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Listen to Soccer Morning live from 9-10:15am ET with David Cartlidge

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Today's Soccer Morning features an interview with guest David Cartlidge, previewing this weekend's UEFA Champions League Final.

You can listen to Soccer Morning live via the World Soccer Talk LIVE page at www.worldsoccertalk.com/live.

During the show, you can tweet your questions or observations live to @soccermorning Or better yet, you can call in with your questions or comments by dialing 646-832-3909.

Listen to Soccer Morning from 9-10:15am with David Amoyal

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Today's Soccer Morning features guest David Amoyal.

The Italian football expert will discuss several hot topics including Juventus advancing to the UEFA Champions League Final, Alvaro Morato and his non-celebration, Paul Pogba's performance, what the aggregate win means for Italian soccer and whether Juve have what it takes to challenge Barca.

Listen to Soccer Morning from 9-10:15am with David Amoyal

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Today's Soccer Morning features guest David Amoyal.

The Italian football expert will discuss several hot topics including Juventus advancing to the UEFA Champions League Final, Alvaro Morato and his non-celebration, Paul Pogba's performance, what the aggregate win means for Italian soccer and whether Juve have what it takes to challenge Barca.

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Berlin: Hotels in German Capital Hike Rates for Champions League Final

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Berlin: Hotels in German Capital Hike Rates for Champions League Final - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Hotels in Berlin are hoping to cash in on this year's UEFA Champions League Final between Juventus and Barcelona, which takes place in the German capital on June 6th, by drastically increasing their rates for the day of the match.

Soccer Morning (5.14.15) David Amoyal

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Today's episode of Soccer Morning features guest David Amoyal.

The Italian football expert will discuss several hot topics including Juventus advancing to the UEFA Champions League Final, Alvaro Morato and his non-celebration, Paul Pogba's performance, what the aggregate win means for Italian soccer and whether Juve have what it takes to challenge Barca.

Soccer Morning (5.14.15) David Amoyal

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Today's episode of Soccer Morning features guest David Amoyal.

The Italian football expert will discuss several hot topics including Juventus advancing to the UEFA Champions League Final, Alvaro Morato and his non-celebration, Paul Pogba's performance, what the aggregate win means for Italian soccer and whether Juve have what it takes to challenge Barca.

Jurgen Klopp Says Arsenal Can Win the UEFA Champions League: Nightly Soccer Report

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Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp, who took his side to the UEFA Champions League Final last season, believes that Arsenal can win the tournament.

Klopp was speaking after his side was beaten on its own turf by Arsenal 1-0 in Germany. The Dortmund manager said:

"They are young, healthy and good technicians.

UEFA Champions League Final: Five Borussia Dortmund Players to Watch

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On Saturday, Europe's premier club competition will reach its end when German giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund battle for the 2012-13 UEFA Champions Leaguetitle

After Sepp Blatter stated that the Bundesliga was the best domestic league in Europe, the casual football fan would likely have rebuffed his comments, preferring the English Premier League or La Liga, a league dominated by two of the world's best teams.

Real Madrid v Borussia Dortmund: Key Battles To Watch As Dortmund Look To Advance

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After a resounding 4-1 victory over the mighty Real Madrid in Germany last Wednesday, Borussia Dortmund will travel to Spain on Tuesday looking to advance to the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley Stadium.

The world sat stunned last week as Robert Lewandowski scored four goals in a rout of Real Madrid that nobody, surely including Dortmund players and fans, expected.

Champions League Returns with Real Madrid & Manchester City

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The most compelling club competition in world football is back as 32 teams set out on their group stage campaigns all harbouring hopes of reaching the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley next May. All of the action is on Fox Soccer. UEFA offers previews of all 8 of the group games.

Saturday Ticker: Barca land Song, Zenit eye Nani, and more

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The plundering of Arsenal's roster by Europe's top teams continued on Saturday as the Gunners agreed with FC Barcelona on a £15 million to transfer midfielder Alex Song.

Song joins Robin Van Persie, Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri as top Arsenal stars to leave the Gunners in the past two summers, though the transfer fees acquired in those deals have left Arsenal with a sizeable amount of transfer revenue to work with for the second straight summer.

Mid-Day Ticker: Ronaldo talks PKs, van Marwijk resigns as Dutch coach & more

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By THOMAS FLOYD

Many have criticized Cristiano Ronaldo for waiting until the fifth shot -- an opportunity that never came -- to step up to the spot in Portugal's penalty kicks loss to Spain on Wednesday in the Euro 2012 semifinals.

It turns out it wasn't Ronaldo's idea after all.

Some Soccer News for Thu May 24, 2012

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STARTERS

Fantastic news from Denmark as Michael Parkhurst & Nordsjaelland overtook the big boys from Kobenhavn in the penultimate round and then got another win last night in the season finale to seal the Superliga championship! Huge congrats to them!

STORY OF THE DAY

So much has happened since I was last able to make a proper post on Friday!

