Back in June of 2011, Mexico won their record sixth CONCACAF Gold Cup title in front of 93,000 fans at the Pasadena Rose Bowl thanks to a nutty 4-2 victory over the USA in whichEl Trifound themselves two goals behindwithin the first 20-odd minutes.
Sunday saw the Steven Gerrard Testimonial All-Star Charity bash take place at Anfield, with a host of familiar faces turning out to wave off the departing club captain, who thankfully managed to make it past the40-second mark this time.
On Sunday, a whole host of superstars turned out for the Liverpool All-Star Charity game at Anfield on Sunday. Here were the two star-studded teams, lead by Steve Gerrard and Jamie Carragher respectively...
Jamie Carragher's XI Pepe Reina, Jon Flanagan, Jamie Carragher, Alvaro Arbeloa, Martin Kelly, Harry Kewell, Stewart Downing, Lucas, Jonjo Shelvey, Didier Drogba, Mario Balotelli.
Proof that his talents extend beyond simple, diligent midfield roadblockery, Nemanja Matic displayed a level of grace hitherto unseen by Chelsea fans to score an outlandish acrobatic overhead kick against Portugal.
Indeed, it was something akin to watching a water buffalo flawlessly perform the most delicate ballet routineever devised.
There was confused looks all around before yesterday's friendly between El Salvador and Argentina in Washington DC when the good folks at the FedEx Field accidentally played the wrong anthem just as the Salvadorian players clenched their fists over their hearts.
With the rest of the world on international duty, Palmeiras found time to grant 37-year-old midfielder Alexsandro de Souza ('Alex' to his friends) his testimonial over the weekend.
As well as tributes from ex-teammates and former colleagues, the referee was also keen to pay homage to the man of the hour, using his vanishing spray to write Alex'sname out on the pitch while hewas preparing to take a free-kick.
The USWNT have officially entered business mode. Our ladies have not raised the trophy since 1999, making but one of the last three finals. Is this the group that can claim our third title? - Greg Seltzer
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Video Igor Akinfeev hit by flare- Montenegro vs Russia 2015 abandoned is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter This shocking Igor Akinfeev hit by a flare (VIDEO BELOW) incident took place during Montenegro's European qualifier against Russia in Podgorica on 27th March, 2015.
With Euro 2016 qualifiers taking place all over the continent tonight, Sweden sauntered to a 0-2 away victory against Group G whipping boys Moldova to shore up second place in the table, tucked in neatly behind leaders Austria.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored both goals on the night, the first coming viaa rather unfortunate assist from the Moldovan goalkeeper.
In which Tommy's 30-yardscorcher against The Dog & Duck last weekend gets the full analysis it so richly deserves, courtesy of Sky Sports pundits Gary Neville and Jamie Redknapp...
The advert is plugging Budweiser's new "Dream Goal" campaign, with the Yankpisspedlars asking amateur players to uploadvideo evidence of their Sunday League wondergoals and possibly have them analysed on television by Nev, Redknapp and Martin Tyler.