Archive | January 31, 2013

3 red cards; 3 penalties; 3 goals: Atletico Madrid 2 – Sevilla 1

Atletico Madrid 2 – Sevilla 1 (Copa del Rey 1st leg, January 31, 2013) Diego Costa opened the scoring early in the second half, sending the keeper the wrong way from the spot. Alvaro Negredo equalised from the spot as Atletico had a man sent off in the process. Diego Costa restored 10 man Atletico’s lead […]

Vitesse thrashed 4-0 as Ajax advance to semis

Vitesse 0 – Ajax 4 (KNVB Cup, January 31, 2013) Danny Hoesen put Ajax in front early on. Lasse Schone doubled their lead with a composed finish. Kolbein Sigthorsson added a third after a penalty was saved. Kolbein Sigthorsson headed in his second and Ajax’s fourth late on.

Nugent winner hands in form Leicester 2-1 win over Wolves

Leicester City 2 – Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 (English Championship, January 31, 2013) Anthony Knockaert gave Leicester the lead with a great solo effort. Bakary Sakho equalised for Wolves with a stunning golazo. David Nugent scored the winner for Leicester with a fine curling effort.