Category Archives: Champions League

2012-13 Season Review – In case you were in the Stone Age last year.

If you want to know what bitter-sweet feels like, ask Jupp Heynckes. Every time the poor fellow wins the Champions League, it turns out he’s out of a job for next season. It happened with Real Madrid in ’98, when … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dortmund v Malaga – The Fairytale that wasn’t

A game of two halves, and stoppage time (like every other game, ever). I wasn’t going to watch it, but a rerun of a missed episode of ‘Suits’ (which by the way is ridiculously good) spilled over into game time … Continue reading

Posted in Champions League, La Liga, Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Sound like a Football Nerd.

First of all, congratulations to everyone on getting to 2013. The Mayans look pretty stupid from this side of the calendar. But getting back to football, there is so much information these days that everyone (including yours truly) has an … Continue reading

Posted in Champions League, English Premier League, Humor, La Liga, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Roman Abramovich : Too much Vodka or Calculated Madness?

Before you read this let me just make it clear. I’m not trying to justify the decision here. I’m merely trying to fathom the reasons Abramovich might have for sacking baldie. Much as the blues would like to ignore or … Continue reading

Posted in Champions League, English Premier League, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let the Party Begin! Real Madrid v Man City – UCL Preview

If the Champions League was the hottest club in town, Man City are the guy that got in by slapping the bouncer with a wad of cash. There’s no judgement there. Just a fact. And the slapping had been going … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments