June 12, 2014

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Group F pits three predominantly Islamic nations against one hardcore Catholic nation. It’s not quite Samuel Huntington’s Clash of Civilisations, but it’s close. Here’s how it’s going to play out. 1st place – Argentina Argentina are good at football. Their players have long hair and great phonetic names. Any seasoned football fan will understand these…

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Undisputedly the Group of Life, Belgium must have been quietly pleased when these bunch of easy-beats were pulled out alongside them. No doubt Russia felt entitled to an easy group and could possibly trump Belgium for the top spot, but I fear Algeria and Korea face being drowned in a bukkake of goals. Sure, Korea may…

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