Archive | July 14, 2012

Beckham’s two golazos help the LA Galaxy win 5-2 in Portland

Portland Timbers 3 – LA Galaxy 5 (MLS, July 14, 2012) Kris Boyd put the Timbers ahead in the third minute, but David Beckham levelled in the 20th minute with an exquisite curling strike from 35 yards. Beckham put the Galaxy ahead four minutes later with a trademark free-kick, Landon Donovan made it 3-1 from the […]

Ronaldinho scores in Atletico-MG’s comeback; Corinthians sink Nautico

Figueirense 3 – Atletico Mineiro 4 (Campeonato Brasileiro, July 14, 2012) Ronaldinho put Atletico ahead from the spot after 19 minutes but the hosts led at the break thanks to goals from Anderson Conceicao and Julio Cesar. Roni made it 3-1 just before the hour mark, but Leonardo Silva began the comeback in the 64th minute, Bernard […]

Hearts hammer Raith; Clancy scores a sweet FK on Hibs debut

Raith Rovers 0 – Hearts 3 (Pre-season friendly, July 14, 2012) John McGlynn enjoyed a 3-0 victory over former club Raith Rovers in his first match as Hearts manager, thanks to goals from young full-back Callum Paterson, John Sutton and David Templeton, who curled one home from 20 yards. East Fife 0 – Hibernian 2 (Pre-season friendly, […]

Southampton pick up a confidence boosting 1-1 draw with Arsenal

Southampton 1 – Arsenal 1 (Pens. 5-4) (Markus Liebherr Memorial Cup, July 14, 2012) Southampton broke the deadlock when Jay Rodriguez headed home from an inviting cross from the left in the 31st. Arsenal were quickly back level as Gervinho fired in after working his way beautifully into the area in the 35th. Silverware! Arsenal presented with […]