Tuesday, September 13, 2011

UEFA Champions League Season 2011/2012 Matchday I Match Review: Barcelona vs AC Milan

In the UEFA Champions League Season 2011/2102 matchday I, Barcelona have lost three points as a result of a draw against AC Milan, whi is created a goal in the last minute. Against Milan at the Nou Camp in UEFA Champions League season 2011/2012 matchday I, Barcelona had quickly left behind Alexandre Pato scored when the game runs only 24 seconds.

Barcelona then able to rise thereafter and the Milan defense shut-out. Their efforts fruitful results when Pedro Rodriguez scored the equalizing position in 36 minutes.

UEFA Champions League Season 2011/2012 Matchday I Match Preview: Benfica vs Manchester United

The runner up of UEFA Champions League runner-up season 2010/2011 , Manchester United, will travel to Benfica in the UEFA Champions League season 2011/2012 matchday I, in the middle of the week.

In the match in the UEFA Champions League 2011/2012 Matchday I, Manchester United will look a little different. In this game, Manchester United will rely on senior players.

Before the game in UEFA Champions League season 2011/2102, 'Red Devils' appears in the English Premier League kicked off with rows of young players. However, competition among Europe's elite club rated as different terrains.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Uefa Champions League 2011/2012 Matchday I Match Preview: City vs Napoli

Napoli will start the action in the UEFA Champions League  season 2011/2012 with a tough test when they visited Manchester City. City is great, but Naples was no less formidable.

Manchester City’s appear so aggressive in  the transfer market lately, including in the summer. The direct impact, The Citizens already showing remarkable in the English Premier League so far.

Now the City prepares to undergo to the UEFA Champions League season 2011/2012, with the first game acted at home with guests  of Italy, Napoli. Judging by the performance of the host, Napoli obviously must be vigilant, though not to be inferior because they do not lose the class.

Barcelona vs Milan: Uefa Champions League 2011/2012 Matchday I Match Preview

Milan will travel to Camp Nou to facing the defending champion Barcelona on UEFA Champions League 2011/2012 Matchday I in Group H .Obviously this is not an easy game for Milan because Barcelona is currently touted as the team with the best games. Especially at home, it definitely very hard to beat Barca.

With a squad that was virtually unchanged from last season and the arrival of Francesc Fabregas and Alexis Sanchez, Los Cules predicted to be the strongest candidate in UEFA Champions League 2011/2102.  But some of Milan's players in this game brings optimism.

According to Gattuso, Milan was able to beat Barcelon at the Nou Camp, also in the same competition, UEFA Champions League. "I still remember when Milan beat Barcelona 2-0 at Camp Nou in 2000," he said.

Uefa Champions League 2011/2012 Matchday I Match Preview

UEFA Champions League 2011/2012, a club competition which is touted as the best in the world, was about to begin the first match, also called matchday I. Throughout the middle of this week's, 32 clubs will begin the struggle towards Munich to win the status as the 'King of Europe'. As a defending champions of UEFA Champions League in 2010/2011, Barcelona still on top seeded. Betting odds in Europe then put Real Madrid and Manchester United as a club that is considered to be a champion behind the defending champion. 

UEFA Champions League edition-20 also raises some new entrants. Manchester City and Napoli is the most calculated and would arising some difficulties for the candidates champion. 

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Bundesliga Match Reviews, September 10-11, 2011

German Bundesliga  Season 2011/2012 continuing the campaign in their 5th matchday. 

Wolfsburg managed to fix the position after a 2-1 win over Schalke. In the match,Schalke had the lead first before finally losing. In German Bundesliga Season 2011/2012 against Schalke at the Volkswagen Arena,Wolfsburg left earlier after the first goal by Raul Gonzales in 12 minute. Wolfsburg goal of equalizing created in the 33rd minute through Mario Mandzukic. Score 1-1 lasted until halftime. Eight minutes before the end of the game, the host eventually ensured their victory by Mandzukic through his second goal in the match. 

These results make Wolfsburg climbed to 13th position in German Bundesliga standings with six points from five matches results. Meanwhile, Schalke failed to follow Werder Bremen and Bayern Munich at the top of the standings and had to settle for sixth position with a flinch at nine points. 

Italian Serie A Match Reviews, September 10-11, 2011

Italian Serie A starting their campaign last weekend. Eight match resulting different one another. Some big team achieving minor result, including duo Milan team, AC Milan and Inter Milan. While Juventus had a good start, showing their competitor that their transfer result are working well so far. Another minor result came from AS Roma, bringing Luis Enrique to give a ‘tiki-taka’ touch to AS Roma, they starting their campaign with a defeat.

