Archive | June 9, 2013

Taking into account only goals scored by Spanish players, Real Madrid would have been relegated

Real Madrid finished a respectable 2nd in La Liga this season but @OptaJose provided an interesting fictional table for us. Taking into account only Spanish goalscorers, Real Madrid wouldn’t have qualified for European football. Not only that, but they would have been relegated to Liga Segunda with a pathetic 13 goals. Barcelona would still have finished top, […]

Brazil stroll to 3-0 friendly win over France

Brazil 3 – France 0 (International Friendly, June 9, 2013) (Alternative highlights.) Oscar showed a cool head to put Brazil in front. Hernanes made it 2-0 late on with a scuffed effort that found the bottom corner. Lucas Moura added a third from the spot late in stoppage time. David Luiz (Brazil) almost scores an own […]