In this post on the language of football, we explain the meaning of ‘Super Cup’, which is a competition played between the winners of the Champions League and the Europa League.
This short football language post explains the meaning of ‘UEFA’.
This listening report is a shortened version of the regular weekly podcast. In this report we feature the European Super Cup.
In this languagecaster.com’s football language quiz we have 6 questions for you to answer on the winners and losers of some of the big competitions that took place between June and August 2013
I hope that Chelsea won’t get to the UEFA Champions League final because it would be the victory of speculative football against wonderful football. In these days, we all know where excessive speculation has taken us, to a big fallout. Don’t let Chelsea mess up such a beautiful game like Barça’s
pulsating Champions League tie, English clubs dominance in that competition, trouble in Malaysia, Manchester City and Luton all feature in this week’s Good, the Bad and the Ugly section of languagecaster’s football podcast. Click on the links below to find out more on all of these stories. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can be […]
[print_link] Champions League action dominates the news, but sending offs in Argentina, a new shirt for Manchester United and more fan violence all make this week’s Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Good Podolski scores It was good again for English clubs in the Champions League as all four representatives go through to the quarter […]
[print_link] Champions League action this week dominates the news, but there was also a bit of fighting on the football pitches of the world! Click on the links below to find out more on all of these stories. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can be found at the foot of the page. The Good […]
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Sao Paolo champions of Brazil
Here are some words and phrases you can hear on languagecaster’s Full Podcast’s Good, Bad and Ugly section – a review of the footballing news. For more English practice check out our worksheets, football glossary and English for football phrases as well as the Learners’ Podcast. UEFA: The European governing body of football (Michel Platini […]
Fightback against racism in Europe and World Cup shocks all feature on this week’s good, the bad and the ugly, our weekly review …
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The Good Premier League newcomers Hull continue to pick up points and remain in the top half of the table after five games. Last weekend they got a good result drawing with Everton to notch their eighth point of the season. Good news for the Tigers. Very good for the ‘Vs’ in La Liga: Valencia […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/learnerpod6_0809.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:58 — 4.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More The Champions League group games started this week and languagecaster takes a look at how teams from la Liga and the Premier League fared. For […]
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This week’s show looks back at Olympic gold for Argentina, a Champions League escape for Liverpool and a warning for Roma. Click on the links below to find out more on the stories that appear on this week’s show. The Good It was good for Argentina as they retained their Olympic title by defeating Nigeria […]
Premier League champions, UEFA Cup winners, relegation, the Copa Libertadores and violence in Manchester all feature on this week’s the good, the bad and the ugly. Good Manchester United win their 10th Premier League title and their 17th overall after beating Wigan 2-0 away. Ryan Giggs is the hero as he scores the crucial second […]
Fairly happy with the away point at Upton Park at the weekend despite the missed penalty from former star and current Hammer hate-figure, Jermaine Defoe in the last minute. Juande Ramos’ high pressure game is starting to bear fruit and with Berbatov playing in the hole we looked a good side.