Archive for December, 2011

The Euro 2012 draw

December 2nd, 2011

So now we know who we will be playing next summer, and quite honestly the draw could have been worse. We are in group C together with Italy, Ireland and Croatia, and with two teams going through we have to say we are confident. Italy of course are the most difficult, but who can forget that we out catencchioed the catenacchio specialists four years ago in the quarter final, and then San Iker saved two penalties in the shoot out to take us on the road to our magnificent victory! I have saved the underpants I wore that night in a frame on my wall, (once I cleaned them up that is – it took three days of boiling in caustic soda to do so, such was the excitement of the moment!), and the memory will live with us forever! More »