Europa League Round-up 5 (Part Three)

Europa League Round-up 5 (Part Three)

🕔00:25, 27.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar November 25th 2015 The Finishing Post Villarreal had already qualified after Dinamo Minsk ended Viktoria Plzeň’s interest this afternoon. Nevertheless the Spaniards wanted to make a point to the previously perfect Rapid Wien. They did so, beating

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Europa League Round-up 5 (Part Two)

Europa League Round-up 5 (Part Two)

🕔22:51, 26.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar November 25th 2015 Favours Azerbaijan’s refugee club Qarabaǧ survived Tottenham Hotspur’s onslaught for 77 minutes. Spurs had hit the bar through Son Heung-min and Harry Kane. The pressure told as Son got the assist from a corner

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Europa League Round-up 5 (Part One)

Europa League Round-up 5 (Part One)

🕔19:34, 26.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar November 25th 2015 Early Birds The three early matches this afternoon saw the Russians of FC Krasnodar beat Borussia Dortmund 1-0 in Group C to secure qualification, Rubin Kazan upset Sion 2-0 – Liverpool and Bordeaux will

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Champion’s League Round-up 5 (Part Two)

Champion’s League Round-up 5 (Part Two)

🕔23:42, 25.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar November 25th 2015 Favours Sir Alex Ferguson didn’t make too many mistakes when it came to assessing talent and giving youth a chance, but letting French international midfielder Paul Pogba leave is becoming a major one. Despite

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Champion’s League Round-up 5 (Part One)

Champion’s League Round-up 5 (Part One)

🕔17:47, 25.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar November 25th 2015 Headlines Barçelona’s 6-1 drubbing of Rudi García’s Roma will dominate the headlines, but should they? The defending champions were in imperious form. A brace each from Lionel Messi, returning from injury and Luis Suárez

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To be Broken

To be Broken

🕔21:37, 24.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (November 24th 2015) Foxes in the Box Currently involved in the Netherlands’ coaching staff, Ruud van Nistelrooy record of scoring in ten consecutive English Premier League matches remains intact – for now. Leicester City’s

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United

United

🕔12:06, 18.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (November 17th 2011) Lest We Forget The result – England beat France 2-0 – tonight was incidental. Football was the winner as England fans respectfully sang the Marseillaise and applauded the French throughout. On

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Football Unites

Football Unites

🕔20:05, 17.Nov 2015

Tonight Wembley Stadium hosts Didier Deschamps’ France team, playing their first match since the atrocities that rocked Paris last Friday. La Marseillaise will be sung with gusto as England fans join the French to show solidarity. It will be especially

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History Trumps Form

History Trumps Form

🕔22:38, 14.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (November 13th 2015) Reversals Seventeen months ago the Netherlands entertained Chris Coleman’s Wales side in Amsterdam – the last friendly that Wales played. Tonight they met again. The Dutch had been near the top

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History Trumps Form

History Trumps Form

🕔10:30, 14.Nov 2015

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (November 13th 2015) Reversals Seventeen months ago the Netherlands entertained Chris Coleman’s Wales side in Amsterdam – the last friendly that Wales played. Tonight they met again. The Dutch had been near the top

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