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Posted on 12 July 2018 | 10:25 pm
Top 10 player performances in World Cup
Sportsnet.caTop 10 player performances in World Cup historySportsnet.caSandor Kocsis (1954): With Ferenc Puskas injured, the legendary Hungarian forward took centre stage in Switzerland and finished the competition as top scorer with 11 goals. Nicknamed “Golden Head” for his aerial ability, Kocsis became the first man to ...
Posted on 12 July 2018 | 9:08 am
Fontaine's safe, but Kane can catch Lato _
Tampabay.comFontaine's safe, but Kane can catch Lato _ and maybe MuellerTampabay.comHis trademark pace had gone and a dream move to Spain — possibly to play alongside Hungary star Ferenc Puskas at Real Madrid — was cruelly ended. Fontaine's overall tally of 30 goals is dwarfed by Ronaldo's 85 and Lionel Messi's 65 for Argentina, but ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2018 | 3:31 am
Team 33 | "I've only seen five epoch
Off The BallTeam 33 | "I've only seen five epoch making football teams" - Rogan TaylorOff The BallTaylor also talked about star man Ferenc Puskas and his own feelings as the Hungarian team rose like Icarus before falling short against West Germany 1954 and then being ripped to shreds by the events of the Hungarian revolution in 1956 which brought ...
Posted on 4 July 2018 | 5:26 am
Hungry for football glory - The Star Online
The Star OnlineHungry for football gloryThe Star Online“For instance, Laszlo Kubala was the best FC Barcelona player of the 20th century as voted by the club's supporters, which led to the transformation for the club into a brand, like Ferenc Puskas was the greatest player for Real Madrid's first golden ...
Posted on 21 June 2018 | 8:00 pm
Comparing James Rodriguez to Real Madrid's
As such, comparisons with esteemed names of Real Madrid's most renowned era of dominance in the 1950s and '60s, such as Alfredo Di Stefano, Ferenc Puskas and Paco Gento, won't be found here. "He was not a 10-out-of-10 in anything, but he was an eight-and-a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Mmegi Online :: Is jersey 10 losing panache?
In the beginning, football jersey numbers were meant for referees to distinguish players on the field. Permanent numbers allocated to each player were first introduced at the 1954 World Cup. But as time went by, it became more than just a number printed at ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 3:14 pm
A minute's silence ahead of the Santiago
The Santiago Bernabéu held a minute's silence before the match against Galatasaray to commemorate Erzsébet Hunyadvári, the wife of the legendary Ferenc Puskas, and Miguel González, the father of Míchel. Additionally, the Real Madrid players wore black ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Plymouth's three Football League referee's
Hungary’s Ferenc Puskas was playing for the Spanish side that day and no match fee was paid to the officials, just the FIFA daily allowance of 50 Swiss francs – less than five shillings – and there was no insurance cover either. Other games of note ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 3:43 am
Feature: Messi, an unpleasant decade in
It was a hot night in Budapest's Ferenc Puskas when then trainer, Jose Pekerman, sent on Messi to replace Lisandro Lopez. However, a clash with Hungarian defender Vilmoz Vanczcak saw referee Markus Mark show Messi the red card, spoiling the future prodigy ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 12:37 pm