Sunderland 3 – 2 Groningen Highlights & Goals (Video) | Peace Cup

Sunderland 3 – 2 Groningen Highlights & Goals (Video) | Peace Cup | 22 July 2012

Venue: Suwon Stadium, South Korea

Sunderland left it to the last minute in their win against Dutch outfit FC Groningen in the final match of the Peace Cup. Sunderland looked like they were going to suffer their second defeat in the row but Ryan Noble, the 19 year old striker had other plans. Noble set up the equalizer for Frazier Campbell in the 88th minute and then scored the winner which gave Sunderland the win. Final Scoreline was 3-2 in Sunderland’s favor.

Sunderland had lost their match against Seongnam 1-0 and were desperate for a win. Connor Wickham gave the Black Cats an early lead but Groningen came back with goals from Hyun Jun Suk and Mitchell Schet. Sunderland requiring some inspiration got in Ryan Noble and then rest is history.

Watch all the goals and highlights from the Peace Cup match between Sunderland vs Groningen (3-2) below.

Borussia M’gladbach vs Birmingham City 2-2 Highlights & Goals (Video)

Borussia M’gladbach vs Birmingham City 2-2 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 21 July 2012

Venue: Munich

 

Borussia Monchengladbach and Birmingham City played out  a pretty even pre season friendly match as the final scoreline was 2-2. For Birmingham, goals came from Curtis Davies and Akwasi Asante. Birmingham were leading for the most part of the match but eventually the Chamipons League bound Borussia Monchengladbach scored a late goal through Thorben Marx.

Galdbach’s new signing Luuk de Jong did not play in this pre season friendly.

Check out all the highlights & the goals video from the 2-2 draw between Borussia M’gladbach vs Birmingham City below.

Liverpool vs Toronto 1 – 1 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season

Liverpool vs Toronto 1 – 1 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 21 July 2012

Venue: Rodgers Centre, Toronto

Brendan Rodger’s reign at Liverpool started with a draw as the Reds faced Toronto FC in Ontario. Liverpool came back from being 1-0 down to draw the match with the help of an Adam Morgan goal. Earlier Quincy Amarikwa scored for Toronto FC in the 58th minute but 11 minutes later Raheem Sterling produced an awesome display of his skills an assisted Adam Morgan for an eay tap in to the goal.

Liverpool went in a lot of young players in the match but the best sight was the return of Brazilian Lucas Leiva in the midfield for Liverpool. Lucas missed majority of the last season due to injury and his presence was duly missed.

Daniel Pacheco, Jordan Ibe and Raheem Sterling, all academy youngsters impressed for Liverpool. Liverpool will play AS Roma in their next pre season match.

Watch all the highlights & goals froom the 1-1 draw between Toronto vs Liverpool below.

 

All the Latest Transfer News, Gossip & Rumors | 22 July 2012, Sunday

All the Latest Transfer News, Gossip & Rumors | 22 July 2012, Sunday

Check out all the transfer news from Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga…..

 

Arsenal Transfer News 

Arsene Wenger has admitted to the fact that club captain Robin Van Perise will be moving out of the club this summer. Robin Van Persie has been reportedly not been included in Arsenal’s asia tour.

Full Story: Telegraph

 

Liverpool Transfer News

Liverpool could Charlie Adam to lure Clint Dempsey to Anfield. The Fulham striker has been wanted by Liverpool and if Liverpool could buy Joe Allen from Swansea then Charlie Adam will be used in a deal which would see Clint Dempsey coming to Anfield.

Full Story: Goal.com

 

Chelsea Transfer News

According to Brazilian midfielder Oscar, the player has had his medical at Chelsea but will not sign until the Olympics gets over.

Full Story: BBC

 

Manchester United Transfer News

Sir Alex Ferguson admits, it would cost club about £30 million to get Robin Van Persie from Arsenal. Fergie admits the interest from Juventus and Manchester City would mean that the club would have to break banks to sign the Arsenal captain.

Full Story: Daily Mail

 

Tottenham Hotspur Transfer News

Luka Modric missed the final training session for Spurs, as the squad moves to United States for their pre season tour. This news has fueled speculation the Modric is more or less certain to leave Tottenham and would most probably end up at Real Madrid.

Full Story: Guardian

 

Other Gossip

Juventus are trying to make a dream forwards line up as the Turin club wants Robin Van Persie from Arsenal and Luis Suarez from Liverpool.

Newcastle United, Fulham and West Ham United have all submitted their bids for Brazilian defender Douglas who plays for FC Twente.

Everton are close to bringing back Steven Pienaar from Tottenham Hotspur.

Ajax Amsterdam are trying to convince Arsenal to send Ryo Miyaichi on loan to the Dutch champions as they fail to get Luciano Narsingh.

Former Liverpool player Harry Kewell is looking for a stint back in the Premier League is he leaves Melbourne Victory.

 

Andrew Strauss, Throws the Ball, Breaks His Own Sunglasses (Video)

Andrew Strauss, Throws the Ball, Breaks His Own Sunglasses (Video)

Okay, this is quite funny. The incident took place in the first test match between England and South Africa at The Oval. Jacques Kallis places the ball towards the leg side of Graeme Swann’s ball and Andrew Strauss fields it and while throwing the ball away to the wicket keeper, somehow the England Captain manages to break his own sunglasses. Quite bizarre and funny, yeah we know!

