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Diego Forlan

When they say beautiful game, they mean Forlán, right?

Published July 12, 2010

When they say beautiful game, they mean Forlán, right?

Ah, so that’s it, it’s all over. Done and dusted. The World Cup 2010 is complete. Wait a minute… that was it? I am left feeling slightly confused and bemused by the whole World Cup thing. The first two weeks were brilliant. Football overload. Matches starting all over the place, lots of great teams and fun player names to laugh over. There were barely any tactics, because a draw was okay.

Ode to Forlán

Published July 7, 2010

Ode to Forlán

Credit: jikatu/Flickr I was skeptical about watching the 2010 World Cup There was no doubt that England would mess the whole thing up For five long weeks, flags everywhere. Football’s all that matters Inevitably our heroes left the nation’s hopes in tatters The countries kept on playing though, while our boys were sent packing The quality of game increased, goals no longer lacking And there he was, a shining light, a fabulous right foot