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Should Russia host the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

The recent downing of Malaysian Airlines flight 17 over eastern Ukraine has caused uproar in the international community. Much of the furor has been directed at Russia who—either overtly or covertly—is thought to be responsible for an act that killed 298 people. 493 more words


Victor Hugo Morales, los gauchos, los alemanes y el "nazismo"

Hace un tiempo, el relator Víctor Hugo Morales (sí, ese de Maradona en México ’86 y el “barrilete cósmico, de qué planeta viniste!!“) emitió duras críticas en contra de los jugadores de la selección de Alemania por el polémico cántico en el que trataron de “ 227 more words

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Obrigado, Brasil!

Two weeks since FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Two weeks since the world was united for football. Thank you, Brazil! Let’s stay united even though the championship is over! 7 more words


I am Incorrigible

Oh, you knew that already.

I’m also very tired.

My neighbour came home at 2am. Know how I know that? He made a lot of noise putting his car in the carport outside my open bedroom window. 556 more words


Coutinho Central to Liverpool Success

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers lavished praise upon Philippe Coutinho, claiming the Brazilian No. 10 is “a wonderful reference and the brain” of his new team, following the departure of Luis Suarez to Barcelona. 773 more words

FIFA World Cup

The missing months, continued

From Thailand, it was off to Turkey. I had booked a Turkish Airlines flight to Brazil, which routed through Turkey so I decided to spend a month there. 636 more words

Travel Log

World Cup Fever: IV

It’s all over, the dust has settled, and I think it’s fair to say that the best team of the tournament won. As with South Africa 2010, it took a solitary extra time goal to settle the final – but thankfully, Germany and Argentina served up a far better game than Spain and the Netherlands managed to four years ago. 137 more words