Angus Abranson (angusabranson) wrote,
Angus Abranson

Croatia vs Turkey

Turkey just don't know when they're beaten do they.


0-0 at Full time.

Croatia score with about 2 minutes left of extra-time. It's all over. Apart from the fact that Turkey equalise with the last kick of the match to make it 1-1 and a Penalty shoot-out. Croatia miss two and a third is saved. Turkey win.

Turkey have only been ahead for TWO minutes in the entire tournament due to their amazing run of last minute goals.

Turkey were 66-1 to win the tournament at the start of Euro2008. Only Austria had lower odds.

They now play Germany in the semi's.


How they'll put together a team with the amount of suspensions due to Yellow/Red cards and injuries will be interesting though.

Slaven Bilic (the Croatian Manager) is one of the best Managers around in my mind though. He's still in his 30's and I reckon he has a fantastic career ahead of him. I hope he Manages a Premiership Club one day. Maybe Arsenal after Arsene Wenger retires/leaves.

Both of the Quarter Finals so far have sprung results that have surprised me. It's Holland vs Russia tomorrow. I previously reckoned Holland would win. Now I have no idea.

  • (Trailer) Dredd

    Looking forward to seeing the new Dredd film later this year. The first trailer for it has just been released.

  • (Trailer) Sucker Punch

    I know I've ignored you LJ but I've just seen such a fantastic trailer that I had to come back and share it.... Sucker Punch.... by the Director of…

  • (Trailer) Kick-Ass

    Another comic adaptation hits the big screen... not the pansy Marvel type though so if you don't like foul language and violence then I wouldn't…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.