Category Archives: Algeria

USA 1-0 Algeria

Landon Donovan’s last-minute winner rescued USA’s World Cup, sending them through to the second round as group winners, ahead of England on goals scored, where they will face Ghana. It would take the most blinkered Englishman to suggest they do … Continue reading

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England 0-0 Algeria

Where to begin? This was horrible stuff from the first minute to last. England can still qualify with a win over Slovenia and may yet top the group, but that is not the point. The point is why, after the … Continue reading

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Algeria 0-1 Slovenia

Any watching England fans who put themselves through this turgid affair will at least have taken heart that Fabio Capello’s side should, on this evidence, win their two remaining games without too many problems. But that is scant consolation for … Continue reading

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Algeria

With all the will-he-won’t-he kerfuffle done and dusted now the England squad has been announced I’ll be doing a quick rundown on each of their group stage opponents. For some reason I’ve started with Algeria, who England will face in … Continue reading

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