I'm especially finding fault with those office tigers who have come into work wearing orange jerseys - why couldn't they have taken the day off and left me to get on with my work in peace and quiet?
Also, even if I'm happy for my English friends that their country's gone through to the next round (or nearly), I can't help but feel sorry for T&T and the Socca Warriors -- they were so close to another draw. England disappointed in the first half, and really didn't do much better in the second, so I don't think they really deserved to win. I would have love for T&T to have gone through to the last 16...
In this morning's paper, the Ivory Coast coach was quoted as saying they hadn't come to the tournament to be sent back home in the second week, so they were going to go into this match focused and intending to win...which should make it an interesting game to watch, seeing as how Ivory Coast fields a strong team even when they're not particularly imbued with the will the win.
Oh I do hope my countrymen can beat them! Hup, Holland, hup!
ETA: toned it down a bit. Rants, by their very nature, are short on nuance, but still...no need to upset anyone.