Italy will face France in the Final of the 2006 World Cup, after one of the greatest semi-finals against Germany and France's win over the disgraceful Portugal.
Sad news at the passing of England & Yorkshire's greatest fast bowler Fiery Fred Trueman, the first bowler to take 300 test wickets.
Sven-Goran Eriksson again leads England to an inept quarter final penalties defeat to the hand of Luiz Felipe Scolari that sees Svennis leave the England job as a failure, with David Beckham standing down as captain and hopefully playing his last game for England.
This week in music history - June 27th to July 3rd - with who was born and who died, info on Willie Dixon, Elvis, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones & Jim Morrison.
Thierry Henry is a big girl dirty cheat for feigning injury to try and get Puyol sent off in France's last 16 win over Spain.
England beat Ecuador 1-0 thanks to a Beckham feee kick to progress to the quarter finals of the World Cup where they will meet old nemesis Luiz Felipe Scolari and his Portugal side.
Sven has said he would drop Beckham if he felt it was right to do so and if he can't see it is needed now when will he ever do so.
Not much is know in England about their next World Cup opponents, the main fact being they eat cuy or guinea pigs as we know them.
This week in music history - June 22nd to June 28th - with who was born and who died, including The Who's John Enwistle.
Another game of two halves from England in their last group game against Sweden, good in the 1st insipid in the 2nd, typical Sven team and Michael Owen's World Cup is over.
Video clip of Jon Rauhouse playing with Neko Case on the track 'Maybe Sparrow' live on 'The Late Show with David Letterman'
Since Toxic Web praised the Yanks for winning with plenty of their big names out injured of course had the opposite effect and the kiss of death hit with the Yanks losing some bad games.
Argentina's exceptional 6-0 thumping of S&M showed the rest of the teams how football should be played, especially the lacklustre England.
England put in another uninspired performance in their second game of the World Cup but beat Trinidad & Tobago 2-0 to secure qualification from the first round.
Toxic Web is showing it's support for Englnad's World Cup bid.