Posts tagged "France"

World Cup: Adios Diego. Uruguay is out, so I'm cheering for Germany and its diverse team.

The Americas is out of the World Cup with Uruguay losing to the Netherlands in a dramatic 3-2 game. The hopes for a Latin American team in the final are dead. It will come down to two European teams. Diego Forlan photo from FIFA.com One player who I will miss seeing is Uruguay’s team captain... Read more »

World Cup victory for Mexico over France, it's like Cinco de Mayo

Mexico defeats France! Mexico beat the French for the first time in their nation’s history at the World Cup.But it wasn’t the first time Mexico beat the French in history. In the battle of Cinco de Mayo the Mexican Army defeated the French invaders in 1862. Isn’t it great when history repeats itself? Recall that... Read more »