Questionnaire results

With the World Cup squad set to fly out to South Africa from Ezeiza airport on Friday, I thought I'd revisit the questionnaire I set two weeks ago today asking who HEGS readers felt should have been included (but weren't) and who shouldn't have been included (but were). I'm delighted to say that in the... Continue Reading →

Torneo Clausura 2010 in review

A bit of a paradox, this torneo corto (short championship), because in spite of it only lasting 19 matches, it's been an absolute epic. We've seen four teams in contention for the title, two of whom couldn't have been expected to do so well at the turn of the year, as well as the (sort... Continue Reading →

World Cup questionnaire

Just for fun, here are a couple of polls to see what HEGS readers think of Diego Maradona's squad so far. If you need reminding what it looks like, here it is in all its grisly glory. You can follow the Clausura and the Argentine sides in the 2010 Copa Libertadores via HEGS on Twitter... Continue Reading →

Clausura 2010: Round 18 Sunday goals

There were one or two talking points on Sunday. Seba Verón was sent off in the first half as Estudiantes stumbled at the penultimate hurdle in their quest to win an unprecedented Clausura-and-Libertadores double (a 0-0 draw with Rosario Central that condemned their opponents to the relegation playoffs whilst also ensuring Racing are safe); Huracán... Continue Reading →

A note on comments

Nothing to do with football this one, but it needs saying. Not many people comment here on HEGS - I love you all whether you do or not - but lately WordPress's spam filter has slipped from being highly (sometimes too) effective to being as much use as a chocolate fireguard, although that being said... Continue Reading →

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