France U20 3 – Ghana U20 1 (U20 World Cup, June 21, 2013) Geoffrey Kondogbia, Yaha Sanogo, and Jean Christophe Bahebeck gave France a 3-0 second half lead.
Cuba U20s 1 – South Korea U20 2 (U20 World Cup, June 21, 2013) Maykel Reyes gave Cuba an early lead. Kwon equalised from the spot on 51′. and Ryu won it for South Korea 5 minutes from time.
Selangor 2- ATM 1 (Malaysia Super League, June 21, 2013)
For anyone who can remember Gheorge Hagi, nicknamed the “Maradona of the Carpathians” and a star of European football in the 1990s, as well as World Cup 1994, the goal below will surely stir some memories. This week Gheorghe Hagi’s 15-year-old son Ianis scored a terrific free-kick in Romania for Viitorului against Ceahlăului. This is far from Ianis’ […]
American TV audiences got a brilliant insight into the qualities of Javier Hernandez before Mexico’s match with Brazil at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday. The Manchester United striker was deconstructed in a segment titled ‘Sports Science’. Looking at why the Red Devil scores so many goals inside opponents’ areas, the ESPN analysis provided some previously […]
NMA TV, the Taiwanese news animators, have released a new video on the sideways story that Brazilian call girls are learning English for the 2014 World Cup. According to reports, prostitutes in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte are taking English classes to enable them to communicate with the influx of thousands of football fans and potential customers […]
Kenny Cunningham is a tough critic. Following Spain’s double-figure victory of Tahiti, the Irish talking-head laid into the French Polynesian minnows for their attitude at the end of the match. Cunningham was particularly irked by the fact that the Tahitians were smiling at the full-time whistle. Nobody wants to be embarrassed and taken apart like the Tahitians were tonight, whether you’re […]
YPA beat GBK 3-1 in the Finnish third division (Kakkonen) on Wednesday. Despite the defeat, GBK scored the goal of the game and a Golazo worthy of a wider audience. Flamo Syla: Take a bow son!
Liverpool look set to announce another signing today: Spanish attacking midfielder Luis Alberto from Sevilla. Alberto, who was on loan at Barcelona B last season, travelled yesterday to Liverpool having been called back from his post-season holiday. The 20-year-old stayed in Liverpool last night where he was welcomed by senior executives of the Premier League […]
Chelsea fans were in shock on Thursday evening as a player that has never scored a Premier League goal during his seven years at Stamford Bridge, produced a quality equaliser for Nigeria against Uruguay in the Confederations Cup. With rumours rife that Obi Mikel was heading to Galatasaray, since quashed, perhaps Jose Mourinho should hold […]
Something special happened in New York’s Red Bulls Arena on Thursday night as American forward Abby Wambach became the all-time leading scorer in women’s international football with four goals against South Korea. The Americans eventually beat their Asian counterparts 5-0, and the win was a formality at the the interval after Wambach amazingly scored four times in the opening 45 […]
Catalan paper El Mundo Deportivo have an update on Barcelona’s take on what appears to be the increasingly likely transfer of Thiago Alcantara to Manchester United. Thiago remains keen to grab regular first team football next season and can leave for 18 million euros plus VAT thanks to a clause in his Barcelona contract that […]
The Sun have dangled another supposed wonderkid teenager in front of Arsenal fans’ faces on Friday, claiming that the Gunners are closing in on 17-year-old centre-back Tin Jedvaj. Andrew Dillon wrote in the red-top: Arsene Wenger is lining up a £6million bid for Croatian wonder kid Tin Jedvaj. The Arsenal boss is keen to pounce after Italian giants […]