Another Espn blunder

Discussion in 'Soccer in the USA' started by J_J_Okocha, Jun 30, 2005.

  1. J_J_Okocha

    J_J_Okocha New Member

    Sep 28, 2004
    On the top ten plays today they chose to show the Argentina goal from the Confederations Cup Final instead of one of the four beautiful goals that Brazil scored against argentina. They could have showed Adriano's blast, Kaka's goal, Ronaldinho's meg on the keeper, or Adriano's other goal. But they chose to show a consolation goal that made the game 3-1. :eek:
     
  2. Ombak

    Ombak Moderator
    Staff Member

    Apr 19, 1999
    Irvine, CA
    Club:
    Flamengo Rio Janeiro
    Nat'l Team:
    Brazil
    4x1. Not really a blunder. A poor choice compared to Brazil's fourth goal, but an easy one to understand since it was a diving header. To understand the beauty of Brazil's fourth goal you need to watch at least all 68 seconds of that play, maybe some of the history between the two teams.
     
  3. Fires Of Fulham

    Fires Of Fulham New Member

    Mar 30, 2005
    Chicago, USA
    That's not really a blunder, just a difference of opinion. A blunder would be ESPN saying the Argentina goal was scored by Brazil. Which, of course I wouldn't put past them.
     
  4. saabrian

    saabrian Member

    Mar 25, 2002
    Upstate NY
    Club:
    Leicester City FC
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    It was an excellent goal on its own merits. No blunder here. Save the ESPN-bashing for the many legit occasions.
     
  5. Ese_Guy

    Ese_Guy New Member

    Apr 18, 2005
    Sunny Southern CA
    Yes, that was a great goal.
     

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