Archive | September 23, 2012

Miss of the season contender: Vagner Love (Flamengo) v Atletico GO

Vagner Love has gained a pretty decent reputation over his career, but this miss is something he won’t be adding to his portfolio. Despite the fact his side, Flamengo, went on to beat Atletico 2-1, this piece of footage is sure to give him nightmares. The ball was drilled across to the back post where […]

River lose 1-0 at home to Racing; Newell’s go top; Lanus beat Boca 2-0

River Plate 0 – Racing Club 1 (Primera Division, September 23, 2012) Cahais scored the only goal of the game with a powerful header from 10 yards. Colon 1 – Newell’s Old Boys 2 (Primera Division, September 23, 2012) Nacho Scocco gave Newell’s the lead after 13 minutes and Marcos Caceres extended the advantage just after the […]

Freddy Adu lifts Philadelphia; DC down Chivas; Whitecaps tame Rapids 2-1

Philadelphia Union 3 – Houston Dynamo 1 (MLS, September 23, 2012) Freddy Adu opened the scoring in the 28th minute and then scored a second from the penalty spot after 50, Josue Martinez then scoring his first MLS goal with 20 minutes remaining. Boniek Garcia scored for Houston in the 44th minute. DC United 1 – Chivas […]

Club Brugge extend lead with derby win; Genk climb to 4th

Club Brugge 4 – Cercle Brugge 0 (Jupiler League, September 23, 2012) Maxime Lestienne scored a hat-trick and Carlos Bacca also found the target to defeat opponents who remain at the foot of the table. Charleroi 1 – Genk 2 (Jupiler League, September 23, 2012) Genk’s goals came from Jelle Vossen and Julien Gorius, with Charleroi scoring through […]