Last night’s Champion’s League encounter was a thoroughlly enjoyable one for spectators, but the outcome won’t have pleased Manchester City fans. Pep Guardiola’s side went into the match 0-1 down on aggregate; not an ideal situation, but not one which looked impossible to overcome. Harry Kane’s ankle injury sustained in the first leg ruled him
I think we can now say this has well and truly been the Chamipons League and in fact, the round, of unbelievable comebacks. It would have been difficult for anything to come anywhere near close to the heroics we saw from Manchester United against PSG last week, but Juventus certainly had a good go at
When it comes to the Knockout stages of the Champions League, you can’t ask for much more than what we’ve seen over the last couple of days. Tuesday night saw the holders and kings of Europe, Real Madrid, exit the competition after being outplayed by a young Ajax side. A shock like this would have
The Round of 16 second legs in the Champions League have now begun and they started with a bang. As many would have expected, Tottenham progressed to the next round comfortably beating Borussia Dortmund 0-1 and 0-4 on aggregate. What most wouldn’t have been expecting was Ajax to do the same against holders Real Madrid.
As you probably would have expected with the number of top class teams in this competition, this round has produced plenty of eye-catching ties, many of which still hang in the balance. With all the first-legs having been played, now would be a good time to evaluate exactly what has happened so far. The round
With the Christmas period being so busy in the world of football, it’s rare to experience a day like today where there isn’t a great deal of action to talk about. Whilst there have been some early round cup games in Spain and Italy, it’s probably more worthwhile to take to the opportunity to have