By Leena Lehtolainen
Whilst the well known director of a women’s retreat middle is going lacking, Espoo Police Detective Maria Kallio is termed to enquire. because the lacking woman’s family and friends speedy turn into the pool of suspects, Maria needs to melt her tricky interrogation kind to discover the knowledge she must resolve the crime. in the meantime, a killer Maria installed felony escapes and units out to take revenge. because the lacking people case—and Maria’s own life—become more and more complex, the Espoo Police paintings to trace down the escaped killer ahead of it’s too overdue.
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FRANZ BECKENBAUER (b. 1945) Beckenbauer’s intelligence shone on the field as he dictated play from a deep sweeper position. Together with Johann Cruyff, he is one of the few soccer-playing legends to achieve similar success as a manager. Having captained West Germany at the 1974 World Cup, he managed the team when it won again in 1990. FERENC PUSKAS (b. 1927) The star of Hungary’s famous team of the 1950s, Ferenc Puskas was part of the Hungarian team that beat England 6–3 at Wembley in 1953. He joined Real Madrid of Spain in 1958.
Eight of the players who won the World Cup for Brazil in 1958 were in the team that retained the World Cup in 1962. Only seven different countries have been World Cup champions, although there have been 18 finals. The FA Cup is the oldest competition in soccer. The highest scoring FA Cup victory was on October 15, 1887, when Preston North End beat Hyde United 26–0 in the first round of the competition. The score was 12–0 at half time and 25–0 at 90 minutes. The final goal was scored in the five minutes of extratime added by the referee.