The FIFA Puskas Award is an award established on 20 October 2009 by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), at the behest of then-president Sepp Blatter, in order to award the player, male or female, judged to have scored the most aesthetically significant, or “most beautiful”, goal of the calendar year.… [Click to read the rest] “The Fifa Puskas Award 2016”
(The famous Red Devils’ logo – Image source: http://www.montrealgazette.com)
First it was the cookies, and then it was on yoga and now the football shirts? It looks like we have highly paid (with our money) civil servants with too much free time at their disposal.
I am not a Muslim and do not wish to indulge with any guidelines that may be issued by the authorities for the Muslims in Malaysia but then again, certain guidelines given does put Malaysia and Malaysians as whole in a strange, strange situation in the eyes of the international community.… [Click to read the rest] “Man U & Islam”
(The winning goal that took Spain into the finals. Image source: Michael Steele/Getty Images. More here)
One of my 2 buddies – Alex or Anil is going to go back with a big load of cash as their predicted team in the finals have made it. Sadly my favourite, the Argentinians got kicked out in the quarter-finals and probably did not know what whacked them (they ended up losing 4 to nothing to the Germans).… [Click to read the rest] “Finals: Spain vs Holland”
(Swiss’ lonely goal due to a series of blunders by the Spanish. Image source: AP Photo/Roberto Candia. More pictures here)
World Cup 2010 certainly is providing a lot of upsets. Almost everyone in the office thought Spain will just bulldoze over the “weaker on the paper” Swiss but the other way around happen instead!… [Click to read the rest] “Hot Swiss Cheese!”
(It is not cheap to run a Formula 1 team even for winning teams – Image source: Forbes)
There are pros and cons to the Government’s latest adventure into Formula 1. We thought we had a taste of Formula 1 with Petronas’ involvement and Alex Yoong in the driver’s seat but in the Malaysia Boleh spirit, we are getting ourselves one notch up in this very expensive sport
Sepang International Circuit (SIC), a joint partnership involving the government and a consortium of Malaysian entrepreneurs for the 1Malaysia Formula One Team project, has allocated between 8,000 and 12,000 hectares for the development of the Made-in-Malaysia F1 team headquarters
What was the Penang Government was thinking when they came out with this bright idea?
I agree that winning the silver medal in the Olympics is no small feat – to be one of the best in the world and therefore it deserves the right rewards and gratitude but don’t you think giving “Datukship” has gone a bit too far?… [Click to read the rest] “Datukship”
(The ruling government and oppositions – there is too many boycotts but not in the interest of the nation. Image source: http://www.unitedboycott.org)
Here is one reason why we need a new Prime Minister and a whole new Government as well:-
The five Pakatan Rakyat state governments are outraged that the Youth and Sports Ministry excluded them from a recent high-powered Sukan Malaysia (Sukma) council meeting and are demanding an explanation from Youth and Sports Minister Ismail Sabri Abdul Yaakob over the matter.