After a mockery of a presentation and voting ceremony in Zurich, FIFA announced to the World that dispite the best technical bid, the best presentation, the best infrastructure and the fact that we gave football to the World, England were to be denied the opportunity to host the 2018 World Cup. Instead, Russia were announced as the winners, and will host football’s biggest tournament in less than 8 years time. Suffice to say, the Designbysoap office weren’t particularly happy with the news, and in a particularly geeky but creative way,... Read The Rest →
Phew! With the successful progression of England to the last 16, why not relax and review the game by watching a Twitter replay. Brought to you by the infographic loving team at The Guardian. Watch Here Rob is our head of photography, specialising in architectural and music photography. He’s also a search engine optimisation engineer, often helps out with our digital marketing and loves graphic design.
So we’ve got the two friendlies out of the way, just about coming through with two victories. After a decent 45 minutes against Mexico and an unconvincing performance against Japan, debate is lively in the designbysoap office as to who Fabio Capello should start with on June 12th. So after a quick office survey, here’s what the starting XI would look like if designbysoap managed England: We’ve gone for the much debated 4-5-1 system with Rooney up front on his own. Personally i feel this is England’s best system –... Read The Rest →