Champions League Final 2010: Milito’s double sinks Bayern

Bayern Munich 0 Inter Milan 2 A Diego Milito double ensured Inter Milan were crowned Kings of Europe after ousting Bayern Munich 2-0 in the Champions League Final at the Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid. Jose Mourinho’s side also completed a historic treble, and, at the same time, the ‘special one’ got the better of his former … Read more Champions League Final 2010: Milito’s double sinks Bayern

Football: A Europe of Doubles and Trebles in 2010

Barcelona and Inter Milan added their national top division titles this weekend, while Chelsea and Bayern Munich won domestic cup competitions making 2009-2010 a season of European football doubles. Inter Milan and Bayern Munich will therefore line up on Saturday for the UEFA Champions League final with both sides playing for an amazing treble. Barcelona’s … Read more Football: A Europe of Doubles and Trebles in 2010

FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany Name Provisional Squad

Germany coach Joachim Low has named 27 men in his provisional squad for World Cup 2010. Dennis Aogo of Hamburg and Holger Badstuber of Bayern Munich are new additions who have surprised many commentators, but the main elements of the squad are strikingly similar to the group of players which Germany called upon for their … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany Name Provisional Squad

FIFA World Cup 2010: France Name 30 Man Provisional Squad

France have named their 30 man provisional squad for this summer’s 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. There is to be no final World Cup for Manchester City’s Patrick Viera, though Barcelona’s Thierry Henry is named at the 30 man stage by coach Raymond Domenech. French playmaker Franck Ribery will make up for missing … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010: France Name 30 Man Provisional Squad

FIFA World Cup 2010: Argentina Name Provisional 30 Man Squad

Diego Maradona has announced his provisional 30 man squad for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, surprising those in some quarters by not selecting Inter Milan’s Argentinian pair Esteban Cambiasso and Javier Zanetti. There is no surprise in some of the big name inclusions, however, as Lionel Messi of Barcelona, and Carlos Tevez … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010: Argentina Name Provisional 30 Man Squad

Football: Chelsea Win Barclays Premier League 09/10 in Fine Style

Chelsea have today won the Barclays Premier League for 2009/2010 by a single point after demolishing Wigan Athletic at home, winning by a huge 8-0 scoreline. Chelsea, with today’s impressive victory, showed real class to lift the trickiest league in World football. Manchester United ensured they were pushed right to the line, however, as they … Read more Football: Chelsea Win Barclays Premier League 09/10 in Fine Style

Football: Franck Ribery to Miss 2010 UEFA Champions League Final

Bayern Munich’s attacking French midfielder, Franck Ribery, has been handed a three match ban by UEFA following his Champions League 2010 Semi-Final first leg dismissal for a dangerous tackle against Lyon. Many had expected UEFA to impose the minimum one match ban for the player, however, the official panel have adjudged Ribery’s tackle to have … Read more Football: Franck Ribery to Miss 2010 UEFA Champions League Final

Football: Olic Hat-Trick Helps Bayern to UEFA Champions League 2010 Final

Bayern Munich last night became the first confirmed finalist in the 2010 UEFA Champions League after an Ivica Olic hat-trick away at Lyon in their Semi-Final second leg saw them clinch a 4-0 aggregate victory. Olic was to be the only scorer on the night as Bayern recorded a 3-0 away win to add to … Read more Football: Olic Hat-Trick Helps Bayern to UEFA Champions League 2010 Final

Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 – Bayern Munich Claim 1-0 Advantage Over Lyon in Semi-Final 1st Leg

Bayern Munich will travel to Lyon for the concluding leg of their UEFA Champions League 2010 Semi-Final with a 1-0 advantage after an Arjen Robben confirmed the superiority they had enjoyed for much of tonight’s game. The result came despite losing their talented midfielder Franck Ribery at the end of the first half, the Frenchman … Read more Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 – Bayern Munich Claim 1-0 Advantage Over Lyon in Semi-Final 1st Leg

Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 Semi-Final Fixtures Confirmed

Tonight saw the second Semi-Final of the 2010 UEFA Champions League confirmed when Lyon and Bayern Munich booked their place in the next round with aggregate and away goals victories in their Quarter-Final matches. Interestingly, both sides progressed tonight despite losing by one goal in their second leg matches away from home: Lyon were beaten … Read more Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 Semi-Final Fixtures Confirmed

Football: Bayern Munich Knock Manchester United out in UEFA Champions League 2010 Quarter Final

Bayern Munich, through an Arjen Robben wonder goal, have knocked Manchester United out of the 2010 Champions League, despite losing at Old Trafford 3-2 this evening. The German side, who carried a 2-1 advantage from the home tie in Munich go through by virtue of their additional away goal, scored tonight, though the sides were … Read more Football: Bayern Munich Knock Manchester United out in UEFA Champions League 2010 Quarter Final

Football: UEFA Champion’s League 2010 – Quarter Final First Leg Roundup

Last night saw the second 1st legs of Quarter Final football action in the 2010 UEFA Champions League, and, after some scintillating, nerve-wracking football, we are perhaps no closer to knowing exactly who might progress to the next Semi-Final phase. UEFA Champions League 2010 – Quarter Final 1st Leg Results: Bayern Munich 2 -1 Manchester … Read more Football: UEFA Champion’s League 2010 – Quarter Final First Leg Roundup

Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 Quarter Final and Semi Final Draw

The Quarter Final and Semi Final draw for this season’s UEFA Champions League 2010 was made this afternoon, at 12 o’clock CET, and has thrown some big fixtures, as expected. Barcelona, so impressive this week when beating Stuttgart 4-0 at home have drawn Arsenal FC. Manchester United will relive the Champions League Final of 1999 … Read more Football: UEFA Champions League 2010 Quarter Final and Semi Final Draw

Football: UEFA Champion’s League Fixtures – Wednesday 21/10/2009

Tonight sees some huge games in the UEFA Champion’s League group stage, including world’s biggest club, Manchester United away at CSKA Moscow, Chelsea at home to Atletico Madrid and the tie of the round Real Madrid hosting AC Milan. Real Madrid will be hoping their summer millions will show against AC Milan, from whom they … Read more Football: UEFA Champion’s League Fixtures – Wednesday 21/10/2009