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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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Champions’ League Quarter-Final First-Leg Round-Up

This season’s Champions’ League has reached the quarter-final stage, the first-legs took place in midweek and produced some fascinating clashes. There follows a brief summary of all four matches, as Europe’s elite do battle in their quest to become Champions’ … Continue reading

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Champions’ League Round-Up 13th&14th March

The protracted second round of this season’s Champions’ League drew to a close this week. Real Madrid, Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Marseilles all confirmed their places in the joint quarter/semi final draw, joining AC Milan, Barcelona, Apoel Nicosia and Benfica. … Continue reading

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Lionel Lays Waste to Leverkusen!

Barcelona booked their place in the quarter finals of this season’s Champions’ League in truly emphatic style on Wednesday night at the Camp Nou. Leading, German side, Bayer Leverkusen 1-3 from the first-leg three weeks ago, the Catalan masters, and, … Continue reading

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Champions’ League Round-Up 14th&15th February

The Champions’ league returned to our screens with a bang on Valentine’s Day, after the Winter break. The knock-out stages began with the first-legs of the last 16 ties, as the best clubs in Europe entered the home straight in … Continue reading

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