The biggest match on Friday night in World Cup qualifying was undoubtedly Croatia’s 2-0 win over Serbia. Sure, England may have hit 8, Portugal secured a crazy comeback in Israel, the likes of Robin van Persie, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez were all on target, but nothing matched Croatia v Serbia for historical significance. It […]
Archive | March 23, 2013
South Africa 2 – Central African Republic 0 (Africa World Cup Qualifying, March 23, 2013) Bafana Bafana grabbed the lead courtesy of a long range ripper from Thabo Matlaba in the 34th minute. South Africa doubled their lead through Bernard Parker in the 70th minute.
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 […]
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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Ivory Coast 3 – Gambia 0 (Africa World Cup Qualifying, March 23, 2013) A powerful Wilfried Bony penalty put the Ivory Coast 1-up in the 49th, and the hosts quickly doubled their lead through a diving header from Yaya Toure. Salomon Kalou killed off Gambia with a third in the 70th.