AS Roma 4 vs. 2 Liverpool SF L2 Review

That was close. Liverpool fans must be highly prone to heart attacks. In what was a highly entertaining game Liverpool came out on top albeit narrowly to reach the Champions League Final against Real Madrid.  Having fielded strong lineups, both teams looked to attack each other. Roma were dominant in the opening minutes and for large parts of the game but it never looked like … Continue reading AS Roma 4 vs. 2 Liverpool SF L2 Review

Real Madrid 2 vs. 2 Bayern Munich SF L2 Review

Real Madrid are through to the final but only just. Football is cruel depending on what side of the fixture you are on. Bayern again dominated the game in Madrid as Kimmich gave Bayern the lead in the 2nd minute. Real Madrid responded with a goal by Benzema in the 10th minute. Bayern continued to dominate until the half time whistle as Real players were … Continue reading Real Madrid 2 vs. 2 Bayern Munich SF L2 Review

Champions League SF 2nd Leg Part 2 Preview

Can Roma do it again? AS Roma vs. Liverpool (2-5) The first leg between these two teams last week captured Liverpool’s style of play in entirety, great going forward but a mediocre defence. Were it not for the final few minutes Liverpool would be going into this game with a 5-0 lead and basically both feet in the final. Although this was not the case and Roma managed … Continue reading Champions League SF 2nd Leg Part 2 Preview

Champions League SF 2nd Leg Part 1 Preview

Battle in Madrid! Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich (2-1) Real and Bayern rested several players at the weekend an won their league games at home to go with it. The first leg was dominated by Bayern but they failed to convert their chances, and Madrid were clinical in getting the two goals but had to defend for large parts of the games.  With both players rested Bayern will have to … Continue reading Champions League SF 2nd Leg Part 1 Preview

Bayern Munich 1 vs. 2 Real Madrid SF L1 Review

After what was a scintillating Tuesday, Wednesday was a cagier affair. Madrid and Bayern both fielded strong lineups though Madrid chose to keep Benzema and Bale on the bench while Bayern started with Lewandowski, Robben, and Ribery. Bayern dominated the whole game and had 17 shots at the Real goal. Kimmich gave Bayern the lead in the 27th minute and the Bavarians continued the onslaught. … Continue reading Bayern Munich 1 vs. 2 Real Madrid SF L1 Review

Liverpool 5 vs. 2 AS Roma SF L1 Review

What an amazing game! The teams were fairly straight forward as Liverpool had the same starting XI as the game at the Etihad, while AS Roma brought in Under in place of Schick. The first twenty minutes of the game were fairly balanced as both teams were attacking each other, Roma actually looked the more dangerous of the two. Liverpool began to grow into the … Continue reading Liverpool 5 vs. 2 AS Roma SF L1 Review

Champions League SF Preview Part 2

Battle in Munich! Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid What a semi-final this is going to be. Bayern Munich have some what slopped under the radar in this season’s competition. The German side have conducted their business in expert fashion without attracting any over the top attention. Madrid on the other hand have had to beat PSG and Juventus to reach this stage of the competition and now play the … Continue reading Champions League SF Preview Part 2