Veterans pace the Blues
Didier Drogba, Petr Cech save their best for (the) last (moments)
At the outset of the 2011-12 Champions League, few foresaw this matchup as the final. Bayern Munich, runners-up in the Bundesliga, versus Chelsea, which mustered a sixth-place finish in the Premier League. It was the equivalent of attending a hot-ticket show on Broadway only to find two understudies filling the starring roles.
True to form, the first 45 minutes were such a clumsy affair, the haircuts were in danger of overshadowing the football. Salomon Kalou and his arachnophile ...
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