Tag Archives: Champions League

  • This Day In Sports History (May 27th) – FC Barcelona

    This Day In Sports History (May 27th) – FC Barcelona

    It was on this day in 2009 that FC Barcelona won their third UEFA Champions League title.  Barcelona defeated Manchester United 2-0 in a game played at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy.  Manchester United missed out on the opportunity to become the first team in 19 years to repeat as champions. Samuel Eto’o gave […]

  • Clarence Seedorf Is One Sad Man (Video)

    Clarence Seedorf Is One Sad Man (Video)

    No one appeared to be more emotionally distraught to see AC Milan eliminated from Champions League play today than midfielder Clarence Seedorf. After playing to a scoreless draw with Tottenham in the second leg of their round of 16 match today, Seedorf was simply too sad to take part in an on-field interview, attempting to […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/8/11 — Lionel Messi

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/8/11 — Lionel Messi

    Barcelona entered the second leg of their Champions League match-up with Arsenal in need of a big performance at Camp Nou if they hoped to continue their run towards the title for best in Europe.  Having lost the first leg in England by a score of 2-1, the Catalan Giants were in need of three […]

  • John Arne Riise’s Inexplicable Fall Leads To Shakhtar Goal (Video)

    John Arne Riise’s Inexplicable Fall Leads To Shakhtar Goal (Video)

    Roma’s John Arne Riise is still searching for answers as to why he couldn’t keep his footing during yesterday’s Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk. With Roma trailing 40 minutes into the game, Riise found himself backed up in his own end with the ball at his feet.  Attempting to deliver a long ball down […]

  • AC Milan’s Gennaro Gattuso Chokes, Headbutts Tottenham Coach (Videos)

    AC Milan’s Gennaro Gattuso Chokes, Headbutts Tottenham Coach (Videos)

    It wasn’t AC Milan’s day today as they fell to Tottenham by a score of 1-0 during the first leg of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 match-up. After a scoreless first half, the Rossoneri dominated the run of play for much of the second half, but couldn’t capitalize on their chances.  Tottenham, on […]

  • Andriy Shevchenko Is A World Class Pickpocket (Video)

    Andriy Shevchenko Is A World Class Pickpocket (Video)

    Years ago most soccer fans would have defined Andriy Shevchenko as a world class footballer, and while that label has since passed him by, he still possesses some world class skills in other areas. With that being said, allow us to offer you this one piece of advice.  When Shevchenko is around, watch your pockets, […]

  • Soccer Goalie Jens Lehman Takes a Leak During Game

    Soccer Goalie Jens Lehman Takes a Leak During Game

    I don’t want to make this into a whole “Is soccer awesome or not” debate again, but this video from a game between Champions League teams Stuttgart and Unirea Urziceni last night definitely helps the argument for soccer in my humble opinion.  In no major American sport could a player get away with sneaking away […]

  • Record Deal Sends Kaka Packing For Real Madrid

    Record Deal Sends Kaka Packing For Real Madrid

    Total Pro Sports – It has been the most talked about move during transfer season thus far, but Brazilian soccer star Kaka is now officially moving from Italian League team AC Milan to Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid.  So how much money did it take to complete such a move?  A record $94 million, smashing the […]

  • Chelsea’s Didier Drogba FA Cup Celebration A Little Gay

    Chelsea’s Didier Drogba FA Cup Celebration A Little Gay

    Total Pro Sports – Despite falling short in the Premiere League season and UEFA Champions League, Chelsea was able to take home the FA Cup after defeating Everton 2-1.  And to celebrate?  Well lets just say they have their own way of doing things. Footage was taken of the team dancing on the field with […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo’s New Wag Is Luana Belletti

    Cristiano Ronaldo’s New Wag Is Luana Belletti

    Total Pro Sports – Talk about odd relationships in the world of sports, this one would rank right up there with the best of them.  The love life of Cristiano Ronaldo has always been a hot topic, and now he has been connected to Luana Belletti.  Some may ask what makes that so odd.  How […]

  • Lionel Messi Enjoys Barca Victory

    Lionel Messi Enjoys Barca Victory

    Total Pro Sports – It was pegged as the battle between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.  After Barcelona dismantled Manchester United in the UEFA Champions League finals, it was Messi who was deemed the victor in the battle of the world’s top two soccer players.  So as expected, he was out celebrating the great accomplishment […]

  • Didier Drogba Swears At Camera Following Champions League Thriller

    Didier Drogba Swears At Camera Following Champions League Thriller

    Total Pro Sports – There wasn’t much that yesterday’s UEFA Champions League match between Barcelona and Chelsea didn’t provide.  A late goal, a bit of controversy, some yelling at the ref, and, of course, a bit of unedited swearing.  This was defiantly no “F%*king Disgrace.” After drawing even at 0-0 in the first leg match […]

  • Arsenal Loss Enough To Make Kenyan Commit Suicide

    Arsenal Loss Enough To Make Kenyan Commit Suicide

    Total Pro Sports – Some soccer fans support their team with all their heart.  Others with their life.  That was the case with a Kenyan man, Suleiman Omond, who decided to commit suicide when Arsenal lost 3-1 to Manchester United in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final match. The 29 year old […]

  • Champions League Quarter Final Draw

    Champions League Quarter Final Draw

    Total Pro Sports – Friday morning’s UEFA Champions League quarter final draw wasn’t in the business of surprises, as for the fifth consecutive season Liverpool and Chelsea will matchup in Europe’s premier club challenge. We also won’t be seeing the much anticipated battle of Europe’s top two until the final, as the semi final draw […]

  • Step Aside Seria A

    Step Aside Seria A

    Total Pro Sports – If you told me a year ago that after the first elimination round of the UEFA Champions league tournament, no Italian teams would advance to round 2, I would tell you that would be impossible.