Mexico 0 – United States 0 (CONCACAF World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Mexico’s qualification continued to stutter as El Tri picked up their third straight draw, while the Americans were indebted to keeper brad Guzan for securing a draw.
Costa Rica 2 – Jamaica 0 (CONCACAF World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Goals from Michael Umana and Diego Calvo ensuring the hosts managed all three points to put themselves back in the mix for CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. Panama 2 – Honduras 0 (CONCACAF World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Forward Luis Tejeda put Panama ahead very early in the […]
Prior to a mad couple of minutes, Paul Pogba was yet again this season, establishing himself as one of the best central midfielders in world football for France against the world champions. A powerful yet poised display from Pogba against Spain seemed to confirm what he has been up to all season long for Juventus. […]
This has to be one of the craziest scenes seen in international football for some time. Ahead of Montenegro’s deserved 1-1 draw with England, the Three Lions have still never beaten the eastern European country that is the size of Birmingham, home supporters fought amongst themselves. It is simply impossible to say why they were […]
Following Bolivia’s 1-1 draw with Argentina in World Cup qualification on Tuesday night, President Evo Morales made a point of visiting superstar Lionel Messi. According to local reports Morales wanted to deliver a special honour to the world’s greatest footballer, yet many may wonder whether Evo’s gift was really all that special. With the cameras rolling as […]
Having been routed 6-1 the last time they went to Bolivia for a World Cup qualifier, Argentina won’t be too perturbed by drawing 1-1 on Tuesday evening. A point is good enough for the South American league leaders who look all but certain to book their place in Brazil 2014. Incredibly, even for super fit […]
Ecuador 4 – Paraguay 1 (World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Luis Caballero netted for the Paraguayans in the 15th minute. Felipe Caicedo restored parity seven minutes before the interval, and after the break it was all Ecuador. Jefferson Montero made it 2-1 five minutes into the second half, and Cristian Benitez doubled the advantage four minutes […]
After going over a month without a goal for Manchester United, at a crucial time of the season, it looks like Robin van Persie has come back into form. RVP claimed his first goal since Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Everton in February when he scored on Friday night against Estonia and this evening the […]
Venezuela 1 – Colombia 0 (World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Luis Perea punished an inept performance from Colombia to pick up the points for Venezuela.
Chile 2 – Uruguay 0 (World Cup qualifier, March 26, 2013) Thanks to Esteban Paredes’ 10th minute opener and a second goal in the 77th minute by Eduardo Vargas to seal their fate, Chile walked away the victors with three key points.