Day: January 13, 2021

Real Sociedad 1-1 Barcelona (aet, 2-3 pens): Ter Stegen the hero as Catalans reach Supercopa final

Barcelona reached the Supercopa de Espana final after beating Real Sociedad 3-2 on penalties following a 1-1 draw in Cordoba. With Lionel Messi sitting out the tie with a slight injury, it was Frenkie de Jong who continued his strong recent form with the opening goal in the first half. De Jong conceded the penalty …

Real Sociedad 1-1 Barcelona (aet, 2-3 pens): Ter Stegen the hero as Catalans reach Supercopa final Read More »

Mourinho laments Spurs inability to ‘kill’ games after latest draw with Fulham

Spurs rearranged fixture with Fulham ended with an all too familiar sense of frustration for Jose Mourinho as the Portuguese coach once again saw his side drop points from a winning position, drawing 1-1 at home against their London rivals. Scott Parker’s visitors started much the brighter of the two sides and midfielder Frank Zambo …

Mourinho laments Spurs inability to ‘kill’ games after latest draw with Fulham Read More »

Mourinho laments Tottenham errors; cites ‘impossible’ Fulham actions

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho criticised his team at both ends of the pitch, and referenced the “impossible” actions pulled off by a Fulham star. Tottenham took a first-half lead through the ever-reliable Harry Kane after sublime service from Sergio Reguilon. Son Heung-min squandered an opportunity to put the game to bed when hitting the post …

Mourinho laments Tottenham errors; cites ‘impossible’ Fulham actions Read More »

Edu, Onyewu, Pearce headline first-year eligible players for Hall of Fame

The National Soccer Hall of Fame announced the latest individuals eligible for the player Class of 2021, with several former U.S. Men’s National Team players among the nominees. Maurice Edu, Oguchi Onyewu, and Christie Pearce headline the list of players who enter their first year of eligibility. Also in their first year are Brittany Taylor, …

Edu, Onyewu, Pearce headline first-year eligible players for Hall of Fame Read More »

Holstein Kiel 2-2 Bayern Munich (aet, 6-5 pens): DFB-Pokal holders stunned by second-tier opposition

Bayern Munich have been knocked out of the DFB-Pokal on penalties by second-tier side Holstein Kiel following a 2-2 draw after extra time. The Bavarian giants had reached the last 16 stage in each of the previous 19 seasons and had lifted the cup in the last two of those, but they were stunned by …

Holstein Kiel 2-2 Bayern Munich (aet, 6-5 pens): DFB-Pokal holders stunned by second-tier opposition Read More »

Watch: Nicolas Pepe scores stunning solo goal in Arsenal training – PF

Having joined Arsenal for a club-record fee of £72million in 2019, Nicolas Pepe has so far failed to justify his huge price tag.  Pepe scored five league goals during his debut campaign and has struggled for regular playing time under Mikel Arteta this term, making just four starts in the Premier League. “We need to help him to succeed,” Arteta said after …

Watch: Nicolas Pepe scores stunning solo goal in Arsenal training – PF Read More »