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Atalanta 1 : 1 Catania - Catania hold on for point

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by PA33 hits

Ten-man Catania held on for a point in a 1-1 draw at Atalanta. Nicola Legrottaglie put the visitors ahead in the 18th minute but defender Nicola Spolli picked up his second yellow card and was sent off before half-time, leaving his side with a battle on their hands. And Atalanta substitute Simone Tiribocchi equalised in the 70th minute to make the most of the numerical advantage but, although ...Full Story »

Sunderland 2 : 1 Blackburn Rovers - Larsson leaves it late

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by PA21 hits

Sebastian Larsson fired Sunderland to a last-gasp 2-1 victory over Blackburn to launch Martin O'Neill's reign as manager in style. The Swede curled home an injury-time free-kick off the foot of the post eight minutes after David Vaughan had dragged the Black Cats back into a game they looked destined to lose with a stunning 30-yard piledriver. Until Vaughan's intervention, it looked as though ...Full Story »

Rayo Vallecano 1 : 3 Sporting de Gijon - Sporting bounce back

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by PA25 hits

Sporting Gijon recovered from heavy defeats in the past two weeks to record a comfortable 3-1 victory of their own at Rayo Vallecano. The visitors dominated the opening period but were handed the opening goal after calamitous defending by Mikel Labaka and David Cobeno presented Diego Barral with an easy tap-in. Nacho Novo doubled Sporting's advantage nine minutes before half-time from Miguel D...Full Story »

World is their oyster after Barca reign in Spain

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport93 hits

MADRID, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Barcelona headed off to Japan for the Club World Cup on Sunday after proving they were still the side to beat in Spain with their 3-1 ‘Clasico’ victory at the home of arch-rivals Real Madrid. The European and Spanish champions dealt a demoralising blow to their La Liga title rivals by silencing the Bernabeu on Saturday and more glory could follow if they f...Full Story »

Striker Anelka agrees to join Shanghai Shenhua

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport120 hits

Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka has agreed to join Shanghai Shenhua, the club said on Sunday in a major coup for Chinese football. The former Arsenal and Real Madrid star will be the biggest name to appear in China's Super League, which is growing in stature despite significant corruption problems that have left several officials facing jail. "We have basically agreed on the details of the cont...Full Story »

Al Sadd earn crack at Barca in Japan

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport85 hits

TOYOTA, Japan, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Asian champions Al Sadd ground out a 2-1 win over Tunisia’s Esperance at the Club World Cup on Sunday to set up a dream semi-final against European kings Barcelona. “Barcelona are the best team in the world but anything is possible in football,” said Al Sadd coach Jorge Fossati. “If we stay humble and keep this spirit anything can happen...Full Story »

Oguchi Onyewu scores only goal as Sporting beats Nacional 1-0

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport56 hits

Sporting Clube de Portugal beat Nacional de Madeira in Lisbon 1-0 thanks to a first half goal from American defender Oguchi Onyewu. The win extends Sporting's home win streak to nine in all competitions. The goal came 22 minutes in. Former Liverpool defender Emiliano Insua nodded on a Andre Martins free kick, and Onyewu out-jumped the goalkeeper at the far post to head home. Though that end...Full Story »

Redknapp wary of wounded United, City

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by 83 hits

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp believes his side's push for a first-ever Premier League title is neither helped nor hindered by Manchester United and Manchester City's inclusion in the Europa League. Redknapp has long voiced his frustrations at playing Thursday nights in the Europa League then domestic matches on the following Sunday. And now that Spurs' time in the Europa League is coming t...Full Story »

World football stars remember Japan quake dead

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport43 hits

Players at the Club World Cup in Japan paid tribute Sunday to those who lost their lives and livelihoods in the March earthquake that left 20,000 dead or missing, nine months on from the disaster. Santos striker Borges had a prolific stint with Vegalta Sendai in 2006—a club based in the northeast part of Japan that was hardest hit by the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and ensuing tsunami on Mar...Full Story »

Porto wins at Beira Mar, clear on top

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport45 hits

LISBON, Portugal (AP)—Porto recovered from a goal down to win 2-1 at Beira Mar on Saturday, with goals from James Rodriguez and Hulk moving the champions clear atop the Portuguese league standings. Chinese striker Xhang gave Beira Mar the lead in the 33rd minute, but Rodriguez equalized seven minutes later, and Hulk hit the winning goal in the 59th minute to give Porto a three-point lead ...Full Story »

