England becomes a butt of joke
London tabloids are famous for juicy stories. WAGS, wives and girlfriends of big soccer players made popular by the British tabloid press.
“What’s the difference between Cinderella and the England football team? Cinderella wanted to get to the ball” and “I can’t believe we only managed a draw against a team we should have easily beaten…I’m ashamed to call myself Algerian,” among the jokes doing round on e-mail.
England failed to top EASY group (England, Algeria, Slovenia and Yanks – the US).