Barcelona 1-4 Paris Saint-Germain It’s too early to say if this result has sparked the end of a Barcelona era. In truth, that seminal moment probably arrived last summer when eventual Champions League winners Bayern Munich demolished them at the quarter-final stage. In fact, this Champions League result wasn’t even a shock, despite the SBOTOP Champions
It’s as you were at the top and bottom of La Liga. The leading side may not be as strong as they were – in fact, the forthcoming European ties will be a good indicator as to where they fare – but that has probably led to the most open domestic campaign for many a
Arsenal 4-2 Leeds United I said Premier League goals were all but guaranteed. Certainly, few envisaged a second goalless draw in three months between the sides. In the end, we were treated to six goals, a welcome return for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and a contest which has summed up the seasons of both clubs thus far.
Manchester City 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur If there is a more in-form player anywhere in Europe right now than Ilkay Gundogan, I have yet to see him. After scoring twice as City ran riot at Liverpool last weekend, here were another two from the German midfielder as he took his tally to 11 goals in his
Arsenal vs Leeds United Two of English football’s big names, Arsenal and Leeds United have been involved in some unforgettable clashes over many a decade. And on the occasions when their respective heydays have crossed over, those matches have had extra spice. Of course, both clubs are now at very different stages of their development