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Champions League semi-final draw: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Today’s lunchtime draw for the Champions League semi-finals has paired Barça with four-times European Champions and recently-crowned 2012/13 Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. The first leg will be played at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday 23 April with the return game … Continue reading

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Remembering Wembley 1992 (twenty years ago today)

I can’t say that watching Chelsea lift the Champions League trophy last night filled me with much joy. How can a team that create so little end up winning? It is curious that in the last four years the attractive … Continue reading

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Uefa Champions League Final Preview: F.C. Barcelona vs Manchester United

As you will all know Barça are already in London in preparation for Saturday’s Champions League Final with Manchester United at Wembley. With another volcanic dustcloud  threatening flights in Europe the decision to travel early was taken to make sure … Continue reading

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