Sports Talk: Words that might have to be eaten

Friday, November 28, 2008
It must be music to our ears when we hear how wary our rivals are of us in next year's Confederations Cup in South Africa. In last week's draw, Egypt was paired in a group that has past and present World Cup champions Brazil and Italy. That should make us quiver with fear, but look who's shaking. Read the quotes:Brazilian coach Dunga: "I saw some games for Egypt and I liked the way they play… They have a good team which can't be underestimated." Italian coach Marcello Lippi: "Do not forget,...