Archive | March 29, 2013

NextGen Series: Villa and Chelsea to meet in the final after respective extra time semi-final wins

Chelsea 4 – Arsenal 3 AET (NextGen Series, Semi-Final, March 29, 2013) Chuba Akpom gave Arsenal the lead. Islam Feruz scored from a rebounded penalty to equalise for Chelsea. Baker put Chelsea in the lead through a speculative effort. Boga made it 3-1 Chelsea. Akpom brought it back to 2-3 for Arsenal, and the Gunners drew level on 88′ through Gnarby, forcing […]

WWE Football: Ibrahim Hazazi (Al-Ittihad) sent off for eye gouge v Al Hilal

There was an outbreak of WWE towards the end of Al-Ittihad’s 4-2 defeat to Al Hilal in Friday’s Saudi Premier League game. Chasing down a loose ball, Ibrahim Hazazi went in agressively on an Al Hilal player, though in real time he didn’t appear to have made much contact. The replay shows, however, that Hazazi stuck […]

PSG prepare for Barça with 1-0 win over Montpellier

PSG 1 – Montpellier 0(Ligue 1, March 29, 2013) PSG had the better of the first half, with Montpellier’s Geoffrey Jourden pulling off an excellent fingertip save on Thiago Silva. Zlatan hit a snapshot just wide, and Jeremy Menez should have been given a penalty when clearly fouled in the box. PSG started the second […]