3 out of 4 ain’t bad.

May 2, 2008

With Manchester United clinching a place in the Champions League final on Tuesday, and Chelsea joining them on Wednesday night, it was UEFA cup night last night.
Zenit St Petersburg defied the odds to beat Bayern Munich in the early kick-off (with a 4-0 home thrashing to boot). And then Rangers managed to defy the odds themselves and produce another heroic defensive display, and beat Fiorentina on penalties to make it three out of the four finalists are from Britain.

So in less than 2 weeks, Rangers and Zenit go head to head at the City of Manchester stadium (on Wednesday 14th May). Then a week later Chelsea and Manchester United go to Moscow (that should be good for the world’s carbon footprint).
It also means quite a heavy schedule for Rangers as they still have 8 games to play in 3 weeks. Still, bring them on…

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