Starting from Renzo Barbera stadium, seven goal drama happen in Italian Serie A first match when Palermo facing las year runner up Inter Milan. The end result is Rosanero cope with a thin score 4-3. The game between the two teams is exciting and interesting since the first half. Diego Milito’s goal in minute 33rd took Inter ahead 1-0. In the second half Fabrizio Miccoli scored the equalizing position before Milito took the visitors ahead from penalty spot. Miccoli’s second goal and a goal from Mauricio Pinilla bring back Palermo ahead 4-2 before scaled by Diego Forlan scored in his Italian Serie A debut. 

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Spain La Liga Match Reviews, September 10-11, 2011

Spain La Liga matchday #2 has completed some of its game. As predicted, the competition so far belong to the two teams, Real Madrid and Barcelona, according to previous match result, Real Madrid who slaughtering Real Zaragoza 6-0 with Cristiano Ronaldo scored hattrick, and Barcelona defeating Villareal 5-0. Although Valencia also booking a dramatical win against Racing Santander, 4-3, with one another scoring alternately.
Real Madrid continuing their winning campaign in Spain La Liga season 2011/2012. Playing home in Santiago Bernabeu, Facing another team of Madrid, Getafe, Jose Mourinho's boys giving Santiago Bernabeu public satisfaction with the score 4-2. Karim Benzema twice listed his name on the scoreboard, while Cristiano Ronaldo and substitute Gonzalo Higuain added one each. Two goals replies Getafe made Nicolas Ladislao Fedor "Miku".

English Premier League, September 10, 2011, Match Reviews

English Premier League has completed seven of its game in matchday #3. Manchester duo, City and United win in a big margin, Chelsea experiencing difficulties when they are away to Sunderland, while Liverpool unexpectedly defeated by Stoke City.

In Etihad stadium, Manchester City continuing their perfect in his first four matches in the English Premier League this season. Although his goal was relatively high in productivity, but their ability is still considered to be increasing. In this match Mancini for the first time to play Carlos Tevez as a starter, replacingtop scorer Edin Dzeko, to duet with Aguero. In this game, Aguero score hattrick and chosen as a man of the match, while Tevez’s penalty is dismissed by Ali Al Habsi, Wigan’s goal keeper. David Silva, Yaya Toure, and Samir Nasri playing a great game, but Dzeko, Barry, Kolo Toure, who had just finished his suspension from English Premier League authority after fail in dopping test, are staying in the bench.

Friday, September 9, 2011

English Premier League Match Preview #3, September 10-11, 2011

There are another interesting match in English Premier League, battling for the big four which is now contested by 6 team.
Sunderland vs Chelsea
Chelsea are still unconvincing so far, but we shouldn’t get them out of battle for winning the league at the end of competition. Draw with Stoke City 0-0 in the first English Premier League match, the Blues have to struggled to conquer the West Bromwich Albion 2-1 , and promotions team Norwich City with a score of 3-1. Chelsea then, now standing in fourth position.
their Portuguese manager was promised if Chelsea will immediately improvetheir performance to pursue both his rival in the standings as he praised theManchester United and City.

English Premier League Match Preview #2, September 10-11, 2011

The next match preview is Manchester City game.
Syeikh Mansour’s club, Manchester City. Standing in second position behind their rivals, Manchester City showing us of how money transforming them into a serious title competitor.
Coming to the English Premier League game against Wigan, their new player, Samir Nasri back from dutywith the French team in Euro 2012 qualifying with an injury to his pinkie finger.
But since the position Nasri was not a keeper, then Mancini was confirmed if the 24-year player is ready to play when Manchester City face Wigan at Etihad Stadium.

English Premier League Match Preview #1, September 10-11, 2011

After international match last weekend, English premier league is playing again this week. With duo Manchester are leading the standing, traditional competitor such as Chelsea and Liverpoll chasing behind, this is the match preview for this week’s matchday for English premier league.

Let’s get started with Manchester United. Last year English Premier Legue champion is away to reebok stadium to facing Bolton Wanderers. Wellbeck, Ferdinand, and Vidic seems still not ready for the game. Therefore, Chicharito is about to be the starting eleven, as a goal getter, with Rooney behind him.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

English Premier Transfer: Summer Result

Summer transfer window for English premiere league club has been closed. With some surprising movement, and some other a bit dubious decision. This is the recap of some biggest transfer, not only from the money involved, but mainly from their expected influence and contribution for their new club.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Champions League 2011/2012 Drawing Result

UEFA Champions League drawing had been held last night. As usual, there wil always be “hell” group, as well as relatively easy group. The drawing result is also lead to reunion between players and his former clubs. Here’s the review.

