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June 2010 Archives

Instant Round of 16 Review: Spain Outlasts Portugal - June 29, 2010 4:21 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Zzzzz, It's Paraguay - June 29, 2010 12:40 PM
Portugal-Spain Preview: Not the Matchup the Spanish Necessarily Wanted - June 28, 2010 5:59 PM
Paraguay-Japan Preview: Score First (or at all) and You Win - June 28, 2010 5:57 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Brazil Grinds On - June 28, 2010 4:19 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Netherlands Trounces Slovakia 2-1 - June 28, 2010 11:47 AM
Group C is Exposed - June 28, 2010 8:15 AM
Netherlands-Slovakia: On Paper, the Dutch Run Away With It - June 27, 2010 5:56 PM
Brazil-Chile: On Paper, the Brazilians Cruise Too - June 27, 2010 5:37 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Offside of God Goal Leads to Argentina Rout of Mexico - June 27, 2010 4:22 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Germany Dominates But "Goalgate" Will Change the Sport - June 27, 2010 11:58 AM
Germany-England Preview: Germany Has the Edge, As Usual - June 26, 2010 5:09 PM
Argentina-Mexico Preview: 2006 Repeat? - June 26, 2010 5:08 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Ghana Outlasts the US - June 26, 2010 5:02 PM
Instant Round of 16 Review: Uruguay Edges South Korea to Move On - June 26, 2010 11:31 AM
USA-Ghana Preview: A Pick 'Em Game - June 25, 2010 4:52 PM
Uruguay-South Korea Preview: Expect Surprises - June 25, 2010 4:51 PM
Don't Fall For the Hype: The Results in This World Cup Haven't Been Unusual, Given the Locale - June 25, 2010 4:29 PM
Stats for the World Cup After All the Group Games - June 25, 2010 4:28 PM
Group H in Review - June 25, 2010 4:17 PM
Group G in Review: Brazil and Portugal Go Through - June 25, 2010 11:51 AM
Friday Preview: Groups G and H - June 24, 2010 4:21 PM
Group E in Review: Netherlands Cruises, Japan Surprises - June 24, 2010 4:20 PM
Why Are Europe's Teams Performing Poorly? Try Fatigue - June 24, 2010 3:56 PM
Group F in Review: The Defending Champions Go Home - June 24, 2010 7:16 AM
Thursday Preview: Groups E and F Decide Their Places - June 23, 2010 4:32 PM
Africa Gets a Team Into the Next Round as Ghana and Germany Qualify: Group D In Review - June 23, 2010 4:12 PM
USA and England Go Through! Group C In Review - June 23, 2010 11:57 AM
Wednesday Preview: The Most Wide Open Groups in South Africa -- C and D -- Decide Who Moves On - June 22, 2010 5:51 PM
Group B In Review: Argentina Tangos To Next Round As Nigeria Rues Missed Opportunities - June 22, 2010 4:32 PM
Group A in Review: The Home Team Goes Home - June 22, 2010 1:52 PM
Tuesday Preview: Groups A and B Decide Their Places - June 21, 2010 4:49 PM
Stats for the World Cup After the Second Set of Games - June 21, 2010 4:28 PM
Monday Review: Group H Gets Tighter - June 21, 2010 1:10 PM
Monday Review I: Boy Did We Blow It -- Game We Said Might Be Most Defensive of Tourney Ends Up 7-0! - June 21, 2010 9:52 AM
Monday Preview: The Return of Spain, the Most Defensive Match in the Tournament on Paper (and one more) - June 20, 2010 5:00 PM
Sunday Review II: Brazil Finds Its Rhythm In A Scrappy Game - June 20, 2010 4:49 PM
So Far, As Suggested, Countries With a Tradition of Racist Fans Have Underperformed at the Cup - June 20, 2010 12:05 PM
Sunday Group F Review: Italy Falters, Paraguay Does Not - June 20, 2010 11:45 AM
Other Than Ireland, The Nation That Is Happiest That France Is Likely Going Home - June 19, 2010 1:35 PM
