Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Subbuteo Pitch: Raúl (Schalke) v Manchester United (Home) 26/4/11

Background The record scorer in the Champions League history found himself in the unlikely situation of another European semi-final. Having scored in both legs of the quarter finals, Raul was rolling back the clock once again. How they line up … Continue reading

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Four Clásico’s: Overjoy or Overdose ?

The thought of the best two teams in Spain if not the world locking horns is certainly something to savour. But if it happens 4 times in 18 days is it a footballing spectacular or does the familiarity breed boredom? … Continue reading

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The Subbuteo Pitch: Javi García (Benfica) v PSV (Home) 7/4/11

Background Francisco Javier “Javi” García Fernández is in his 2nd season in Portugal having learnt his trade at Real Madrid. The 24-year-old cousin of former Atletico Madrid and Liverpool winger Luis helped the Portuguese outfit to last seasons title. A regular … Continue reading

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