Tag Archives: semi finals

Football 10/11: vs Schalke, CPL Semi-Final, Second Leg

It is immensely satisfying to see the cavalcade of doubters who emerged in the hour after the team was announced be forced to eat a large slice of humble pie. It was somewhat astonishing to see people bad mouth the team … Continue reading

Posted in Football 10/11, Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Champions League Semi-Final Predictions

I ended up getting three of the four Quarter-Finals right. Ironically, it was the one featuring my team that I miscalled. I overestimated the staying power of Chelsea in the later part of the season and the deadliness of their … Continue reading

Posted in Football 10/11, Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Sportsball (World Cup 2010), Matchday Twenty-Two (Semi-Finals)

Uruguay 2-3 Netherlands The Dutch were poor in the first half, their previously solid defence showing a suprising amount of frailty. It was lucky that Uruguay lacked the ability to create some clear-cut chances, obviously feeling the absence of Suarez. On their side … Continue reading

Posted in Sport, Sportsball (World Cup 2010) | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment