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Sports News Review – Liverpool defeated Arsenal

Sports news review starts with Premier League, where Liverpool defeated Arsenal on the road today. Arsenal took the lead after Walcott scored, but Coutinho equalized in the last moments of the first half. In the first 15 minutes of the second half Liverpool completely dominated the match and scored three goals, Lallana, Coutinho and Mane scored one goal each. Arsenal scored two goals by Chamberlain and Chambers and got back into the match but they couldn’t equalize. In the first match of the day, Bournemouth was defeated at home against Manchester United by 3:1. Smith scored for the hosts, while in the winning team Mata, Rooney and Ibrahimovic scored one goal each.

In English Championship only one match was played, Cardiff lost at home against QPR by 2:0.

In Ligue 1 three matches were played today, Nancy lost at home against Lyon by 3:0, Nice defeated Rennes by 1:0, while Marseille and Toulouse played 0:0.

In Eredivisie four matches were played today, Heracles defeated Willem II by 3:1, Feyenoord defeated Twente by 2:0, Go Ahead Eagles and Nijmegen played 2:2 and PSV defeated AZ Alkmaar by 1:0.

 In Jupiler League three matches were played today, Waregem defeated Standard Liege by 1:0, Club Brugge defeated Lokeren by 1:0, while Oostende Mouscron.

In German Super Cup Bayern Munich defeated Borussia Dortmund by 2:0, the goals were scored by Muller and Vidal

In the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup Barcelona defeated Sevilla also by 2:0, Suarez and El Haddadi scored for the winners, achieving a big advantage on the eve of the rematch that is played on Wednesday in Barcelona.

Three interesting friendly matches were played today, Eintracht Frankfurt defeated Celta Vigo by 3:1, Milan defeated Freiburg by 2:0 and Schalke defeated Athletic Bilbao by 3:2.

On Olympic football tournament two matches were played late last night, Honduras defeated South Korea by 1:0, while Brazil defeated Colombia by 2:0.

On Olympic men basketball tournament three matches were played, Spain destroyed Lithuania by 109:59, Nigeria surprised Croatia and defeated them by 90:76, while USA defeated France by 100:97.

On Olympic women basketball tournament two matches were played today, USA defeated China by 105:62, while Serbia defeated Senegal by 95:88.

On Olympic tennis tournament Nishikori defeated Nadal by 2:1 in bronze medal match, while the final between Del Potro and Murray will be finished later tonight. In mixed doubles, Hradecka and Stepanek defeated Mirza and Bopanna by 2:0 in bronze medal match, while in the final Mattek-Sands and Sock defeated Venus Williams and Ram by 2:1. In women’s doubles Safarova and Strycova defeated Hlavackova and Hradecka in bronze medal match by 2:0, while in the final Makarova and Vesnina defeated Bacsinszky and Hingis by 2:0.

On Olympic water polo tournament four matches were played today, Montenegro and Spain played 9:9, Australia defeated Greece by 12:7, USA defeated Italy by 10:7 and the match between France and Croatia will be finished later tonight.

On Olympic volleyball tournament for men two matches were played tonight Canada defeated Mexico by 3:0, while Italy defeated Brazil by 3:1.

On Olympic volleyball tournament for women three matches were played tonight, Netherlands defeated Serbia by 3:2, South Korea defeated Cameroon by 3:0 and Italy defeated Puerto Rico by 3:0.

On Olympic handball tournament for men Poland defeated Sweden by 25:24, while Argentina defeated Tunisia by 23:21.

On Olympic handball tournament for women three matches were played today, Brazil defeated Montenegro by 29:23, France defeated Sweden by 27:25 and Russia defeated Netherlands by 38:34.

On Olympic marathon for women Jemima Jelagat Sumgong won gold medal for Kenya, Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa won silver medal for Bahrain and Mare Dibaba won bronze medal for Ethiopia.

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