It’s finally here

The 2010 World Cup has, at long last, landed in South Africa. Argentina's first match, against Nigeria, kicks off at 11am Argentine time on Saturday, and you can read the first of two previews of Argentine hopes and fears for the tournament to come here on ESPN Soccernet right now. Throughout Argentina's stay in the tournament,... Continue Reading →


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 →

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 →

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