Meet the YG World Cup Bloggers: Steffan Pedersen

by Steffan Pedersen In just under one month the 2014 World Cup will begin in Brazil.  To celebrate, we've invited bloggers from around the world to talk about their experiences during the Cup.  Today we'd like to introduce one of those bloggers, a Danish-American who works in marketing.  Take it away Steffan: I am a [...]

By | May 22nd, 2014|FIFA World Cup 2014, Football, General, Soccer|Comments Off on Meet the YG World Cup Bloggers: Steffan Pedersen

Starting the day off right in Cape Town

The World Cup has kicked off, and our entire country has a severe case of ‘Football Fever.’ People that have never watched a game of football in their lives are suddenly glued to their television sets; the talk on the streets is all about football. The net result: South Africa is a great [...]

By | June 21st, 2010|Football World Cup 2010, General, Sports in Germany|Comments Off on Starting the day off right in Cape Town

Pakistan and the World Cup

Last week I found myself shocked by the news: Younus Khan--former captain of the Pakistani national cricket team--had been named "ambassador of football" for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in South Africa by the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF).  But why a cricket player as the ambassador of football? During a recent visit to Lahore's cricket team camp, former [...]

By | June 16th, 2010|Football World Cup 2010, General|10 Comments