Category: Monday Musings

Monday Musings

Brazil crash out of the World Cup as Marta and Co. are surprised by a feisty Australian team.

SHENYANG, CHINA - AUGUST 09:  Marta of Brazil celebrates after scoring the second goal during the Women's First Round Group F match between Brazil and North Korea in Shenyang Olympic Stadium on Day 1 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 9, 2008 in Shenyang, China.  (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
SHENYANG, CHINA – AUGUST 09: Marta of Brazil celebrates after scoring the second goal during the Women’s First Round Group F match between Brazil and North Korea in Shenyang Olympic Stadium on Day 1 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 9, 2008 in Shenyang, China. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Never doubt the host country…Canada beats Switzerland to advance to the quarterfinals.

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Copa America Quarterfinals are set. Check out the image below:
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Pirlo to join NYCFC pirlo

Whatever happened to one season Swansea wonder Michu?

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United after Ramos and Schweinsteiger

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Monday Musings – Bundesliga, La Liga and FA Cup Thrillers

I’d like to sit here and make a factual statement, “The Bundesliga is more exciting to watch than the Premier League.” (ok, not all that factual but still a valid opinion) GOALS ON GOALS ON GOALS. Let’s run through a few to start continue to help facilitate your drooling stupor on this lovely Monday:

Suarez continues to show that he is World Class: He takes his bike to work

Even Giroud showed a touch of class: Left magic roofed volley

Zlatan was a judo champion: Exhibit A

Robben is fast, Bayern wins 8-0: His technique is ridiculous

Dost was on another planet on Saturday (4 goals):

This is ridiculous

Last second winner

In other news:

Cristian Ronaldo still knows how to hurt people’s ankles: Elastico Nutmeg anyone?

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has a soul. He sports temporary tattoos that are names of children that are going hungry as past of his campaign with World Food Program

Messi equals most hattricks eve in the history of Spanish football (Legend)

West Brom made West Ham look mediocre at best

Stoke also got the run around from Blackburn

Lastly, Preston North End hosts Manchester United in the FA Cup today….United will need to stop this:

 

 

 

Monday Musings

It’s always important to enjoy the weekend’s goals but it is not always easy to see the best ones. Some of us have commitments to things that create a schedule that we like to call life. So for those who missed some of these on the weekend, take a look below…

Senor Pogba – Juventus vs Napoli

Francesco Totti – Roma vs Lazio

Alexis Sanchez – Arsenal vs Stoke

Luis Suarez – Barcelona vs Atletico Mardrid

Arturo Vidal – Juventus vs Napoli

Ian Henderson – Rochdale

Tadic – Southampton vs Manchester United

Messi – Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid

Tanaka – Sporting CP

Just to clarify that Neymar is not always faking injury, check out his ankle after a tackle on the weekend: