DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Andries Noppert is ready to face Lionel Messi if the Argentina star takes a penalty kick in Friday's World Cup quarterfinal match. “He’s the same like us. He’s a human,” the Netherlands goalkeeper said Wednesday. Messi has scored 21 goals in 26 penalty kick attempts for Argentina among his 94 international goals. He converted his spot kick to put Argentina ahead in the opening 2-1 loss to Saudi Arabia, then had his penalty saved by Poland goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny as Argent
The KC Current dive into free agency with signings of Morgan Gautraut and Vanessa DiBernardo.
It remains unclear how long the Brazilian will be sidelined and, while manager Mikel Arteta does have other attacking options available, the situation could push the club into the transfer market in January. Cody Gakpo The PSV Eindhoven and Netherlands striker has been one of the stars of the World Cup so far, scoring in each of his country's group games. The 23-year-old has been highly regarded for some time but is now looking like the finished article and a move to one of Europe's big leagues seems inevitable.