I would be forgiven if I said I didn’t see this one coming. But football, as so often before, never fails to surprise us. The belief and emotion football brings on nights like these is unparalleled. Not only that but the brutality of football for those on the other side, the minuscule details and lapse … Continue reading What the phuck?
The dream of Russian oligarch, Roman Abramovich, when he took over West London side Chelsea back in 2003 was very clear. To one day to be European Champions. 9 years later, his fixation with Europe’s most prestigious trophy was getting close, as Chelsea met Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena in the 2012 Final and … Continue reading The German Job: Chelsea 2012
"The Championsssssss” As the Champions League anthem rang around European stadiums this week, spectators were in for another treat. A Barcelona masterclass left the Manchester United board having to take a serious look at themselves. “The Sensationeel” was what the De Telegraaf in Holland stated after a young Ajax team caused another Champions League upset … Continue reading Stupendous. CL last 4 looked at.