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Four teams clinch spot in UEFA quarterfinals

Four teams clinch spot in UEFA quarterfinals

March 13, 2014


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Four teams have punched their ticket to the quarterfinal round of the UEFA Champions League thus far, taking one step closer to the tournament’s final stage in Lisbon, Portugal. Bundesliga team Bayern Munich and English Premier League team Arsenal faced off March 11, ending in a 1-1 draw. With a 3-1 ag...

German victories signal shift in international soccer

German victories signal shift in international soccer

April 30, 2013


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Germany and Spain last played in the 2010 World Cup semifinals, with Spain winning a narrow 1-0 victory on the way to its first World Cup trophy. However, in last week’s UEFA Champions League semifinal match, the German sides asserted utter dominance over their Spanish counterparts. The Champions Le...

Talented teams face off in Champions League play

Talented teams face off in Champions League play

March 5, 2013


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The Union of European Football Associations’ Champions League is undoubtedly the most exciting club level soccer competition around. Every year, Europe’s best squads are pitted against each other in a round-robin of group play and then four rounds of two-legged knockout rounds. The world’s b...