The defending champions Barcelona will met seven times Champions League tophy holder, AC Milan. Barcelona is also trying to breaking Milan’s record, being the last team to hold back to back champions. Their competing in Group H, along with them, two “new comers”, BATE Borisov and Viktoria Plzen. To be frankly, this group is likely belong to Barcelona and AC Milan, with BATE and Plzen are competing for Europa League ticket.

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

champions league play off 2nd leg match review

The UEFA Champions League play-off had finished. Several names are happy, while the other perhaps feel bitter with the result.

Arsenal coming from behind to beat Udinese at the Stadio Friuli. Both sides started at a high tempo, the stifling heat was having little effect on the pace of proceedings. Antonio Di Natale's 39th-minute header cancelled out the Udinese’s deficit from the 1st leg result, but goals after the break from Robin van Persie and Theo Walcott sending Udinese to Europa League, while they are going to group phase of UEFA Champions League Season 2011/2012.

Transfer Gossips and Rumors: Eto'o is Going To Join Anzhi Makachkala

The transfer process of Samuel Eto'o from Inter Milan to Anzhi continues. This is the hottest transfer rumors this week, after Fabregas issue had been resolved and Scheneider issue is still uncertain.

Anzhi is reported to have breached an agreement with Inter to buy Eto'o worth 27 million euros. Beside the amount they would accept, another advantage for Inter is, they can save on payroll costs of Eto'o up to 72 million euros, as budgeted if the players continue with them until his contract finished in 2014.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

uefa champions league qualification match preview, 2nd leg game

Last night, the traditional name like Bayern Munich and Villareal are going to the group phase of UEFA Champions League. Along with them, Genk of Belgium, and APOEL of Siprus are also going to the next phase. Another team is Dinamo Zagreb of Croatia, who is ending their twelve years of waiting.

Tonight, another ten teams are battling for the ticket remains. Some traditional teams, like Arsenal, Lyon, and Benfica are still in unsettled position. Let’s talk about their chance to go to group phase of UEFA Champions League season 2011/2012.

Serie A Season 2011/2012 Review

This weekend, the Italian League Serie A Season 2011/2012 will soon be rolling again. The question remain the same, who would win the scudetto? Apparently will not be far away from the war two clubs from the city of Milan, AC Milan and Inter Milan.

Last season, AC Milan finally ending their eight years without Serie A title after finishing in first place with 82 points, six points more than the runner up, Inter Milan, which during the previous five seasons always win the Scudetto.

How about with this season? Here's the Italian Serie A Review for next season.

manchester united vs tottenham, late match review, Aug 23, 2011

It's another big game Monday night when Manchester United play home to Spurs. Manchester United won 3-0.

Manchester United and Tottenham playing at Old Trafford on Tuesday (08/23/2011) , the 'Red Devils' scoring their entire tally in the second half of game. Danny Welbeck opening victory with glorious header, receiving Cleverley’s cross on 61 minutes. On '76 minutes, after tick-tack passing with Welbeck, Anderson make MU lead 2-0. Finally, Wayne Rooney closing his team a victory party on 87 minutes with his header.

Monday, August 22, 2011

manchester united vs tottenham hotspurs preview aug 23, 2011 at the old trafford

With the game ahead against Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United had to lose some senior players, especially at the back.

Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, and Rafael certainly absent. Michael Owen and Javier Hernandez could not sharpen the front-line Red Devils. Manchester United seems to give an opportunity for their young player to shown their capability.

Friday, August 19, 2011

falcao's transfer gossips and rumours

Atletico Madrid FC Porto has agreed with the asking price related to their striker, Radamel Falcao. The statement was published in Atletico's official website that they had agreed about the value of Colombia's international transfer of players with Porto. This confirmation then dismisses other Falcao's transfer rumours.

In his first year debut in Europe in 2009/2010 season, Falcao finish the season with a career-high 34 goals in all competitions. The next year, he scored 38 goals in all competitions.

Big Match Preview: Arsenal vs Liverpool at the Emirates 19 Aug 2011

Arsenal welcoming Liverpool to the Emirates tonight for the matchday number 2 in 2011-12 Premier League season. Both sides have just gathered 1 point so far, after their draws last weekend. Arsenal's vs Newcastle was ended goaless, while Liverpool's against Sunderland was ended 1-1.

