Feb 17, 2023
This week we lead off with a Neil - Mike derby as Neil’s Red Devils travel to Camp Nou to face Mike’s Blaugrana in Europa league where spoils are shared in a scrappy but entertaining match! The knockout stages of Champions League are underway as Bayern march into Paris and beat PSG, and Dortmund squeak past Chelsea in a hotly contested game at Westfalenstadion. The match of the week is Arsenal and Man City as City turn it on in the second half to take over top spot in the Premier League! Barça are stout in defence in a victory at Villarreal to stay eight points clear of Real Madrid, Lookman and Atalanta style on Lazio at the Olimpico, and Union go on the road to defeat Leipzig and keep thre heat on Bayern. Finally, we chastise Canada Soccer for their latest failure of the CANWNT, and congratulate Czech international midfielder Jakub Jankto on coming out publicly!