CONMEBOL Qualifier results.

Colombia 5 Bolivia 0 “El Cafeteros” were the first to start on Friday afternoon and they wasted no time in slapping aside Bolivia in Barranquilla. Torres, Valdes, Gutierrez, Falcoa and Armero each grabbed a goal to bolster their 2nd place position and condemn Bolivia to 2nd bottom. Paraguay 1 Uruguay 1 In Montevideo, Luis Suarez had […]

Ballon D’Or shortlist

Lionel has already revealed he voted for team-mates Xavi, Iniesta and Sergio Arguero while Ronaldo would probably vote for himself 3 times. Barcelona and Real Madrid dominate the list, with no fewer than eleven players. Surprisingly no Scots made the final list, the mind boggles. Ballon D’Or Shortlist Sergio Agüero (Argentina & Manchester City) Mario Balotelli (Italy […]

Top ten goalscorers in CONMEBOL qualification

With Lionel Messi and Gonzolo Higuain with 6 goals a piece it’s easy to see why Argentina are top of the CONMEBOL qualification table.  Although Luis Suarez is notoriously profligate for Liverpool for his national team he is on fire. While Falcao rattles them in for club and country alike is price tag rises and rises. A […]

Ronaldo has the chance to upstage Messi

The European Championships may provide Cristiano Ronaldo the chance to finally upstage Lionel Messi but only if Portugal go all the way and win the competition. The Portuguese hit man is constantly compared to the serial World Player of the year. At times it seems that no matter what Ronaldo does, Messi pops up to […]