Thursday, September 20, 2018

Tag "Bayern Munich"

    Real Madrid through to Champions League final

Real Madrid through to Champions League final

Real Madrid await their opponent in the UEFA Champions League final, eliminating Bayern Munich 4-3 on aggregate following a pulsating 2-2 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid to qualify for their third consecutive final appearance.Bayern Munich, who impressed all night, dominated from start and took an early in Madrid. Similar to Juventus, the early tactic was to target Marcelo, [...]

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    Youngsters score as Real Madrid defeat Bayern in Germany

Youngsters score as Real Madrid defeat Bayern in Germany

Goals from Marcelo and Marco Asensio helped defending Champions, Real Madrid to a 2-1 comeback win over Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League semi final tie.Bayern faced injury concerns to key players David Alaba and Arturo Vidal and were dealt further blows with early injuries to Arjen Robben and Jerome Boateng.Both [...]

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    Champions League semi-final preview: Can Bayern stop Madrid for real?

Champions League semi-final preview: Can Bayern stop Madrid for real?

The semi final draw threw up the dream final a round early. Real Madrid, aiming to win three consecutive UCL crowns, will have to go through the might of German champions, Bayern Munich, who are on a renaissance and also looking to win a second treble under veteran coach Jupp Heynckes.Similarly, Liverpool face an AS Roma side they defeated [...]

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    Salah returns to Roma for Champions League semi-final

Salah returns to Roma for Champions League semi-final

Mo Salah who has been in blistering form all season will, alongside his Liverpool mates, return to his former club AS Roma for the semi-final of the UEFA Champions League.Holders Real Madrid will face seven-time champions Bayern Munich.The Champions League semi-final draw held on Friday in Nyon, Switzerland.The first legs of both games will take place on Tuesday, April 24 and [...]

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    UEFA Champions League quarter final review: The usual suspects?

UEFA Champions League quarter final review: The usual suspects?

Europe- and the world- welcomes back the premier club competition and it's the round of the big clubs.The usual suspects of Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and Barcelona are on a roller coaster ride, but the impressive Manchester City and tricky duo of Roma and Sevilla could put a clog in the big boys' wheels.Juventus vs Real MadridA repeat of last [...]

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    Bayern Munich sack Carlo Ancelotti — after 3-0 drubbing

Bayern Munich sack Carlo Ancelotti — after 3-0 drubbing

Bayern Munich have sacked Carlo Ancelotti, following a 3-0 defeat by Paris Saint Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday.The five-time European champions went down 3-0 to Paris Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes, a result which was enough for CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge to promise "consequences".The Bavarians are three points off the pace in the Bundesliga - they drew 2-2 [...]

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    Bayern Munich wins fifth consecutive Bundesliga title

Bayern Munich wins fifth consecutive Bundesliga title

Bayern Munich have been crowned the Bundesliga champion for a fifth consecutive time.Carlo Ancelotti's men won the league after trouncing Wolfsburg 6-0 at the Volkswagen Arena on Saturday.Robert Lewandowski scored twice while David Alaba, Arjen Robben, Thomas Mueller and Joshua Kimmich got on the score sheet for the whitewashing of Wolfsburg.Captain Philipp Lahm, who retires this summer, can now look [...]

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    Arsenal fans want ‘Wenger out’

Arsenal fans want ‘Wenger out’

Before Tuesday's humiliating Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich, fans of Arsenal FC had voiced their disapproval over Arsene Wenger's coaching of the club.Over 200 fans had chanted 'Wenger Out' as they marched towards the stadium, not knowing what lay ahead.Wenger out???? #ARSFCB pic.twitter.com/vdSMXq1B60 — Davie Dawson (@davidGAAdawson1) March 7, 2017Trailing 5-1 from the first leg, Arsenal went 1-0 up through Theo [...]

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    It’s happened again! Arsenal can’t stop drawing Bayern in the Champions League

It’s happened again! Arsenal can’t stop drawing Bayern in the Champions League

Arsenal will meet Bayern Muncih while defending champions Real Madrid take on SS Napoli in the round of 16 of 2016/2017 UEFA Champions League.The draws, held at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, on Monday saw Bayern Munich drawn against Arsenal.Arsenal met Bayern Munich in the round of 16 in the 2012/2013 and 2013/2014 seasons with the Bundesliga champions emerging [...]

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    Vidal completes Bayern Munich switch

Vidal completes Bayern Munich switch

Juventus midfielder, Arturo Vidal, has completed his transfer to Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich.The 28-year-old helped Juve win Serie A four times in four seasons after moving to Italy from Bayer Leverkusen in 2011.Vidal, who also helped Chile win the Copa America, has signed a four-year deal.Bayern did not disclose details about the fee involved, but reports suggest the clubs have [...]

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    Barcelona advance to Champions League final

Barcelona advance to Champions League final

Barcelona lost 3-2 to Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena, but qualified 5-3 on aggregate to reach the UEFA Champions League final.Barca will now meet either Juventus or Real Madrid in Berlin.The Germans could not overcome the 3-0 loss at Camp Nou last week but began the second leg in an explosive manner.With just seven minutes into the match ex-Roma [...]

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    Barcelona tear Bayern apart

Barcelona tear Bayern apart

Lionel Messi scored a late brace and Neymar struck in added time to leave Bayern Munich with an uphill task to make the UEFA Champions League final in Berlin after a 3-0 away defeat to Barcelona at the Camp Nou.And Pep Guardiola’s return to Spain did not go according to plan after a late collapse in the closing stages of [...]

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    UCL: Guardiola returns to Camp Nou

UCL: Guardiola returns to Camp Nou

Bayern Munich coach, Pep Guardiola, will return to former club Barcelona after the two European giants were drawn together in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals.Guardiola won 13 trophies as a manager – including the Champions League in 2009 and 2011 – during four years at Barcelona. But this will be the first time he will be facing the team he [...]

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    UCL: Porto beaten ‘pants’ down

UCL: Porto beaten ‘pants’ down

Porto's hopes of making it to the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League (UCL) were shattered in 22 devastating minutes as Bayern Munich scored five first-half goals against the Dragons at the Allianz Arena.Bayern slowed down in the second half and Porto pulled a goal back through Jackson Martinez, but Xabi Alonso's late free kick earned the Bavarians an [...]

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    Guardiola’s Bayern ‘won’t give up’ after surprise loss to Porto

Guardiola’s Bayern ‘won’t give up’ after surprise loss to Porto

Bayern Munich coach, Pep Guardiola, never knows when he’s beaten.The Bundesliga leaders take a two-goal deficit into next week’s second leg match of their UEFA Champions League clash with Porto at the Allianz Arena after losing the first leg 3-1.But the Spaniard expects a change in fortune after the embarrassing loss in Portugal.“It’s a complicated result, but together with our [...]

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    Klopp to leave Dortmund in May

Klopp to leave Dortmund in May

Borussia Dortmund coach, Jurgen Klopp, will leave the Bundesliga club at the end of the season.Klopp has coached Dortmund since 2008, guiding the club to back-to-back Bundesliga titles in 2010-11 and 2011-12.But the 47-year-old German has asked to be released from his contract, which had been due to run until 2018.“It's not that I'm tired, I've not had contact with [...]

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