In Brazil, Ronaldinho scored his first two goals of the season as Atlético Mineiro easily defeated Gremio 2-0 for the club’s first win of the year. Although currently struggling domestically, Atlético Mineiro recently advanced to the semi-finals of the major South American club competition and face Argentinian club Newell’s Old Boysin early July.
There is a three-way tie for second place in Group C of the UEFA 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification, with Austria holding the slight advantage over Sweden and the Republic of Ireland. Martin Harnik was stellar in the 2-1 win against Sweden, setting-up Marc Janko’s game-winning goal in the 32nd minute.
Bosnia & Herzegovina looked poised to qualify for their first ever World Cup as an independent nation after they easily defeated Latvia 0-5 in the capital of Riga. Senad Lulić opened the scoring for the Balkan nation early in the second half then later assisted on another.
Starting XI (Playing 3-4-3)
- GK: David Ospina – OGC Nice (France) – Columbia
- CB: Senad Lulić– Lazio (Italy) – Bosnia & Herzegovina
- CB: Russell Martin – Norwich City (England) – Scotland
- CB: Brad Evans – Seattle Sounders (United States) – USA
- LM: Clarence Seedorf – Botafogo (Brazil) – The Netherlands
- CM: Miralem Pjanić – AS Roma (Italy) – Bosnia & Herzegovina
- CM: Ronaldinho - Atlético Mineiro (Brazil) – Brazil
- RM: Martin Harnik – VfB Stuttgart (Germany) - Austria
- LW: Lazaros Christodoulopoulos – Panathinaikos FC (Greece) – Greece
- RW: Kevin De Bruyne – Werder Bremen (Germany) – Belgium
- ST: Jacob Mulenga – FC Utrecht (The Netherlands) – Zambia
Substitutes and Reserves
- GK: Javi Jiménez – Real Murcia CF (Spain) – Spain
- CB: Roy Miller – New York Red Bulls (United States) – Costa Rica
- LM: Andraž Kirm – FC Groningen (The Netherlands) – Slovenia
- CAM: Matilla – Real Murcia CF (Spain) – Spain
- ST: Lamar Neagle – Seattle Sounders (United States) – USA
- ST: Mohamed Yattara – ES Troyes AC (France) – Guinea
- ST: Jason Byrne – Bray Wanderers (Ireland) – Ireland
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