Basel 2-1 Manchester United: United into the Europa League

December 8, 2011
Basel 2-1 Manchester United: United into the Europa League

Manchester United are out of the Champions League after a 2-1 defeat away in Switzerland. Read more »

Chelsea 3-0 Valencia: Chelsea drop deep and progress to the second round

December 6, 2011
Chelsea 3-0 Valencia: Chelsea drop deep and progress to the second round

Chelsea are into the knockout stages after a surprisingly comfortable win over Valencia. Read more »

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 »