Tag Archives: Sportsing Lisbon

Southampton 3 Newcastle 1: Magpies’ relegation fears increased after torrid afternoon

10 Apr

There could hardly have been a worse start for Newcastle as they fell behind in only the fourth minute, after some fine individual skill by Shane Long – and some hapless defending. Long, returning after a knee injury, waltzed effortlessly past half-hearted tackles by Vurnon Anita and Steven Taylor, before clipping the ball past keeper […]

Ibrahimović one away from joining 50-goal club

8 Mar

Paris striker Zlatan Ibrahimović could this week become only the 14th player to score 50 or more goals in UEFA club competition*. Ibrahimović, who is the only player to have registered for six different clubs in the UEFA Champions League, scored his first UEFA club goal in September 2001, in a 2-0 victory for Ajax […]