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May 31st, 2012
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Barcelona striker David Villa has said that the Spanish national team will be affected by his absence during Euro 2012. The prolific forward believes that La Roja have enough attacking talent at their disposal to secure success, singling out Chelsea’s Fernando Torres for praise. “One is a...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 31st, 2012
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England manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed that Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard will play no part in next month’s European Championships with a thigh injury. The 33-year-old was a major doubt for the tournament after picking up a thigh problem in training with the Three Lions squad yesterday. &...
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May 31st, 2012
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Chelsea’s John Terry has been ordered to serve a three-match ban from European football for his red card against Barcelona in the Champions League semi-final. The Blues skipper, who has already sat out of the Champions League final, will now miss the European Super Cup match against Atletico Ma...
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May 21st, 2012
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Didier Drogba has almost certainly kicked his last ball for Chelsea, with the club expecting him to confirm his free transfer to Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua. It means Drogba’s last touch in a Chelsea shirt was to score the winning penalty in the shoot-out that defeated Bayern Munich. He will link u...
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May 20th, 2012
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Bayern Munich Manuel Neuer 6/10 A spectator for the vast majority of the match as Bayern dominated possession but was alert to make important first-half save from Kalou at his near post Phillip Lahm 7 An easy evening defensively as Bertrand was regularly required to help marshal Robben, although coul...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 19th, 2012
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Bayern Munich 1-1 Chelsea (after extra time) Penalty shoot-out: Bayern Munich 3-4 Chelsea Chelsea played poorly for the majority of the UEFA Champions League final, but Bayern Munich have only themselves to blame for not winning the trophy in front of their home fans. The Bavarians were incredibly wa...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 19th, 2012
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Chelsea FC Formed: 1905 Nickname: The Blues UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets) European Champion Clubs’ Cup: (2008) UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup (2): 1971, 1998 UEFA Super Cup (1): 1998   Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets) League title: 4 (2010) FA Cup: 7 (2012) Leag...
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May 19th, 2012
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FC Bayern Munchen Formed: 1900 Nickname: Die Bayern (The Bavarians) UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets) European Champion Clubs’ Cup (4): 1974, 1975, 1976, (1982), (1987), (1999), 2001, (2010) UEFA Cup (1): 1996 UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup (1): 1967 UEFA Super Cup: (1975), (1976), (2001)...
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May 19th, 2012
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Biggest wins 8-0: Liverpool FC vs. Besiktas JK (06/11/07) 7-0: FC Bayern Munchen vs. FC Basel 1893 (13/03/12) 7-0: Valencia CF vs. KRC Genk (23/11/11) 7-0: Arsenal FC vs. SK Slavia Praha (23/10/07) 7-0: Juventus vs. Olympiacos CFP (10/12/03) 0-7: MSK Zilina vs. Olympique de Marseille (03/11/10) 7-1: ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 19th, 2012
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That several members of the Chelsea team likely to take to the pitch this evening have a Champions League Final past from four years ago has not gone unnoticed in the build-up, but in addition to the likes of Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Petr Cech and Ashley Cole being able to use their so-near-yet-...