Brother Future VS. Paul the Oracle Octopus
While Paul the Oracle Octopus, far from Germany, ascended to stardom in the world after predicting 6 World Cup games correctly, in China another oracle called "X from the Future" drew a lot of attention!
This predictor on June 13 posted a topic at Baidu Tieba, titled "I am from the near future; come on in if you want to know", and claimed,
"I am from
Soccer Babes Battle for Their Team When Germany Meets Argentina in Quarters
Finally Germany meets Argentina in quarters in the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa. All eyes will be centered on this match! In the last 2006 Germeny World Cup, the Germans prevailed 4-2 in the penalty kicks against the Argentines. This time will the Argentine Soccer Team with the top footballer in the world Lionel Messi playing win over the German Team? Before the
North Korean Soccer Team Stops in Beijing
(From Mop) North Korea ended the 2010 World Cup with three losses and went home. But they had a stopover in beijing before flying home due to the transit flight. During their stopover, netizens on June 19 spotted the Korean team players coming out from a Korean style barbecue restaurant, among whom were Jong Tae-Se, An Xue Ying (Chinese pingyin), Zhi Yinnan (Chinese pinyin) and
Li Bingbing: My Favorite Footballer Is Lionel Messi
Li Bingbing, one of China's top actress, is also attracted to the FIFA World Cup 2010 much this time. Recently, she revealed that her favorite footballer is Messi, and she will be flying to South Africa to watch the semi-finals and have dinner with him. (Source: Mop)
Li Bingbing said, "This is the first time in my life watching the World Cup, and I found it
Actress Wang Mian Poses Topless for the World Cup
Recently, Wang Mian (王冕), a new hot actress from Mainland, went to Hong Kong to shoot a set of soccer themed photos. For the first time, Wang Mian posed topless, as she always appeared like an innocent girl next door before.
Wang Mian said, "I like sports, especially horse riding. It is fresh for me to shoot the world cup themed photos this time. I never
CCTV Reporter Shocks Cristiano Ronaldo
On June 21, Portugal soccer team held a press conference at Cape Town's Green Point Stadium. But a question from one Chinese in front reporter, named Lu You (陆幽), "shocked" all the people in the conference.
Lu You: Messi scored. How about you? Everybody is waiting for you to shoot.
C. Ronaldo: Messi scored? He scored? When? In Barcelona, you know?
People at the scene burst
Will North Korea Soccer Players Be Sent to Coal Mines?
Earlier on June 13, netizens at Mop were talking about the mysterious North Korean soccer team. They quoted a saying from American media that the Korean players will be sent to coal mine as punishment if they lose.
With that honor comes pressure. Moon Ki-nam, a former national-level North Korea coach who defected to South Korea in 2004, said players are handsomely rewarded with coveted apartments