Day: September 12, 2021

NWSL Results: Thorns’ first win in NC boosts Shield hopes

There was only one National Women’s Soccer League match on Sunday after OL Reign’s visit to the Washington Spirit was cancelled due to Washington’s breach of COVID-19 protocols (the Spirit forfeited, 3-0). Sunday’s lone match was a headliner: the North Carolina Courage-Portland Thorns rivalry which has dominated the past half-decade of the NWSL. The Skinny: …

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FAWSL Week 2 Roundup: Spurs shock City with a controversial 2-1 win on the road

After midweek Champions League action for two FA Women’s Super League sides, the domestic campaign continued this weekend. Catch up on the fixtures and must-see moments. Brighton sit atop the #BarclaysFAWSL after a super start to the season! Chelsea and Manchester City in 6th and 7th #WatchWithAta pic.twitter.com/jDeoDHuOng — ata football (@atafball) September 12, 2021 …

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Real Madrid 5-2 Celta Vigo: Benzema nets hat-trick as fans treated to thriller in Bernabeu return

Karim Benzema scored a hat-trick and Eduardo Camavinga netted on his debut as Real Madrid marked their return to the Santiago Bernabeu with a thrilling 5-2 win over Celta Vigo on Sunday. Madrid last played at their iconic home on March 1, 2020, before remodelling work began on the stadium, and fans were treated to a …

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‘Gutted’ Struijk sends touching message to Elliott as Liverpool release update

Pascal Struijk has confirmed he “never meant” to cause serious injury to Harvey Elliott, who Liverpool have confirmed has been discharged from hospital. Struijk received a red card for his challenge on Elliott in Leeds’ 3-0 loss to Liverpool on Sunday. The Reds midfielder went off on a stretcher after dislocating his ankle. It overshadowed …

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Camavinga joins David Beckham in exclusive club after netting on Real Madrid debut

  Real Madrid summer signing Eduardo Camavinga has this evening etched his name into the history books of his new club, after finding the net versus Celta Vigo. Benzema at the treble Carlo Ancelotti’s men were back in La Liga action a short time ago. Los Blancos, after securing seven points from an available nine …

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