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Au revoir Domenech,

Au revior tout le monde. Le fates have handed you un grande retribution pour le jiggy-jiggy va va voom ball-to-main incident vs the Republic of Ireland, but your team have given me beaucoup de pleasure of the wrong kind and … Continue reading

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It takes a Republican to issue a shaming

The two best things about the World Cup so far in my eyes have been the game between Cameroon and Denmark – which was two parts part Total Football to one part Keystone Cops and was the ideal antidote to … Continue reading

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Les Bleus

When I first wore these the ground shifted in a slightly uneasy way beneath my feet. But I’m used to them now. In any event, it’s most felicitous that it’s the French who are taking the baton from the Dutch … Continue reading

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