Still recovering from the disappointment of Chelsea’s UEFA Champions League victory, Tottenham Hotspur have been left with effectively worthless mugs celebrating their ‘qualification’ for the 2012-13 tournament. Spurs qualified for the world’s biggest club competition after finishing fourth in the Barclays Premier League last season. But Chelsea’s historic win in Munich saw the Blues advance … [Read the full story]
30,000 Chelsea fans began pouring into Munich yesterday for tonight’s Champions League final. Meanwhile, the team arrived at the city’s posh Mandarin Oriental hotel. The team, including striker Didier Drogba, later trained at the Allianz Arena…the home ground of Bayern Munich, Chelsea’s opponents. Despite police warnings that 150 English hooligans could be travelling, there were … [Read the full story]
It was my first job and I had only started a year earlier. I worked in London for a national newspaper. Newspapers were the main form of information, and readers would buy two or three copies a day, just to keep up with the latest news and sports results. Television was in its early days … [Read the full story]
Thousands of beer bottles en-route to pubs and bars in Munich have slipped off a lorry, smashing across a busy road and holding up traffic for hours. It was torture for beer-lovers watching on as firefighters washed the booze down the drains as they cleared the shattered glass. The big spill brought road chaos to … [Read the full story]
Two thieves trying to open a church cash box fled when a statue of St. Anthony, the patron saint of lost things, fell on them in Munich, Germany.