Archive | August 9, 2012

Copa Sudamericana: Guarani, Mineros & Universidad Catolica progress

Oriente Petrolero 1 – Guarani 2 (Agg. 2-2) (Copa Sudamericana, August 9, 2012) Paraguayan side Guarani upset Bolivian team Oriente Petrolero, winning 2-1 in Santa Cruz de la Sierra to clinch a 2-2 aggregate draw and advance on away goals. Uruguayan midfielder Sergio Orteman got them worried by putting the visitors ahead in the 19th minute after […]

Tottenham go down to 2-0 defeat at Valencia

Valencia 2 – Tottenham 0 (Pre-season friendly, August 9, 2012) Jonas put Valencia in front with a terrific strike from distance midway through the first half. The win was sealed by a well worked move and fine finish by Sofiane Feghouli.

Atletico Mineiro back on top; Fluminense edge Sao Paulo 2-1

Fluminense 2 – Sao Paulo 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 9, 2012) Euzebio put the hosts ahead in the 36th minute and, although Cicero equalised on the stroke of half-time, Fred’s strike six minutes after the interval ensured the points remained in Rio de Janeiro. Atletico Mineiro 1 – Coritiba 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 9, 2012) Atletico climbed back […]