Theo Walcott inspired Arsenal to a dramatic comeback after going 4 – 0 down in the first half
2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or Shortlist: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid C.F.) Iker Casillas (Real Madrid) Mesut Ozil (Real Madrid) Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid) Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid) Karim Benzema (Real Madrid)Leo Messi (FC Barcelona) Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) Andres Iniesta (Barcelona) Xavi (Barcelona) Gerard Pique (Barcelona)Wayne Rooney (Manchester United) Robin van Persie (Manchester United) Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) Mario Balotelli (Manchester […]
It’s less than two years to the next World Cup in Brazil. Although many (mainly English journalists) like to lay claim to England being the home of football not many will argue with the belief that Brazil is the spiritual home of football and the World Cup. Scotland will not be there that is almost […]
GREMIO (BRAZIL) VS MILLIONARIOS (COLOMBIA) INDEPENDIENTE (ARGENTINA) VS UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA (CHILE) SAO PAULO (BRAZIL) VS UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE (CHILE) CERRO PORTENO (PARAGUAY) VS TIGRE (ARGENTINA) They say the cream always comes to the top and this seems to be the case in this years Copa Sudamericana. Brazil, Argentina and Chile each have 2 representatives while […]
With all their teams eliminated form the Copa Sudamericana and the national team not playing until March the focus for all Ecuadorians will now be upon the Serie A. Barcelona, Liga and Macara head the table with 25 points a piece with Emelec and Tec. Univeritario not far behind. Both Liga de Loja and Deportivo […]
Emelec and Deportivo Quito rounded up a dreadful week in the Copa Sudamerica by both going out when progression looked certain. Deportivo were protecting a 2 – 0 first leg win and needed only a draw or slim defeat to move into the quarters. In the end they were thumped 4 – 0 away to […]
Those temperamental Latin Americans have been at again but this time in the north and the land of Tequila. A fairly innocuous challenge turns into free for all involving nearly every player. True to form the footballers so typical fighting skills with girly kicks, pushes and slaps that your grannie would be embarrassed by.
CONMEBOL has announced plans to have the 2016 Copa America outside of South America for the first time. Not only will the competition be in the USA, it will also include Mexico and the USA as fixed competitors along with 4 further CONCACAF nations. The South American association is celebrating it’s 100th year anniversary in […]