Back Page Football’s UEFA Champions League correspondent Ger McCarthy looks back at the another week of last-sixteen first leg fixtures and makes some bold predictions about how each of the return games will go as we reach the business end of the competition.
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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.
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.
Nick Roberts reviews the past week of La Liga action.
In the latest One 2 Watch, Ben Pinkney features Brazilian and Sao Paolo talent Lucas Moura
It was a case of anything you can do I can do better as Real Madrid retained their five point lead over Barcelona, as both teams won 4-1.
Another El Clasico, another Barcelona victory and another controversial moment involving Lionel Messi. Just your average Wednesday night showdown then between two of football’s bitterest rivals writes Ger McCarthy.
Tom Pyman looks the 2011/12 incarnation of Real Madrid and wonders whether they can finally knock Barcelona off their perch at the summit of La Liga.
Our resident La Liga expert Joseph Sexton looks forward to the weekend’s big game in Spain as El Clásico takes centre stage.
Both Manchester clubs made their exit from the Champions League last night and Ger McCarthy has all the details of their games amongst others.