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The 200% World Cup: World Cup Breakfast – Conspiracy! Conspiracy!

The 200% World Cup: World Cup Breakfast – Conspiracy! Conspiracy!

So FIFA spoke, and when they did, it was with a mighty, vengeful wrath. Luis Suarez’s World Cup is over, and Uruguay is apoplectic over the decision, with both journalists and the public crying foul play over the decision to ban Suarez from all football related activities for four months and from his country’s next…

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June 27, 2014
Ian
The 200% World Cup: The Group H Final Round – Live!

The 200% World Cup: The Group H Final Round – Live!

And so, this is it. The final pair of group matches at Brazil 2014. Belgium head the group and are already in the second round. They need a point to guarantee that they will finish top but in reality, they are likely to whatever happens, bar some very strange results. Their opponents, South Korea, have…

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June 26, 2014
Ted
The 200% World Cup: Belgium v Russia – Live!

The 200% World Cup: Belgium v Russia – Live!

They may well be the great hope of many for this tournament, but there were times during their opening match against Algeria looked as if they might not be able to live up to the hype that has preceded them. Still, they got three points from their opening match and a win this evening against…

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June 22, 2014
Terry
The 200% World Cup: Artist’s Impression number 5

The 200% World Cup: Artist’s Impression number 5

Goalkeepers win, and lose, football matches. There’s no other position quite like it and one of the key reasons that goalkeepers are a different breed from the rest of us. Taller, if nothing else. And with big hands. Big meaty hands. Hairy old meat. This old truism was proven once again last night. Mexico’s multiple-fingered…

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June 18, 2014
Ted
The 200% World Cup: Russia vs South Korea – Live!

The 200% World Cup: Russia vs South Korea – Live!

Short and sweet. Last game of the opening World Cup matches. The Russian team are all based in the homeland and come full of experience. On the other hand South Korea are full of youth, pace and excitement…

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June 17, 2014
Richard
The 200% World Cup: Dotmund’s Red Card Frenzy, Parts 17-20

The 200% World Cup: Dotmund’s Red Card Frenzy, Parts 17-20

And so to the next in our series of pre-tournament football arts from that lovable scamp Dotmund, who today has stories of misfortune and distemper from Nigeria, Portugal, Russia & South Korea. You can follow Dotmund on Twitter by clicking here. You can follow Twohundredpercent on Twitter by clicking here.

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June 4, 2014
Ted

Euro 2012: Group A – The Final Day

The bunting will be hanging limp in Warsaw and Wroclaw this afternoon. Poland, the co-hosts of the 2012 European Championships, have been eliminated from the competition at the end of an evening which also saw a Russian team which sparkled in its opening match last week against the Czech Republic eliminated. A group which had…

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June 17, 2012
Ian
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