The 2013 Under-20 World Cup: Groups C & D

Results Group C: Colombia 1 Australia 1; Turkey 3 El Salvador 0; El Salvador 2 Australia 1; Turkey 0 Colombia 1 Group D: Greece 2 Mexico 1; Paraguay 1 Mali 1; Paraguay 1 Mexico 0; Mali 0 Greece 0 Group of Death? You want a group of death? Group D’s the name....

The 2013 Under-20 World Cup: Groups A & B

Blimey. If you thought English Premier League defending was “dreeeeaaaadful” (copyright Alan Hansen) last season, and it was, wait ‘til you see what’s coming. Groups A and B The opening day of the FIFA Under-20s World Cup was a bit of a joy to behold for lovers of...

Interviews With The Football Vampires: Part One

The last few days have seen the publication/broadcast of two hugely contrasting examples of the football interview. First up was what happened when a leading football figure was interviewed by his (self-styled) fiercest critic. Second came three blokes having a chat...