Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

England women beaten in Euro Final 1

England women beaten in Euro Final

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England’s hopes of Euro 2009 glory were shattered by ruthless Germany despite a battling effort in a compelling final. Goals from Karen Carney and Kelly Smith twice kept England in contention in Helsinki but the world champions were ultimately far too strong as they secured a fifth successive continental title with a 6-2 victory. Prolific […]

UCL Group Stage Report: Champions Barca draw Inter 0

UCL Group Stage Report: Champions Barca draw Inter

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Kevin Coleman gives his view on this season’s Champions League Group Stage draw as champions Barcelona meet Internazionale, runners-up Manchester Utd draw Wolfsburg and Real Madrid clash with AC Milan. Group A: Bayern Munchen (GER), Juventus (ITA), Bordeaux (FRA), Maccabi Haifa (ISR) German giants Bayern Munchen meet Italian side Juventus in the opening group of […]

Arsenal outclass Celtic in Emirates encounter 0

Arsenal outclass Celtic in Emirates encounter

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Celtic will have to look forward to playing in the Europa League this year as Arsenal knocked them out with a comprehensive 3-1 victory at the Emirates stadium, to give the Londoners a 5-1 aggregate victory. Nearly 60,000 fans turned out to see what was always going to be an uphill struggle for Celtic after […]

Arsenal take 2-0 lead at Celtic Park 0

Arsenal take 2-0 lead at Celtic Park

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Celtic 0-2 Arsenal You’d have to wonder what it felt like for Cesc Fabregas being the first in his Arsenal team to walk out onto Parkhead. There are only a handful of stadia worldwide that could be said to generate the same atmosphere when full of fans. Much of the pre-game chatter from pundits centred […]

Five great transfers in Europe 13

Five great transfers in Europe

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Real Madrid have dominated the transfer market this summer, but who else have been making changes around Europe? Here are five great summer transfers from around the continent. Diego Werder Bremen to Juventus (€24.5m) The Brazilian dynamo is undoubtedly one of the biggest talents in the world, and earned himself a big money move to […]

Celtic through against Dinamo 0

Celtic through against Dinamo

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Dinamo Moscow 0-2 Celtic (1-2 agg) Celtic ended their away game jinx in Europe by surpassing Dinamo Moscow to win a place in the next Play-Off round. Scott MacDonald and Georgios Samaras both netted to overcome the 1-0 defecit from the first leg in Glasgow. The Bhoys had failed to win in their previous 22 […]