The Champions League knockout stage made for interesting watching in midweek. It only seems like yesterday since I was hearing English football fans or journalists saying that the Spanish La Liga was a poor competition these days. And yet up pop Real Madrid to outplay Liverpool, beating them 3-1. Granted, Liverpool have been a shadow of their former selves this season due to multiple injuries. But they were swept aside by Real Madrid who could yet win another Champions League for manager Zinedine Zidane. The both teams to score bet paid out for myself and some of you.
Likewise . . .
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