Sunday Preview: Slovakia-Paraguay, Italy-New Zealand, and Brazil-Ivory Coast - June 19, 2010 9:51 AM
Saturday Review: Groups D and E - Netherlands Through, Cameroon Out, and Everything Else Up For Grabs - June 19, 2010 9:50 AM
England-Algeria Review: Football Isn't Coming Home, It May Be Going Home - June 19, 2010 6:03 AM
Factoids of the Day: Germany's Achilles Heel - June 18, 2010 2:09 PM
Preview of Saturday Games: Netherlands-Japan, Ghana-Australia, Cameroon-Denmark - June 18, 2010 1:00 PM
Germany Stumbles; the USA Almost Does - June 18, 2010 12:30 PM
Two Telling Stats Early in the Tournament - June 17, 2010 6:48 PM
Friday Preview: The US Makes Its 2nd Appearance: Will Robert Green? - June 17, 2010 6:30 PM
Thursday Wrap-Up: You Want Goals? We Got 'Em! - June 17, 2010 4:30 PM
Wednesday Wrap-Up: Goals, But Not Where Expected - June 16, 2010 5:49 PM
Stats for the First Set of Games in the World (Boring) Cup - June 16, 2010 5:39 PM
Thursday Preview: Argentina-South Korea, Nigeria-Greece, and France-Mexico - June 16, 2010 5:25 PM
Wednesday Preview: Chile-Honduras, Spain-Switzerland, and South Africa-Uruguay - June 15, 2010 5:30 PM
Tuesday Review: The Highlight of the Day is, gulp, New Zealand? - June 15, 2010 4:30 PM
Why World Cup Games Have Been So Boring -- And Are Likely To Remain That Way - June 15, 2010 1:12 PM
Tuesday Preview: Slovakia-New Zealand, Cote d'Ivoire-Portugal, Brazil-North Korea - June 14, 2010 6:02 PM
Monday Wrap-Up: Disappointment All Around - June 14, 2010 5:59 PM
Is Germany Really This Good or Australia Really This Bad? - June 14, 2010 1:08 AM
Monday Preview: Group E (Holland-Denmark and Cameroon-Japan) and Italy-Paraguay - June 13, 2010 5:00 PM
Quick Opening Thoughts on the Refs and Keepers - June 13, 2010 1:55 PM
Sunday Wrapup I: Algeria and Slovenia Disappoint but Ghana Does Not - June 13, 2010 1:42 PM
Sunday Preview: Group C Game (Slovenia-Algeria) and Group D (Germany-Australia and Ghana-Serbia) - June 12, 2010 9:33 PM
Review of England-USA: Once Again, Football Isn't Coming Home - June 12, 2010 5:15 PM
Group B Wrapup: Argentina and South Korea Look Solid - June 12, 2010 1:11 PM
England v USA Preview - June 11, 2010 7:35 PM
Group B Preview: Nigeria v. Argentina - June 11, 2010 7:35 PM
France v. Uruguay -- Good For a Snooze - June 11, 2010 7:30 PM
Khune Heroics and Mexican Tactical Mistakes Lead to Fair 1-1 Result - June 11, 2010 12:46 PM
Group B: South Korea v. Greece Preview - June 11, 2010 7:55 AM
Group A: France v. Uruguay Preview - June 10, 2010 10:11 PM
Opening Match Preview: South Africa v. Mexico - June 10, 2010 5:44 AM
Brazil Is The Team to Beat: Ranking the Teams From 1-32 - June 9, 2010 4:42 PM
Predictions From Some Experts (and not-so experts) - June 9, 2010 6:36 AM
How Playing at Altitude Might Transform the World Cup - June 8, 2010 10:00 AM
Could Countries With A Tradition of Racist Fans Underperform in South Africa? - June 6, 2010 6:45 PM
Are Premier League Players More Likely to Get Hurt At the World Cup? - June 5, 2010 3:05 PM
Surprise Selections (and other news) from Group H -- the Spanish Speakers (Plus Switzerland) - June 3, 2010 6:00 AM
Does Germany's Eurovision Victory Tell Us Anything About the World Cup? Probably - June 2, 2010 11:39 AM
US Opponent Watch: Why England Needs A Tactical Makeover - June 2, 2010 7:08 AM
Surprise Selections (and other news) from Group G, the Mini Group of Death With One Pariah -- Brazil, Ivory Coast, Portugal, and North Korea - June 1, 2010 7:05 AM

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