Champions League Round of 16 Set

Champions League last-16 draw via Getty

Via The Guardian – Manchester United have been drawn against Real Madrid in the stand-out tie of the Champions League last 16. Cristiano Ronaldo will return to Old Trafford for the first time since his 2009 move to Madrid in a meeting that also pits Sir Alex Ferguson against José Mourinho. Britain’s two other representatives, […]

Champions League Final Viewing at Farmer’s Gastropub Downtown Saturday

Bayern Munich Celebrate League Title, 2010

The big game is Saturday afternoon on Fox, meaning there’s no baseball Start time is 1:30 pm and I’ll be getting some lunch and enjoying the game at Farmer’s Gastropub for anyone interested in joining me. Here are a couple of stories previewing the game, including US Today who talked to Munich’s star, Arjen Robben. […]

Because I Hate ManU and Chelsea

arjen robben

Defender Martín Demichelis put FC Bayern München’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final triumph over Manchester United FC down to the “spectacular” duo of Franck Ribéry and Arjen Robben. Robben added to his collection of eye-catching goals for treble-chasing Bayern with their decisive second at Old Trafford, meeting Ribéry’s corner with a superb volley that swept the […]

Cesc Fabregas, Dimitar Berbatov and Wayne Rooney

Cesc Fabregas, Arsenal

Have you been enjoying the Champions League quarterfinals? Some amazing games the past two days with Bayern Munich (my first team, having been born in that fine city) coming back against Manchester United and Cesc Fabregas leading Arsenal to a tie in their game Wednesday against Barcelona. Oh, and did you hear Wayne Rooney is […]