KNVB Beker: RKC fight back to KO the Go Ahead Eagles

RKC Waalwijk 3 – Go Ahead Eagles 2 (KNVB Beker, December 20, 2011) Marnix Kolder scored a goal in each half to give the Eagles a 2-0 lead before he was sent off in the 55th minute as the Eerste Divisie side looked on course to cause another upset after they knocked Feyenoord out in […]

Blackburn fall rock bottom at Christmas as Bolton win 2-1 at Ewood

Blackburn 1 – Bolton 2 (Premier League, December 20, 2011) (Alternative highlights & Longer highlights.) Bolton were in dreamland after they scored in the fourth minute as Rovers failed to defend their lines allowing Mark Davies punished Kean’s charges. Blackburn fell further behind on the hour when Nigel Reo-Coker started a finished an attack that […]

Chirpy Canaries draw 2-2 at struggling Wolves

Wolves 2 – Norwich 2 (Premier League, December 20, 2011) (Alternative highlights & Longer highlights.) Norwich, much like at Everton last weekend, got off to rip-roaring start at Wolves as a fantastic left-wing cross by Hoolahan was met by Andrew Surman in the box with a diving header on 12 minutes. Wolves levelled in the 37th […]

Marseille jump in 5th after knocking down Nancy

Nancy 1 – Marseille 3 (Ligue 1, December 20, 2011) After bursting into the box Mathieu Valbuena fired Marseille into a 19th minute, but Nancy equalised through Reynald Lemaitre’s header in the 37th. The parity didn’t last long as Stephane M’Bia headed OM back in front in the 41st. Lucho Gonzalez claimed the three points for the visitors with a […]

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