No, that’s not Lionel Messi. FK Austria Wien’s U19 midfielder Sascha Horvath danced his way around the Zenit St Petersburg defence and slotted home this rather skillful little goal in the UEFA Youth League today. Horvath vs Zenit UEFA Youth League by axlsem (via /r/soccer)
The half-time substitute was quick making amends from his summer time Arsenal flirting with this rocket against Everton last night. The Frenchman replaced his compatriot Hatem Ben Arfa at the break, with Newcastle 3-0 down to a hugely impressive Everton performance, and moments later buried this right-footed effort past the helpless Tim Howard to make […]
In an interview with The Telegraph’s Oliver Brown, Rafael Benitez is leaving no Chelsea bridge standing as he says the London club didn’t deserve him when he replaced Andre Villas Boas as an interim manager. The Champions League winning manager says he has kept up good relations with his other clubs, but Chelsea was a […]
Rot-Weiss Essen put together this clever free-kick routine, baffling the opposition defence. Beautiful.
Nicklas Bendtner nearly did a Phil Babb with the West Brom goalposts last night, having misjudged the cross of a ball he collided into the upright. (via /r/soccer)
The Japanese attacker got the best of the Liverpool and England stalwart with this little nutmeg in Manchester Utd’s 1-0 victory last night. (via /r/Soccer)
Nicklas Bendtner once said he wants to be the best striker in the world. Having failed miserably, he’s turned to looking like some of the real best strikers in the world. Step 1: Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s samurai ponytail (via ESPN FC)
Missed the Brazilian’s goal against Cardiff City? Here is the summer signing’s audacious 90th minute winner on Sunday.
Nothing is worse in football than when you dedicate to a tackle and the opposition player reads it, leaving you sliding into thin air while he hops on smugly. Eden Hazard, we thought you were better than this… (via /r/Soccer)
Liverpool started a back four consisting of four centre halves, but couldn’t stop Dejan Lovren scoring from a corner and Southampton winning 1-0. The Merseysiders suffered their first loss of the season, looking sloppy, lazy and unambitious. The away side were deserving of their win, with the likes of Nathaniel Clyne and Adam Lallana stepping […]