Tag Archives: Champions League

Fox Acquires Bruce Arena and Curt Menefee For Champions League Final

Posted on by Christopher Harris

So for the entire 2009-10 season of the Champions League coverage on Fox Soccer Channel, soccer analysts Bobby McMahon and Warren Barton have worked incredibly hard to hone their skills, study the teams and deliver some of the best homegrown … Continue reading

Inter Milan Completes The Italian Job on Barcelona in the Champions League

Posted on by Andy Pineda

The sprinklers rose up from the pitch and sprayed the Inter Milan players and staff.  The Barcelona anthem, “Cant del Barça,” blared through the loudspeakers as the Culés did not know whether to clap off their Blaugrana heroes or vehemently … Continue reading

Open Letter to Jose Mourinho

Posted on by Jesse Chula

Dear Special One, Or, is it Mr. Special? Excuse my error in salutation, if in fact I committed one. I wish to take a fleeting moment to put pen to paper and congratulate you on your recent 0-1 loss to current … Continue reading

Transfer Talk: Liverpool

Posted on by Fletch Spigner

In my previous posts, I discussed Arsenal and Spurs and so now we will turn our attention to the Anfield outfit that has been on a downward spiral this season. Below are my top five transfer/ownership/managerial suggestions for Liverpool heading … Continue reading

La Liga Jornada 32 Review: Athletic Bilbao Disappoints and Disappears Against Valencia

Posted on by Andy Pineda

Sevilla failed to show up against a desperate Real Valladolid side.  Mallorca could only muster a draw against Real Zaragoza at La Romareda.  Athletic Bilbao knew that a win against Valencia on Thursday would ascend them to within one point … Continue reading

Warren Barton, Bobby McMahon Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Posted on by Richard Farley

Fox Soccer Channel broadcasts Champions League in the United States. Their presentation’s main studio analysts, Warren Barton and Bobby McMahon, joined me on Tuesday to discuss their show; specifically, their preparation, the show’s level of analysis, the choices made in … Continue reading

La Liga Preview and US TV Listings for Jornada 31: Apr. 10 – Apr. 11

Posted on by Andy Pineda

Real Madrid and Barcelona’s matches in La Liga this season have almost had the feeling of high-level training sessions.  A few surprises sprinkled throughout, but the inevitability of the best team in the world and the most expensive team in … Continue reading

Why No Premier League Teams Remaining In Champions League Is Not A Big Deal

Posted on by John Nicholson

In the coming days there will be much wailing and gnashing of teeth about the fact that the Premier League, for the first time in seven years, has no teams in the semi-final of the Champions League. Boo Hoo. Does … Continue reading

Mid-Week Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

Posted on by Richard Farley
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Manchester United has gone crashing out of Champions League, having succumb to the left foot of Arjen Robben. On this episode of the EPL Talk podcast, I am joined by Laurence McKenna for our mid-week review show, talking about United’s … Continue reading

The Agony Of Losing On The Away Goals Rule

Posted on by Christopher Harris

I’ve never been a big fan of the away goals rule because it seems like an odd rule that exists only as a cruel and unusual punishment to knock a losing team out of a cup tournament. But the match … Continue reading

Inter to Face Barca in Champions League

Posted on by Robert

Serie A’s lone representative in the Champions League advanced to the semi-finals with a 2-0 aggregate win over a feisty CSKA Moscow club.  Their reward: facing probably the best team in the world, a Barcelona club that obliterated Arsenal yesterday at … Continue reading

Why the Champions League Trophy Is Out Of Reach For Arsenal

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After the Tuesday night defeat in the Champions League at the hands of Lionel Messi and a sublime performance from Barcelona, Arsenal supporters are at a crossroads and have an important decision to make. Do they want beautiful football or … Continue reading

Bobby McMahon Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Posted on by Richard Farley

During the last round of Champions League action, Fox Soccer Channel’s Bobby McMahon joined me to break down Chelsea’s pivotal match at Stamford Bridge against Internazionale. Today, the analyst was kind enough to join us again to engage in the … Continue reading

What’s The Chances of Two All English European finals?

Posted on by Marshall Norbal

This mid-week is European week, which means Arsenal, Manchester United, Fulham and Liverpool will be playing for semi final spots in The Champions and Europa Leagues.  Always an eternal optimist – no sooner when the draws were announced I was … Continue reading

Barcelona v Arsenal: Live Blog

Posted on by Jordan Acker

Today beginning at 2:15 pm ET (7:15 UK Time), I will be liveblogging the Barcelona against Arsenal UEFA Champions League match, with a little EPL chat mixed in. <a href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=d48a0e36e6″ mce_href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=d48a0e36e6″ >EPLTalk: Arsenal v. Barcelona Live Blog</a> Editor’s note: Whether … Continue reading