Victory against Southampton has given confidence to Dick Advocaat

Sunderland’s Dick Advocaat believes that his squad can escape relegation after defeating Southampton on May 2 with a scoreboard of 2-1.

Everton, Leicester City, Arsenal and Chelsea are the remaining opponents that Dick Advocaat and his players have to face off against before this season of the Premier League reaches it’s end and in order for Sunderland to continue competing in the English League for another year, they will have to add points in these upcoming matches.

JaapStam revealed that he never wished to become a coach

JaapStam had a playing career which spanned from 1992 until 2007 and during this period of time, the already retired footballer went on to join some of the biggest clubs in Europe including: Manchester United and Ac.Milan.

During his playing career, Stam was considered to be one of the finest players in the world as he was named as the Dutch Footballer of the Year in 1997 and managed to lift major titles such as the Champions League and the Premier League.

Can Liverpool challenge Next Season?

At the start of the 2014-2015 Premier League season, many Liverpool fans were optimistic about their chances of challenging for the title after finishing runners up to Manchester City in the previous campaign.

However, Brendan Rodgers’ side were hindered by a slow start and currently sit four points behind last year’s champions, who occupy the fourth and final Champions League spot.

Unfortunately for the Reds, former player Luis Garcia’s prediction of competing for the title this year was just a little farfetched.

Diego Milito has suffered a major injury

Former Inter Milan striker Diego Milito has suffered a major injury that could see him remain on the sidelines for several months.

Now playing for Argentine outfit Racing Club, it remains to be seen if the 35-year-old will come back in the best possible shape given his age. The Argentine season has just begun withRacing Club being involved in seven matches to date. After a poor start to the season, the team have managed to secure three wins from their last four matches. In total, they have 12 points from the opening seven matches of the league season.

Diego Milito played best under Inter Milan

Diego Milito was a lesser-known striker before his move to Inter Milan, where he enjoyed immense success.

The former Genoa striker lifted numerous trophies including the Champions League in 2010. He played under one of the best coaches in the world – Jose Mourinho. Recalling on this brilliant spell, the striker says that it is by far the best time in his career. He is unlikely to hit those glory days again given that Milito is now plying his trade in Argentine football with Racing Club. The striker has featured in 17 matches and scored six goals so far.

Diego Milito performance hurt by Players Injuries

A string of successive injuries hampered Diego Milito’s time with the Italian club Inter Milan until he eventually reached an age where he was just not able to continue competing with his opponents or his own teammates in the Italian League, Serie A and Milito decided to make a return to the first professional club that he joined which was Racing Club.


Racing Club failed to continue their winning ways after only managing a 1-1 draw with Olimpo during the weekend. This result coupled with victories for their main title rivals like River Plate and Independiente saw the team pushed to fourth place in the table.

Despite these dropped points, striker Diego Milito was remaining confident of doing something great this season. The former Genova and Inter Milan striker says that Racing Club still have a relatively new team and to have taken 23 points for far is an incredible achievement.

Neville believes Hazard should step up to the plate

Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville believes that it is time for Chelsea star Eden Hazard to step up the plate and become a truly world-class player. The Belgian international scored 17 goals in all competitions last season, as he emerged as an important player within the Chelsea team. He is valued by Jose Mourinho in excess of £ 80 million after having come to Chelsea for around £ 32 million after their Champions League in 2012. Hazard was a key player at Chelsea even in his first season, but the 23-year-old emerged as a goalscorer only last campaign.

Milito Expects Suarez To Do Well At Barcelona

Former Inter Milan striker Diego Milito has claimed that he expects Luis Suarez to be successful at Barcelona. The Uruguay striker recently completed his £ 75 million transfer to the Spanish giants. This huge transfer fee puts enormous pressure on him ahead of new season. Despite this transfer fee, Suarez will not be the main star at the club. The presence of players like Lionel Messi and Neymar mean that he has to perform consistently well in order to be viewed as a valuable signing for the club.

Moldova Failed To Make World Cup

Moldova failed to make it into the 2014 FIFA World Cup as they were located at the bottom of the group H qualifications group having only picked up 11 points, it wasn’t enough for them to earn a ticket and get to Brazil.

Even with a 5-2 triumph over Montenegro, Moldova needed a lot more points in order for the team of Ion Caras to qualify in the 2014 edition of the FIFA World Cup. They did manage to conclude the qualifications journey by playing what is regarded to be by many Moldovan supporters as the greatest football game ever played by the Moldovan national team.

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