I am quite curious to find out what really happened with Zidane — I’ll bet there is more to the story than we know right now.
Regardless, Italy toughed it out, and deserve to hoist the championship trophy . . .
UPDATE July 9, 2006 10:02pm:
I ripped the closing montage ABC put together over U2’s live performance of One:
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UPDATE: July 13, 2006 10:23 am
This terrific Zidane photo is circulating (I don’t know if it is photoshopped or real, but its very funny):