The sports pages make for grim reading for Arsenal fans on Wednesday after their 3-1 home defeat to Bayern Munich. Unsurprisingly, Arsene Wenger is the main focus, despite his players performing abjectly against a very impressive Bayern side. Most of Fleet Street appear to beleive there is no way back into the tie for the […]
Arsenal 1 – Bayern Munich 3 (Champions League, February 19, 2013) (Alternative highlights & longer highlights.) Bayern broke the deadlock in the 7th minute with a thunderous strike from Toni Kroos. Bayern moved 2-up when Thomas Muller was able to score from a corner after van Buyten’s initial header was saved. Arsenal halved the deficit early in the second […]
Arsenal travel to Munich in three weeks time with a precious goal, unfortunately Bayern have three away strikes of their own and it would be a major surprise were the runaway Bundesliga leaders to let this tie slip from their grasp. Little has been made in the aftermath of Arsenal 1 – Bayern Munich 3 […]
Porto 1 – Malaga 0 (Champions League last 16 1st leg, February 19, 2013) (Longer highlights.) The deadlock was broken on 56 as Joao Moutinho clinically converted an Alex Sandro cross. GIF: Joao Moutinho goal v Malaga.
Crystal Palace 2 – Bristol City 1 (Championship, February 19, 2013) Eagles top scorer Glenn Murray fired the hosts 1-up before the break, while Stephen Dobbie’s curled free-kick in the 65th minute sealed the points. The Robins got a late consolation when Jonathan Parr stuck the ball in his own net. Cardiff 0 – Brighton 2 (Championship, February 19, 2013) […]
Hull 2 – Blackburn 0 (Championship, February 19, 2013) (Alternative highlights) Goals from Egyptian duo Mohamed Gedo and Ahmed Elmohamady fired the second placed Tigers to victory. Nottingham Forest 6 – Huddersfield 1 (Championship, February 19, 2013) (Alternative highlights) James Vaughan had given the visitors the lead. Only for Radoslaw Majewski to claim a first half hat-trick and […]