Tag Archives: European club football

Gareth Bale seals Real Madrid victory over Real Sociedad in La Liga

After successive league draws Real Madrid returned to winning ways after beating Real Sociedad 3-1 in La Liga on Sunday evening Real Madrid recorded a convincing 3-1 win at Real Sociedad, with Gareth Bale capping the victory with a fine second-half finish. The victory hauls Zinedine Zidanes side back closer to La Liga leaders, Barcelona, Read more »

How England’s first wave of heavy metal football conquered Europe | Paul Doyle

In the 1970s and 1980s, English success on the pitch and on stage was rooted in a bleak, uncompromising landscape where the only escape was to become a footballer or start a band Originally published in here, and follow Eight by Eight on Twitter. Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/jun/20/how-englands-first-wave-of-heavy-metal-football-conquered-europe Kareem MaizeHi my name is Kareem Maize and Read more »

Champions League round of 16: previews for this week’s matches

A look forward to the weeks Champions League last-16 ties: Paris Saint-Germain v Chelsea, Benfica v Zenit, Roma v Real Madrid and Gent v Wolfsburg Paris Saint-Germain v Chelsea In a repeat of last seasons quarter-final, Chelsea will be looking for revenge over French champions Paris Saint-Germain after being dumped out by Laurent Blancs team Read more »

How England’s first wave of heavy metal football conquered Europe | Paul Doyle

In the 1970s and 1980s, English success on the pitch and on stage was rooted in a bleak, uncompromising landscape where the only escape was to become a footballer or start a band Originally published in here, and follow Eight by Eight on Twitter. Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/jun/20/how-englands-first-wave-of-heavy-metal-football-conquered-europe Kareem MaizeHi my name is Kareem Maize and Read more »