Posts Tagged ‘Robben’

Back Page Tips: Play-Offs and Europe 2

Back Page Tips: Play-Offs and Europe


This weekend sees two of the richest games of the football calendar. The Champions League final and the Championship Playoff final are both personal highlights of mine and this weekend i’ve picked out the best possible value if you’re thinking of having a cheeky flutter on one or both of these massive games. Inter Milian […]

Bundesliga Round 34 0

Bundesliga Round 34


The winners took it all. The losers, standing small. Sentiment courtesy of Abba: season-long entertainment courtesy of Schweinsteiger, Kroos, Özil, Farfán, Zidan, Bobadilla, Grafite, Pouplin & co.! Bochum 0 – 3 Hannover Where else could I start this Round-wrap? Simply put, both needed 3 points to stay in the division. They’d looked certain to retain their […]

Bundesliga Round 31 0

Bundesliga Round 31


The continent’s most engaging league lived up to its reputation this weekend. Goals that range from the ridiculous to the sublime continue to fly in past some of the world’s best net-tenders – there’ve only been 3 stalemates in the last 65 matches, the latter 9 giving us 32 strikes. Compound that with soap opera-esque […]

Bundesliga Round 30 0

Bundesliga Round 30


Bayer 04 Leverkusen 1- 1 Bayern Munich A very tactical game was played out on Saturday teatime between the winter champions, and the now-nigh-on-certain champions. Bayern held their full-backs deep, and Rib-Rob sought to get & go from more uncustomary defensive areas of the channels. Olic peeled everywhere, and dragged men to enable space for […]

Bundesliga Round 26 1

Bundesliga Round 26


A menu for the curry-house I visited two nights back. A packet of chewing gum. Two £1 coins, and a 10p piece. Those items are the contents of my trouser-pockets. Far more interestingly, SC Freiburg‘s former Northwich Victoria, Halifax Town and Chesterfield left-back Felix Bastians had Arjen Robben in his pocket on Saturday. FC Bayern […]