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World Cup’s magical edge

JOHANNESBURG: As the second-lowest ranked team in the World Cup competition, South Africa is expected to lose its opening match Friday against Mexico. But to ensure victory, Michael Mvakali recommends a simple fix: a concoction of plants and animal limbs.

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Rooney’s ready, says Capello

RUSTENBURG: Fabio Capello believes Wayne Rooney is ready to take the World Cup by storm. The Italian, who revealed on Thursday that he has already selected his starting XI for England’s World Cup opener with the United States in Rustenburg on Saturday evening, said the Manchester United striker had been banging in the goals and looking extremely sharp in training.

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‘Messi lacks support’

JOHANNESBURG: Daniel Alves comes right out and says it: Lionel Messi’s best team is Barcelona, not Argentina.

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St Savio rout Chinchinim 4-0

VASCO: St Savio Sports Club, Calangute drubbed CRC Chichinim 4-0 to book a slot in the quarter-finals of 37th Bandodkar Memorial Football Trophy, organised by Baina Sports Club and played at MPT grounds on Wednesday. St Savio led 2-0 in the first half.

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Palolem United lift football title

POINGUINNIM: Palolem United emerged winners of first all-Goa open football tournament, organised by Agonda Boys, in collaboration with Pilar Fathers, in memory of Late Fr Bento Martins, the first parish priest of Agonda church and founder of the Missionaries of St Francis Xavier, popularly known as ‘Pilar Fathers’.

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UC Nerul lift Sai Avtar trophy

MAPUSA: UC Nerul added another feather to their cap, as they registered a hard fought 1-0 win over hosts Sai Avtar Anjuna, to clinch the Sai Avtar Super Soccer, played at Anjuna Gymkhana grounds, Tembi, here on Sunday.

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UC Nerul enter last four

MAPUSA: United Club Nerul entered the semi-finals of Late Pramodini Dattaram Palyekar Soccer, organised by Football Club of Siolim, with a hard fought solitary goal win over Saligao United, played at St Anthony’s Church grounds, Siolim, on Wednesday.

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Ashley & co to root for Portugal

PANAJI: TVS backed Gomes Sports Academy, which is headed by the visionary Ashley Gomes from Calangute is right now on a fast track as far as motorsports in Goa is concerned.

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Saligao United edge Telaulim

VASCO: A solitary first half goal by Mahesh Rane enabled Saligao United to defeat United Club of Telaulim and enter the quarter-finals of 37th Bandodkar Memorial Football Trophy, organised by Baina Sports Club and played at MPT grounds on Monday.

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