Things haven’t started too well for Borussia Dortmund against Juventus tonight but the pre-match display in the stands was superb.
Former Manchester United team mates Wayne Rooney and Phil Bardsley got it on in a kitchen, and there was only one winner. Now at Stoke City, Bardsley proved that he’s no slouch with the boxing gloves as he laid Rooney out on the floor with a perfect shot. “Boys will be boys” as they say.
As Barcelona claimed a 2-1 victory over Manchester City in the first leg of their last 16 tie, Jordi Alba’s attempt to win a penalty didn’t go unnoticed.
Chelsea slipped up at home to Burnley today, and Jose Mourinho was far from pleased with referee Martin Atkinson.
After West Ham United and Manchester United played out a 1-1 draw at the weekend, Sam Allardyce spoke out about Louis van Gaal’s long ball tactics.
While it will be strange to see Steven Gerrard in a different colour shirt later this year, he will at least have a familiar number on his back.
Arsenal went 1-0 up on Aston Villa when Mesut Ozil played in Olivier Giroud with a sublime back heel flick.
Iran exited the Asian Cup yesterday in controversial circumstances, with the performance of referee Ben Williams infuriating a nation.
The Asian Cup was at its captivating best today with both quarter finals decided by penalty shootout.
ESPN pundit Craig Burley was true to his word when he lost a bet on the instant impact of Fernando Torres at Atletico Madrid.