Posts Tagged ‘franck ribery’

Champions League - Wednesday Preview 0

Champions League – Wednesday Preview


Ger McCarthy is back with another Champions League preview looking ahead to Wednesday night’s round of sixteen fixtures between FC Basel and Bayern Munich as well as the glamour tie pitting Ligue 1 side Olympique Marseille up against Serie A’s Inter Milan.

Set pieces key for Ireland 0

Set pieces key for Ireland


Ireland and France do battle over two legs this week and BackPageFootball has some interesting facts to digest thanks to Castrol Performance research. A big factor in this tie could be the ability of the Ireland team to take advantage of set pieces. In the group stages, the Irish netted seven times from dead balls, […]

Injured Ribery to miss playoffs 0

Injured Ribery to miss playoffs


French star Franck Ribery is set to miss his country’s World Cup playoff tie with Ireland next month due to a tendon problem in his knee suffered while playing for Bayern Munich on October 3. Bayern coach Louis Van Gaal said he was unsure as to the extent of the damage but believes that the  […]