The belief in the players that Hateley possesses will be multiplied 100 times over so far as the English media and the Ingerlund
fans are concerned.
whipping boy Owen Hargreaves at long last gets his chance to play in the Premier League and show why he was his national side's most effective player during last year's World Cup finals.
And for every Northern Ireland chant that rang around the heaving bar, it was matched by one of "Ingerlund
If you ask me, Ingerlund
fans can do outlandish costumes just as well as Ioan Gruffudd in the Gorsedd (left)
ITV's (that's Ingerlund
Television's) man at the mike had been threatening to sponta-neously combust with joy as his commentary got ever more jingoistic and bizarre.
FORMER striker Ian Wright on World Cup Match of the Day after yesterday's Ingerlund
game: "Seventeen passes - if Brazil had done that we'd have been creaming."
You can virtually sit on the touchline and watch your chosen team and there are loads to choose from, including Ingerlund
What perplexes me is that they seemed happy Ingerlund
will now meet the Brazilians and not the brave, but terminally boring Belgians.
There are a lot of Scotsmen who can't take much more of Ingerlund
, so maybe part of the surge was them sticking their heads in the oven.
As soon as Ingerlund
had qualified for the next stage, we got live pictures of the kids cheering and waving their little hands all about.
I'm sure if you went up to Venables in the street and asked him the way to Leicester Square he'd shout: Ingerlund
This was indeed Ingerlund
self- gratification, complete and utter vainglorious nonsense, but the English excel at it.