UEFA Champions League

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UEFA Champions League was back this week with the last Group matches scheduled & before the Christmas Break. Two of the four Spanish Football representatives was up for show tonight with the following summary of events, goalscorers & final results. FC BARCELONA hosted English Club TOTTENHAM HOTSPURS with the former having the Top spot of the Group secure & thus not playing for much except prestige. On the other hand Tottenham was battling with Italian Club Inter Milan for the…

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Tottenham Hotspur Trash Borussia Dortmund – – Football Article

Champions League Round of 16 Against all odds and missing two of their best players in Harry Kane and Dele Alli, Tottenham have taken a large advantage during the first leg of the Round of 16. Borussia Dortmund will need a miracle after the 3-0 defeat and the Bundesliga leaders did not seem to have the keys to counter a solid and well-organized Spurs team.  This i huge accomplishment for Pochettino’s men and other players have stepped up like the…

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Tottenham Hotspur v Borussia Dortmund preview: Why Spurs must be wary of dangerous Champions League opponent – Football Article

Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund // 13th February – 20.00 (UK time) // Champions League 2018/19 last 16 1st leg knockout round Borussia Dortmund – Season so far Among the three German teams facing English opposition in this season’s Champions League round of 16, Borussia Dortmund are having the best season so far. They top the Bundesliga by five points, have scored more goals than anyone else in Germany (54 goals in 21 games played) and are playing a brand…

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Spanish Football | Soccer | Sports Blog – Football Article

UEFA Champions League was back tonight after its “in between phase” break with the last 16 teams knock out home & away stage now in motion. Three Spanish Football Clubs are still in the action & while FC Barcelona & Atletico de Madrid play next week, tonight it was REAL MADRID CF which travelled to Holland to play AJAX OF AMSTERDAM. The Final result was a 1 – 2 victory for Real Madrid which still has to be fully secured…

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Liverpool edge deserved victory against dysfunctional PSG • Outside of the Boot – Football Article

Siyang Xu writes a detailed tactical analysis about the UEFA Champions League match that ended Liverpool 3-2 PSG. Liverpool faced PSG in arguably the biggest match up of the opening round of Champions League fixtures. Last year’s beaten finalists did an impressive job of controlling the match, with particular focus on protecting against counter attacks from the dangerous trio of Mbappe, Cavani and Neymar, whilst still managing to create overloads in wide areas to create threatening attacking situations. The Parisians,…

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Ajax vs Real Madrid :- Match preview, team news and prediction – Football Weeks – Football Article

Yesterday’s Champions League round-16 fixture saw Manchester United crumbled to a 2-0 home defeat to Paris St-German who played without their influential strikers Neymar and Edison Cavani. Goals from Presnel Kimpembe(53rd minute) and Kylian Mbappe (60tth minute) were enough for the Les Parisiens’ to record an important away win. In other game of the day, Roma defeated Porto 2-1 thanks to 19-year-old Nicolo Zaniolo’s brace. Adrian Lopez found the back of the net for the Portuguese giants but it was…

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UCL Preview: Man United hosts PSG, Dortmund visits Tottenham, and more – Football Article

There will plenty of talent on display when Manchester United welcomes PSG to Old Trafford on Tuesday. However, the roles look to be reversed with the hosts coming in with a healthy squad and on superb form under their interim boss. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has the Red Devils moving up the Premier League table and ready to face the Ligue 1 giants on home soil. Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial headline the attacking front for the hosts, while Kylian Mbappe…

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Why Thomas Tuchel must be wary of Solskjaer’s men – Football Weeks – Football Article

Manchester United are set to resume their Champions League campaign on Tuesday as they face Thomas Tuchel’s Paris St-German. The Red Devils are in confident mood having won 10 of their last 11 matches across all competitions and they are more than ready to face whatever challenge the Ligue 1 champions might impose. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s role in the club’s recent transformation cannot be overemphasized as his quest for more attacking football has brought the best out of his players.…

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Why Borussia Dortmund Are Favorites Before Facing Tottenham Hotspur – – Football Article

Champions League Round of 16 Preview Borussia Dortmund re enjoying a great run in the domestic league with a 7-point margin and. The lost only 1 match in the first 20 league games played. The Bundesliga leaders, BVB 09 aka Borussia Dortmund, will face a Tottenham Hotspur side sans-Harry Kane and Dele Alli. Without two of its best players the German side are favorites to win the tie against the team ranked 3rd in the Premier League. If you are…

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Spanish Football | Soccer | Sports Blog – Football Article

UEFA Champions League continued tonight with the remaining Group games scheduled which included Real Madrid & Valencia CF in their respective clashes. Here is a brief summary of events, goalscorers & final results. REAL MADRID hosted CSKA MOSCOW with Top spot of the Group assured & playing for prestige & image. While The Russians came into the match looking for a must get victory to assure a chance to get the third place (if Viktoria Plzen did not win their match against…

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Spanish Football | Soccer | Sports Blog – Football Article

UEFA celebrated today the match ups for the final 16 teams of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE phase with the following results: For the Spanish Clubs: – Ajax Amsterdam vs REAL MADRID CF – Olympique Lyon vs FC BARCELONA  – ATLETICO DE MADRID – Juventus FC Dates:  Ajax Amsterdam – Real Madrid CF (away 13th Feb 2019 / return 5th March 2019) Olympique du Lyon – FC Barcelona (away 19th Feb 2019 / return  13th Match 2019) Atletico de Madrid – Juventus FC…

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A Testing Second Half of The Season Awaits Liverpool – Paisley Gates – Football Article

Having gone 20 Premier League matches unbeaten, defeat to Manchester City has provided a reality check for Liverpool fans. Having negotiated their way past the entire Premier League, the stakes will only get higher between now and the end of the season. Teams near the bottom of the table will be scrapping for points between now and May. There will be no easy games for Jurgen Klopp’s men. Tottenham may have lost five matches in the Premier League this season,…

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Cristiano Ronaldo, 2017 FIFA Best Player – The Statistics for the Year Declare Avid Ambition – Football Article

It is a fact that many were not fascinated as Cristiano Ronaldo was honoured for a second successive time The Best Player of the Year in 2017 by FIFA. Just Excellence This year Cristiano Ronaldo the obvious favourite and ahead of his top opponent Leo Messi continued to dominate the field and claim individual recognition. Seemingly, there is some indifference and lack of enthusiasm that acts as evidence for under appreciation for Cristiano Ronaldo’s notable performance during the last year.…

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Liverpool Gets Massive Boost Ahead of Champions League tie with Bayern Munich – Football Weeks – Football Article

Premier League giants Liverpool have been handed a massive boost ahead of their upcoming Champions League round 16 tie with Bayern Munich. UEFA announced via The Sportsman, the suspension of German international Thomas Muller for two games after engaging in a clash with Nicholas Tagliafico in the Bavarian’s 3-3 draw with AFC Ajax last month and as given a Red card for the offence. The German World Cup winner took to his Twitter handle to clear the air about the…

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The Game of Chess Has Only Just Begun – Paisley Gates – Football Article

The chess board between Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp, and Manchester City counterpart, Pep Guardiola, has begun to take shape. Liverpool’s win over at Brighton on Saturday at the Amex Stadium restored the 7-point lead at the top of the Premiership, piling all the pressure on the defending champions. It is now Pep’s move as Manchester City take on Wolves tonight. However, anything less than a win for Pep Guardiola’s side will mean, advantage Liverpool. Video courtesy of BeanymanSports The FA Cup exit…

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