story

  • New Zealand shows the way

    [GROUP F] Who would have ever predicted that after the second weekend of play at the World Cup England, France, Italy and Spain would ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We are playing Ghana and not Kevin-Prince Boateng. Feelings about one person have to be set aside.”

    -- Germany general manager Oliver Bierhoff on whether the Germans will be seeking revenge against Ghana's Kevin-Prince Boateng, whose foul in the English FA Cup against Michael Ballack inflicted the ankle injury that knocked Germany's top player out of the World Cup. Boateng grew up in Germany and played for its youth national teams before switching allegiance to his father's country. His half brother, Jerome, is on the German squad in South Africa. Germany and Ghana play on Wednesday. (AP)

  • Robbed of a World Cup goal: Lalas has been there

    [FLASHBACK] The Maurice Edu goal nullified by referee Koman Coulibaly's phantom call wasn't the first time the USA was robbed of a World Cup ... 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

  • Spain faces must-win situation

    [PREDICTIONS] Spain finds itself in a must-win situation for its game Monday against Honduras. Meanwhile, Switzerland, which upset the Spaniards in their opening game, ... Read the whole story

  • What the USA must do

    [SCENARIOS] Friday's Group C matches -- the thrilling 2-2 USA-Slovenia game and dreadful 0-0 England-Algeria -- left all four teams still in contention for ... Read the whole story