Monthly Archives: February 2008

Sydney thumped by Houston, Galaxy done by Gamba Osaka

Pan-Pacific Championship 2008 @ Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI Semi Final 1 Gamba Osaka 1 LA Galaxy 0 Semi Final 2 Houston Dynamo 3 Sydney FC 0 Despite Sydney having just finished their season and Houston having yet to begin their’s, … Continue reading

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Toshiba falls on own sword: HD-DVD production to cease

As widely reported, Toshiba has given up on its HD-DVD format, conceding defeat to Blu-Ray in the war for the next-generation of optical media. After recent studio defections the decision was largely expected, although the accelerated wind-down comes as a … Continue reading

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Sydney in Hawai’i, NSW neighbors in Final

I would’ve posted earlier but I’ve suffered a ridiculously potent case of tonsillitis which ended up leaving me with swollen and itchy joints for a week after two weeks of more typical symptoms. Anyway, so Sydney have been knocked out … Continue reading

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WCQ: Australia account for Qatar

Australia 3 Qatar 0 @ Telstra Dome, Melbourne Crowd: 50,969 Date: 2008-02-06 Despite most of the side arriving just days before the match kicked off, Australia looked like a well-bonded and cohesive unit as they took Qatar apart in the … Continue reading

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Socceroos shenanigans continue

It’s not looking especially rosy for the Australian side ahead of their opening World Cup Qualifying match against Qatar in Melbourne this Wednesday (2008-02-06). First they draw 1-1 with Melbourne Victory in a practice match, then Verbeek elects not to … Continue reading

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