21.06.2012 [Portsmouth News] - In the words of ex-Chelsea star Michael Ballack, who is working with us on ESPN: 'England are parking three buses.' But considering the chaos which Hodgson inherited, he deserves credit. Asked to cobble a strategy together in a matter of weeks with an
18.06.2012 [Telegraph.co.uk] - After Chelsea's controversial Champions League elimination to Barcelona at the semi-final stage, Didier Drogba, Michael Ballack and others confronted referee Norweigan referee Tom Ovrebo after he failed to award Chelsea a penalty despite several
13.06.2012 [The Guardian (blog)] - Only England, in fact, have been criticised for their negative approach with Patrice Evra saying they "played like Chelsea" and the former Germany international Michael Ballack commenting that Roy Hodgson had parked three buses in front of goal: "I'm
23.06.2012 [Liverpool-Kop] - Even on ESPN, here in the Western side of the Atlantic, Michael Ballack and Alexi Lallas were equally as scathing. When I saw Xabi that free for the header, my first thought was "who screwed up there?" 1:12 AM, June 24, 2012. lowee78 said... spot on carra.