Daily Archives: April 10, 2013
This afternoon, German footballing giants Bayern Munich travel to the city of Turin in northern Italy for the second leg of the quarterfinal match-up versus Juventus F.C. Holding a 2-nil lead, Bayern Munich needs to maintain a clean sheet to remove any stress in order advance to their third UEFA Champions League Semifinals in the past four years. However, Juventus are the hosts and they surely will have a surprise dish or two prepared for their guests tonight.
Beyond Manuel Neuer and his four guards preventing entry from the enemy by raising their drawbridge to protect their defensive castle, the optimum number on Bayern Munich’s mind is one.
The crack that would break “The Old Lady’s” back would almost undoubtedly be a solitary, and heavily valued, away goal from the high-powered offensive attack of “The Bavarians.” Their arsenal includes Arjen Robben, Franck Ribéry, Thomas Müller, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Mario Mandžukić. And don’t forget about Philipp Lahm streaking down the right flank from his defensive post every once in a while…
After securing the Bundesliga Title last weekend (earliest for any team in league history), the new motto for FC Hollywood likely contains three powerfully definitive words.
Kickoff is 2:45 p.m. EST