Gareth Bale might have netted a brace to guide Spurs to victory in the Europa League but it was Samuel Umtiti of opposition side Lyon who had fans salivating last night.
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While a lot of this weekend’s focus will be on Manchester, there is a derby of equal importance taking place in Ligue 1 too.
Andrew Gibney reports on the big midweek game in France.
Alex Richards previews the upcoming season of French top flight football.
Back Page Football’s resident UEFA Champions League correspondent Ger McCarthy reviews the first week of the knockout phase of the 2012 competition and predicts how each of the second legs in the respective ties will go.
The knock-out phase of the 2012 Champions League begins on Valentine’s night with two intriguing fixtures to welcome back Europe’s premier football competition writes BPF’s Ger McCarthy.
Ger McCarthy rounds up Tuesday’s Champions League action as both Manchester clubs enjoyed a difficult night while Real Madrid had no such problems and were impressive again.
Ger McCarthy has a wrap up of all Wednesday’s Champions League games where it was a milestone night for Cristiano Ronaldo.
Ger McCarthy looks ahead to all of Wednesday night’s Champions League action.
Champions League columnist Ger McCarthy previews tonight’s action, as Man City host Villarreal in a crunch Group A encounter and Man Utd go in search of their first win of the campaign.