Originally Posted by JasonMa
I love the World Cup but unlucky timing has me at Denver Comic-Con this weekend. Pluses, I've met John Barrowman and David Tennant in autograph lines and got a signed TMNT comic from Kevin Eastman. Minuses, I've missed pretty much all the games. I watched my recording of Spain-Portugal last night and watching Peru-Denmark right now. Kind of looking forward to Monday when I can really start focusing on the tournament. Plus the team of my heritage, who I'm backing since the U.S. are not there, Sweden plays Monday morning.
[Jokingly]If you pick Mexico, don't associate yourself with Landon Donovan who has really shot himself in the foot with a poorly thought through promotion with Wells Fargo.
That said, I enjoy both Mexico and Germany and loved the win by Mexico.
Originally Posted by roundshort
I wont be tuning in as I do not have a problem falling asleep. but if I did, watching soccer would be go to cure.
Poland vs. Senegal tomorrow has you written all over it.
I'm just waiting for the Iceland band wagon to kick-in in earnest. Gotta respect that a country of 330,000 people made it to the world cup when big money countries like the U.S. and traditional powerhouses like Italy can't make the cut.
It's subtle and not flashy, but I dig the video for Iceland introducing their team uniforms: