The Champions League comes to its thrilling conclusion this Saturday as Real Madrid faces Liverpool in the final in Kiev. Kickoff is set for 19:45 local time in the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium. Twice-defending champions, Real Madrid entered this competition with a “championship or bust” attitude. With a third-place finish in La Liga, Zinedine Zidane is amazingly […]
A week ago, everyone was picking Manchester City to cruise past Liverpool to the Champions League semifinals. The Reds would put up a fight in Anfield and probably get a few goals, but a 3-0 win was not on anyone’s minds. Then the unthinkable happened. First, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored from outside the box. Mohamed Salah and
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Roberto Firmino combined for two goals and Liverpool barely held on to defeat Manchester City on Sunday, moving them up to a tie for third in the table (ahead of Chelsea on goal differential). I wrote about Manchester United’s rise on Friday, but after defeating Manchester City, Liverpool, not title-defenders Chelsea, could be
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