Chip off the Old Block

Cristiano Ronaldo Jr scores a goal for the Juventus Junior Team. View this post on Instagram 😍 A post shared by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on Oct 14, 2018 at 6:38am PDT A chip off the old block. The old block himself however is not doing so well at Juventus in terms of goal scored. His […]

Colombia too good for USA

USA captain Michael Bradley returned to the national team following a one-year absence but USA got beaten 4 – 2 by Colombia anyway. James Rodriguez scored a off a brilliant curling shot in the first half and Carlos Bacca, Radamel Falcyao and Miguel Borja scored in the second-half. USA did lead 2 -1 for a […]

Aaron Ramsey wonder goal

Nothing quite so flamboyant as a gravity defying scissor kick but rather the most delicate of touches. A neatly done back flick saw Aaron Ramsey score this goal against Fulham which is now being touted as a goal of the season contender. Arsenal are right up in the top four of the table.They are actually […]

4 goals in 13 minutes

A new goal machine. Kylian scored four in 13 minutes against Lyon on Sunday and PSG created a new club record of 9 wins in a row at the start of a season. Highlights

Sanchez scores 90th minute winner

Sanchez scored a goal in Fergie time.The clock was running down the dying minutes of the game when he stepped up and scored a goal that won the game and probably saved Mourihno’s job as well. United were down 2 – 0 at half time so Mourinho will be pleased with his teams dramatic comeback. […]

Neymar shines but not bright enough

Neymar scored a brilliant hat trick against Red Star Belgrade and Messi got better press for his perfomance against Tottenham Spurs and for the two goals he scored in that game. The British media found plenty of praise for Messi. The Telegraph said the 31-year-old destroyed Spurs, The Guardian called it a “masterclass,” and The […]

Spurs beaten by Messi

Barcelona scored their first goal against Spurs before the game was gone two minutes and it started from a beautifully weighted pass from Messi.Goal number two came about 25 minutes later and again it was a pass from Messi that ended in the goal.Spurs pulled one back in the second half thanks to Kane.Messi went […]

Napoli subdue a subdued Liverpool

Lorenzo Insigne scored a 90th minute goal to give Napoli the win over a Liverpool team that did not show up.They played as if they were invisible.Something went wrong. The last couple of games its been Mohammed Salah whose gone missing.This time the entire team went missing. Highlights..

Man Utd players not trying hard enough

The Times and Monday Night Football on Sky Sports have both highlighted how Manchester United players are not matching other teams in the EPL in terms of effort put in. They produced the least amount of sprints of any Premier League team this weekend. Jose will probably quote Benjamin Disraeli and say”There are three kinds […]

Zlatan’s 500th goal was pretty incredible

Salah got the Puskas Goal of the year for this goal and Ronaldo was pretty bugged about that because he thought his goal was better but both those goals pale into insignificance when you see what Zlatan came up with when he scored his 500th goal a couple of weeks ago. A fusion of Kung […]

Pep roots for Jose

Pep has gone on record in support of the beleagured Jose Mourinho. However City fans are content with Mourinho.As long as he current his current form as manager of United – they will continue to not be a threat to City’s title challenge this season as well. So when City were 2 – 0 in […]

Sturridge equaliser keeps Liverpool on top

Kepa Arrizabalaga’ acrobatics were not good enough to keep out Sturridge’s 88th minute strike. Hazard’s early goal was thus cancelled out and Liverpool remain on the top of the table – tied on points but behind on goal difference to Manchester City. However Salah’s form,which took the EPL by storm last season,has suddenly gone missing.Klopp […]

Hammers hammer Manchester United

When the dust settled the scoreline read 3 -1 and Mourinho’s crisis at Manchester United goes deeper yet. United are now at 10 points from seven games — and Mourinho has equalled the clubs previous worst EPL start ever -which was under David Moyes. And there are folk who are quite certain now that United […]

Andre Silva Superstar

Silva at Sevilla is playing like a force of nature. He scored a hat trick on his La Liga debut and then a week or so later scored for Portugal in their UEFA Nation’s league game against Italy. The next Cristiano Ronaldo is the murmur from the Portuguese in the stand when he plays for […]

Lampard has the last laugh

More misery for Mourniho when Manchester United got dumped out of England’s League Cup competition by the most unfancied Derby County. Their new manager Frank Lampard surely did not fancy his chances to win against his wily old master but the lamps seem to be going out all over Europe for poor old Mourinho. He […]

Modric ends Messi,Ronaldo dominance

Luka Modric brought the era of the utter dominance of Messi and Ronaldo at international awards to an end. He was elected FIFA player of the year for his performance at the World Cup and other things. For the first time in ten years the award did not go to either Messi or Ronaldo. He […]

City bash Cardiff 5 – 0

This is stale news really.Pep’s city,after that dismal performance against Lyon in the CL,bounced back with a bang last weekend. It was business as usual against Cardiff. First-half goals from Sergio Aguero, Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan and then two more from Riyad Mahrez after the break completed the 5-0 win. Highlights

Girona end Barcelona’s perfect beginning

Girona ended Barcelona’s winning streak in the La Liga by holding them to a 2 -2 draw.They actually almost pulled off a shock victory and it was only some late heriocs on the part of Gerard Piqué that got 10-man Barcelona out of trouble before the end. Highlights in spanish..