Wolves claw a 1-1 draw with Blackburn

Wolves 1 – Blackburn 1 (Championship, January 11, 2013) Rovers took the lead through a Jordan Rhodes penalty in the 26th minute of the match at Molineux, the spot-kick won by Ruben Rochina after minimal contact from Bakary Sako. It took Wolves until the 74th minute to hit back, Roger Johnson connecting with a cross […]

EPIC MISS! Zlatan Ibrahimović’s horribly shanked volley (PSG V Ajaccio)

Zlatan’s famed for his nonchalance, but this was casual even by his standards. Timing his run to beat the offside trap in PSG’s Friday night game with Ajaccio, Ibra latched onto a perfectly weighted ball over the top from Thiago Motta. With time and space on his side, he tried for the aesthetic golazo volley, […]

Shoulderific! Ahmed Madouni (Nantes) scores accidental shouldered golazo (V Nimes)

At 6ft 3 inches, Nantes’ Algerian defender Ahmed Madouni is renowned for his heading ability. But his goal against Nimes in Friday’s Ligue 2 encounter came from a more unlikely source. Stand-in skipper on the night stole away from his Nimes marker to meet an outswinging corner. Arching his neck muscles back, he set himself […]

A Piti for Athletic Bilbao but Lass scores again in 2-1 win for Rayo

Athletic Bilbao 1 – Rayo Vallecano 2 (La Liga, January 11, 2012) Highly-rated Lass gave Rayo the lead, running onto a ball over the top and finishing powerfully. Rayo were awarded a dubious penalty for a foul that was clearly commited outside the box, which Piti dispatched to make it 2-0. San Jose pulled up […]

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