Anything Less Than 3-0 Win Over Lyon Would Have Been a Failure: Mourinho

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho said anything less than his side’s 3-0 win over Lyon on Wednesday would have been a ‘failure’. Real secured their first trip to the Champions League quarter-finals in seven years at the Bernabeu on Wednesday, advancing on a 4-1 aggregate thanks to goals from Marcelo, Karim Benzema and Angel Di Maria. Mourinho, who is one step closer to his stated aim of winning the European…

March 17, 2011

World Football: Best 10 Goalkeepers

In  football, the goalkeeper occupies a position that represents the last line of defence between the opponent’s offence and his own team’s goal. The primary role of the goalkeeper is to defend his team’s goal and prevent the opposition from scoring a goal. The goalkeeper is the only player who is permitted to touch the ball with his hands or arms in open play (within his own penalty area). Each…

October 7, 2010