Another splash, another transfer porky which is hugely unlikely to ever happen. The Star have a bold headline on the backpage of their Thursday edition, claiming that Arsenal are stepping up plans to sign Wayne Rooney from Manchester United. As is so common in the silly season, the Star’s piece comes with no quotes and […]
Aside from trolling Uruguay’s Alvaro Gonzalèz, Neymar’s other main flashpoint during Brazil’s win to reach the Confederations Cup final came when the Barcelona starlet pirouetted through midair to win a foul. The incident began with Neymar battling for possession with Walter Gargano in the final stages of the game. As the two players grappled to win possession, Neymar, who had his hed down […]
Neymar showed a glimpse of his more petulant nature during Brazil’s 2-1 win over Uruguay, as the new Barcelona striker blew a sarcastic kiss towards Uruguay’s Alvaro Gonzalèz. After a small spat near the corner flag as Neymar was trying to take a late set play, the Brazil number 10 looked to embarrass his opponent as his […]
Brazil 2 – Uruguay 1 (Confederations Cup semi-final, June 26, 2013) (Longer highlights) Uruguay won a penalty when David Luiz dragged down Diego Lugano from a corner, but Julio Cesar saved Diego Forlan’s spot-kick. The Samba Boys broke the deadlock moments before the break as Fred finished after a good piece of work from Neymar. Uruguay equalised early in […]
New Zealand U20 0 – Uruguay U20 2 (U20 World Cup, June 26, 2013) Goals from De Arrascaeta & Lopez saw Uruguay collect their first win.