You can see Alastair Cook and Jimmy Anderson laughing their asses off to this incident.

Check out the video below.

Manchester United vs Ajax Cape Town 1-1 Highlights & Goals (Video)

Manchester United vs Ajax Cape Town 1-1 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 21 July 2012

Manchester United survived a scare, as they drew against Ajax cape Town. Bebe, the forgotten striker at Manchester United scored in the final minutes of the game as the final scoreline was 1-1. Manchester United new boys Shinji Kagawa and Nick Powell had good games, especially Kagawa. Shinji Kagawa showed why he was such an important player for Borussia Dortmund last season as his touches were impeccable.

Btw Alcardo van Graan scored the goal for Ajax Cape Town in the 87th minute followed by the Bebe goal.

Must admit Bebe has got a nice routine after scoring a goal. You can check that out in the video below.

Check out Manchester United vs Ajax Cape Town 1-1 Highlights & Goals Video below.

Napoli vs Bayern Munich 3 – 2 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season

Napoli vs Bayern Munich 3 – 2 Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 20 Jul 2012

Probably the best pre season friendly till now. Napoli edged out Bayern Munich 3-2 as they scored the winner with 8 minutes to go.

David Alaba started the scoring and gave Bayern Munich the lead in the 17th minute. But Napolo pegged back with an incredible Paolo Cannavaro goal and the Goran Panndev made it 2-1. Bayern Munich pulled it back though, with new boy Xherdan Shaqiri scoring in the 74th minute. But as it turned out Napoli won the match with Lorenzo Insigne scoring in the 83rd minute.

Check out all the highlights and goals video from the pre season friendly match between Napoli vs Bayern Munich below. Final scoreline 3-2.

Team GB vs Brazil 0-2 Highlights (Video) | Olympic Warm Up

Team GB vs Brazil 0-2 Highlights (Video) | Olympic Warm Up  | 20 July 2012

Team GB were lucky enough not lose by a bigger margin as Brazil showed their ultimate class. Soon to be a Chelsea player Oscar was instrumental with Hulk and Neymar proving to be a bit too much for Team GB’s defence.

Tottenham’s Sandro scored the first goal assisted by a Neymar free kick and then Neymar himself turned up to take a penalty and the final scoreline remained 0-2 in Brazil’s favor.

Stuart Pearce’s Team GB had only one shot on target, Craig Bellamy of Liverpool being that player.

Neymar did make a sensational dive though, which kind of spoils the fun. As he is great player with great touches and doesn’t need to do such mediocrities.

Check out all the highlights and the goals from the Olympic warm up match between Team GB vs Brazil below.

 

 

Besiktas 0 – 2 Manchester City Highlights & Goal (Video) | Pre Season

Besiktas 0 – 2 Manchester City Highlights & Goal (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 20 Jul 12

Venue: Tivoli Stadion Tirol, Innsbruck 

 

Turkish club Besiktas were handed a defeat as Manchester City scored for the first time in the pre season friendlies in Austria.

Sergio Aguero and Vincent Kompnay were on target as Manchester City beat Besiktas to end their pre season Austrian tour. Manchester City did start with most of their regular players as they needed to.

City were beaten by Al Hilal and drew against Dynamo Dresden.

Check out all the highlights and goals video from the pre season friendly between Besiktas vs Manchester City below. Final scoreline 0-2 in Manchester City’s favor.

 

Manchester City – Besiktas footyroom.com by footyroom

Latest Transfer News, Rumors & Gossip | 21 July 12, Saturday

Latest Transfer News, Rumors & Gossip | 21 July 12, Saturday

From Premier League (EPL), La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue and many more…

 

Manchester United Transfer News

Sir Alex Ferguson admits Manchester United bidding for Robin Van Persie of Arsenal.

Full Story: talkSPORT

 

Arsenal Transfer News

Arsene Wenger has started looking out for possible replacements for Robin Van Persie. Athletic Bilbao’s Fernando Llorente, Fiorentina’s Stefan Jovetic and Borussia Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski leads the race to replace RVP at Arsenal.

Full Story: Daily Mail

 

Liverpool Transfer News

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodger is eyeing a move for Joe Allen from his former club Swansea City. Joe Allen, who is currently with Great Britain squad for the Olympics have been put up with a price tag of £15 million by Swansea.

Full Story: Daily Star

 

Tottenham Hotspur Transfer News

Spurs are targeting Santi Cazorla of Malaga to replace Real Madrid bound Luka Modric. AVB wants to fill out the void, which would be left if Modric goes this season. And Spur’s boss is keen to get Spanish midfielder from Malaga to replace him.

Full Story: talkSPORT

 

Manchester City Transfer News

Manchester City are readying their bid to snap up unsettled Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel. The Slovakian admitted that he had offer s from many clubs.

Full Story: CaughtOffside

 

Other Gossip

Barcelona, in a bid to strengthen their defence, are looking at Liverpool defender Daniel Agger. But it eould be very tough to convince Liverpool to sell their premier players.

Watford manager Gianfranco Zola is looking to snap up Italian oldies as Pippo Inzaghi and Alessandro Del Piero are being targeted by their Italian owner.

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Feguson took a swipe at former Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish. Ferguson said that the way Jenny Dalglish handled the Patrice Evra – Luis Suarez racism row, is what costed him the job at Liverpool.