Chelsea 3 – Manchester City 4 (Friendly, May 23, 2013) (Alternative highlights & longer highlights.) Demba Ba headed Chelsea in front after a fine assist from Juan Mata. Against the run of play, Cesar Azpilicueta doubled Chelsea’s lead from the spot after more wonderful play from Juan Mata. Oscar dribbled round the keeper, before sliding it in, […]
Archive | May 23, 2013
FC Twente 0 – Utrecht 2 (Europa League Play-off Final first leg, May 23, 2013) Former Swansea player Cedric Van der Gun gave Utrecht the lead. Edouard Duplan was on hand to take advantage of a terrible goalkeeping mistake to double Utrecht’s lead.
Twente Utrecht Duplan by Counterpoint1
This overhead kick is an absolute beauty. It comes with the scores at 0-0 in the 68th minute, between The Strongest and Wilstermann on Wednesday night. In Bolivia his goal has quite aptly been compared to the great Pele. Having to backtrack his run after a defender headed away, Alejandro Chumacero threw himself acrobatically into […]
Tijuana 2 – Atletico Mineiro 2 (Copa Libertadores, Quarter-final first leg, May 23, 2013) Duvier Riascos gave Tijuana the lead. Fidel Martinez doubled the lead of the underdogs. Diego Tardelli pulled one back for Atletico from a Ronaldinho corner. Luan scored a stoppage time equaliser to give Mineiro the initiative in the tie. The ball smacks […]
Twente Utrecht vd Gun by Counterpoint1
The two German giants, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, are set to appear at Wembley on Saturday night for the Champions League Final and it seems every neutral is a Dortmund fan. 101GG has also been sucked in this season by the Dortmund story. The fans, the players, the beautiful football. But, possibly the greatest […]