Archive for category: Champions League

The six-way race for Europe is coming to the boil

The six-way race for Europe is coming to the boil

With 11 rounds left to play until the curtain falls on the 2013-2014 season, the race for Le Championnat is pretty much over. Except for a major cataclysm at the Camp des Loges, Paris will secure back-to-back Ligue 1 victories, as AS Monaco manager Claudio Ranieri himself admitted before facing […]

PSG v Anderlecht: Champions League Preview

PSG v Anderlecht: Champions League Preview

Tuesday 19.45 GMT – PSG v Anderlecht (5-0 in previous meeting) PSG are top of Group C with three wins from three, most recently having turned Anderlecht over 0-5 in the ‘away leg’, with goals from Ibrahimovic, Ibrahimovic, Ibrahimovic, Cavani, and Ibrahimovic. L’Equipe went out on a limb and described the Belgian champions […]

Anderlecht v PSG: Champions League Preview

Anderlecht v PSG: Champions League Preview

Anderlecht v PSG ce soir CET 20:45 The Parisians travel to Brussels to take on a Belgian side that they must fancy all three points against. Anderlecht have lost both their Champions League games so far and the 3-0 defeat to Olympiakos makes them favourites to finish bottom of the […]

PSG v Benfica: Champions League Preview

PSG v Benfica: Champions League Preview

Game 2: Parc des Princes KO 20:45 local time Game 1: Olympiakos 1 – 4 PSG; Benfica 2 – 0 Anderlecht Someone’s 100% record in the group stage is going to fall on Wednesday night. Paris Saint-Germain were able to rest players in their 2-0 win over Toulouse and will […]

PSG Champions League Press Conference

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Dortmund v Marseille: Champions League Preview

Dortmund v Marseille: Champions League Preview

Game 2: Signal Iduna Park (Westfalenstadion) – KO 20:45 local-time Game 1: Marseille 1 – 2 Arsenal; Napoli 2 – 1 Dortmund It doesn’t get much easier for Marseille in the Champions League after Arsenal came to town and crept past Elie Baup’s side. They now travel to face one […]

Week of two halves – PSG head past Olympiakos as Marseille frustrate against Arsenal

Week of two halves – PSG head past Olympiakos as Marseille frustrate against Arsenal

The music! The banners! The waving of the logo over the centre circle! The vertigo-inducing final third camera angles at the Velodrome! Yes, the Champion’s League is back, people – we’ll ignore qualifying as Lyon will be featuring in the next round-up – and there have been 53 goals in […]

Marseille v Arsenal: Champions League Preview

Marseille v Arsenal: Champions League Preview

When these two sides met in the group stage of the 2011/12 edition of the Champions League, Arsenal won the away leg with a 90th minute goal from Aaron Ramsey, and the home leg was goalless, the Londoners topping the group before being knocked out by Milan, Marseille going through […]