Andreas Weimann http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27347/all en Soccer-English League Cup semifinal summaries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/soccer-english-league-cup-semifinal-summaries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 22 (Infostrada Sports) - Summaries from the English League Cup Semifinal second leg matches on Tuesday Aston Villa 2 Christian Benteke 24, Andreas Weimann 87 Bradford City (IV) 1 James Hanson 55 - - - Next Fixtures (GMT): Wednesday, January 23 Swansea City v Chelsea (1945)</p> Andreas Weimann Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:00:17 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738033 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Soccer-Bradford hold off Villa to reach League Cup final http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/update-1-soccer-bradford-hold-villa-reach-league-cup-final <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Bradford City became the first fourth tier club to reach a major English domestic cup final for 51 years on Tuesday when they held off Premier League Aston Villa for a 4-3 aggregate win in the League Cup semi-final.</p> <p>Villa, who won 2-1 on the night, looked to have got themselves back into the tie as they sought to overcome a 3-1 first leg deficit when Christian Benteke scored after 24 minutes against the League Two side.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/update-1-soccer-bradford-hold-villa-reach-league-cup-final" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andreas Weimann Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:00:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738034 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-English League Cup semifinal summaries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/soccer-english-league-cup-semifinal-summaries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Summaries from the English League Cup Semifinal second leg matches on Wednesday Wednesday, January 23 Swansea City 0 Chelsea 0 Red Card: Eden Hazard 81 - - - Tuesday, January 22 Aston Villa 2 Christian Benteke 24, Andreas Weimann 87 Bradford City (IV) 1 James Hanson 55 Halftime: 1-0; Attendance: 40,193 - - -</p> Andreas Weimann Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:00:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738561 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Villa, QRP keep survival hopes alive http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-villa-qrp-keep-survival-hopes-alive <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Aston Villa crawled out of the Premier League relegation zone by coming from behind to beat Reading 2-1 on Saturday, while bottom club Queens Park Rangers gave themselves further hope with a 3-1 defeat of Sunderland.</p> <p>Villa had won just one of their previous 11 league games and went into the weekend in the bottom three, but they took the game to relegation rivals Reading from kick-off at the Madejski Stadium.</p> <p>Christian Benteke hit the bar with an early header, while Andreas Weimann dragged a shot wide from a Benteke pass.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-villa-qrp-keep-survival-hopes-alive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andreas Weimann Association football Football in the United Kingdom AFP Sat, 09 Mar 2013 17:30:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5778236 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Villa, QPR keep survival hopes alive http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-villa-qpr-keep-survival-hopes-alive <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Aston Villa crawled out of the Premier League relegation zone by coming from behind to beat Reading 2-1 on Saturday, while bottom club Queens Park Rangers gave themselves further hope with a 3-1 defeat of Sunderland.</p> <p>Villa had won just one of their previous 11 league games and went into the weekend in the bottom three, but they took the game to relegation rivals Reading from kick-off at the Madejski Stadium.</p> <p>Christian Benteke hit the bar with an early header, while Andreas Weimann dragged a shot wide from a Benteke pass.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-villa-qpr-keep-survival-hopes-alive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andreas Weimann Association football Football in the United Kingdom AFP Sat, 09 Mar 2013 17:46:31 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5778265 at http://www.globalpost.com