"> ">

Man United 'butchered and battered' Cristiano Ronaldo - Gary Neville

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by ESPN

Cristiano Ronaldo scored 118 goals in 292 appearances for Manchester United. Cristiano Ronaldo was "butchered and battered" during his first couple of years at Manchester United before developing into a player who was "out of this world," according to his former teammate Gary Neville. Ronaldo arrived at Old Trafford as a teenager in 2003 and matured into one of the best footballers in the worl...Full Story »

Barcelona and Argentina desperately await Messi's return

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by Marca.com

Without Lionel Messi, Barcelona and Argentina know the simple, unavoidable truth: results and the quality of play just aren't the same in his absence. Argentina continue to drop points without their talisman, against Peru, whereas Barcelona have done so at the Estadio Balaidos against Celta Vigo. Nonetheless, Messi's absence is felt much more acutely within the Albiceleste camp and last seas...Full Story »

Draxler will definitely leave Wolfsburg & wants Juventus move, says agent

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by Goal.com

Julian Draxler's agent has affirmed that the Wolfsburg star would jump at the chance of joining Juventus. The Germany international is reportedly keen to leave his current club, with Arsenal also linked with a move. But according to Fabio Parisi, the Serie A giants are the favourites to land their man next season. "He will definitely leave Wolfsburg at the end of the season. He would've ...Full Story »

Germany could have won by more, claims Muller

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by Goal.com

Thomas Muller claims Germany could have scored more in their 3-0 win over Czech Republic, although he was delighted to send the fans home happy. The world champions were ruthless in blowing away their visitors in Hamburg, with Muller's brace and Toni Kroos' goal earning another three points towards World Cup qualification. And the Bayern Munich man admitted that his side might have won by a ...Full Story »

England boss Gareth Southgate slams Wayne Rooney boo-boys: His leadership is crucial

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by Express.co.uk

Wayne Rooney was booed by a section of the crowd in England's 2-0 win over Malta GARETH SOUTHGATE last night urged England fans to lay off Wayne Rooney. England's stand-in boss leapt to his captain's defence after Rooney was booed by a section of the crowd before and during the World Cup qualifier against Malta. The outbursts were presumably a consequence of England's disastrous European Cham...Full Story »

Germany 3-0 Czech Republic: Muller at the double as hosts ease to win

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by Goal.com

Germany 3-0 Czech Republic: Muller at the double as hosts ease to win The World Cup holders were far too strong on Saturday, and strolled to victory thanks to the Bayern star's efforts while Toni Kroos also found the net Thomas Muller scored twice as world champions Germany continued their fine start to World Cup qualifying with a 3-0 triumph over Czech Republic in Hamburg. Joachim Low's me...Full Story »

Slovenia 1 - 0 Slovakia: Slovenia substitute Roks Slovakia with instant impact

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by PA

Substitute Rok Kronaveter struck a second-half winner as Slovenia recorded their first win in World Cup qualifying Group F with a 1-0 triumph over Slovakia in Ljubljana. Kronaveter had only been on the pitch two minutes when he hit a neat first-time finish past visiting keeper Matus Kozacik in the 74th minute of a tight encounter after picking up a pinpoint diagonal ball from team-mate Josip Il...Full Story »

Scotland 1 - 1 Lithuania: Scotland leave it late to grab draw with Lithuania

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by PA

Substitute James McArthur rescued a World Cup point for Scotland with a late headed equaliser against Lithuania at Hampden. Scotland made an edgy start against the fifth seeds and fell behind in the 59th minute when Fedor Cernych got away from Grant Hanley with the help of a one-two and finished clinically. Scotland's forward players were lacking creativity but midfielder McArthur headed home ...Full Story »

Poland 3 - 2 Denmark: Poland hang on to win after Lewandowski hat-trick

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by PA

Robert Lewandowski fired a hat-trick as Poland held on for their first World Cup qualifying win of the campaign with a 3-2 victory in Warsaw against Group E rivals Denmark. Lewandowski scored twice in the first half, his second from the penalty spot, and struck again early in the second half as Poland opened up a three-goal lead. Denmark hit back through Kamil Glik's own goal and substitute Yu...Full Story »

Northern Ireland 4 - 0 San Marino: Sub Kyle Lafferty bags brace as Northern Ireland overcome minnows San Marino

Posted Sunday, October 09, 2016 by PA

Substitute Kyle Lafferty scored twice as Northern Ireland recorded a 4-0 victory over minnows San Marino in the first international to be staged at the refurbished Windsor Park. A crowd of 18,234 witnessed Lafferty's goals and strikes from Steven Davis and Jamie Ward, as well as a San Marino red card, as Michael O'Neill's side avoided any drama in their World Cup qualifier ahead of Tuesday's cl...Full Story »

« Previous12...586587588589590591592...57225723Next »