Tag Archives: Barcelona

Rafa Reigns as Di Matteo Bites the Dust

As all football fans know, it’s only a matter of time in each Barclays Premier League season before the first managerial casualties are confirmed. This season is no different and, sure enough, it’s taken just twelve games for the first … Continue reading

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Luis Suarez: The Jewel In Liverpool’s Crown

Liverpool Football club have endured a tough few years. The financial mismanagement of the previous owners, Tom Hicks and George Gillett, and their decisions regarding the hiring and firing of personnel (most notably replacing Rafa Benitez with Roy Hodgson) left … Continue reading

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It May be Martinez: Maybe It Should Be!

It has been over a week since Kenny Dalglish was ousted from the Anfield hotseat by American owners Fenway Sports Group. The King’s de-throning was met with mixed emotions, the overwhelming majority were shocked and saddened, however, there was a … Continue reading

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Rivalry Renewed: F.A. Cup Final Preview

Date: Saturday May 5th K.O. : 5.15 PM (BST) Venue: Wembley Stadium Saturday May 5th sees Liverpool face Chelsea in the F.A. Cup final at Wembley. The show-piece final, which was once the final game of the English season, will … Continue reading

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El Clasico it Ain’t! Bayern to Battle Blues in Munich!

The Champions’ League semi-finals were played to a close this week, as the second-legs of this year’s last four match-ups took place in Barcelona and Madrid respectively. Many had predicted, right from the start of this year’s tournament, that we … Continue reading

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History Haunts Spanish Clubs in Champions’ League Semis (1st Legs)

In just under a month, two giants of European club football will go head to head in a winner-takes-all encounter, the prize; to be crowned Champions’ League winners for 2011/12. Europe’s elite club competition is approaching its climax and this … Continue reading

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Champions’ League Quarter-Final Second-Legs 3rd-4th April

The UEFA Champions League quarter-finals second-legs took place in midweek, with the remaining eight teams still standing in this year’s competition, looking to take another step on the road to Munich for May’s final. Chelsea, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich … Continue reading

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