Archive | March 8, 2013

Esswein’s under-the-wall free-kick gives Nurnberg win at Augsburg

Augsburg 1 – Nurnberg 2 (Bundesliga, March 8, 2013) Hiroshi Kiyotake gave Nurnberg the lead with a sweet left-footed strike. Tobias Werner equalised for Augsburg, after Nurnberg’s keeper inexplicably dropped the ball and allowed it squirm into the net. Aleksander Esswein put Nurnberg back in front with a tricky free-kick, sending his shot under the wall […]

Drogba misses penalty as Gala gobsmacked by home defeat to Genclerbirligi

Galatasaray 0 – Genclerbirligi 1 (Super Lig, March 8, 2013) Björn Vleminckx gave the visitors a shock lead with a free header at the back post, after a Gala defender had slipped. Didier Drogba dived in the area to win a penalty, but justice was served as the Ivorian blazed his spot kick over the bar.

Godal’s injury time winner sees Zaglebie beat Jagiellonia 2-1, Warsaw win at Podbeskidzie

Zaglebie Lubin 2 – Jagiellonia Bialystok (Polish Premier League, March 8, 2013) Papadopoulos gave Zaglebie the lead. Quintana equalised for Jagiellonia; Godal won it for Zaglebie  in injury time. Podbeskidzie 1 – Legia Warsaw 2 (Polish Premier League, March 8, 2013) Saganowski gave Warsaw the lead. Demjan hit back for Podbeskidzie, before Wawrzyniak scored to win it for Warsaw.

Krasnodar come back to beat Amkar 2-1, Kuban win 2-0 at Nyzhnyi

FC Krasnodar 2 – Amkar Perm 1 (Russian Premier League, March 8, 2013) Burmistrov gave the visitors the lead.  Abreu and Wanderson hit back for Krasnodar. Volga Nyzhnyi 0 – Kuban Krasnodar 2 (Russian Premier League, March 8, 2013) Özbiliz and Tlisov got the the Kuban goals.

Hungary OTP: Kecskemeti edge Kaposvar 3-2

Kaposvar 2 – Kecskemeti TE 3 (Hungary OTP Bank Liga, March 8, 2013) Olah gave Kapsovar the lead. Kecskemeti hit back with three goals without repy: Mohl, Pekár, and Burgos. Waltner hit a late consolation penalty for Kaposvar.

Perth steal the Glory in late win over Newcastle Jets

Newcastle Jets 1 – Perth Glory 2 (A-League, March 8, 2013) Matias Cordoba gave the Glory the lead. Adam Taggart equalised for the Jets, but Perth had the last word when Michael Thwaite popped up with the winner on 90′.