Monthly Archives: June 2010

Should India Do Better?

According to the excellent book Why England Lose or Soccernomics in the United States, countries that have large populations and good economies should do well in international football. This brings the question, why have India only qualified for 1 World … Continue reading

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Best League In the World Series™: Oceania

Continuing the Best League In the World™ after a long break, we are on to Oceania.Oceania is not a very competitive country footballing wise, having sent just 4 finalists to the World Cup.In terms of entertainment, the Solomon Islands wins … Continue reading

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England: Antoher simile for "rubbish"

England drew 0-0 with Algeria, and were desperately poor. It was a distressing result, with many expecting England to play better against Algeria, who were not very good against Slovenia.As this graph shows, England had a lot of passes in … Continue reading

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