Eriksen hat trick’s Ireland out of the world cup

Christian scored a manager Martin O’Neill, hat trick and Denmark trounced Ireland 5 – 1 to book their place at the World Cup next year. Irish manager Martin O’Neill stormed out of the post match press conference after having said… “We were well beaten, no question about that.We were made to pay for some sloppy […]

Mile Jedinak hat trick takes the Aussies to Russia

Wodehouse would have called Jedinak a “bearded cove” Not many football players playing at the international level can boast of sporting a beard of such magnificence. The Honduras team found themselves having to beard the socceroos in their own den.The second leg of the play off was played in Sydney-and in front of a hugely […]

Peru book last berth to Russia

Peru claimed the final place in World Cup 2018 by beating New Zealand 2 – 0 in the second leg of their inter confederation play off. A national holiday was declared to celebrate the achievement of the team. The last time Peru made it to the World Cup was in 1982. Highlights

End of the road for Buffon

Italy have always been in the World Cup as far back as most people can remember.1958 was the last time they failed to qualify.That doom has caught up with them again.Sweden held on to their one goal advantage from the first leg.Despite having about 75 % of the possession Italy just could not score.So we […]

Lukaku equals Belgium scoring record

Romelu Lukaku has equalled the all-time Belgium goalscoring record after scoring twice against Mexico in a Friday night friendly which ended at 3 goals each. He scored a 70 a minute equaliser which also equalled the all time record of 30 goals set by Paul van Himst and Bernard Voorhoof. Lukaku at 24 years old […]

Evra gets kicked out

Poor old Patrice Evra got kicked out of Marseille after his infamous Cantona-esque karate kick at the head of a fan last week. In addition to that the poor blighter is also banned from all European tournaments till June 2018. Oliver Giroud offered words of consolation but most Marseille fans are content to kick him […]