A-League: Brisbane Roar stretch lead at summit

Brisbane Roar claimed a 2-1 win over Adelaide United to nearly seal the A-League Premier’s Plate at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday.

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GettyImagesBesart Berisha struck twice for Brisbne Roar against Adelaide United.

A Besart Berisha brace after 22 and fifty two minutes allowed Mike Mulvey’s aspect to open up a ten-level lead at the high of the desk with 5 rounds remaining earlier than the finals series.

Jeronimo Neumann scored a consolation goal on the death to make it eleven matches in a row that Adelaide have discovered the online.

A late purpose from Kenny Cunningham earned Wellington Phoenix a point in a dramatic finale to their 1-1 draw with Perth Glory at Westpac Stadium.

Glory opened the scoring by way of defender William Gallas in the 34th minute, but Costa Rica striker Cunningham nodded dwelling the equaliser with 5 minutes remaining.

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Chelsea full-back says Jose Mourinho’s side targeting Premier League summit

Cesar Azpilicueta says Chelsea are now targeting top spot in the Premier League

Cesar Azpilicueta says Chelsea at the moment are concentrating on top spot in the Premier League


Cesar Azpilicueta insists Chelsea are actually gunning for prime spot in the Premier League following their 2-0 Capital One Cup victory over Arsenal on Tuesday night.

The Spanish full-back netted the opening goal of the game – his first ever objective for Chelsea – as Jose Mourinho stretched his unbeaten record towards Arsene Wenger to nine matches.

Arsenal face a tough run of games which sees them face Liverpool and Manchester United of their subsequent two league video games, however Azpilicueta says Chelsea are just making an attempt to focus on their very own performances.

“Arsenal now have two really arduous video games however we don’t want to take a look at other teams. We need to maintain working,” stated the former Osasuna participant.

“We are improving in each game and that is crucial thing. We are rising up as a team. We are in second, two points less than Arsenal, and we’re now going to try and get up to first.

“We play in a difficult stadium as properly in Newcastle on Saturday. It’s always laborious there. This league is de facto competitive.”

Azpilicueta, who signed for Chelsea from Marseille in 2012, explained Chelsea’s performance towards Arsenal has lifted the complete squad.

“We felt actually confident on the pitch and did a very good recreation,” he said.

“We controlled a lot of the game. We had two or three more chances however the feeling within us was that we have been dominating Arsenal of their stadium and they are high of the table, so it’s very good.”

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