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Top 10 myths about the 2010 World Cup

By David Herman  

A new record... for yellow cards

10. This was a great World Cup

Martin Kelner, writing in the Guardian, called this World Cup right. “It has probably been the worst World Cup in modern times,” he said. There were no great teams and few great players.

Most of the famous stars had a poor tournament. Drogba and Ronaldo each scored once. Kaka, Messi, Ribery, Rooney and Torres didn’t score at all. There were few exciting games which swung to and…

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