Lazio 2-1 Roma: Full-backs give Roma the early advantage but Lazio nick it late on

October 16, 2011
Lazio 2-1 Roma: Full-backs give Roma the early advantage but Lazio nick it late on

A game that turned on a red card and penalty decision – Luis Enrique won the early battle, but Eddy Reja’s side came through for him in stoppage time. Read more »

Liverpool 1-1 Manchester United: little technical quality in open play, goals from set-pieces

October 15, 2011
Liverpool 1-1 Manchester United: little technical quality in open play, goals from set-pieces

A poor first half was followed with a more positive second, but neither side stamped their authority on the game. Read more »

No longer underdogs, Ghana need to become a more complete attacking force

October 13, 2011
No longer underdogs, Ghana need to become a more complete attacking force

When you’re an unfancied side, playing reactive football is natural. Read more »

Venezuela 1-0 Argentina: Sabella switches to three at the back; Argentina play terribly

October 12, 2011
Venezuela 1-0 Argentina: Sabella switches to three at the back; Argentina play terribly

Alejandro Sabella’s honeymoon didn’t last long, as Argentina looked completely disjointed in Puerto la Cruz. Read more »

France 1-1 Bosnia: Bosnia dominate first half, France lucky to get back in the game late on

October 12, 2011
France 1-1 Bosnia: Bosnia dominate first half, France lucky to get back in the game late on

Bosnia were 15 minutes from topping the group, but Samir Nasri’s late penalty put France into Euro 2012. Read more »