Read the Le Monde article here.
As "Pascal C." commented in the paper's readers' blog, "C’était un match magnifique… Un match de rêve… les bleus étaient les meilleurs et ils ont mérité de gagner…"
Hell fucking yes!
(Thierry Henry and Zinédine Zidane, resplendent...)
England, on the other foot... Sheesh! What a comedown.
As Paul Wilson wrote in The Guardian, "Rooney's lonely crusade ends in ruinous defeat..." Ouch! I thought he deserved that red card, but well into the morning hundreds of thousands of dejected English drunks will slur a much different tale.
(This looks too posed to be true, but it's an actual Guardian snap from Gelsenkirchen. Gutted? It would seem so...)
Spoke with my son; his injury's already starting to heal. Watch out Mondial 2014!