Serbia captain Branislav Ivanovic has blamed his team`s 3-1 home defeat by Denmark in their Euro 2016 Group I qualifier on a lack of commitment among the players and their habit of underestimating the opposition.
Substitute Lasse Vibe netted his first international goal to earn Denmark a point away to Albania on Saturday, and if he can do the same at home to Portugal on Tuesday could become a regular starter for Morten Olsen`s side.
When Arsene Wenger quietly swooped up Mesut Ozil last September, everybody celebrated the coup. In contention for the midfielder at Real Madrid were also Manchester United, under their new boss, the heir-apparent David Moyes. The former Everton manager never did confessed that the Red Devils were in the race for the German international, but everybody knew that the English champions have had indeed failed to judge the market and have overlooked the exigencies in the team.
Arsenal are facing a crisis in attack ahead of Saturday`s FA Cup tie against rivals Tottenham Hotspur with Nicklas Bendtner injuring his ankle scoring in the 2-0 Premier League win over Cardiff City on Wednesday.
Late goals from Nicklas Bendtner and Theo Walcott spared Arsenal`s blushes and kept them top of the Premier League in a 2-0 win over Cardiff City as Manchester City and Chelsea stayed hot on their heels with victories on Wednesday.
Liverpool`s Luis Suarez showed his devastating ability to act as a one-man wrecking ball with four goals in a 5-1 demolition of Norwich City as Arsenal`s forgotten man Nicklas Bendtner jogged a few memories in the Premier League on Wednesday.