Monday May 20, 2013
The worst kept secret in soccer was confirmed on Monday night when Real Madrid president Florentino Perez told a press conference that Jose Mourinho would be leaving his post at the end of the season.
The second worst kept secret in soccer, that Mournho will return to former club Chelsea, moved a step closer to fruition with this confirmation.
Sunday May 19, 2013
David Beckham was in tears as he said goodbye to the Parc des Princes after a vintage display for Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday.
Coach Carlo Ancelotti handed Beckham the captain's armband and the 38-year-old, who will retire at the end of the season, produced a memorable performance, which included an assist for Blaise Matuidi in the 3-1 win over Brest.
Thursday May 16, 2013
Rafael Benitez won the sixth major trophy of his managerial career on Wednesday night when he led Chelsea to the Europa League.
The Spaniard can be a prickly character at times, and is despised by a significant section of the Chelsea support after his fall-out with Jose Mourinho when in charge of Liverpool, but his record vindicates his methods.
Thursday May 9, 2013
Manchester City and Wigan play out the FA Cup final on Saturday, with the respective sides at contrasting ends of the Premier League table.
Roberto Mancini's men will look to win the game to salvage some silverware from an otherwise disappointing campaign, while the Latics are right in the relegation mire and could well be playing Championship football next term.