This week’s main listening report is from our 2012 Archives. It focuses on an often overlooked position in the team, the goalkeeper.
Congratulations to Bayern for winning their fifth European Cup/Champions League title after defeating Dortmund 2-1 at Wembley.
This week, we spotlight the Liverpool stalwart Jamie Carragher, who is hanging up his boots this Sunday in a final league game against Queens Park Rangers.
5 Great Wembley FA Cup Finals: On this week’s main listening report we preview the FA Cup final by taking a look back at five of the most memorable finals to have taken place at Wembley Stadium.
This week’s main report takes a look at one of the most famous rivalries in English football – the Merseyside Derby.
On this report we feature some of the language Damian and Damon use when describing football predictions.
This week’s main report discusses some of the language of referees.
This week sees the first legs of the Champions League quarter-finals taking place. This year sees three Spanish sides, two from Germany and one from France, Turkey and Italy – that’s right, none from England – all battling to make the final that takes place at Wembley in May.
On this week’s main report, we look at three of the common injuries footballers suffer and the language of injuries.
Last week, we looked at the language of scoring goals and this week we continue, but we focus on how to describe setting up the goal.
On this week’s main report, look at some of last weekend’s articles from the respected Guardian newspaper in the UK to show the ways journalists and fans describe how goals are scored.
It is the final of the League Cup this weekend so on this week’s main report we take a look at the third trophy of English football: The League Cup.
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The 2012-13 Champions League knock-out stage starts next week with 16 teams battling it out to try and reach the final that takes place on 25th May at Wembley Stadium. The two-legged ties promise to be mouth-watering affairs and so on this week’s main football report the languagecaster team looks ahead to some top European club action.
A transfer is when a footballer moves from one club to another and this can come about in two ways: either the club decides to sell the player or the player chooses to leave the club. On this week’s main listening report we look at language related to football transfers.
On this week’s main listening report we look at some of the language of the FA Cup.
This weekend sees the start of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations that takes place in South Africa. On this week’s main listening report the languagecaster team previews the four groups and even dares to make a prediction.
Is it OK to ‘bend the rules’ in football; Is it ever OK to cheat? This week’s main report discusses what cheating in football.
On this week’s main report we look at the tradition of playing football on the 26th of December – Boxing Day.
The hard men of football: On this week’s main report we continue our look at the various positions on the pitch by focusing on the tough guys – the hard men.
2012-13 Champions League Preview: This season‘s Champions League has just kicked-off and so on this week’s listening report, complete with worksheet, the languagecaster team preview the group stages of Europe’s biggest club competition.
This is languagecaster’s second main listening report of the 2012/13 season, and Damon looks ahead at his team, Liverpool’s, season.