VIDEO: Sunderland and Stoke play out bore draw; Maritimo leave Leixoes in dire straits

Sunderland 0 – Stoke 0 (Premier League, February 1, 2010) In a lacklustre match, neither side had clear cut chances to win the match although the Black Cats did have a strong penalty appeal for handball turned down around the hour-mark. With Sunderland being unable to win, their recent run now stands at one victory in their past 14 outings.

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Leixoes 1 – Maritimo 2 (Liga Sagres, February 1, 2010) All the goal arrived in a frantic opening 20 minutes, Hugo Morais struck after four minutes for the hosts before Mourtala Diakite and Kleber turned the match in Maritino’s favour. Leixoes remain deep in relegation trouble, slipping into the bottom two on goal difference.

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Maccabi Petah Tikva 0 – Maccabi Haifa 1 (Ligat ha’Al, February 1, 2010) eHaifa xtended their cushion at the top of the table by scraping by past Maccabi Petah Tikva, Georgia international Vladimir Dvalishvili scored in the 72nd to put him one goal short of teammate Shlomi Arbeitman as the league’s top scorer thus far.

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Jamaica 1 – Canada 0 (International Friendly, February 1, 2010) Luton Shelton collected a pass from Colorado Rapids forward Omar Cummings and scored his 28th goal with Jamaica midway through the second half.