Man United reasserts authority in England

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport65 hits

LONDON (AP)—Manchester United responded well to its humiliating exit from the Champions League, rediscovering its scoring touch in a 4-1 victory over Wolverhampton on Saturday that kept the pressure on Premier League leader Manchester City. Nani and Wayne Rooney—with his first goals since mid-September—both scored twice in a romp at Old Trafford to leave United two points behi...Full Story »

Goals key for new Sunderland boss O'Neill

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by YAHOO Sport70 hits

Martin O'Neill will take charge of his first match as Sunderland manager when fellow Premier League strugglers Blackburn Rovers visit the Stadium of Light on Sunday. The Black Cats are just a point in front of Rovers, who are themselves in the relegation zone. O'Neill has a reputation for galvanising faltering teams and it his man-management skills, as much as his tactical appreciation, which ...Full Story »

Everton FC prospect Ross Barkley to sign a new five-year deal next week after celebrating his 18th birthday

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by hits

EVERTON FC expect Ross Barkley to sign a new five-year deal next week after celebrating his 18th birthday. The England Under-21 midfielder turned 18 on Monday, and his agent is currently finalising terms with EFC, who are keen to tie him down for the long term to ward off Manchester United and Chelsea. Barkley, who has made five appearances so far this season, agreed his first professional d...Full Story »

Neil Warnock: I’ll never forgive Rafa Benitez

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by hits

Above: Neil Warnock still bears a grudge against Rafa Benitez Neil Warnock has no problem with Liverpool – but admits he’ll forever hold a grudge against their former manager Rafa Benitez. The Spaniard was in charge of the Reds in May 2007 when Warnock’s Sheffield United side were relegated from the Premier League, a fate he believes Benitez largely contributed to. Liverpool...Full Story »

Boas boys

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by hits

Above: Andre Villas-Boas could sign either Pato or Robinho from AC Milan if they sign Carlos Tevez CHELSEA boss Andre Villas-Boas can sign either Pato or Robinho from AC Milan if the Italian giants sign Man City’s Carlos Tevez. CHELSEA will be given the chance to sign either Pato or Robinho from AC Milan if the Italian club land Carlos Tevez. AC have let it be known that one of the Braz...Full Story »

Redknapp won’t sell Pavlyuchenko until replacement is found

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by hits

Harry Redknapp has insisted that striker Roman Pavlyuchenko will not leave Tottenham until a replacement has been found. The Russian star has only played 15 minutes of Premier League football this season due to the form of Emmanuel Adebayor and Jermain Defoe. But Redknapp has reiterated that if Pavlyuchenko was to leave the club a replacement would have to be found first. "If we let Pav go ...Full Story »

John Hartson in charity tribute as tragic pal Gary Speed is buried

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by The Sun157 hits

Funeral ... Gary Speed was buried yesterday TRAGIC Gary Speed was laid to rest yesterday in a private family funeral. Relatives mourned the footie ace at the church where he wed wife Louise, 41. Last night soccer pal John Hartson paid tribute to Gary's grieving family for asking fans to support his cancer charity. Former Wales and West Ham striker Hartson, 36, could not be at the North Wales...Full Story »

Wonder Rob was under Per

Posted Sunday, December 11, 2011 by The Sun66 hits

VOLLEY GOOD SHOW ... Robin van Persie celebrates his stunner with Theo Walcott ARSENE WENGER claimed Robin van Persie was not at his best despite his Emirates wonder goal. The Dutchman made it 19 for the season with a sublime volley to make sure Arsenal's 125th anniversary celebrations did not turn sour. But Gunners boss Wenger insisted the player was well below par as the Londoners stuttered...Full Story »

Real Madrid 1-3 Barcelona - Barca show Classico class

Posted Saturday, December 10, 2011 by PA287 hits

Barcelona recovered from conceding the quickest El Clasico goal in history to end Real Madrid's 15-match winning run with a 3-1 victory and strike a potentially decisive blow in the race for the Primera Division title. Despite having lifted the trophy for three years in a row and enjoying both domestic and European dominance over Madrid over recent times, Pep Guardiola's men went into Saturday ...Full Story »

Palermo 0 - 1 Cesena - Cesena stun 10-man Palermo

Posted Saturday, December 10, 2011 by PA150 hits

Palermo lost their 100% home record as Cesena secured a surprise 1-0 victory at La Favorita. The home side, who had won all six of their previous Serie A games in Sicily, fell behind to an Adrian Mutu goal after 63 minutes and their chances of finding an equaliser were hampered almost immediately when Ezequiel Munoz was sent-off. Cesena, beaten 2-0 at Juventus last time out, started with promi...Full Story »

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