Ciaran Kelly had high hopes for Chelsea in his season preview, but 2011/2012 has been far from the unqualified success that André Villas-Boas enjoyed at Porto in 2010/2011.
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Back Page Football’s resident Champions League correspondent is back to preview Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League round of sixteen ties between CSKA Moscow vs. Real Madrid and Napoli vs. Chelsea ahead of a busy week in Europe’s premier football competition.
Bin Pinkney tells us about Pichichi, the namesake of the goalscoring trophy.
Statistics aficionado Liam Corbett compares Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s goalscoring performances from the last two seasons. Who comes out on top between the two kings of La Liga?
With Robin van Persie in superb form for Arsenal, Willie Gannon looks at how vital the Dutchman is for Arsene Wenger’s side.
He’s been with some of the biggest clubs in the world, and has been influential everywhere he’s been. Ciaran Kelly discusses the changing career of AC Milan and Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Ciaran Kelly breaks down the England national side and looks ahead to what could be a bright future for ‘them across the water’.
Real Madrid may have come second best to Barcelona once again but Andrew McCarten is impressed with the progess being made under Jose Mourinho.
The title speaks for itself as Eoghan Keegan looks at the financials of the game.
As Barcelona continue to receive worldwide plaudits for their recent achievements, long time rivals Real Madrid must attempt to break the mould.