Weekly Football Round-Up: 30th July 2018

30 Jul 2018 | Recent News

A VAR alternative, a credit card toss, and a singing manager are just a few of the highlights in this week’s round-up!

1. Budget VAR alternative!

When an amateur league match couldn’t decide whether the goal was legitimate, they had to turn to their own version of a Video Assistant Referee: the cameraman!

Source: BBC MOTD Facebook

2. Watch Carlo Ancelotti belt it out!

Who knew a manager of his stature had some bars on him?

Watch till the end to see how Marek Hamsik reacts to his gaffer’s sick tunes.

Source: YouTube

3. Benjamin Pavard wins FIFA World Cup Goal of the Tournament

It took them long enough to decide, but the votes have come in, and Benjamin Pavard’s killer strike is confirmed as this edition’s goal of the tournament!

Our coaches did it in a rainy afternoon in Bandar Utama. Who did it better? Watch here!

Source: FIFA TV

4. A credit card toss?!

Modernization of football starts not just from the game alone, but also the minor aspects, including the traditional coin toss!

It was done with reason, of course. Read more to find out why they did so!

Source: Mirror UK

5. Portugal win the U19 EUROs!

In an uncanny resemblance to the senior team’s win in 2016, the winner was also scored in extra time – in the 109th minute!

Source: Sky Sports