It was a night at Wembley that many supporters have become accustomed to witnessing: a dull performance, mixed with wretched, yet cautious tactics, and underachieving Premier League stars — this is England’s national team in a nutshell.
Wembley Stadium will host the re-match between WBA and IBF super-middleweight champion Carl Froch and George Groves on May 31 with promoters expecting to sell more tickets than for any post-World War Two fight in Britain.
In a dramatic and entertaining final, Bayern Munich triumphed over Borussia Dortmund with late goal from Arjen Robben. Bayern Munich is the Champions League champion 2013. Dortmund had a strong performance in the first half hour, with several chances.
When Borussia Dortmund and FC Bayern take to the pitch at Wembley on Saturday, the outcome is not a foregone conclusion. Despite Bayern's dominance in the Bundesliga, with a 25 point lead over Dortmund, the outcome has been close in direct contests.
John Terry was stripped of the English Team Captaincy yesterday, after struggling to keep his 5-month affair with French lingerie model Vanessa Parroncel, England teammate Wayne Bridge’s girlfriend, a secret.
Since completion of the new national stadium in Wembley, The English national sports press has been full of rumours speculating on who the English national football team would play first at their new home.