Surely this wasn’t planned. Was it? In the final moments of Manchester United’s on-field celebrations after claiming their 20th league title there was a memorable moment involving Patrice Evra. The camera panned towards the French fullback just as he caught an inflatable, bloody arm. The object appeared to come from the United stands. Evra grasped the […]
Robin Van Persie all but secured the golden boot as he bagged a hat-trick in Manchester United’s 3-0 demolition of Aston Villa. No doubt Arsenal fans will be dreading giving United and ex-hero RVP their guard of honour next weekend. Van Persie scored a trademark RVP volley to wow the crowd at Old Trafford. But […]
Tottenham played Arsenal in an Under 21 Premier League fixture at Underhill on Monday evening and the Spurs supporters turned up in force. A big crowd, with fans of both north London rivals crammed into Barnet’s now former home ground to witness Spurs secure a 1-0 victory thanks to a 46th minute Nabil Bentaleb winner. […]
RVP save by ADSA214
Goal 1: In the build-up, Rooney played the ball to Antonio Valencia who looked off. Goal 2: RVP was very close to being onside/offside when the ball left Wayne Rooney’s foot. Goal 3: Van Persie again borderline… Pictures via @Futbol_EP.
Let’s not mess about. Robin van Persie’s volley against Aston Villa was out-of-the-world, unstoppable ridonkulousness. But goal of the season? Was it even the best volley we’ve seen all season? World football has showered a stunning array of volleys over 2012/13, so whilst van Persie’s effort was sublime it is happily not in a class […]