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The Away Goal Rule – Origins

March 14, 2013

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Arsenal suffered heartache by being eliminated from this Years Champions league on away goals. Basically despite scoring the same amount of goals as their opponents over two matches their inferior amount of goals scored away from home caused them to lose out. In the early years of European competition a match tied on aggregate resulted […]

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Barcelona Milan

March 10, 2013

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Barcelona host Milan in this weeks Champions league hoping to overcome a 2 goal deficit. This will be the seventeenth time they have met in European competition with the Catalans claiming six wins and Milan just behind with 5. They have drawn on 5 occasions. However in European Cup competitions head to head victories tell […]

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United V Chelsea in the FA Cup

March 8, 2013

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Manchester United meet Chelsea on Sunday at Old Trafford. This is the 11th time in the history of the FA Cup they’ll have met. The Red Devils have enjoyed more success with 7 wins as opposed to Chelsea’s three. They have drawn on one occasion. Six of the 11 games have taken place in the […]

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