World Cup commentary
From Tony Blair, in Long Beach, via Doug Krikorian:
I ask him if he thinks England's World Cup Soccer chances have been seriously impaired by the injuries to David Beckham and Michael Owen.
"Not really. … Those guys were pretty old anyway," he says.
For insightful comment on the 4-4-2 formation, the games theory of penalty shoot-outs and lots, lots more, this is the World Cup blog.
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