Manchester United 1 – Manchester City 2 (Premier League, April 8, 2013) (Alternative highlights & longer highlights.) David Silva was booked in the 29th minute for handling a shot in the United box. City took the lead in the 51st minute when Samir Nasri lead an attack into the United box and James Milner thumped home a […]
Roma 1 – Lazio 1 (Serie A, April 8, 2013) (Alternative highlights) Hernanes broke the deadlock with a cracking strike into the top corner for 1-0 Lazio. At the start of the second half, Hernanes skied a penalty to make it 2-0. The Brazilian then gave away a penalty which Francesco Totti converted to equalise. Fan […]
It’s just round two of the Swedish Allsvenskan season, but already a scandal has broken out. Monday night’s match between Djurgården and Mjällby survived less than forty-five minutes, after appalling scenes saw DIF fans hurl beers bottles onto the pitch at which point Mjällby’s Gbenga Arokoyo went down clutching his side. Whether Mjällby’s Arokoyo was struck with a bottle or […]
FC Porto 3 – Braga 1 (Superliga, April 8, 2013) A quality strike from Alan blasted Braga ahead at Porto. James Rodriguez belted a beauty in the bottom corner to level for Porto. Kelvin put Porto ahead seven minutes from time, and Kelvin volleyed home alte second to earn the Dragons the points.
What a goal this would have been! There were plenty of jokes about celebrities being “saved” when Aaron Ramsey missed a sitter against West Brom during the first half of Arsenal’s win on Saturday, very few mentioned just what a great move it was. We asked after the Reading win, whether this so called “Wengerball” […]
Sevilla 2 – Athletic Bilbao 1 (La Liga, April 8, 2013) Alvaro Negredo sent Ivan Rakitic’s free kick past keeper Iraizoz with a glancing header to score for Sevilla in the fourth minute. Bilbao defender Carlos Gurpegui flicked Ibai Gomez’s free kick into the far side of the net to level in the 55th. With the game heading […]
Just released in Italy, the Volkswagen advert below is for the new Polo Tech & Sound. Watch as Francesco Totti tries to pronounce the English words before the tables are turned on USA midfielder Michael Bradley later on in the ad. Decent and presumably destined for an airing during tonight’s Rome derby.
For many Liverpool fans, today sees them rejoice with the news that former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher has passed away. Specifically, Thatcher has been targeted by Liverpool fans for supporting South Yorkshire Police during the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster. The views held by the Iron Lady in the weeks following Hillsborough continue to remain […]
Bursaspor 3 – Besiktas 0 (Super Lig, April 8, 2013) Goals from Pinto, Batalla and Kiraz sunk 3rd-placed Besiktas.
You could barely move on a football website over the weekend, for pictures of Chelsea stars dripping in blue paint as the London side looked to ramp up the excitement for next season’s kits. For a taster video, see: Chelsea players cover themselves in blue body paint for novel Adidas kit promotion. One thing was though […]