Brazil beat Argentina on penalties to win Superclassic Cup

Buenos Aires (Sporting Alert) — Brazil defeated Argentina on penalties in their international national football clash and win the Americas Superclassic Cup on Wednesday night at Antonio Vespucio Liberti. Down 2-1 to Brazil from the first leg game, Argentina came back to win the second leg by the same scoreline to send the game into penalty kicks,…

Van Persie Starts: Romania v Holland Teams

(Sporting Alert) — Manchester United forward Robin van Persie is back in the starting line-up for Holland for tonight’s World Cup 2014 qualifier at Romania. Van Persie replaces striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, who is on the bench, despite scoring in the last World Cup qualifying game last week. Nigel de Jong, Kevin Strootman, Rafael van der…

Arsenal v Olympiacos – Listen LIVE on Player: Giroud on the bench, Arteta fit

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — There was no place for Olivier Giroud in Arsenal starting XI, but defender Laurent Koscielny keeps his place in the side for tonight’s Champions League clash at home to Olympiakos. Arsenal v Olympiacos – Listen LIVE on Player Olivier Giroud started for Arsenal at Montpellier on Matchday One, but has been…

Kazakhstan v Rep of Ireland Teams

(Sporting Alert) — James McCarthy has been handed his first competitive start for the Republic of Ireland as they look to get a winning in their World Cup qualifier in Kazakhstan this evening. Giovanni Trapattoni’s starting XI, which was announced on Thursday also includes attackers Simon Cox, Robbie Keane and Jon Walters. John O’Shea will…

Atromitos v Newcastle United Live

ATHENS (Sporting Alert) – The following are the starting lineups for the Europa League Qualifying game between Atromitos and Newcastle United. Live Commentary Action Newcastle manager Alan Pardew made nine changes to his starting line-up for the fourth qualifying round game tonight at the Peristeri Stadium, in Athens In fact, only defender James Perch and…

Inter Milan v Hajduk Split: Starting Line Up

MILAN (Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting line-ups for Inter Milan and Hajduk Split for their second leg Europa League third qualifying round clash tonight at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza here in San Siro. As expected, Wesley Sneijder will lead the way from the attacking midfield position and should link up well with the attacking players. Diego…

Hajduk Split vs Inter Milan Live

SPLIT (Sporting Alert) — Wesley Sneijder was amongst the starters for Inter Milan for tonight’s third round qualifying game in the UEFA Europa League against Hajduk Split at the Stadion Poljud. Hajduk Split v Inter live The Dutchman has been linked with several moves this summer, including to Real Madrid and Manchester United, but will play his part for…

Hazard, Marin impress on Chelsea debuts: Chelsea 4 v Sounders 2

(Sporting Alert) — Romelu Lukaku gave his boss Roberto Di Matteo something to think about after scoring twice in Chelsea’s exciting 4-2 victory over USA MLS side the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday night. Lukaku, who is believed to be on the loan list for this season, has been wanting to stay with Chelsea and fight…

Friendly: Inter Milan v Koper Starting Teams

ROVERETO (Sporting Alert) – Inter Milan will take on Koper in a friendly pre-season game on Sunday as the goes through its preparation for the upcoming Serie A new campaign. Manager Andrea Stramaccioni will be without several of his players, including Wesley Sneijder, who was involved in the recently concluded Euro 2012 championships. However, the likes of Diego Milito…