News in brief
Sat, 03/06/17, 09:30
Vidal bags a brace for Chile
What a performance by Arturo Vidal! The FC Bayern midfielder led his Chile team to a 3-0 friendly win over Burkina Faso on Friday evening (local time). The 30-year-old struck twice in Santiago to put the South American champions on the road to victory. Anyelo Zagal wrapped up the 3-0 win late on. Chile now face Russia (9 June) and Romania (13 June) in two further friendlies before Vidal and his compatriots head to the Confederations Cup (17 June to 2 July) in Russia. There they will face World Champions Germany in their second group game on 22 June.
Robben nominated for goal of the month
FCB’s dramatic and spectacular 5-4 win over RB Leipzig already has a place in the Bundesliga history books. Now the final away win of the season could also be famed for the winning goal, with Arjen Robben’s strike nominated for May’s goal of the month. You can vote for him until 17 June at www.sportschau.de.