Beating Barcelona Would be The Pinnacle of Ferguson’s Career
As Sir Alex Ferguson stepped from the “carousel” in Rome, dizzy from a Barcelona performance that had stupefied his side, the Scot made a vow that his team would never be out-played in such a manner ever again.
CL Final Pre Match & Line Ups- Barcelona v Man United, Wembley, 29.05.11
Teams: Barcelona v Manchester United @ Wembley Stadium
Competition: UEFA Champions League Final
In Preparation for the CL Final: A History of Wembley Stadium
This weekend, Wembley Stadium hosts its most important football match since its renovation, in 2007, the UEFA Champions League final. This feature looks at the history of football’s most famous stadium, the spiritual home of the world’s favourite sport, and how it was transformed from a pile of rubble to the host of football’s most prestigious club match.
Five Things We Need to Do, If We Want to Win the Champions League Final
Starting the season with 18 League titles, knocking Liverpool off their perch had to be our number one priority. Therefore, having completed this goal, regardless of the result on Saturday, we have had a very successful season.
CL Final Pre Match Interview with Guillem Balague
In preparation for the Champions League Final, on the 28th May, I asked Spanish football journalist, Guillem Balague, a few questions about the final from a Spanish point of view.
Player Ratings- FA Cup Semi Final- Man United v Man City, 16.04.11, Wembley
Edwin Van Der Sar- 6
It is disappointing that despite such an illustrious career he will never win the FA Cup but I suppose you can’t have everything.
to stop Yaya Toure‘s shot from rolling over the line, the Dutchman would have been disappointed to see his initial clearance, that led up to the goal, only reach David Silva 40 yards out- a rare error. #Forgiven
Pre Match Interview with ‘View From a Blue’- FA Cup Semi Final- Man United v Man City, Wembley, 16.04.11
In preparation for such a big game, I collaborated with Steven, from View From a Blue, in order to give us an insight into this fixture from the Blue side of Manchester.
Regrettably a life-long City fan, Steven has endured the good times (few) and bad times (plenty) at Maine Road & Eastlands but still has the enthusiasm to write a blog about Mancini & Co!