World Football Update - Oct 22nd 2012
Its the last Rapids home game of 2012 this weekend!
Jon Forget
Oct 22nd 2012
World Football Update - Oct 22nd 2012
Feature Matches
 
Champions League match day 3 kicks off this weeks football, with both UEFA and CONCACAF matches Tuesday and Wednesday. Tuesdays feature matches includeBarcelona v Celtic, Manchester United v Sporting Braga,Shakhtar v Chelsea, and Lille v Bayern Munich. We are offering our mild yellow curry on special for only $7.50 during the day, and our spicy Vindaloo for $8.99 in the evening. Wednesdays feature matches includeArsenal v Schalke, Borussia Dortmund v Real Madrid, Ajax v Manchester City, and Malaga v AC Milan. The Champions League Group stage battle is heating up, and with the conclusion of Match day 3 there will be a clear picture of which Clubs are likely to emerge, and who will be on the verge of elimination.
 
This is the last week of the MLS regular season, and although the playoff teams have been decided, there are still a few battles for position occurring.Sporting K.C. can lock the top spot in the East with a win Wednesday againstPhiladelphia. D.C. United and Chicago face off directly to decide the second seed in the East, with a 2pm kick off on Saturday.New York Red Bulls could move as far up as second seed, or drop as low as fifth, depending on the outcome of their clash with Philly Saturday morning. In the West it is Seattle and Salt Lake that are still battling for position, with each slated to play another Western Conference opponent this weekend. Our Colorado Rapids host their final match of 2012, against the playoff bound Houston Dynamo. The Dynamo will be keen to get out of the fifth seed in the East, while the Rapids will look to end on a positive note at home. Buses will be shuttling from both the Bulldog and Three Lions, so make your reservations early, and support our hometown lads in their final match of 2012! (www.bulldogsupporters.com)
 
On the weekend we have a full day of Club Football on Saturday, with the likes of Arsenal, Manchester City, Fulham,Barcelona, AC Milan and the Colorado Rapids taking to the pitch. We finish our game week with a Super Sunday. The Merseyside Derby between Everton and Liverpool, kicks off the days events. This match is a prelude to our match of the week, pitting undefeated Chelsea against perennial powerhouse Manchester United. This clash kicks off at 9am, and falls directly into our weekend Football Happy Hour! Other Clubs in action on the day include Real Madrid, Roma, Seattle, and the L.A. Galaxy.
 
On the Horizon
 
Midweek brings us the League Cup in England, including Chelsea v Manchester United for the second time in a week.MLS Playoffs will commence on Halloween night, and carry on into the weekend.Arsenal faces Manchester United in League play early Saturday morning, and Liverpool take on Newcastle in next Sundays feature match.
 
This Weeks Football
 
Monday October 22nd
Sevilla v Mallorca 1:30pm (La Liga)
 
Tuesday October 23rd
Spartak Moscow v Benfica 10am (UEFA Champions League)
Barcelona v Celtic 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Lille v Bayern Munich 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Manchester United v Sporting Braga 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Shaktar D. v Chelsea 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Galatasaray v Cluj 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Bate v Valencia 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Nordsjaelland v Juventus 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Houston v Olimpia 6pm (CONCACAF Champions League)
Salt Lake v Herediano 8pm (CONCACAF Champions League)
 
Wednesday October 24th
Zenit v Anderlecht 10am (UEFA Champions League)
Arsenal v Schalke 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Porto v Dynamo K. 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Malaga v AC Milan 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Ajax v Manchester City 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Borussia Dortmund v Real Madrid 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
D. Zagreb v Paris St. Germain 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Montpellier v Olympiakos 12:45pm (UEFA Champions League)
Santos Laguna v Toronto 6pm (CONCACAF Champions League)
Sporting K.C. v Philadelphia 6:30pm (MLS)
Seattle v Marathon 8pm (CONCACAF Champions League)
 
Thursday October 25th
Maribor v Tottenham 11am (Europa League)
Lazio v Panathanaikos 11am (Europa League)
Inter milan v Partizan Belgrade 11am (Europa League)
Newcastle v Brugge 1pm (Europa League)
Liverpool v Anzhi 1pm (Europa League)
B. Mgladbach v Marseille 1pm (Europa League)
Atletico Madrid v Academica 1pm (Europa League)
Isidro Metapan v L.A. Galaxy 8pm (CONCACAF Champions League)
 
Friday October 26th
Augsburg v Hamburger 12:30pm (Bundesliga)
Motherwell v Hibernian 12:30pm (SPL)
St. Etienne v Rennes 12:45pm (Ligue 1)
 
Saturday October 27th
Aston Villa v Norwich 5:45am (EPL)
Reading v Fulham 8am (EPL)
Arsenal v Queens Park Rangers 8am (EPL)
Real betis v Valencia 10am (La Liga)
Manchester City v Swansea 10:30am (EPL)
Philadelphia v New York 11am (MLS)
Celta Vigo v Deportivo 12pm (La Liga)
Montreal v New England 12pm (MLS)
Nancy v Paris St. Germain 12pm (Ligue 1)
Wigan v West Ham 12:30pm (EPL Tape Delay)
AC Milan v Genoa 12:45pm (Serie A)
R. Vallecano v Barcelona 2pm (La Liga)
Chicago v D.C. United 2pm (MLS)
Portland v San Jose 4:30pm (MLS)
Salt Lake v Vancouver 6pm (MLS)
Colorado v Houston 7pm (MLS Home Game Bus Trip/Tailgate)
 
Sunday October 28th
Everton v Liverpool 7:30pm (EPL)
Southampton v Tottenham 9am (EPL)
Chelsea v Manchester United 10am (EPL)
Newcastle v West Brom 12pm (EPL Tape Delay)
Roma v Udinese 1:45pm (Serie A)
Mallorca v Real Madrid 2:30pm (La Liga)
Columbus v Toronto 1pm (MLS)
Dallas v Chivas 4pm (MLS)
L.A. Galaxy v Seattle 6pm (MLS)
 
Halloween Night / MLS Playoffs: Wednesday the 31st of October, the Lions will be running some great specials including $3 Jager shots, $3 Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey, and $3 Weller Reserve 90 proof bourbon. Drop in to enjoy some spirits, and check out the first matches of the 2012 MLS Playoffs!
 
Late Night at the Lions: Join us late night at the Lions, as we have some terrific specials that kick in after 10pm. $3 Jim Beam, $3.50 Jameson & Ginger, $4 Pinnacle Vodka, and $4 Jagermeister are all available from 10pm til close seven days a week. These specials are in addition to our regular Happy Hour which runs from 10-12am, which includes all of our Well, Wine, and Draught. Cheers!
 
Formula 1: Sunday October 28th the F1 series returns with the Indian Grand Prix.
 
Scarf Wall: Thank you to everyone that made a contribution to our scarf wall!

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