Friday, March 13, 2009


Bayern Muenchen will have to confirm the pre-season tournament in the summer later. The tournament was named the Audi Cup will be held at the proud Bayern stadium, Allianz Arena.
The tournament is planned to be held for two days, namely on 29 and 30 July. Elimination round will be held on July 29th and final round will take place on the next day.

As many as four teams will fight in the Audi Cup, the champion survived the Premier League and Champions League 2007-08 season, Manchester United, AC Milan, representatives from Argentina, Boca Juniors and of course the host Bayern.

Boca will be against MU and Bayern will be against Milan on 29 July. Final round will take place on the next day. When the fourth among the team who have failed to go to the final round, then both teams will go through the losers round play-off champion to snatch third.

"We are very proud of the Audi Cup tournament in Muenchen this can attract attention from the fourth team," said Chairman of Audi AG, Rupert Stadler.

"The tournament was held to celebrate 100 years of the Audi brand cars," he said.

Gennaro Gattuso, Wes Brown, and Willy Sagnol be representative of their salty gklub when the tournament is announced at the ceremony at the Geneva motor show. (Adek / Photo: Dok.SOCCER)

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Manchester City wants to bring David Villa presumably encountered steep road. Recently, the citadel of Valencia began to determine the price very high for Villa, believe 100 million euros, or Rp 1.5 triliyun.

Unilateral decision of the management of El Che make this clear entrenchment City will begin the dither. Although The Citizens now have reincarnate into a new rich club, but the price is still considered to be unduly high for Villa.

See less good indication of the career of its clients, agents Villa, Jose Luis Tamargo, meyatakan disappointment with the attitude the club. Himself believes that the steps taken Valencia will only hamper his chance to go from Villa Mestalla.

"Steps taken by Fernando Gomez (vice president of Valencia-Red), it is not right. He is in the unilateral, and does not reflect my interests and my client," said Tamargo to the U.S.. "All is not running smoothly because the club is negotiating behind us. And, that aggravate, they do not discuss this with us. I alone know all this from the media."

That, the decision Valnecia determine the price for Villa made to pay the debt because of 75 million euros, or Rp1, before July 1 trillion later. Therefore, El Che Villa still possible to remove the limit before the end of it. (Irawan / Photo: dok.SOCCER)

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Sound hard given Arsène Wenger regulations in respect to "six plus five" being carried FIFA. According to Wenger's policy does not appreciate the teams dominated the UK.
Regulations require that a team filled with six local players and five foreign players in starting line-up was a threat to the big teams in the UK.

The four English teams to pass the round of eight Champions League, Arsenal, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and the average foreign players settled.

See that only put Liverpool Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher in the starting line-up the match in their midweek ago. Chelsea with Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole, Arsenal just insert the name of Gael Clichy. Only Man. United enter the name of the four in Wayne Rooney, Paul Scholes, Michael Carrick and Rio Ferdinand.

Fact is, of course, make Wenger sick. As the team's most "non-English", Wenger does not necessarily want to have a team total at this time changed by the new FIFA rules.

"I do not know why this must be stopped, this should be supported. This is the responsibility of FIFA to lift the quality of the game as possible and do not share the quality of the others, because it can cut off and their quality can not be developed further. To raise the quality of game, it is important to maintain what is there at this time, "said Wenger.

Wenger also took samples and David Beckham in the argument. "David Beckham for example. Competition best when playing with the best. See how Beckham really want to stand in Milan to play with the best players and it is for football made, To the best opportunity to measure themselves with the best," his him. (Airlangga / Photo: Dok.SOCCER)

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The reason behind FAILURE ITALIA

VICE President of AC Milan, Adriano Galliani assessing financial factors to be the main reason for the failure of the teams final Italian round of prestigious competitions, Champions League.
Fiorentina became the first representative of Italy failed. La Viola this step was also followed by three other Italian representatives. Inter Milan, Juventus and AS Roma, which simultaneously removed by three British representatives.

Compared with two other teams, Inter collapse seems to be the most news siphon attention. Become a successful leader while Klasemen Serie-A apparently not followed the success of the Inter conquered Manchester United. Inter was eventually defeated MU's 0-2 aggregate.

Galliani specifically point the economic crisis became the main reasons behind the failure of Italy shines in the Champions League. Italian team did not have a strong financial support, such as the UK teams.

"Team-Italian team failed because it caused the economic crisis. English clubs have their own stadium is always filled by a full audience at the tourney. From situlah they get a lot of money, "said Galliani to Radio Kiss Kiss.

"If we do not immediately find a solution on this problem, the positions of Italian soccer league as the third largest in Europe may be lost, and it will be a big disaster for us all," accuse him. (Adek / Photo: Dok.SOCCER)

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IN its time rival, Manchester United, decided to visit Indonesia, Korea, and China, Liverpool select routes to Thailand, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
In fact, The Reds coming to Thailand may have been ascertained by the Football Association of Thailand, Worawi Makudi. Scheduled, the top five Champions League titles that will be visited in the upcoming July 22.

However, there is still a problem that must be faced of the White Elephant to bring Steven Gerrard cs. Thailand hopes that Liverpool are willing to reduce the price to be paid to bring it.

"We hope they are willing to reduce the price we must pay," said Makudi as written Bangkok Post. "The economic situation our country is currently unstable. We hope that all can be completed before the end of this month."

During this time, in Asia, especially Southeast Asia is a potential area for the clubs home Premier league to plow profits. Coincidence, the biggest competition to support the Premier League is coming from Asia. (Irawan / Photo: dok.SOCCER)

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