FC Copenhagen have been the dominant force in Danish football for a long time, and Harry Bronsdon looks at their prospects for the knockout stages of this season’s Champions League.
Archive for December, 2010
In his first article for BackPageFootball.com, Terence Ong fills us in on the latest from the ASEAN Football Championships.
It is Christmas Eve, and to celebrate the coming of the festive season we have a special rendition of “‘Twas the night before Christmas” for you to enjoy, taking the classic Christmas carol and giving it a Twitter, journalistic and Barcelona inspired shake-up!
It’s been an epic year in Spanish football. Here, Joseph Sexton takes a look back at the opening phase of the season and a frenzied week of Copa del Rey action; and, of course, the final league program ahead of the winter shut-down.
Barry McEvoy believes solutions should be devised to limit the impact the weather has on football fixtures in England, but doesn’t think a three-week winter break is beneficial to English football – as its European counterparts enjoy the first week of a three week mid-season break.
No collection of football highlights would be complete without the inclusion of Matt Le Tissier, and Moments of Magic remembers one of his many special goals.
The pausa invernale is upon the Italian Serie A, and the first half of the season has exceeded all expectations. Richard Chambers reviews the first half of the season, and hands out some select mid-season awards.
Three weeks on from his knee reconstruction, BackPageFootball editor Neil Sherwin has an update on his recovery.
Brisbane Roar continue to light up the Hyundai A-League and are now way ahead of the chasing pack, while Perth Glory’s latest defeat has them rooted to the foot of the table.