With Jack Wilshere is injured, Abou Diaby is still out, Johan Djourou still not recovered from his hamstring injury, and several other names. Obviously, Wenger will rest them in this match. Besides that, Alex Song and Gervinho are out for suspended, following the incident on the game against Newcastle last week.

spanish la liga dan lega calcio serie a schedule delayed

The first week of the Spanish La Liga, which is scheduled to roll this weekend, seems to fail accomplished. The reason is because the players would threaten strike if their demands are related compete financially unfulfilled.

A number of steps already taken to prevent such threats materialize. However the talks are conducted on Wednesday (08/17/2011) yesterday between the parties concerned did not produce a solution.

tevez's transfer gossips and rumours

Carlos Tevez is become one hot commodity that much talked about in the transfer market this summer. Tevez reportedly began to not feel at home in Manchester, the city where he lives today. It is more personal than technical issues in the field.

Some of the clubs reportedly interested in using the services of Tevez. Tevez's transfer rumours that  several bidders is interested to him. And Corinthians seems the be the most serious to hook Tevez.

nasri's transfer gossips and rumours

Samir Nasri's desire to leave Arsenal becoming closer to reality. Arsenal and Manchester City began to end the negotiations. Rumored, The Citizens will pay Arsenal £ 25 million to transfers Nasri.

Nasri joined the Gunners from French club, Olympique Marseille in 2008. Before playing for Arsenal, Nasri played 121 times and scored 11 goals for Marseille in 2004 to 2008. In the period 2008 to 2011, Nasri has played in 85 matches for Arsenal and scored 18 goals

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Spanish super cup 2011

Given the results of the previous leg, Real Madrid was well aware that they needed to score first. This makes Real Madrid started the match with attacking initiative.

Confidence with superior speed of his midfielder and striker , Jose Mourinho try to use a through ball strategy to ruin defense of Blaugrana's side. As a result, in the first 10 minutes, Real Madrid have created threats in the area of ​​the opponent's defense, though not a really dangerous one.

While concentrate on attacking, the two Real Madrid central defender give too much space for Barcelona. Passes thorugh Sami Khedira, Messi, give a perfect through ball that split the defense Los Merengues. The ball rolled to the rapids between Carvalho and Pepe, found Iniesta. With a little touch, Iniesta successfully passed Saint Iker, 1-0 to Barcelona.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Real Madrid vs Barcelona 2011

This season edition of El Clasico entered the second game. As we know, the first game of running hot and tight, as usual. Somewhat different from the first edition of El Clasico 2011-2012 is the difference in the appearance of Real Madrid's performance this time.

Compared to last season, Real Madrid are now able to play aggressive and offensive game as a counterbalance of the tiki-taka style of Barcelona. In the last season, when they are playing offensive, Real Madrid beaten heavily by Barcelona. When they are able to equilibrate Barcelona's game, Real Madrid tend to apply the strategy of negative football, as a successfully applied when Inter Milan overthrew Barcelona in the Champions League semi-final of 2010.

In the first game, in the absence of Xavi, Barcelona looked a little bewildered.The battle in midfield to be less balanced. Mesut Oezil, Angel di Maria, until Sami Khedira getting more solid and mature, Real Madrid successfully mastered the game in the first leg then.

Real Madrid vs Barcelona 2010

Before watching who won the Spanish Super Cup 2010, let us look briefly into the feud between the two candidates, who are also sworn enemies, in last season.

If we remember, four editions of El Clasico previous seasons can be said, equal. Barcelona with two victories, while Real Madrid get a victory.While one other match ended in a draw. In terms of the number of trophies,Barcelona should be patted his chest, the European Champions League trophy and the La Liga successfully embraced Pep Guardiola's side. While Real Madrid get a Copa Del Rey or King trophy.

However, fundamental differences of the game from last season's edition of El Clasico is lies on the Real Madrid performance. Let's see. In the first match, Jose Mourinho was still puffed up with his squad's enchanting performance throughout the season, up to the match. This gives a good self-confidence for the team Real Madrid. With an offensive style of play, with aggressiveness and creativity supported by the midfield, Real Madrid challenge the defending champion of La Liga at the Santiago Bernabeu with the game open. As the result? As we know, Real Madrid humiliated by Barcelona. The score 0-5 was a valuable lesson for Real Madrid, and Real Madrid will be well aware with whom they are dealing.