Archive | March 1, 2013

LOLZ: Sepp Blatter refers to himself as ‘a footballer’ in tribute to Ryan Giggs

FIFA President Sepp Blatter made a glowing tribute to Ryan Giggs this Friday with Sky Sports’ Brian Swanson, on the eve of the Welshman’s 1,000th match. Nothing unusual there, but there was a rather nebulous attempt to insinuate himself as a colleague of Giggs, referring to himself as a fellow ‘footballer’ ! So many questions […]

Juve get what they came for in spiky 1-1 draw with Napoli

Napoli 1 – Juventus 1 (Serie A, March 1, 2013) Napoli’s Curva Fondo displayed an awesome Mount Visuvius tifo before kick-off. Giorgio Chiellini headed in powefully from a perfect Pirlo cross. Mirko Vucinic should have doubled the Old Lady’s advantage, but he hesitated with a great chance and allowed De Sanctis to make the save. Gokhan Inler equalised […]