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Wandering About: Germany (2006 FIFA World Cup)

Here I am again, talking about my journeys through places… I’m still in Europe and, remarkably, on the same year as Paris… 2006 was a good year for traveling! 295 more words

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Argentina (Away 2006-07)

At the 2006 World Cup Argentina was among the few truly impressive teams. Recall the 6-0 smashing of Serbia & Montenegro and that brilliant never-ending passing move until Cambiasso slot home the second goal. 504 more words

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Germany (Home 2006-07)

For the World Cup on home soil, Germany – despite a good showing at the 2005 Confederations Cup – looked nothing like a serious contender. To the dismay of German fans who especially lamented the extravagant methods of Klinsmann and the fact that he was not living in Germany full time. 492 more words

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Berlin/Frankfurt, Germany

I am the oldest brother, and also the only who has ever attended a World Cup game. I was eight years old, and it is with no doubt one of the best memories I have. 289 more words

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Winners & Losers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Draw

On Friday, a friend of mine on Facebook posted “Here’s to hoping my finals don’t go as poorly as the USMNT group draw.” “Oh sh*t!” I thought, and immediately checked the damage. 1,996 more words

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France in Serious Trouble After Defeat in Ukraine

The prospect of missing a World Cup for the first time since 1994 is no very real for France after they lost 2-0 in Ukraine.  They fact that the French weren’t even able to score an away goal puts them in serious trouble.  66 more words


Italy (Home 2006-07)

2006: a year that will always be remembered very fondly by fans of the Azzurri. No wonder, they were crowned World Champions for the fourth time on that one night in Berlin on June 9, 2006. 819 more words

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