Remember him? Quality goal from former Tottenham and Arsenal target

first_imgTake a bow, Paulo Henrique Ganso, for this sublime volley while playing for Sao Paulo against Huachipato.It was only two years ago when it was believed the 25-year-old would leave Brazil, where he played alongside Neymar at Santos, to join either Arsenal or Tottenham.However, Ganso joined Sao Paulo in 2012 and we came across this classy finish against Chilean side Huachipato in the 2014 Copa Sudamericana, an annual South American club football tournament.Sao Paulo’s win over two legs now sees them into the quarter finals where Emelec, from Colombia, await.last_img read more

Pulisic: Tough seeing Dembele leave

first_imgTransfers Pulisic on Dembele: It’s tough seeing good players leave Ives Galarcep Last updated 2 years ago 06:00 8/30/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Ousmane Dembele Christian Pulisic Dortmund Transfers Ousmane Dembélé Borussia Dortmund Barcelona Bundesliga The American midfielder was not happy about his “good friend” departing for Barcelona, but he understands why the French forward left Dortmund. NEW YORK — Christian Pulisic says he will miss Ousmane Dembele at Borussia Dortmund, but doesn’t blame the French winger for making a “dream” move to Barcelona.The 20-year-old left for Barca for an initial €105 million fee in a deal that will make him the second-most expensive player in history once add-ons are accounted for.U.S. international Pulisic was teammates with Dembele for one season at Dortmund, and they helped lead the club to a third-place finish during the 2016-17 Bundesliga season. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Brazil, beware! Messi and Argentina out for revenge after Copa controversy Best player in MLS? Zlatan wasn’t even the best player in LA! ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina “He was a good friend of mine. It’s always tough when you see a good player leave. It’s not easy,” Pulisic said.”I think it was a dream of his to play for Barcelona and I’m not going to be unhappy for him. I’m definitely happy and I’m excited to see what he can do in his future, but like I said, it’s not always fun losing one of your best players.”Dembele’s departure could solidify a regular starting place for Pulisic at Dortmund. With Dembele sidelined to open the season, the 18-year-old started in both of his club’s league matches, scoring once.last_img read more