Saturday, 21 May 2011
Can Manchester United do the Double
UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
28 May 2011
Manchester United beat Schalke 04 6-2 on agregate to get a chance to clinch their 4 European Cup and doing the double. United beat Schalke 04 2-1 away and hammered them 4-1 at the Stratford End.
Barcelona beat Real Madrid 3-1 on agregate after winning 2-0 at the Bernabou and drawing 1-1 at Nou Camp. Barcelona's win ended the 'Special One's' dream of winning the Champions League with three different teams.
Currently, Manchester United and Barcelona won their local league with both of them now eyeing for the double.Manchester United will have to forget their bad memories after losing to Bracelona 2-0 in the 2009 Chamapions League Final. The match will also mark Manchester United's first team goalkeeper, Edwin Van Der Sar's final game, for the Dutchman will be retirering from football at the age of 40.