Valencia 5-0 Villarreal: spare man at the back, and direct football going forward

April 10, 2011
Valencia 5-0 Villarreal: spare man at the back, and direct football going forward

Third-placed Valencia demolished fourth-placed Villarreal at the Mestalla. Read more »

Udinese 1-2 Roma: quiet first half followed by exciting second, and frantic finish

April 10, 2011
Udinese 1-2 Roma: quiet first half followed by exciting second, and frantic finish

Francesco Totti was the hero again, scoring a chipped penalty and a 94th minute winner. Read more »

Blackpool 1-3 Arsenal: Arsenal continually exploit Blackpool’s high defensive line

April 10, 2011
Blackpool 1-3 Arsenal: Arsenal continually exploit Blackpool’s high defensive line

Arsenal had some nervous moments, but attacked intelligently and were comfortable after their third goal. Read more »

Benfica 4-1 PSV: overlapping full-backs crucial

April 9, 2011
Benfica 4-1 PSV: overlapping full-backs crucial

Benfica will take a commanding lead to Holland next week after a confident performance in Lisbon. Read more »

Barcelona 5-1 Shakhtar Donetsk: Shakhtar incapable of dealing with runners from deep

April 7, 2011
Barcelona 5-1 Shakhtar Donetsk: Shakhtar incapable of dealing with runners from deep

Barcelona became the third side to take a massive lead into the second leg of the European Cup quarter-finals. Read more »

Chelsea 0-1 Manchester United: first half Rooney goal gives United the lead in the tie

April 6, 2011
Chelsea 0-1 Manchester United: first half Rooney goal gives United the lead in the tie

A tight game at Stamford Bridge saw only one goal. Read more »