“i fell in love with football as i was later to fall in love with women: suddenly, inexplicably, uncritically, giving no thought to the pain or disruption it would bring with it.”
crowned kings of europe on a night that will be remembered for ebjt’s missed penalty almost as much as van der sar’s skills.
if only a certain ivorian hadn’t done a bhajji.
anyhow, here’s the moscow 2008 version of heartbreak by sudden death for those of you who were asleep at 3 am (for some reason, the clip begins after tevez scores for the rowdies):
may 21’s the day for the great man u-chelsea battle. in moscow.
this, courtesy football guardian: