Posts Tagged "Gamba Osaka"

Match Of The (Mid)Week: Gamba Osaka 3-5 Manchester United

By on Dec 18, 2008 in Latest | 0 comments

This site is a champion of the FIFA World Club Cup, but it’s important to make a differentiation at this point. This site is emphatically not in favour of its current format, which is hopelessly lop-sided and, in their over-enthusiasm to not be too inconvenient to the big European clubs, FIFA have created a competition which is neither flesh nor fowl. The...

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Gamba Osaka vs Manchester United – A Public Service Announcement

By on Dec 17, 2008 in Latest | 0 comments

Thank you to those of you that have emailed me regarding tomorrow’s FIFA World Club Cup semi-final between Gamba Osaka and Manchester United. Just to confirm, the match is being shown live on British television, on Channel Five. Kick-off is at 10.30 am, and the programme starts at 10.20. So far as I am aware, the final will be shown on Channel Five on Sunday...

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The FIFA World Club Cup 2008 (Part Two)

By on Dec 11, 2008 in Latest | 5 comments

As promised last night, here’s the second half of our look at the competitors in this year’s FIFA World Club Cup, starting with the representatives from the host nation, Japan. Host Nation Representatives: Gamba Osaka (Japan) Who Are They, Then? Gamba Osaka are one of just six clubs never to have been relegated from the J-League since it began in 1992....

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