Day: June 30, 2020

Bielsa highlights Leeds ‘weak point’, provides Augustin update

Marcelo Bielsa says Leeds United’s “weak point” can’t be ignored after the Whites drew 1-1 with bottom of the table Luton on Tuesday evening.  The West Yorkshire side moved further clear at the top of the Championship despite the result. However, they were left to rue another wasteful display in front of goal after creating …

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FC Barcelona 2-2 Atletico Madrid: Messi scores 700th career goal but Barca drop points again

Lionel Messi scored his 700th goal of his career in a thrilling 2-2 draw against Atletico Madrid at the Nou Camp on Tuesday evening. In what was a compelling watch between two of the giants of Spanish football, a calamitous moment in the 11th minute from Diego Costa saw him put through his own net …

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Solskjaer pleased with ‘quality’ Man Utd display, praises Greenwood

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his team were full of “confidence and quality” in their 3-0 win over Brighton.  Bruno Fernandes scored twice after Mason Greenwood’s opener to earn United the three points. They now sit in fifth place, just two points behind fourth placed Chelsea. And Solskjaer was clearly pleased with his …

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Solskjaer praises ‘special’ Greenwood as Fernandes bags a brace for ‘exceptional’ Man Utd

Manchester United breezed to a 3-0 win on a damp evening on the South Coast, comfortably dispatching of Brighton at the Amex. The Red Devils came into the game on the back of a lockdown-spanning 14 game unbeaten run, and they quickly set about extending that to 15 in what was a totally dominant first-half …

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‘It feels like I’m still dreaming’: Cudjoe’s long road from Ghana to NWSL

Jennifer Cudjoe cried in the stands while watching the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League Championship game. Her friend, who surprised her with tickets to the match, asked about the tears. “Watching it live, it was just a different feeling,” Cudjoe recalled. “I felt like this is where I belong. This is where I wanna be …

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