August 26, 2019

Man United brush aside Schalke 04 to set up dream final

Manchester United brushed aside the challenge of Bundesliga side Schalke 04 with a 4-1 (6-1 aggregate) victory in their Champions League semi-final at Old Trafford. Schalke already two goals behind from their home leg, had to attack to have any hope. Sir Alex Ferguson's side with eight changes … [Read more...]

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho gets UEFA ban

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has been fined by Uefa and banned for two Champions League matches, the second of which is suspended for three years. Real players Xabi Alonso and Sergio Ramos were all found guilty of improper conduct and fined 20,000 euros each. The charges relate to Alonso and … [Read more...]

Aston Villa crash out of Europe as Manchester City march on

Aston Villa have crashed out of the UEFA Europa League in the qualifying stages, going down to Rapid Vienna 2-3 at Villa Park. With Emile Heskey putting Villa ahead 2-1 (3-2 on aggregate) with only 13 minutes left to play it looked like the pain of losing 6-0 to Newcastle in the Premier League … [Read more...]

Champions League draw tough for Tottenham but spare a thought for Auxerre

Champions League newcomers Tottenham Hotspur will face-off against current champions Inter Milan in the group stages of the competition. Fresh from getting a fright from Swiss team Young Boys in qualifying Harry Redknapp's team is going to have to find its best football to overcome the European … [Read more...]