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.
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Arsenal travel to the lion’s den of the San Siro while Benfica face the harsh weather conditions of Zenit St. Petersburg as the UEFA Champions League opening phase continues on Wednesday night writes Back Page Football’s Ger McCarthy.
Ger McCarthy rounds up Tuesday night’s Champions League action as Chelsea put in a strong performance against Valencia to progress to the knockout stages.
Ger McCarthy previews Tuesday night’s Champions League action where Chelsea will be fighting for their lives against Valencia.
Ger McCarty rounds up Tuesday night’s Champions League action as Arsenal and Chelsea both failed to win while Lionel Messi was at it again for Barcelona.
Ger McCarthy looks ahead to Matchday 4 of the Champions League group stage.
On Saturday evening, Zenit St. Petersburg continued their unstoppable march towards the Russian title.
Niall Farrell returns to BPF to talk about the state of the Russian football league, where due to the diminishing lack of funding from wealthy oil merchants teams like FC Moscow are folding regularly. Last Sunday was what would be, in the English media, a Russian version of “Super Sunday”. Four of the biggest Russian […]