EZEQUIEL LAVEZZI

  • World Cup 2014: Argentina's Lavezzi set to replace Aguero against Switzerland June 29, 2014

    Argentina look set to play Ezequiel Lavezzi instead of the injured Sergio Aguero in a continued threeman attack for Tuesday's last16 match against Switzerland in Sao Paulo. Coach Alejandro Sabella had Lavezzi in an 11man formation, assumed to be the probable starting lineup, for training at their base in Belo Horizonte...
  • World Cup 2014: Argentina's Aguero to miss Switzerland game June 27, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Argentina striker Sergio Aguero will miss the upcoming last 16 clash with Switzerland after suffering a muscle injury in his left leg and could be out of the World Cup should they progress. Aguero's injury in the 32 victory over Nigeria on Wednesday is a major blow to the...
  • Lavezzi challenging Higuain in Argentina attack June 12, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Ezequiel Lavezzi and Gonzalo Higuain are competing for a place in Argentina's threeman attack in the team's World Cup opener against BosniaHerzegovina. Higuain is normally coach Alejandro Sabella's first choice to link up with Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero. But it was Lavezzi who was playing with the presumed...
  • Napoli midfielder Inler eyes Serie A title December 19, 2013

    Rome: Napoli midfielder Gokhan Inler feels his team is capable of winning the Serie A title this season even though they are eight points adrift of leaders Juventus. Napoli showed great form in their 42 win over Inter Milan Sunday, and Inler on Wednesday said the team had regained the momentum...
  • Valencia set sights on Champions League qualification for next season March 7, 2013

    Madrid: Cash-strapped Valencia have little time to waste wallowing in self-pity after Wednesday's Champions League elimination at Paris St Germain and must focus on qualifying for next season's edition of Europe's lucrative elite club competition. Ernesto Valverde's side made a valiant effort to overturn a 2-1 deficit from the first leg,...
  • Lavezzi and Pastore score as PSG beat Valencia 21 February 13, 2013

    Valencia: Goals by Ezequiel Lavezzi and Javier Pastore gave Paris SaintGermain an important 21 away win at Valencia in a the first leg of their Champions League last16 match Tuesday, which still ended badly for the French team as they allowed a late goal and had star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic...
  • PSG beat Porto 21 to top Group A December 5, 2012

    Paris: Paris SaintGermain bounced back from a run of poor domestic form to beat FC Porto 21 in the Champions League on Wednesday and seal top spot in Group A. In a closely contested match, Brazil center half Thiago Silva headed PSG in front in the 29th minute, only for...
  • Ibrahimovic relishing playmaker's role at PSG November 7, 2012

    Paris: Paris St Germain's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic proved an inspired playmaker in his side's 40 thrashing of Dinamo Zagreb in Champions League Group A on Tuesday. The former AC Milan forward gave up his usual striking role at the Parc des Princes but rescued his team from a deeper...