Tag Archives: dominance

PSG: a story of promise, dominance, blunders and now hope? | Football

Demba Ba and Samuel Eto’o celebrate as Chelsea knock PSG out of the Champions League.

After three years of exiting the Champions League at the last-16 stage, PSG finally won a knockout tie last week by beating Borussia Dortmund at the Parc des Princes. It remains to be seen when – or indeed if – they will have the chance to play in the quarter-finals. …

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Champions League elite have got fat on easy dominance and quality has suffered | Jonathan Wilson | Football

Borussia Dortmund v PSG

Just wait for the knockout phase of the Champions League. That’s when the season really gets going, that’s when the real football begins. That’s when you get the festival that justifies the tedium of the group stage, the greatest football ever played, the glorious pay-off for the grotesque iniquities of …

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Lack of history no hindrance to RB Leipzig’s dominance of Spurs | Football

Patrik Schick leaves Harry Winks on the ground during what was a relentless RB Leipzig performance.

It was the fans that were the most puzzling part. Thousands of them, packed into the north-east corner of the ground, all immaculately bedecked in Leipzig white and red, all loud and fierce and partisan, all of them singing about a club that barely even existed a decade ago. What …

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