THE Wave: Southampton – Chelsea

FOOTBALL – Southampton drew 1-1 with Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday. The wave shows a dominating first half by Southampton (red) until a couple of minutes before half time, when Chelsea ( blue) scored the equaliser. In the second half it was all Chelsea, but they failed to score the winning goal, which they might have deserved. Continue reading

REVIEW: Messi finishes 2014 calendar year on 50 goals for Barça

FOOTBALL – By scoring a brace late in a 5-0 victory over Córdoba CF, Lionel Messi raised his total of official goals for FC Barcelona in the 2014 calendar year to 50. At club level, Messi has now cracked the half century in four of the last five calendar years. The only exception in that span was last seasson, when he finished with 39 goals for the blaugranas.
When counting his goals for Argentina, Messi finishes the 2014 calendar year on 58 official goals for club and country

INFOGRAPHIC: Vonn vying to equal all-time record

ALPINE SKIING – This weekend, Lindsey Vonn will be vying to equal the all-time record for World Cup race victories in ladies’ alpine skiing. The American comes into the weekend in Val d’Isère as one of the favourites for both the Downhill and the Super G. Her 60 career World Cup race wins are two shy of the record by Austria’s Annemarie Moser-Pröll. Click on the picture to see the FULL SIZE Ingographic.

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French all-time top scorer Thierry Henry retires

FOOTBALL – Thierry Henry has retired on 16 December 2014. France’s all-time top scorer Paris became an international superstar and played for AS Monaco, Juventus, Arsenal, Barcelona and New York Red Bulls. read more here.

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