Football Language Podcast – El Clásico 2020: Some huge games this week, with el Clásico in La Liga, Juventus versus Inter in Italy, the League Cup final in England and the ‘derby’ between Brighton and Hove Albion and Crystal Palace! In this show we discuss the football language phrase ‘under the cosh’, as well as some of the news from the football world this week, including some of the Champions League games that took place. There’s also a football language quiz question and some predictions at the end of the show.
Football Language Resources: El Clasico – We have been publishing football language posts on languagecaster since 2006 and in that time we have featured Real Madrid versus Barcelona on numerous occasions so in this post we bring together some of these posts which can act as a resource for learners and teachers of English.
Languagecaster Predictions – 2020 Carabao Cup Final and el Clasico: The first piece of silverware – a trophy – is up for grabs this weekend in England when Manchester City take on relegation-threatened Aston Villa at Wembley Stadium. It should be an easy victory for City who are fresh from defeating Real Madrid in Spain in their Champions League last-16 first leg match but we all know that the cup is special and form can go out the window.
This week, we feature the Rome derby, as Lazio take on Roma, and Liverpool hosting Tottenham, el Clasico and more.
Listening Practice: 2015 El Clásico: Three Things to Watch out for
This week we feature some huge matches from England, Greece, France and Germany and of course the first El Clásico of the season.
Some huge matches this week. Another big London derby sees Arsenal take on Chelsea while in Spain we have el Clásico. Next Wednesday sees two huge derbies: Manchester City take on Manchester United and Schalke play Dortmund in the Ruhr derby.
Some really huge matches this weekend in languagecaster’s predictions, including El Clásico in Spain, a top-of-the table clash in France and the Milan derby.
n this week’s review of the footballing action, we take a look back at the first El Clásico of the season, wonder what has happened to Bolton and hear about a clash in the Ajax boardroom.
2011 Champions League Semi-Final: This week languagecaster previews the semi-finals of the Champions League and attempts to predict the finalists at Wembley in May.
How much do you think you know about the big game between Real Madrid and Barcelona? Take our El Clásico Quiz to find out.
not an English word per se but it is to do with football and it is very, very topical. ‘Manita’ is a Spanish phrase meaning ‘little hand’ and is used when one team thrashes another by a 5-0 scoreline
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions On this week’s predictions we turn our eyes to Brazil and the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, as well as El Clásico in La Liga. Languagecaster’s Damian and Damon will also be hoping they have bragging rights next week as their teams – Spurs and Liverpool – clash in the Premier League. […]
Our first trip to Mexico this season sees us try and predict the outcome of el clasico. We also focus on two derbies – one each in England and Italy – and top of the table clashes in the Premier League and the Bundesliga, while also popping in for a look at Argentina. [TABLE=99]