Post Tagged with: "Champions League"

The European slump for England’s finest

January 27, 2016 3:00 am0 comments
The European slump for England’s finest

For many years throughout the noughties, the top four clubs in England have had a chance of Champions League Success. However, the league which is seen by many as ‘the best in the world’ is struggling to produce a competitive English team that has the ability to go all the way […]

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Has Guardiola made the right choice?

July 1, 2013 1:33 pm0 comments
Has Guardiola made the right choice?

Last Monday, Josep Guardiola was officially introduced as the new manager of FC Bayern Munich. A keenly anticipated moment since his appointment on 16 January 2013, everyone was waiting for him in great expectation. But has Guardiola made the right choice? Jupp Heynckes set very high standards last season with […]

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Can the Spanish Teams Get Back in the Champions?

April 30, 2013 5:02 pm0 comments
Can the Spanish Teams Get Back in the Champions?

Last week was a disastrous time for Real Madrid and FC Barcelona in the Champions League semifinals. A lesson in humility for two teams used to claiming victory with clean sweeps. But they were held back by the Germans. As soon as they lost, the first feeling was defeatist: end […]

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Is Barça UCL’s New Ugly Duckling?

April 23, 2013 8:46 am0 comments
Is Barça UCL’s New Ugly Duckling?

FC Barcelona accumulates years of triumphs (especially these past few years), but is it possible that this season is falling through? The truth is they have had too many setbacks. They were knocked out of Spanish Copa del Rey by archenemy club Real Madrid, and when it comes to Champions […]

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The rise and fall of Arsene Wenger: Where did it all go wrong for Arsenal?

February 21, 2013 12:59 pm0 comments
The rise and fall of Arsene Wenger: Where did it all go wrong for Arsenal?

The rise and fall of Arsene Wenger After an eight year trophy drought, the Arsenal team of today could not be any further away from the team that once went 49 consecutive games in the Premier League without losing. Arsene Wenger’s side crashed out of FA Cup at the weekend […]

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2012-13 UEFA Champions League Forecast

September 25, 2012 5:24 pm0 comments
2012-13 UEFA Champions League Forecast

On the face of it, this season’s premier European competition is excitingly wide open. Prior to it all kicking off again, at least six of the teams involved can be realistically considered as contenders for the trophy; as well as one or two dark horses which could really shake things […]

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It’s All Change With Spurs as Levy Looks To the Next Level

July 17, 2012 8:40 pm0 comments
It’s All Change With Spurs as Levy Looks To the Next Level

It’s all change at the Lane as Levy looks to elevate Spurts to the next level. In January of this year Tottenham sat third in the table and as the winter window opened, the opportunity for the club to make a real statement of intent presented itself. Manager Harry Redknapp […]

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