When you know Jesus you never lose

Check out that picture. That’s the home screen of the website for Daniel Sturridge who scored England’s goal today. His pose is becoming the classic response of Christians on the sportsfield (especially footballers) in response to triumph. They point to the heavens to remind anyone who cares to listen that while people may be cheering […]

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The French

I've tried to bring up my children the right way. I've explained to them that the natural feelings of competitiveness that they feel whenever the French are mentioned are just genetic – it's part of being British Turns out, it goes the other way too… French coach Marc Lievremont believes he has an international consensus […]

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How to place your bets for the Germany game

Uncertain which way it's going to go? Breathe easy – an octopus will tell you… 'Psychic' octopus predicts Germany victory over England 'Psychic' Paul went straight to the German container An octopus in a German aquarium who is said to be psychic has predicted the country's football team will knock England out of the World […]

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Schadenfreude - or should that be Joie de Dommage?

This from Brucey,   and then from the Telegraph, French meltdown almost as good as being there for the Irish. The inglorious exit, the players’ strike, Nicolas Anelka’s expulsion from the squad and the utter humiliation of Raymond Domenech. Come on, Ireland. It is time to confess. Have you all been sticking pins into a […]

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