Category Archives: Group B

Nigeria: in the shadow of the Eagles of the past

All is not well with the Super Eagles.  The past few years have seen them fail to produce the sort of form that shot them to global fame in their hey-day in the 1990’s.  Nigeria famously reached the second-round after … Continue reading

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Argentina: Between Messi’s Magic and Maradona’s Madness

Argentina are one of the favorites to win the World Cup, and for good reason.  Not only do they have the best player of this generation, Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, they also have astonishing attacking talent at their disposal. Their defenders … Continue reading

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