Weekly Football Round-Up: 6th August 2018

6 Aug 2018 | Recent News

This week, we talk about perserverance, records, and gratitude. Plus we’ve slotted in another player mic’d up… this time with a little twist!

1. Tragic loss becomes push for Chelsea Women’s manager

Emma Hayes had to come to terms with the fact that whilst having twins, one would be stillborn. How she used that to drive Chelsea’s Women to glory became an inspirational story for all.

Source: The Times

2. Sergio Aguero sets Manchester City goal-scoring record

Manchester City’s hero may have had a stop-start season last time out, but his 200th goal in 293 games for the Sky Blues that came in the FA Community Shield may just be the start fans wanted from him.

Source: Manchester City Official Website

3. Brad Guzan all mic’d up!

2 weeks ago, we brought you a manager mic’d up during a training session. In this edition, we bring you a player mic’d up, becoming a part-time commentator, on the pitch!

Source: Atlanta United YouTube

4. India U20s beat Argentina U20s!

Remember the date: 6th August 2018. The day minnows India beat 6-time U20 World Cup Champs Argentina, in the COTIF Cup.

Relive the historic game with this video!

Source: COTIF YouTube

5. Son Heung Min receives warm welcome in LA!

In a gesture of gratitude by the Mexican community of LAFC for Korea’s heroics in defeating Germany, they decided to surprise LA’s Korean Community, by bringing the man himself; Son Heung-Min, over.

Source: LAFC YouTube