Hottie: In honor of Spain’s victory over Honduras, thejerseychaser.com is profiling Gerard Pique. Pique comes from a wealthy Catalan family, and his grandfather is even the former vice-president of Barcelona. Pique has got the stats to back it up his looks and trust-fund. The 23-year old helped Barca become the first Spanish team to complete the treble (three major championships in a year). Will he help Spain win a championship?
Recap: Today, Spain outshot Honduras 22-9 to get the win 2-0. Spain and Chile are battling for first place in Group H. Chile also got the win in the second game, beating Switzerland 1-0.
In Group G, North Korea played and lost to Portugal 7-0. In their first World Cup game, Korea DRP put up a good fight against the No.1 team Brazil only losing 2-1. Six of Portugal’s goals came in the second-half. Group G is undoubtedly the hardest group in the World Cup and will have their final group games on Friday.Brazil will play Portugal and Korea DRP the Ivory Coast. While Brazil has already qualified to move onto the quarterfinals, Portugal must either beat or tie Brazil.
* Tomorrow’s game to watch: France v. South Africa. While all eyes have been on South Africa, for this game, attention will shift towards France. On Sunday, France refused to practice to protest the expulsion of teammate Nicolas Anelka. Anelka went on a profanity tirade against France’s head coach after Raymond Domenech criticized Anelka’s playing in the first-half.