Posts Tagged ‘ pressing ’

Barcelona 2-2 Milan: Milan’s narrowness frustrates Barca (just about)

September 13, 2011
Barcelona 2-2 Milan: Milan’s narrowness frustrates Barca (just about)

Milan scored in the first minute and the last minute, to bookend a game otherwise dominated by Barcelona.
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Posted in Champions League | 116 Comments »

Peru 2-0 Colombia (AET): Colombia waste chances and Peru exploit goalkeeping mistakes

July 16, 2011
Peru 2-0 Colombia (AET): Colombia waste chances and Peru exploit goalkeeping mistakes

Carlos Lobaton and Juan Vargas scored thumping extra time goals to put Peru into the semis.
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 11 Comments »

Mexico 2-0 Honduras: extra time win for Mexico

June 24, 2011
Mexico 2-0 Honduras: extra time win for Mexico

Two extra time goals from set-pieces set up another US v Mexico Gold Cup final.
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Posted in Gold Cup 2011 | 28 Comments »

Belgium 1-1 Turkey: a possession-based game finishes all square

June 6, 2011
Belgium 1-1 Turkey: a possession-based game finishes all square

Two goals in the first quarter of the game gave Belgium and Turkey a point apiece.
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Posted in Internationals | 30 Comments »

Swansea 4-2 Reading: Sinclair hat-trick takes Swansea into the Premier League

May 31, 2011
Swansea 4-2 Reading: Sinclair hat-trick takes Swansea into the Premier League

Swansea won an exciting play-off final at Wembley to earn their place in the Premier League for the first time.
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Posted in England | 17 Comments »