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Supercopa 2012 – Real Madrid vs Barcelona Predictions

Posted on 29 Aug, 2012, by in Soccer

The second Clasico of the season is still not the actual thing, being a Spanish Super Cup match and all, but with Real Madrid opening in somewhat of a disappointing fashion, Barcelona visiting the capital in hope of retaining the Supercopa after a 3-2 win in the first leg has a bit more significance than it should if the season would have started out properly for the champions. More

Champions League Round of 16 Second Legs Previews – Part III

Posted on 13 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Bayern Munich are still hoping that they might be a part of the Champions League final this season, with the added incentive of playing in front of their home fans … More

Champions League Round of 16 Second Legs Previews – Part II

Posted on 7 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

What would be the biggest surprise? Leverkusen actually coming back from losing 1-3 to Barcelona at home, or APOEL Nicosia beat Lyon by the right amount of goals and continuing their magical run in the Champions League? Knowing what we know now, seeing Leverkusen in the UCL quarter finals would be a bigger shock. More

Champions League Round of 16 Second Legs Previews – Part I

Posted on 6 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Champions League action returns this week, with the first night split between the venues in London, where Arsenal will try and mount an improbable comeback from 4-0 down against an AC Milan side hitting its stride at the perfect time, while Zenit have the tough task of facing Benfica at the Estadio Da Luz, trying to maintain their 3-2 lead from the frozen first leg in Russia. More

Champions League – Four Final Thoughts on Real Madrid’s 3-0 Win Against Lyon

Posted on 16 Mar, 2011, by in Soccer

Here are a few thoughts and ponderings after watching the fantastic display from Cristiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil, Marcelo, Benzema and Angel Di Maria as Real Madrid beat Lyon 3-0 in the Champions League round of 16 second leg. More

Sublime Messi Performance as Barcelona Dispose of Stuttgart

Posted on 17 Mar, 2010, by in Soccer

Another fantastic Lionel Messi performance, highlighted by two goals, leads Barcelona into the champions league quarter finals with an easy 4-0 win in the second leg over Stuttgart after 1-1 in the first leg back in Germany. More

Justice Done? Depends Who’s Looking. Barca Qualify With Away Goal

Posted on 6 May, 2009, by in Soccer

Two Amazing goals… One huge controversy… The Final Everyone, or almost everyone who’s not a Chelsea fan wanted… Are the heads of European Football happy with the outcome of this one? I’m not so sure… More

Final Thoughts Before Barca Play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Posted on 6 May, 2009, by in Soccer

Barcelona come to Stamford Bridge hoping to finally break the Chelsea defense, and help all anti-English soccer fans some joy in their life. Will Messi and Etoo prevail or will it be Frank Lampard and John Terry in the final again? More