Over the years we’ve all admired the way Carles Puyol commands his defence and has established himself as one of the world’s best defenders both Internationally for Spain & domestically for Barcelona. At the age of 34 is far from being one of the quickest on the pitch. As we see here his cat like reflexes clearly aren’t as sharp as what they once were. Didn’t Barcelona just extend his contract to keep at the club till 2016?
Check out this West Brom fan who threw a snowball at Aston Villa’s Joe Bennett and missed(by quite a distance) during the Midlands derby with West Brom.
Television cameras caught the supporter aiming his shot (from the front row) at the left back during their draw at The Hawthorns on Saturday evening.
You know you’ve made a horrible throw: when the person you’re aiming at doesn’t even notice.
Welsh side Swansea reached their first major English final with a 2-0 aggregate win after the second instalment of their semi-final ended in a dogged 0-0 stalemate.
As Swansea players and fans celebrated, the post-match focus swiftly turned to Hazard who was kicked out after 81 minutes.
Video and pics after the jump…
If its making the goalkeeper look silly with a thunderous shot from outside the area or dribbling through the opposition defence before finishing with finesse of a hairdresser you can always count on these two left footed attacking maestros to deliver.
One of them has notched a world record 86 goals for club and country in 2012, while the other has smashed home four goals in cup competitions, including strikes against Oldham football Club and FC Gomel.
Downing has bagged two in the UEFA Europa league something the great Messi has failed to achieve in the highly rated tournament.
In their respective club leagues some say it was probably down to luck that Messi eclipsed the highly rated Englishman by 56 goals in 2012.
Which star do you think shone brighter in 2012?