Malaga 4 – Eibar 1 (Copa del Rey, January 8, 2013) (Agg. 5-2) (Longer highlights) Ruben Arroyo scored a rebound to fire Eibar 1-up at Malaga, but the hosts pulled level inside the final twenty minutes when Diego Buonanotte finished inside the Eibar box. Goals from Sebastian Fernandez, Francisco Portillo and another from Diego Buonanotte eased Malaga through.
South Africa 0 – Norway 1 (International Friendly, January 8, 2013) Tarik Elyounoussi claimed the match winner in the 41st minute.
He doesn’t need our sympathy but it isn’t hard to feel sorry for Cristiano Ronaldo today. The Portuguese forward is a football great, yet, until now has just the one Ballon d’Or to show for his efforts thanks to the phenomenon that is Lionel Messi. Gerard Pique was spot on when he said in November: “I […]
Albacete 1 – Borussia Dortmund 3 (Friendly, January 8, 2013) Marco Reus fired Dortmund ahead in the 27th minute with a neat one-on-one finish, and four minutes later the Germans were 2-up when Albacete’s Mikel Santamaria flicked a corner into his own net. The Spaniards scored a consolation in the second half before young Hungarian Balint Bajner scored […]