FIFA World Cup News

Fabio Capello checking personally players’ fitness levels

Published: May 7, 2010

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The English Premier League is close to it’s end and the whole nation is preparing for World Cup 2010. It’s well known that the EPL is arguably the most physical of the top leagues in Europe and after a whole season, players are usually very exhausted and prone to injury. In fact quite a disturbing [...]

Gallas will be fit for World Cup 2010

Published: May 4, 2010

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There has been lots of concern recently, that one of France’s most charismatic defenders William Gallas won’t be fit in time to participate in the coming World Cup, which will be held in South Africa. His season with Arsenal was indeed plagued with injuries and he suffered again a recurrence of his calf injury in [...]

Movements inside FIFA’s World Rankings 2010

Published: May 1, 2010

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Although during the month of April 2010 there were no official games, we witnessed movements insids FIFA’s World Rankings. According to FIFA changes are the result of the “devaluation of past matches”. Most significant change was that of Brazil outsing Spain for first place. Spain has been topping the list for a straight five month [...]

Season over for Fernando Torres

Published: April 19, 2010

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It seems like things keep getting worst at Liverpool. The club is already facing a harsh financial crisis nut now they will also have to cope without their top striker, Fernando Torres. The Spaniard has managed 19 goals in only 22 appearances in the Premier League, but he will only be able to watch his [...]

Lippi: “Balotelli will be very useful even to the national team”

Published: March 17, 2010

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Marcello Lippi once more speaks about Balotelli: “Balotelli is very talented, I am sure that once he’ll complete his maturity phase, that Inter are doing very well, he will be very useful not only to Inter but also even for the National team.” Then he continued by speaking about Antonio Cassano. “Cassano who? Who is [...]

Milan, Beckham: “I am angry but I would like to thank everyone”

Published: March 15, 2010

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The Milan midfielder, David Beckham, has expressed his dissapointment for the injury that will almost certainly force him out of the World Cup in South Africa. On his official site David Beckham thanked all his supporters: “I am going to Finland to see a specialist and to make all the check ups for the injury. [...]

Juventus, Amauri soon becoming an Italian

Published: March 9, 2010

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It seems that the whole nationality saga around Amauri is soon set to conclude. The Juventus striker, according to what Figc revealed, will soon receive the ok to become an Italian citizen. Once he becomes an Italian citizen he will be able to play in the World Cup for the Italian national team. It is [...]

Palermo, Miccoli: “I would like an opportunity with the National Team”

Published: March 8, 2010

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Match-winner against Livorno, Palermo captain Fabrizio Miccoli, interviewed by Rai Sport expresses himself about his near future, both at individual level and Palermo. “I don’t know why I am not considered for the National team, I am abit unhappy about it as I would like to have a chance to win a place, but it’s [...]

German Players can win a jackpot this summer

Published: March 3, 2010

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Today Germany are playing Argentina in a friendly match in preparation for the World Cup. They will surely want to make good use of this match to sharpen their play before the World Cup as they will have a lot to gain this summer. If this summer they manage to win the World Cup they [...]

Capello pleads England supporters “Do not contest Terry”

Published: March 2, 2010

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England national coach, Fabio Capello, speaks once more about the John Terry scandal. “I think that the fans have to support us always. One has to understand that at personal level some players aren’t that well behaved, but on the pitch everything changes, we wear the England shirt and it’s important that they are always [...]