Tomas Rincon promises to harm Lionel Messi, duly does during Argentina win over Venezuela

Venezuela’s Tomas Rincon doesn’t like Lionel Messi. In the build-up to Friday’s World Cup qualifier between Argentina and Venezuela, Rincon, who plays his club football for Hamburg, said: “I’ll eat Leo’s ankles.” Previously, when Venezuela beat Argentina in World Cup qualifying at home in October 2011, Rincon made sure to celebrate right in front of […]

Cyprus claim a stalemate with wasteful Switzerland

Cyprus 0 – Switzerland 0 (World Cup Qualifier, March 23, 2013) Switzerland wasted a hatful of chances as Cyprus clung on for a draw in front of an empty stadium as fans stayed away amid the financial crisis.

Arsenal youngster Serge Gnabry scores 2 for Germany U18s, including a belter

Whilst Serge Gnabry might not be a permanent member of Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal first team yet, this season has seen the German youngster produce a few important moments in his burgeoning career. In October, Gnabry broke into the Arsenal first team with appearances against Coventry, Schalke, Norwich and Reading. And in recent weeks, Gnabry has […]

Angola claim a 1-1 draw at Senegal

Senegal 1 – Angola 1 (Africa World Cup Qualifying, March 23, 2013) Moussa Sow’s first half opener for Senegal was wiped out by Amaro’s finish from a clever free-kick 15 minutes from time.

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