Barcelona 2-0 Manchester United: Catalan fairytale

Ah, well, a disappointing end to the season. Manchester United went to Rome with great expectations and a chance to create history. Barcelona had a similar agenda, trying to be the first Spanish club to win the treble. With the La Liga title and Copa del Rey already in the bag, Barcelona capped off a… Continue reading Barcelona 2-0 Manchester United: Catalan fairytale

Chelsea 1-1 Barcelona: Mayhem at the Bridge

The two semifinal second-legs played in London over the past couple of days couldn’t be more contrasting. If Manchester United were clinical in their performance against Arsenal at The Emirates on Tuesday — maximum damage with minimum fuss — an explosive finish was in store for the cliffhanger at Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea and Barcelona… Continue reading Chelsea 1-1 Barcelona: Mayhem at the Bridge

Rome awaits for Manchester United

Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United What a match! One of those old gems in the pantheon of European matches which you eagerly look forward to, and where all the hype and buzz surrounding two massive clubs actually lives up to its prematch expectations. Manchester United put on a devastating display of football against Arsenal at The… Continue reading Rome awaits for Manchester United

Manchester United 1-0 Arsenal

Just like Fergie predicted, Manchester United take a slender one goal advantage over Arsenal to the Emirates Stadium for the deciding second leg of this Champions League semifinal. Manchester United on top Despite the fact we won last night, this match left a bad taste in my mouth. More than exhilaration and relief, frustration and… Continue reading Manchester United 1-0 Arsenal