Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

Spring-heeled

Spring-heeled Wijnaldum not surprised by header

LONDON: In a match expected to showcase the best of slick, ball-on-the-ground possession football, Liverpool's clash with Manchester City on Sunday was decided by that most traditional of approaches - a simple cross and a thumping header. In a game of few chances, Georginio Wijnaldum's superb goal in the eighth minute stood out on every level. A typically incisive Liverpool counter-attack sent Adam Lallana clear on the left and when he curled in a tempting cross Wijnaldum soared above Aleksander Kolarov to power in a…