Our first Sportsman of the week for the year is American teenage soccer sensation Matthew Hoppe whose classy hat trick against Hoffenheim put Schalke 04 in a better position to fight for survival in the German Bundesliga. Schalke looked hopeless before the christmas break . The game at the weekend showed that there is alwaysContinue reading “SPORTSPERSON OF THE WEEK”
Stephen Curry scored 36 points to lead the Warriors to their first victory of the season following defeats to the Nets and Bucks. One feels he needs to carry this young side if they are to match past success.
Kasper Schmeichel had no right to keep out Sin Heung-Min’s shot from a meter away from goal but he did it. Agility, Flexibility and awareness best describes the save of the season from the Danish goalminder. Wait… I hear you saying David De Gea pulled off a similar save from Raphinha later in the sameContinue reading “SPORTSPERSON OF THE WEEK”
The Sports Mecca athlete of the week is Africa’s favorite son ANTHONY JOSHUA. He defeated Kubrat Pulev to retain his three heavyweight title belts. He TKOed the weary looking Bulgarian Pulev in the ninth round of their 12 round match with a volley of right hooks that nearly sent his jaw to the top rowContinue reading “SPORTSPERSON OF THE WEEK”
The best performance of the week was arguably by Neymar. He led the Paris to a victory over Manchester United which puts matters into the hands of the French club going into the final round this week.
James Ward-Prowse’s performance in a losing cause against Manchester United earns him along with the Washington Redskins’ Montez Sweat whose rare steal and Touch Down against the Cowboys made medo the celebration dance along with him. I am currently researching a variety of goal celebrations for James Ward-Prowse to replace his, lets just say,hole inContinue reading “SPORTSPERSON OF THE WEEK”
The award this week goes to the entire Liverpool team from backroom staff, to technical team to the cook and groundsmen.IT IS A GIGANTIC ACHIEVEMENT to have the most home wins in a row spanning (64 wins that is like almost 2 seasons wrapped in wins). They deserve their props, Meccalites love them or hateContinue reading “SPORTSPERSON OF THE WEEK”
Simone Inzaghi takes my gong for this week. You might be asking why a manager would win the award? Well look at this clip below and you will see why. He taps the throw-in taker on the shoulder to tell him to throw it forward. This made the goal happen. It was the coach’s goalContinue reading “Sportsperson of the Week”
Now Meccalites there isn’t any other way to say this,I couldn’t choose between these 3 gentleman. Different kinds of records were broken but all deserving of attention.