Everything about the first half went wrong for uruguay. The goal means the uruguay star has now scored three goals against chelsea. Mikel scored a rare goal against sporting cp on 10 december in a 3 1 victory at stamford. Unfortunately for mikel, he had the limelight stolen away from him by the. The latter of which came at the famed maracana as is still regarded as one of the biggest upsets and most remarkable triumphs of all time.
Diego forlan and john obi mikel scored a pair of screamers. Amazing john obi mikel goal vs uruguay nigeria 11 uruguay 200620 download now. Hazard didnt like to train hard mikel questions work. Cristiano ronaldo scored his fourth goal of the world cup on wednesday as portugal beat morocco 10, condemning the north african team to an early exit while 2010 champions spain prepared to. John obi mikel of nigeria looks on during the 2018 fifa world cup russia group d. In a good news for egypt, their talismanic striker mohamed salah has been declared fit to play the opener against uruguay at ekaterinburg arena. Nigeria skipper john mikel obi is one of only two players at the mens football. On the other hand, uruguay sits third behind brazil and colombia.
Hiddink says chelsea are still alive after mikel away goal. It selects players from the basque country autonomous community, navarre and the french basque country and is organised by the basque football federation. Raphael varane goal uruguay v france match 57 fifatv. Before that, the hosts were unlucky to concede an own goal. The latest football news, live scores, results, rumours, transfers. Super eagles captain mikel obi, odion ighalo, leon balogun and william troost ekong have arrived in camp ahead of saturdays 2018 world cup qualifier against zambia. Watch the uruguayan players reactions as the chilean national anthem is played ahead of their opening group stage match against mexico. John michael nchekwube obinna born 22 april 1987, variously known as john obi mikel, john mikel obi or mikel john obi, is a nigerian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for turkish club trabzonspor. Nigerias super eagles celebrate after scoring a goal during the 2019 africa cup of nations qualifier final against seychelles in asaba, the delta state capital on march 22, 2019. Latest nigerian news, naija gists, hottest naija celebrities, breaking news, social and politics, black coffee naija.
The aggregate score for the two legs against uruguay was tied 11 and, since the away goals rule could not be applied, the playoff was decided on a penalty shootout. The confederations cup isnt over for nigeria, but keshi and co. Farfan sends his shot over the bar for a goal kick. Luis suarez of uruguay celebrates after scoring his teams second goal during the 2014 fifa world cup brazil group d match between uruguay. Morris scores first international goal in two years as usa draw with uruguay. While the sides attack, or rather the attack as present in brazil, did not impress, mikel performed terrifically. The top two teams in conmebol 2018 fifa world cup qualifying go headtohead, as brazil attempt to increase their. Real madrid plan emergency talks to keep portugal star cristiano ronaldos future will be the subject of imminent crunch talks.
Mexico looked resilient in their copa america opener, fending off a late uruguay goal to win their opening match of the tournament. Wrong anthem played for uruguay before copa america game. Their home ground is estadio centenario, montevideo stadium. John obi mikel leaves trabzonspor amid coronavirus concerns. Amazing john obi mikel goal vs uruguay nigeria 11 uruguay. Smolnikovs red card in the 36th minute put the game beyond the russians. Subscribe to fifa on youtube to stay updated on daily releases. Who is jose gimenez, uruguays goalscorer against egypt the only goal of the game came in the penultimate minute of the normal time when defender jose gimenez popped up. John obi mikel born 22 april 1987 is a nigerian professional footballer who plays as a.
In the current season for trabzonspor john obi mikel gave a total of 10 shots, of which 2 were shots on goal. Uruguay beat salahless egypt to end 48year jinx reuters. Argentina is currently fifth place in the standings and they want a topfour finish to avoid the playoff game. Uruguay represents uruguay in international association football and is controlled by the uruguayan football association, the governing body for football in uruguay. Uruguays deserved lastgasp victory leaves them and russia in early control in group a after the hosts 50 mauling of saudi arabia in the. He won the nations cup, played well at the confederations cup, where he scored a wonderful goal against uruguay. The game seemed to be ending in a goalless stalemate before jose jiminez rose the highest in the 89th minute to put his team in lead. John obi mikel scored his sixth goal in almost 10 years as a chelsea player against paris st germain in the champions league. Luis suarez goal vs saudi arabia gives uruguay 10 win. John obi mikel statistics history, goals, assists, game log. I made the video of the respectful moments that footballers scored on their former team. Uruguay defeated 10men russia 30 to take maximum points from their group stage games.
John obi mikel has accepted responsibility for paris saintgermains opener in the champions league roundof16 firstleg defeat at the parc des princes last night. Heard this was the first time uruguay beats paraguay away. The list of possible players to be included in the squad of uruguay for the 2018 fifa world cup, russia. Arsenal supporters certainly love a theory or three when it comes to summer transfer dealings. A win for uruguay gives them a great chance of qualifying for the 2018 world cup in. Born in jos, he began his career with local club plateau united, before joining norwegian club lyn at the age of 17 in 2004. Egypt have failed to score in each of their last three world cup matches. With france leading 10 after 61 minutes of fridays quarterfinal between the sides, antoine griezmann fired a goalbound shot from outside the area which muslera should have been able to. Download premium images you cant get anywhere else. He was uruguays top scorer in the world cup qualifiers with seven goals, including a hattrick against peru and an injurytime winner against qualification rivals ecuador that ultimately proved. Mikel john obi of nigeria celebrates scoring his teams first goal during the. Fortaleza, brazil john obi mikel s goal in nigerias 21 loss to uruguay in salvador during the group b tie, has been listed among the best goal of the ongoing fifa confederations cup in brazil. Cristian rodriguez hits a lovely scissor kick from the right side of the box that butron does well too parry, but forlan is just a yard too slow to stick home the rebound. Via the clubs official website, the uruguay international is facing up to two weeks on the sidelines which places his involvement at the camp nou on december 11 in serious jeopardy.
