Last night I strolled through Facebook and my friend Di Mackey, who lives in Belgium, requested support for the Belgian football team and without batting an eye I pledged my support. Hand on heart.
Within a few clicks of Facebook I soon realised that Belgium was playing the USA that evening. What a kerfluffle! I had to write a quick retraction to Di and in my defense I stated that, ” there’s a part of my heart that’s with the USA because they’re trying so hard to bring soccer (football) to the US as a major sport and also, really… have you seen their dreadlocks and tats? I just love ’em.”
Well. They played their hearts out and I don’t care that they lost. They did us proud.
And this morning over my first cup of coffee I stumbled upon this photo collection (via Di) of the Belgian Football Team:
When asked to comment upon this collection of very stunning photographs I immediately began searching for the American World Cup team and I came up with this:
Really, guys? Really?
Could someone puhleeze do a black and white photo montage of our guys to rival the Red Devils? Middle aged ladies would like to know.