Tag Archives: Mourinho

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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The Contract Rebels

The transfer window is well and truly open and will remain so for another three weeks. Plenty of Premier League clubs have already been active in some way or another, buying, selling, in some cases even exchanging players in order … 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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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 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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Chelsea’s Neapolitan Nightmare!

Napoli piled more pressure on Andre Villas Boas and his stuttering Chelsea team on Tuesday evening, as they ran out 3-1 winners in the first-leg of their Champions’ League second round tie. In a very open game littered with defensive … Continue reading

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