Who would’ve thought that Arsenal would only need 20 minutes to rip apart a Manchester United defense that had kept 4 clean sheets in 7 Premier league games? It was a dream fixture for the Gunners as they displayed both attacking and defensive qualities of the highest order. Wenger’s men played at an increasingly high tempo throughout the first half and showed some clever match management by controlling the game in the second. Continue reading “Arsenal’s perfect plan C”
Boring boring boring were the words uttering from every single cricket fan especially from English and Pakistani fans for the first four days of the AbuDhabi test as 1,121 runs in the first two innings were scored, Malik (245) and Cook (263) scored double tons. Continue reading “Pakistan v England 1st Test 2015”
Last night the most ecstatic fans would be from Northern Ireland as they qualified for the Euro for the very first time, there fans explained it feels like the glory days of 80’s when Northern Ireland qualified for back to back two world cup’s of 1982 & 1986. Steve Davis there captain led from the front and netted two goals so this Northern Irish football generation can come out of the shadows of Spain ’82 and Mexico ’86 and make their own history in Euro 2016. Continue reading “An Irish triumph, A Scottish failure”
Sunday ,October 4:
Everton 1-1 Liverpool FT (Romelu Lukaku, Danny Ings)
Arsenal 3-0 Manchester United FT (A.Sanchez,M.Ozil,A.Sanchez)
Swansea 2-2 Tottenham FT (A.Ayew,C.Eriksen,H.Kane OG,C.Eriksen)
Few people would’ve considered Arsenal to win on Sunday after their shambolic defeat to Olympiakos in the Champions League on Tuesday. The Gunners though proved everyone wrong as they dismantled a slow and shaky Manchester United team within 20 minutes of the first half by scoring three goals without any replies. Continue reading “5 things we learned as Manchester United were humbled by Arsenal at the Emirates”
Yet another exciting Saturday for football fans all over the world as we go through an action packed fixture list of the English Premier League.
||West Bromwich Albion
||West Ham United
Continue reading “Premier League Round up 3rd September 2015”
Unbelivable scenes were witnessed at Harare sports club absolutely unprofessional behavior by the umpires Ruchira Palliyaguruge and Jeremiah Matibiri to take the players off with the sun setting, the light only got worse, but after all it is a batting side decision weather to continue or not and in a situation where match was really favoring Pakistan, Shoaib Malik was more than willing to chase the target when the equation was 21 of 12 balls thanks to Malik who master minded the chase along with Aamer Yamin which was looking rather slim when Pakistan slumped to 76 for 6.If the match would have continued Malik could have scored a century which would have been his 9th and he could also become the first Pakistani No. 5 centurion batsman in a run chase. Continue reading “Zimbabwe v Pakistan 2nd ODI”
India would have thought that their total was safe enough to beat South Africa but wait a minute this is T20 cricket any total can be chased and defended. Continue reading “India v South Africa 1st T20”
Wednesday night’s fixtures saw teams from group A to D playing their second match of the Champions League group stages.
Malmo 0-2 Real Madrid
Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 PSG
CSKA Moscow 3-2 PSV
Manchester United 2-1 Wolfsburg
Astana 2-2 Galatasaray
Atletico Madrid 1-2 Benfica
Borussia Moenchengladbach 1-2 Manchester City
Juventus 2-0 Sevilla Continue reading “UEFA Champions League 2015: Recap Wednesday September 30th”
Earlier tonight we saw Manchester United beat Wolfsburg in a nervy win at Old Trafford.
Wolfsburg drew first blood four minutes into the game as Max Kruse passed the ball to Daniel Caligiuri who finished with ease.
Juan Mata restored parity at the 34th minute after Caligiuri gave away a penalty. Chris Smalling won the match for Manchester United after pouncing on the rebound at the 53rd minute of the match. Following are a few talking points on the match: Continue reading “FIVE THINGS WE LEARNT AS MANCHESTER UNITED BEAT WOLFSBURG 2-1”
Tuesday night’s fixture list had a similar outlook to match day one of the champions league. England’s finest had an off day as both Arsenal and Chelsea lost their respective games to Olympiakos and FC Porto. On the other hand Valencia and Barcelona won both their games against Lyon and Bayern Leverkusen.
High flying Bayern Munich totally dominated Dinamo Zagreb in a 5-0 win, while Bate Borisov shocked AS Roma with a 3-2 win . Continue reading “UEFA Champions League 2015 : Recap for Tuesday 29th September”