Olympiakos Piraeus proved once more that when playing at home they are unbeatable; and if the visiting team are not careful, things can get very ugly for them. Benfica were one of those unfortunate teams today as they came to Karaiskaki stadium to play Ernesto Valverde’s side in the third leg of the group stage [...]
Everyone knows that the flip throw in can turn any play from the side lines to a corner kick. Few people have mastered this method, however. If someone who is still learning tries to use this nifty trick to put the soccer ball back into play, then it is better for the defenders to stand [...]
The fanzone is just too good an idea and here is proof.
Brazilian attacking midfielder Rivaldo Vitor Borba Ferreira has signed a new contract with Uzbekistan champion Bunyodkor to play for another 3 seasons until 2011. The 36-year old former Brazil international moved to play soccer in Asia after 4 great years of soccer in the Greek Superleague playing for Olympiakos and AEK having previously played for [...]
This past weekend, Portuguese national and Manchester United winger Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 100th and 101st goals for his team. The goals came against lowly Stoke City in front of more than 75,000 spectators. Ronaldo scored from 2 brilliant free kicks one in the 3rd minute of the game and another in the 89th minute. [...]
The classic derby between the two richest soccer clubs in Greece left everybody wishing they had not wasted their time to watch. The game ended in a scoreless draw with neither team playing anything resembling soccer. In fact, Olympiakos had only a single chance to score in 96 minutes played on Sunday. Both coaches setup [...]
Video of the three magnificent goal from Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over Manchester United last Saturday.
Alessandro Del Piero is all class and at the age of 34 he proved once more that he is a force to be reckoned with scoring 2 goals for Juventus to give his team a win away from home against Real Madrid. Del Piero’s performance at the Estadio Bernabéu last Wednesday for the Champions League [...]
I can’t decide what I like most: the way Giorgios Karagounis celebrates his goal, the French sportscaster’s voice, or the unbelievable volley that gave Panathinaikos their second goal against Werder Bremen on the way to a 3-0 away victory? Watch the below video and you will understand.
Like everyone else, I am waiting anxiously for the Champions League competition to resume on Tuesday and Wednesday. In the meantime, I found the following video compilation of a number of soccer gaffs that are guaranteed to make you laugh. Enjoy!