Tag : argentina

Sport | France Blaise past Switzerland whilst Costa Rica complete Italian job

4 years ago / 0 comments

Well, it’s official, England are out of the World Cup. It came a bit earlier than expected but the good news is that either Italy or Uruguay will be joining us. After Friday’s results only one of the two teams can progress from the group when the two meet next … Read More

Sport | Goal Line Technology – The three dreaded words are back again

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Well, it was bound to happen eventually: four years on from Frank Lampard’s infamous goal that didn’t stand against Germany that opened the world’s eyes to the need for goal line technology, those three words were once again brought into the spotlight when France faced Honduras.In what was otherwise a … Read More

Sport | World Cup – Day 4 Preview

4 years ago / 0 comments

Whilst many England fans may still be wondering what went wrong in Manaus, and whether it was Gary Cahill or Glen Johnson to blame for the defeat, the rest of the footballing world will be moving on to day four of the tournament; Sunday sees three more matches in a … Read More

Sport | World Cup Preview

4 years ago / 0 comments

On the eve of the long-awaited tournament, Alex Bowmer looks over the main contenders chances Brazil The pressure is on for the hosts, who go into the tournament as favourites. However, an emphatic Confederations Cup win last summer, capped off by a comprehensive victory over Spain, gives them real hope … Read More

Photojournal: Winter Days in Buenos Aires

5 years ago / 0 comments

It’s 6am and LAN Airlines Flight #461 from Santiago de Chile to Buenos Aires is turbulently scaling the Andes Mountains. As the sun rises and illuminates their peaks, long shadows are cast through the snow. Sat next to the plane wing, I’m frustrated by my view being cut in half, … Read More

‘Los Pumas’ Ready to Pounce

6 years ago / 0 comments

New Zealand highlighted their status as the world’s best rugby playing nation as they dominated the inaugural Rugby Championship. In a new format that saw Argentina brought in order to extend the competition from the Tri-Nations, it was the same old story as the All Blacks once again stole the … Read More