Archive for October 19th, 2018

The Week in Numbers

The Israeli Ederson An 11-player transfer A Portuguese prodigy 75 yards was the extraordinary distance goalkeeper Ariel Harush handed the ball into...

 
  • The Israeli Ederson
  • An 11-player transfer
  • A Portuguese prodigy
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yards was the extraordinary distance goalkeeper Ariel Harush handed the ball into Tomer Hemed’s stride to arrange Israel’s opener towards Albania. The aim got here simply seven seconds after the 30-year-old’s goal-kick.

30

seconds of motion is all Juan ‘Cucho’ Hernandez took to attain on his worldwide debut – the shortest time a participant has taken to open his Colombia account. The 19-year-old, who changed Carlos Bacca as the sport towards Costa Rica entered its 72 minute, netted twice previous Keylor Navas in a Three-1 win that prolonged Costa Rica’s winless run to 9 video games (eight defeats, one draw).

27

video games with out scoring for England – he had netted 46 occasions in between for Manchester Metropolis – was the drought Raheem Sterling ended with a brace in Spain. The 23-year-old’s first ended a 17-pass transfer which concerned all 11 England gamers, and helped the Russia 2018 semi-finalists turn into the primary workforce in historical past to internet three targets in a aggressive sport away to Spain.

24

targets in her final 24 USA appearances is what Alex Morgan has remarkably registered after her predatory effort helped sink Canada 2-Zero within the CONCACAF Ladies’s Championship remaining. The USWNT haven’t conceded in FIFA Ladies’s World Cup™ qualifying in over 17-and-a-half hours of motion.

22

defeats in 22 aggressive matches – throughout which they’d scored 5 targets and conceded 107 – was the development Gibraltar preposterously snapped with back-to-back victories over Armenia and Liechtenstein within the UEFA Nations League.

22

years since Uruguay final scored three targets in a sport however misplaced, they suffered the identical destiny – each, coincidentally, towards Japan. The Samurai Blue gained 5-Three in a match wherein Kazu Miura and Alvaro Recoba bagged braces in 1996, and Four-Three on Tuesday versus a aspect 49 locations above them on the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Rating to make it three wins from three below new coach Hajime Moriyasu.

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targets is, extremely, what Fifo scored to assist Portugal conquer the Ladies’s Youth Olympic Futsal Event and tie the file for targets at a FIFA competitors. Her compatriot Madjer additionally hit 21 targets in six appearances on the FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup in 2006. Fifo additionally grew to become simply the second participant within the 110-year historical past of FIFA competitors to attain greater than three targets in remaining – Andre scored six targets for Brazil in a 12-Eight loss to Russia on Ravenna sand in 2011.

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hours and 16 minutes is what Lyon went with out conceding within the Division 1 Female till France ahead Valerie Gauvin scored for Montpellier on Sunday. Lucy Bronze, Amandine Henry, Saki Kumagai and Wendie Renard – 4 of six nominees for The Greatest FIFA Ladies’s Participant for 2018 – have been central to Les Lyonnaises’ streak. Reynald Pedros’s aspect nonetheless gained 2-1 to make it eight wins from eight in all competitions this season.

Three

targets with out reply is what the Netherlands put previous Germany to file their greatest victory within the 108-year historical past of the fixture. The end result, coupled with a 2-1 loss to France, left the Germans having misplaced six matches in a calendar 12 months for the primary time in historical past.