The Almunia Epidemic Spreads + Van Persie, Bendtner Have An Off-Day

One of the many criticisms against Almunia has been that he is not an international keeper i.e. doesn’t play for his national team. I’ve never seen any sense in that argument and going by the performances in this World Cup, can anyone really claim there is a correlation between the quality of a keeper and being an international?!
I’m not sure if the combination of altitude and the ball is having a big effect or not. There is an argument that it might be affecting the players’ judgement of the flight of the ball. So far I haven’t seen the ball swerve or do anything that might be consi...

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