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  1. Swede revenge in the England camp, now for Donetsk

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for some retired French watching France dismantle Ukraine after the Donetsk deluge, and a few Russians and Germans. Shattered after a long drive back from Gdansk and the Ireland vSpain game, ... on blankly and the French cocked their heads and one said quietly to his friend: 'Les Anglais jouent bien.' Oui, and it was settled in my mind- it's off to Donetsk, then, on another ...

  2. Canaries squawk in mining country

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Peter Simpson Down in the coal mines beneath Donetsk they use the latest technology to detect the danger that lurks amid the seams of black gold that has built this far-flung venue ... they heaped derision in the only way they know how- in spades. The Communist heritage of Donetsk is abundant. Statues of Lenin and Soviet architecture live cheek by jowl on the wide roads lined ...

  3. Grabbing what you can, while you can

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... pitch. One I saw looked like a refugee settlement on the cusp of the apocalypse. Even makeshift bunks in hastily erected tents and portaloos located in urban scrubland in Donetsk were going ... enlightenment on their footy tour, and most will not come back with the family. That might be true in the parochial coal town of Donetsk. England fan Mike moaned about the down time between games. ...

  4. Draw like a victory for delusional fan

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 37-odd years following the Three Lions we have never had it so good. Down in deepest, darkest Donetsk and around the large TV screens flickering over captivated crowds gathered at the hosts' ... deep under the wave of blue shirts it looked as if they were defending in Devon and not Donetsk. 'Allez les Blancs!' I yelled at the screen and multi-linguistic Fan-Fan guffawed ...



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