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Weekly Football Phrase – The last four
This week’s football expression is ‘the last four‘ which refers to the remaining four teams in a competition – the four teams that have reached the semi-final stage. Barcelona failed to reach the last four of the Champions League for the first time in seven years last week after their defeat against Atletico Madrid. This season’s Champions League semi-final draw sees Bayern Munich take on Real Madrid and Chelsea play Atletico Madrid – a very strong last four indeed. The last four .
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