Tag Archives: Lionel Messi

Germany 1 – Argentina 0 Germans are the World Cup Champions !

The World Cup final. Rematch of two previous finals. In ’86 it was Argentina’s day in their own country. Four years hence; then West Germany which is the basis for the current German power. Who will break this tie? Germany … Continue reading

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Nederlands 0 – Argentina 0 Argentina thru on Penalty Kicks

I did not see the first half of this game. Really did not need to. No goals. In the second half; the game was mostly in the middle 1/3rd of the field. Did not see many forays into the scoring … Continue reading

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Argentina 1 – Belgium 0

In the 8th minute Gonzalo Higuaín scored from the middle of the box. He found himself in just the right position. A weird deflection of a pass from Ángel di María came to Higuaín in just the right spot. And … Continue reading

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Argentina 2 – Bosnia and Herzegovina 1

3 minutes in, a free kick by Lionel Messi turned into an own goal by Sead Kolašinac. Going behind early is always a bad recipe for any team. A run in the 12th minute by Izet Hajrović did not garner … Continue reading

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ARRRGGHH! AC Milan

All AC Milan had to do was score once at Camp Nou. Why? WHY! Why couldn’t they? Well to be accurate, they needed to do that for mos of the game. Stopping Messi at San Siro was a big feat. … Continue reading

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Argentina 3 – Uruguay 0

The first half was hotly contested. No goals but a lot of action. That is the thing about soccer. It can be 0-0 and still very tense. Lots going on. It is constant action. Main thing is, you have to … Continue reading

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