Archive | June 10, 2013
The fifth estate has reacted to Jose Mourinho’s first press conference on his return to Stanford Bridge by claiming that John Terry is set to be axed from Chelsea. The Daily Star’s Paul Brown has splashed the tabloid with the headline “Terry face Jose chop.” The Star have pulled their story following Mourinho’s statement on […]
Sometimes there are transfer tales which could be true and sometimes their are fat porkies. This one belongs to the second category. Portuguese website O Jogo appears to have been manipulated by the agent of Benfica left-back Lorenzo Melgarejo by posting an article linking the Paraguayan with a move to Arsenal. Rest assured, Melgarejo will never join the Emirates. Benfica […]
Croatia 0 – Portugal 1 (International Friendly, June 10, 2013) Portugal took the lead in the 35th minute courtesy of a clinical strike from Cristiano Ronaldo. A moment to remember: 16-year-old Alen Halilovic gets his Croatia debut v Portugal.
Real Madrid have broken the news on Monday night that the club have signed Brazilian international Casemiro from Sao Paolo after activating his €6m release clause. Casemiro has been on loan from Sao Paulo at Real Madrid last season where he scored one goal in 15 matches for the B team, whilst also receiving one […]
Estudiantes 2 – Lanus 0 (Match Suspended) (Clausura, June 10, 2013) A fan was killed and another badly injured during fighting between hooligan barrabravas and riot police before an Argentine first division match in La Plata. Newell’s Old Boys 5 – Union 0 (Clausura, June 10, 2013) A brace from Maxi Rodriguez helped power the win, while Gabriel Heinze, […]
We’re indebted to Polish journalist @rightbankwarsaw for sending us this video. The Szczęsnys are a Polish goalkeeping dynasty. Father Maciej Szczęsny won four Polish championships with four different clubs during his goalkeeping career, including playing in the European Cup with Legia Warsaw and Widzew Łódź, and he also represented his country on seven occasions. Son Wojciech is well known, being a modern day star […]