In an alternate history, Barcelona just won the Champions League

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Last year, I examined how each year's UEFA Champions League final would've looked if the old format of only the league champions (plus the holders) was in place. The switch was made in 1997-98, and Manchester United was the first non-champion to win the competition a season. The post can be found here.

Bayern Munich 1-1 (3-4 on penalties) Chelsea – Player Ratings – UEFA Champions League – 19 May 2012

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Below are player ratings (on a scale of 1 to 10) for Bayern Munich 1-1 (3-4 on penalties) Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League final on May 19, 2012.

Bayern Munich

Neuer 9 Made some saves in the shoot-out and converted one as well

Tymoschuk 6

Boateng 6

Contento 6

Lahm 6.

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

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The UEFA Champions League Final is already the biggest game in club soccer, but today's final in Munich will carry even more importance for Chelsea when they take on Bayern Munich (2:45pm, FOX).

The Blues will be European champions with a victory, but a loss would not only keep Chelsea from their first Champions League trophy, it would also mean no participation in Champions League next year.

2012 Champions League Final, Bayern Munich vs Chelsea: Open Thread

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The time has arrived for the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final between Chelsea and Bayern Munich — the traditional end to the 2011-12 season. Be sure you know where to watch Chelsea against Bayern Munich on TV. And don't forget ...

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UCL Final Rant Box: Bayern Munich v. Chelsea

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It's nearly time. The goosebumps, yeah they've arrived.


Take it.

You may be wondering what's with today's photo selection? I know, I'm usually pulling out film-based artifacts (screencaps and the like) but today is an entirely different animal. This is the UEFA Champions League final for Christ's sake.

This Weekend's Soccer on TV

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Either Chelsea or Bayern Munich will be crowned the champion of Europe on Saturday.

The two clubs meet in the UEFA Champions League final, a match that is the highlight of the weekend slate despite both teams beating the odds to top favored Spanish sides Barcelona and Real Madrid en route to the final at Allianz Arena.

Bayern Munich vs Chelsea – Champions League Final Betting Preview

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Bayern Munich vs Chelsea Champions League Final Betting Preview is a post from: Just Football

It's been a while. Truth be told the stresses of a relegation battle for my team in the rarefied atmosphere of the Premier League was a little too much. Well, that and getting a new sporting business up and running, but with the small matter of the Champions' League and then the Euros your ever humble (with good reason) betting blogger is back.

Bayern Munich v Chelsea – TV Listings – UEFA Champions League – 19 May 2012

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Below are television listings for the UEFA Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Chelsea on Saturday, May 19, 2012.

North/South America

FOX (USA), ESPN (Brazil), Rogers Sportsnet (Canada), Fox Sports (various South America/Central America countries)

Europe/Africa

ITV (UK), Sky Sports 1 (UK), NTV (Russia), Sky Sport 1 (Germany/Italy), RAI 1 (Italy), TF1 (France), TVE La Primera (Spain), RTE Two (Ireland), Al Jazeera Sport (Middle East/Northern Africa), TV6 (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania), TV3 (Sweden), TV2 (Hungary), Viasat (Norway), SuperSport (Africa)

Asia/Pacific

TEN Sports (India), Fuji TV (Japan), ESPN Star Sports (Korea/SE Asia), ESPN (Australia/China)

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Bayern Munich v Chelsea – Match Predictions – UEFA Champions League – 19 May 2012

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Below are predictions for the UEFA Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Chelsea on Saturday, May 19, 2012.

Score

Bayern Munich 2-1 Chelsea Bayern have the home advantage and have been very impressive in the Champions League this season. This combined with missing several key players due to suspensions will be more than enough to give Bayern their fifth Champions League/European Cup.

“Fans Without Borders” Spend €35bn Playing Away Each Season

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"Fans Without Borders" Spend €35bn Playing Away Each Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

To celebrate the 2012 UEFA Champions League final between Bayern Munich and CHelsea FC, UEFA sponsor Mastercard has conducted research into football fan behavior and unearthed some very interesting statistics on team following, spend and the increasing globalisation of football brands.

UEFA Champions League's Top 10 Goals

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The 2011-12 UEFA Champions League final is on Saturday, when either Bayern Munich or Chelsea will be crowned kings of Europe to mark the end of a memorable tournament. While either side might come up with spectacular highlights in the final match, Fox Soccer has compiled their top 10 goals from this season's competition so far.

Who will win the 2012 Champions League Final?

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This Saturday sees the culmination of the European football season - the UEFA Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Chelsea. Few would have predicted these two sides to meet in the final but what about predicting the winner? Are Chelsea's name on the cup? Will Bayern's home advantage count?

FOX Sports Announces US TV Plans for 2012 UEFA Champions League Coverage

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We already know that the 2011-12 UEFA Champions League Final between Chelsea and Bayern Munich will be televised live on the free-to-air FOX network on Saturday, May 19, 2012, but we learned more details today regarding coverage plans by FOX, ...

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Chelsea's USA tour adds stops in NYC, Miami as part of World Football Challenge

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Chelsea's tour of the United States has added confirmed dates in New York and Miami to the stops in Seattle and Philadelphia.

