The Wave shows Bayern pushing for the winning goal which eventually came in the dying moments of the match. City’s efforts seemed to be over after halftime.
FOOTBALL – The Europa League kicks off on Thursday, 18 September and at this stage there is less chance of an eventual Europa League winner coming from one of the 48 teams starting the competition than there is from one of the 32 teams currently competing in the Champions League.
The Wave shows a dominant first half by Borussia Dortmund. This continued at the beginning of the second half. Arsenal barely showed something, except for the last few minutes of the match. Just before that, Borussia Dortmund enjoyed a strong spell.
FOOTBALL – The Madrid derby took all of the attention at the weekend with two of the top four Euro Club Index teams playing against one another but it is the other La Liga giants, FC Barcelona, who took advantage of the result in that match and returned to top spot in the ranking of Europe’s top flight clubs.
FOOTBALL – The Champions League kicks off this week and the big three Spanish clubs in Euro Club Index terms are all but certain of making the second round of the competition. The fourth Spanish team, Athletic Bilbao, have profited more than most from the draw which has increased their chances of joining the other La Liga clubs in the last 16.
FOOTBALL – On Tuesday, 16 September the 2014/15 Champions League season will kick off and two major records are about to be broken. Raúl is still leader in most appearances and has scored the most goals in the main tournament. See the infographic below to find out more. You can click on the infographic for a bigger version. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Wayne Rooney equalled Thierry Henry’s record of 175 Premier League goals, as he scored one goal in Manchester United’s 4-0 home win over Queens Park Rangers on Sunday.