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Slovenia’s Profile

April 20, 2010

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Slovenia’s Profile A nation of just two million people, Slovenia have already punched above their weight to secure a place at this FIFA World Cup™. When one considers that they knocked out Poland, Czech Republic and, finally, Russia – population 142 million – to take their place in South Africa, the achievement becomes near-miraculous. Yet […]

Algeria’s Profile

April 20, 2010

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Algeria’s Profile Algeria will end a 24-year absence from football’s top table when they kick their first ball at the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™. Les Fennecs (the Desert Foxes) may have won the CAF African Cup of Nations since appearing at Mexico 1986, but they spent a long time in the wilderness before […]

USA’s Profile

April 20, 2010

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USA’s Profile With typical efficiency, the United States reached the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ by qualifying in first place in the final six-team Hexagonal phase of North, Central America and Caribbean Zone qualifying. Under the careful guidance of coach Bob Bradley, a well-drilled Stars and Stripes’ blend of proven internationals and up-and-coming stars […]

England’s Profile

April 20, 2010

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England’s Profile Dubbed English football’s ‘golden generation’, only to fall flat at UEFA EURO 2004 and the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™, South Africa 2010  may well be the last chance of international silverware for some of the most well-known faces in the world game. However, he appointment of Fabio Capello appears to have brought fresh […]