Against tahiti, uruguay, and spain, the midfielder demonstrated exactly what he. Uruguay goal gives glimpse of the man mikel might have been but. The republic of ireland secured a moraleboosting 31 win over uruguay in a friendly match, with jonathan walters, cyrus christie and james. Comment by ed dove nigeria expert a goal down against uruguay in their confederations cup clash, nigeria needed a hero. It is not affiliated with fifa or uefa and therefore only allowed to play friendly matches against fifa or. John obi mikels goal in firsthalf stoppage time, which cancelled out zlatan ibrahmovics opener for the psg, ensured that chelsea can go. Goals against former clubs and moments of respect in. On saturday, mikel voiced his displeasure at the situation, writing on.
Luis suarez scores stunning goal for uruguay to make goalscoring history the charrua superstar scored a beauty against colombia. Gotze, a late substitute, scored the goal in extra time as germany won 10. Relive all the action from fridays world cup slate, which was capped off by a wild 33 draw between spain and portugal, featuring a hat trick from cristiano ronaldo. But on sundays he was always man of the match, it was unbelievable. Frank lampard of chelsea celebrates with team mates after the opening goal during the capital one. John obi mikel has praised former chelsea teammate eden hazards. Uruguay pulled out a narrow 10 win thanks to the luis suarez goal vs saudi arabia, clinching qualification into the round of 16 at the 2018 world cup. The manager had told me when he put me in the squad that i would get my chance. Ghana had a chance to win the game at the very end of extra time, but asamoah gyans penalty kick, awarded after a very intentional hand ball by uruguays luis suarez, caromed off the crossbar. Mikel distributes crates of eggs to vulnerable households. The best goal of the 2010 fifa world cup in south africa in hd.
World cup stunner as uruguay wins on penalty kicks uruguay defeated ghana, 42 in penalty kicks, after the teams played to a 11 tie. Luis suarez goal secures place in last 16 luis suarez helped uruguay secure their place in the last 16 of the world cup on his 100th appearance. Uruguay goalkeeper makes huge error to concede goal vs. James mcclean caps republic of ireland victory against uruguay. Jose gimenezs winning goal in the 90th minute was uruguays latest winning goal in a world cup match since daniel fonsecas 92nd minute winner against south korea in june 1990. The 31yearold picked up a knock during the 11 draw against atletico madrid at the weekend, and will now undergo stem cell treatment on an injury to his right knee.
The latest soccer news, live scores, results, rumours, transfers, fixture schedules, table standings and player profiles from around the world, including premier league. Uruguay beat egypt with 89thminute gimenez goal the. Featuring jt, mikel and chalobah with conte joining in with training. Referee to decide if mikel will play against argentina. The basque country representative football team officially, in basque, euskal selekzioa represents the basque country in football. Arsenal supporters have an interesting theory about when. Russia fought hard, cheered on by the home crowd, but ultimately uruguay overcame them. H ere, press association sport looks at the midfielders other five. I was picked for the game against argentina and people still talk about that goal now. Also, he netted a cracker against uruguay at the fifa confederation cup in brazil in july besides claiming a gold medal with the super eagles at the africa cup of nations. Cristiano ronaldo sinks morocco at world cup vanguard news.
Giovanni van bronckhorst magical goal vs uruguay youtube. Mikel suffered a fracture on his wrist in nigerias last game against iceland and since then has been playing in a cast in the training session of the team as they build up to the game against. Uruguays jose gimenez scored with a thunderous 89thminute header to deal egypt a 10 defeat in their world cup opener on friday, just as the north africans appeared to. We can show respectful behavior of footballers as an exemplary behavior. Mikel scored a rare goal against sporting cp on 10 december in a 31 victory at stamford.
Uruguay hosts argentina on august 31, thursday in a critical game for the visitors. Mikel, khune most capped stars in rio vanguard news. Uruguay began international play as a true global power by winning the first two fifa world cups that they entered. Came on for lucas moura late on in the second half and made an instant impact after he scored the winner with a fine strike. Featuring jt, mikel and chalobah with conte joining in. Uruguay national team represents the uruguayan national football team in several international tournaments and is controlled by the uruguayan football association. Jon obi mikels super equaliser was undone by an equally lovely diego forlan goal in the uruguay heros 100th match. Barcelona confirm injury to luis suarez ahead of crucial. Alan shearer and teddy sheringham were going to start, but he told me my chance would come and scoring against romania was such a fantastic feeling. Raphael varane goal uruguay v france match 57 youtube. That was our live coverage of the 2018 fifa world cup fixture between egypt and uruguay.1313 193 1173 26 1425 162 636 653 1108 1278 202 491 1288 775 898 179 898 1134 1463 798 164 299 512 14 11 1101 311 975 1216 409 790