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Finally. It is the opening day of the 20th FIFA Football World Cup. It is taking place in Brazil and the opening game will be between the hosts who play the first game against Croatia. I, for one, am excited. Let us hope it turns out to be an excellent tournament. And that Argentina win it.
So Carlo Ancelotti managed to win the Champions League with yet another club. His Real Madrid side extended their record number of trophies in the competition to ten (hence La Decima) after coming from behind to beat city rivals Atletico 4-1. He previously won the competition twice with AC Milan.
My favorite football manager of the year has just been named by the League Managers’ Association as Manager of the Year for guiding his Liverpool side through an outstanding campaign which took them to within 3 games of the title. Liverpool finished 2nd behind Manchester City but took the fight to the final day.
Liverpool finished 7th in the 2012/2013 season of the English Premier League. But this season has been different. With an initial target of qualifying for the prestigious UEFA Champions league, the team has done that and defied expectation to with 7 points of winning the Premier League title. That is quite a leap. And much […]
What an exciting season this has been in the English Premier League. Everyone thought it would be Man City to take the title. Or Chelsea. Or Arsenal. At least that was the thinking when the season began.
Liverpool players were understandably gutted after Crystal Palace staged a remarkable comeback to score 3 in the last 11 minutes of their home game against Liverpool to finish the game 3-3. And it could easily have been worse.
Brendan Rodgers has done a magnificent job at Liverpool. His side were expected to struggle finishing the season with their target of a European Champions League qualification. Not only have they met their target for the season with games to spare, but they are still in with a chance of winning their first in 24 […]
I generally do not care about other teams’ results. Unless they are playing my team. But in this case, I must admit that I was actually elated with what turned out to be a resounding victory for Atletico Madrid in the Semifinals of the Uefa Champions League.
Liverpool’s Captain Fantastic slipped at the end of the first half to gift Chelsea the opening goal after what has been a game with lots of possession from Liverpool, and extra defensive work by Chelsea but no goals.