The South American qualifiers for the 2014 World Cup are done and dusted and the inquiries into what went wrong for the four countries who failed to qualify can now begin.
Of the four, Peru have perhaps the blankest canvas to work with. Sergio Markarian is set to leave his post as national team coach and a number of players are reaching an age at which international retirement is likely. Read More
The South American U20 Championship often acts a springboard from which successful careers are launched and in this year’s edition few players enhanced their reputation more than Peru’s holding midfielder Rafael Guarderas.
Our guide searches for a signal. Moments later joyful shouts of Goooooooooooooooooool de Messi, Gol de Barcelona would puncture the silence of the mountains.
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Juan Aurich emerged victorious after 300+ minutes of football to claim their first ever Peruvian league title with a penalty shootout win over Alianza Lima on Wednesday in the third, deciding, match in the title playoff.
This attempted series of articles never really got going despite a promising opening piece on ‘How Did Jhasmani Campos Get Hurt?’. Many of the search queries that followed were either already covered by the content on the site or were so incomprehensible that it was hard to fathom exactly how to answer.
This ones a bit easier, though, and so read on for our answer to ‘How Much Does Jefferson Farfan Earn Each Game?’
The name of Universitario’s promising young forward Andy Polo was first introduced to a worldwide audience in August this year when a Sky Sports report linked him with a move to English club Arsenal. Since then he has gone on to be linked with numerous European clubs with the Bundesliga now appearing to be his most likely destination.
When one surveys Tottenham Hotspur’s current squad it is hard to identify many weaknesses, excepting of course the lack of a top quality centre-back to replace the brilliant, but injury-laden Ledley King and of a credible deputy for Emmanuel Adebayor. But one area of the team that does seem rife for improvement is the right of midfield, the position currently occupied by Aaron Lennon.