The last time Manchester United played Real Madrid at Old Trafford, almost 10 years ago, they fell to a Ronaldo hat-trick in one of the greatest games the Champions League has ever seen; but this time Ryan Giggs, in his 1,000th career match, is planning a different outcome.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
AS THE Schalke players stood and applauded the home support after their rout of the European Champions 12 days ago, one slight figure jogged over, vaulted the advertising boards and mounted the steps of the stand to join the hordes of ecstatic fans.
Mon, 25 Apr, 2011
WHEN Real Madrid beat Barcelona in the 2002 Champions League semi-final, the worldwide TV audience was estimated at 500 million. When Barcelona ran riot last November, 400 million watched on the box and countless millions more on laptops round the world.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2011