Major League Soccer announced on Monday that Chelsea will play Paris St. Germain at Yankee Stadium on July 22nd and AC Milan at Sun Life Stadium in Miami on July 28th.

Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich: Your Running Commentary

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The last piece of the UEFA Champions League final will fall into place at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, as Real Madrid host Bayern Munich in the second leg of their semifinal tie (2:45 p.m., FX).

The German side holds a 2-1 advantage after the first leg, with Mario Gomez' late goal accounting for the difference.

Mid-Day Ticker: Terry faces longer ban, Lazio dealt shock loss and more

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John Terry is already ineligible for the UEFA Champions League final. What remains to be seen is if he'll have to miss any time in European competitions next season.

Terry was given a straight red card for his knee to the back of Alexis Sanchez in the first half of Tuesday's 2-2 draw at Barcelona, and a UEFA panel will meet on May 31 to determine whether to increase the ban from the automatic one-game suspension.

UEFA Champions League: Bayern Munich aim to hold off Real Madrid

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By JOHN BOSCHINI

Either Bayern Munich will be hosting the UEFA Champions League final, or Jose Mourinho will be bringing another team to Europe's grandest stage. One way or another, it's all on the line in Spain's capital city on Wednesday.

Bayern Munich take a 2-1 lead over Real Madrid back to Estadio Santiago Bernabeu for the second leg of their Champions League semifinal.

Lamps: “This is our finest hour”

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Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has hailed his side's performance last night as one of the finest he has ever seen and believes that the Blues' unbreakable spirit triumphed over Barcelona's beautiful football.

The Blues dramatically surrendered their 1-0 first-leg advantage within eight first-half minutes as Sergio Busquets and Andres Iniesta struck either side of John Terry's infamous sending off.

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Where to find Atletico Madrid-Real Madrid on US TV and Internet; 10am ET kickoff today

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Today's La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid is being televised live and exclusively on beIN SPORTS and DishWorld.

After watching the derby between Arsenal and Spurs, why not watch the Madrid derby followed by the Merseyside derby for a trio of must-see matches?!

First place Real Madrid will travel across the city to third place Atletico Madrid for what promises to be a mouthwatering clash between two of the best teams in Europe.

Where to find Atletico Madrid-Real Madrid on US TV and Internet; 10am ET kickoff today

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Today's La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid is being televised live and exclusively on beIN SPORTS and DishWorld.

After watching the derby between Arsenal and Spurs, why not watch the Madrid derby followed by the Merseyside derby for a trio of must-see matches?!

First place Real Madrid will travel across the city to third place Atletico Madrid for what promises to be a mouthwatering clash between two of the best teams in Europe.

Borussia Dortmund

Dortmund Showing That There’s Life After Gotze, But Can Aubameyang And Mkhitaryan Fire Them To Glory?

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Losing in the Champions League final is always something of a body blow. It's even worse when you're beaten by a domestic rival. And when that team has already snaffled your best player too? Well, that's just piling on the misery.

Of course, this unfortunate series of events occurred in the final weeks of Borussia Dortmund's season.

Franck Ribery Wins UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

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UEFA have named Bayern Munich midfielder Franck Ribery as the recipient of the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for 2013.

Ribery, who was instrumental in helping Bayern Munich win the 2012-13 UEFA Champions League final, beat Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the hotly contested honor.

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

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By JUSTIN FERGUSON

Before the Gold Cup Final in Chicago takes center stage on Sunday, fans can get their soccer fix on Saturday with some high-quality matchups in Europe and Liga MX.

The most prestigious of the day's matches will be in Germany, where Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund square off for their country's Super Cup.

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Anticipation Building for Manchester City-Chelsea Friendly In New York

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The suspense for the two Manchester City-Chelsea friendlies, where the Premier League clubs will play each other twice in the United States after this season ends, is increasing substantiallyespecially since the games may feature a brand-new City manager (if reports of Roberto Mancini getting sacked this week are true).

Gus Johnson Hosts Champions League Final Preview Alongside Alan Shearer

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Controversial announcer Gus Johnson will host a 30-minute show after today's FA Cup Final alongside Alan Shearer. "The Road to Wembley," a special UEFA Champions League Final preview that relives the journey of Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund's path to the final, will be televised on the free-to-air FOX network at 2:30pm ET.

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Footy On The Telly June 2-9

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Ah June! That wonderful time of year when a Footy-Hungry world turns its eyes to World Cup Qualifying, some intriguing Friendlies, and the MLS - where there are more first-division footy fixtures televised than anywhere else in the world. Oh yeah, and that little club tournament where that Spanish team plays that Italian team.

Europa League Semifinals: Your Running Commentary

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The UEFA Champions League final is officially set, and on Thursday, the two finalists for the UEFA Europa League will be determined in a pair of semifinal second legs.

After earning a narrow 1-0 win over Celta Vigo in the opening leg of their semifinal clash, Manchester United returns home to Old Trafford as they look to seal advancement past the Spanish side.