Turkish giants Besiktas book their spot in the knockout stages of the Champions League for the first time in their history after a 1:1 draw with FC Porto. Felipe’s 29th minute strike put the visitors ahead before Talisca equalised for BJK four minutes before the interval.
36.919 in attendance at the Vodafone Area for this Besiktas vs Porto clash
Besiktas are now guaranteed to finish as Group G winners. Leipzig’s 4-1 win over Monaco in the other group game eliminated last season’s semifinalists. Continue reading Besiktas qualify for Champions League knockout stages for first time in their history
The Premier League resumes after the international break with a tasty North London derby between bitter rivals Arsenal and Spurs at the Emirates on Saturday afternoon.
For most of the modern Premier League era, North London has been “red”, with Arsenal dominating, but the balance of power in recent times has shifted marginally to White Hart Lane, with Mauricio Pochettino’s side four points ahead of the Gunners in the league table going into this weekend clash. Continue reading Arsenal v Spurs- NLD after the international break
Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958, leaving Gigi Buffon’s dream of a sixth World Cup unfulfilled.
How did the Italian media react to Italy’s failure to qualify?
The Italians lost 1-0 and Stockholm, and needing two goals at the San Siro to progress, could only produce a 0-0 draw. Continue reading How did Italian newspapers react to Italy’s loss against Sweden? Pictures
Goran Pandev’s goal just before half time, and Kire Markoski’s strike deep into second half stoppage time, gives Macedonia victory over Norway in this autumn international Continue reading Video Macedonia-Norway 2:0 Highlights & Goals November 2017 Friendly
Robin Lod scores twice for Finland as they down Estonia 3:0 in this friendly. Finland’s opening goal of this game came from Pyry Soiri, who also assisted Lod’s first goal Continue reading Finland-Estonia 3:0 Video Highlights Robin Lod Goals 2017
Talk about same results at a home ground- the third straight game at the Britannia (Bet365) Stadium between Stoke and Leicester City that has ended in a 2:2 draw. It was Stoke who had to come from behind in this game though, with Shaqiri and Crouch cancelling out goals from Iborra and Mahrez. 29.602 in attendance for this Stoke vs Leicester clash Continue reading Stoke vs Leicester City 2:2 Goals 04-11-2017
Absolute schoolboy defending this from Chelsea in their Champions League tie against Roma, with Rudiger, Azpi and David all running towards Edin Dzeko and leaving Perotti unmarked. If you’ve seen little kids all run towards the ball in school, that is precisely what this looks like!
Unfortunately for Roma, Perotti wasn’t able to convert Continue reading Video Example of poor Chelsea defending vs Roma- 3 players run towards Dzeko and leave Perotti unmarked
All five goals in the first half as RB Leipzig down FC Porto 3:2 in their CL clash at the Red Bull Arena. 41.496 in attendance for this Leipzig vs Porto Champions League clash Continue reading RB Leipzig-Porto 3:2 Highlights Video | RBL vs FCP Goals Champions League 2017
Besiktas’ stunning run in the Champions League continues as Cenk Tosun’s double gives them victory away against French giants Monaco. 7.403 in attendance at Stade Louis II for this Monaco vs Besiktas clash. Continue reading Video Monaco-BJK 2017 1:2 Highlights | ASM vs Besiktas Tosun Goals Champions League
The friendly rivalry between Liverpool and Manchester is one that has been going on since the industrial revolution, and it wasn’t long until it spilled over into the two football clubs – Liverpool and Manchester United.
There have been plenty of exciting matches over the years and both clubs have kept the scoresheet pretty balanced in these matches. However, United have had the better in recent years, particularly in the Premier League era where they have won the title on 13 occasions in the 25-year history whilst Liverpool haven’t won the English top flight since
1990. Continue reading Looking forward to Liverpool v Man Utd