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Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid – The Matches Before the Champions League Final

Posted on 23 May, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s been a long and busy season for both Atletico Madrid and their Champions League final rivals, Real Madrid. The Spanish champions have met with their city rivals four times … More

Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid

Champions League Final – Real Madrid Need This More Than Atletico Madrid

Posted on 22 May, 2014, by in Soccer

One of the biggest clichés in sports journalism is ‘Wanting it More’. No teams plays in the Champions League final and wants it less than their opponent. But a matter of need and perception? We have a difference there, and although this might turn out to be Altetico Madrid’s first ever title in the competition, winning the Decima seems to mean so much more to Real Madrid. More

Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich

Three Thoughts – Champions League Semifinals

Posted on 11 Apr, 2014, by in Soccer

The Champions League semifinals are drawn: Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich & Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea. Plenty of storylines for both the semifinals and all the potential final matchups that can be made. More

Koke, David Villa

Atletico Madrid – Why They Will Win the Champions League

Posted on 10 Apr, 2014, by in Soccer

Streaks are broken at some point, but right now there’s one that favors Atletico Madrid to win the Champions League in 2014. They beat Barcelona in the quarterfinals, a team that has either won the title or was knocked out by the eventual champions over the last six seasons. More

Bayern Munich

The 4 Teams in the 2014 Champions League Semifinals

Posted on 10 Apr, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

The 2014 UEFA Champions League semifinals has three teams that have won the competition in the past: Real Madrid (nine times), Bayern Munich (five times) and Chelsea (once). Atletico Madrid have been to the finals once. More

Bayern Munich

Ranking the Favorites to Win the Champions League

Posted on 25 Mar, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

The Champions League quarterfinals have some pretty intriguing matches lined up for us: Bayern Munich & Manchester United, Real Madrid & Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid and Chelsea facing PSG. Great games, but none of them a potential final with two favorites going head to head. More

Toni Kroos

The 8 Teams in the 2014 Champions League Quarterfinals

Posted on 20 Mar, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

The final 8 of the Champoins League consists of three teams from Spain (Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid), two teams from England (Manchester United and Chelsea), two teams from Germany (Defending champions Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund) and one team from France, Paris Saint-Germain. More

Bayern Munich

Ranking the Favorites to Win the Champions Leauge

Posted on 17 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

The round of 16 draw to the Champions League gave us an even clearer indication regarding the favorites to win the competition: Above all stand Bayern Munich, once again playing Arsenal, while Real Madrid, scorching hot in the group stage, got a very easy draw in the form of Schalke, making the two look in better position than anyone else to reach the final this season. More

Arsenal Napoli

Champions League Qualifying Scenarios

Posted on 10 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

The final matchday of the 2013-2014 Champions League brings with it the complications of the qualifying scenarios as teams fight out for the final spots available. The most interesting test case is in the group of death with Arsenal, Napoli and Dortmund. The Gunners have a slight edge, but it won’t be surprising to see all three teams finishing with the same amount of points, making it about a mini-league table of head to heads and goal differences. More

Galatasaray vs Juventus

Champions League – Week 6 Predictions (Groups A – D)

Posted on 10 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

It’s decision time in the Champions League group stage, although most already have at least on qualifying team. Most of the interest will go to Group B, where Juventus will play against Galatasaray, in a match that sends the winner to join Real Madrid in the knockout stage, having to play against FC Copenhagen in Denmark. More