Borussia Mönchengladbach 1-1 Borussia Dortmund: compact sides and balls over the top

December 4, 2011
Borussia Mönchengladbach 1-1 Borussia Dortmund: compact sides and balls over the top

2nd v 1st going into the game, but this draw allowed Bayern Munich to return to the top. Read more »

Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea: Blues take their chances

December 3, 2011
Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea: Blues take their chances

The scoreline makes it look convincing, but Chelsea had to work extremely hard to get the three points. Read more »

An advantage to be in Group A or B for Euro 2012 – especially when it comes to the semis

December 2, 2011
An advantage to be in Group A or B for Euro 2012 – especially when it comes to the semis

It remains to be seen how the process of today’s Euro 2012 draw will be structured, although we can assume it will be convoluted and drawn-out – certainly with long speeches and explanations, and possibly cultural dances from the two host countries. Read more »

Conte’s Juventus storm back from 2-0 down to draw 3-3 at Napoli

November 30, 2011
Conte’s Juventus storm back from 2-0 down to draw 3-3 at Napoli

One of the good things about a very tactical match is that the coaches are pressed for the reasons they made particular decisions at the post-match press conference. Read more »

Marseille 3-0 PSG: Marseille prosper down the right

November 29, 2011
Marseille 3-0 PSG: Marseille prosper down the right

PSG lost the joint lead of Ligue 1 after a heavy defeat in Le Classique. Read more »