Levante Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Highlights Video- Aduriz double keeps Basque side in fourth

A brace from Aritz Aduriz kept Athletic Bilbao in fourth place in La Liga as they beat Levante 2-1. Bilbao defender Mikel San Jose however had an outing to forget, scoring an own goal and also missing a crucial penalty that would have given the Basque side some much needed breathing space in the face of Levante’s onslaught in the second half Continue reading “Levante Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Highlights Video- Aduriz double keeps Basque side in fourth”

Rame pens one year extension

Bordeaux keeper Ulrich Rame has penned a one year extension to his contract with Les Girondins. The 37 year old stopper has been plying his trade with Bordeaux since 1997 and will now stay with them till the end of the 2010/11 season.

After averaging around 30 league appearances in previous seasons for Bordeaux, Rame has found opportunities hard to come by this year after the club signed Cedric Carrasso from Toulouse in the summer. In the 2009-10 season, Rame has only featured four times in Ligue 1 for the defending champions.

Arsenal to meet Barcelona in quarterfinals of Champions League

The draw for the quarterfinals of the 2009-10 UEFA Champions League was made today in Switzerland, and holders Barcelona will face Arsenal in a rematch of the 2006 final contested by the two teams.

French rivals Lyon and Bordeaux have been drawn in an all French quarterfinal while surprise Russian qualifiers CSKA Moscow will meet Italian leaders Inter Milan. Continue reading “Arsenal to meet Barcelona in quarterfinals of Champions League”

John Collins appointed as Charleroi manager

A year after resigning as Hibernian manager, former Scottish midfielder John Collins has returned to management, but as manager of Belgium club Charleroi. The deal is a short term one, with Collins taking charge of the Zebras till the end of the season along with new assistant manager Tommy Craig. Charleroi are currently eleventh in the Jupiler League.

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