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Champions league midweek

Champions League Midweek Review: Barcelona Pull Off Epic Comeback

Wednesday’s Champions League action produced a spectacle unlike any other as Barcelona defied all odds to secure a 6-1 victory over PSG and progress into the Quarter-finals of Europe’s elite cup competition.Luis Suarez kicked-off the scoring for Barca with a scrappy goal in the 3rd-minute before Layvin Kurzawa put the ball into the back of […]

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la liga matchday 26 roundup

La Liga Matchday 26 Roundup: Barcelona Remain in Pole Position

​Barcelona moved into pole position once again after being temporarily unseated by Real Madrid as Los Blancos had an early kick-off.Barcelona continued their superb form ahead of their midweek clash with PSG as they grabbed a 5-0 victory over La Liga high-flyers, Celta Vigo.News of Luis Enrique’s imminent exit seems to have spurred Barcelona on […]

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Premier league Matchday 27 Roundup

Premier League Matchday 27 Roundup: Chelsea Keep 10 Points Gap At Top

Wenger’s decision to drop Alexis Sanchez from the starting lineup against Liverpool ultimately proved to be a wrong one as Arsenal lost 3-1.Liverpool went ahead early in the tie after a long goal kick from Simon Mingolet ended up in Arsenal’s attacking third before being picked up by a Liverpool player who kicked off a […]

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bundesliga matchday 23 roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 23 Roundup: Bayern Munich Extend League Gap

Bayern Munich managed to steer seven points clear of closest rivals Leipzig after securing a solid 3-0 victory away at Cologne.Bayern Munich have hit a rich vein of form as of late, even putting eight goals past a leaky Hamburg defence in the previous week.Cologne couldn’t put up much of a fight as Bayern Munich […]

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Serie A matchday 27 roundup

Serie A Matchday 27 RoundUp: Roma Slip Up in Title Race

It was a battle of Rome and Naples as Roma welcomed Napoli to the Stadio Olimpico for what was sure to be a heated clash due to its significance at the top of the table.The tie lived up to its billing as it produced three goals in a relatively even and scintillating game of football.Dries […]

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Serie A Matchday 26 roundup

Serie A Matchday 26 Roundup: Napoli Suffer Shocking Defeat

Napoli suffered a defeat at home to Atalanta in what was undoubtedly the most shocking result of the weekend’s Serie A fixtures.Mattia Caldara opened the scoring for Atalanta in the 28th-minute, before finding the back of the net again in the 70th-minute.Napoli had 64% of the possession and registered 9 shots on target, (4 more […]

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premier league matchday 26 roundup

Premier League Matchday 26 Roundup: Chelsea Maintain 10 Point Gap

Chelsea maintained their ten-point gap at the top of the table during the weekend following their 3-1 win over Swansea City. Chelsea were expected to secure a relatively easy home win over the Swans seeing as the game took place at Stamford Bridge.Despite winning 3-1, it’s fair to say that Swansea gave the Blues a […]

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bundesliga matchday 22 roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 22 Roundup: Eight of the Best for Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich had a spectacular weekend as they utterly trashed Hamburg at the Allianz Arena on Saturday.The Bavarian giants put eight goals past a torrid Hamburg defence courtesy of the club’s key players including Robert Lewandowski.Arturo Vidal opened the scoring in the 17th-minute before Lewandowski went on to score a sublime hat-trick. David Alaba added […]

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la liga matchday 24 roundup

La Liga Matchday 24 Roundup: Real Madrid Pull Through

Real Madrid were nearly unseated by Barcelona during the weekend following Barca’s 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid.Madrid, though, reclaimed top spot after a hard-fought win over Villarreal. Manu Trigueros and Cedric Bakambu put Villarreal in front before the hour mark which certainly left Real Madrid’s players and supporters alike in disbelief.It seemed to be the […]

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Champions League Midweek Roundup

Champions League Midweek Roundup: Manchester City get the Better of Monaco

Tuesday Night’s fixtures saw Bayer Leverkusen square off against Atletico Madrid in a six-goal thriller. Manchester City also played host to Monaco at the Etihad in what turned out to be one of the most exhilarating Champions League knockout ties of all time.Atletico Madrid travelled to the Bay Arena certainly with the expectation that they’d […]

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