goal difference


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goal difference

ndifferenza f reti inv
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Barnard Castle School coach Jacquie Robson said: "There were tears of frustration when we thought we had gone out on goal difference but this turned to joy when they announced that we were through.
The Saudis could thank Yahya Majrashi's 36th-minute strike for their victory against Kuwait, who are third on four points, ahead of Oman on goal difference.
I've made the point over the last few seasons that to have a good goal difference gives you that extra edge on everyone and in most seasons we've had the best goal difference," Ferguson said.
Southampton remain 22nd because of an inferior goal difference to Leicester and will have to hope their result against Sheffield United is better than the Foxes' one at Stoke if they are to survive.
Their two-goal triumph over the Latics means their advantage in the goal difference stakes now stands at 13, a figure it is impossible to see Chelsea hauling back in their present form.
Third-placed Everton will move ahead of Charlton on goal difference if they win by more than two goals at second-bottom Chelsea.
The result saw Swindon overtaken by Sheffield Wednesday, 3-0 winners at Brentford, and Hartlepool, who edged ahead on goal difference with a 2-2 draw at Bournemouth.
It is only when you cannot separate the two teams after those two rules are applied that goal difference comes into the equation.
The Egyptian team needs the Democratic Republic of Congo not to defeat Sierra Leone in group four with a big score difference because it will gain nine points, although the goal difference will come to its advantage.
If Costa Rica win, England would have to beat them and if Italy also beat Uruguay, goal difference, followed by goals scored and then the head-to-head records involving the three teams may be required.
This league will be decided by a narrow margin, maybe one point, maybe even goal difference.
Real Madrid is now unbeaten in 23 games in all competitions and lead the Spanish league on goal difference after rivals Atletico Madrid lost 2-0 to Almeria, although Barcelona, who visit Sevilla on Sunday, could overtake both sides on goal difference with a victory.