UEFA Champions League
Klopp 'not over the moon' as Bayern frustrate Liverpool
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted an underwhelming 0-0 draw against old foes Bayern Munich on Tuesday was not what he "dreamed of", but remained...
Champions League: Liverpool to face Bayern in round 16
The UEFA Champions League last-16 draw held on Monday in Nyon delivered some fantastic matchups this season. Some of the biggest teams in Europe will face tough challenges to get to the next stage of the competition. Defending champions, Real Madrid, are paired with Ajax, while Premier League Champions, Manchester City will play against Schalke.…
Lyon reach Champions League last 16, Bayern top group
Lyon clinched the final Champions League last-16 place as Nabil Fekir's second-half strike grabbed a 1-1 draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in a snowy Kiev on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich pipped Ajax to top spot in Group E.
CSKA dumped out of Europe despite stunning win at Real Madrid
CSKA Moscow stunned a much-changed Real Madrid with a 3-0 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday, but still finished bottom of Champions League Group G as Viktoria Plzen beat Roma.
Ronaldo beats Messi to Champions League record
Juventus ace, Cristiano Ronaldo, has beaten longstanding rival Lionel Messi to become the first player to reach 100 wins in the Champions League. A goal by Mario Mandzukic on Tuesday was enough for Juventus to beat Valencia to qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League for the fifth year in a row, setting…
Clubs must have clear business plans, stable system to succeed, says Hoffenheim’s CEO
Hoffenheim is one of the Cinderella clubs in modern football. Based in a community of about 3,000 people, the club has risen within five years from the German...
Man City ‘safe’ as Man United face tough Italian trip
Man City and Man United resume their European campaigns this night with Jose Mourinho’s men tasked with a tough tie in Italy, reports independent.ie. City boss Pep Guardiola hailed his side’s sparkling 3-0 win against Shakhtar in the last round of Champions League matches as the best performance his side had produced during his reign…
‘Hoffenheim have shown they belong in the Champions League’
Hoffenheim were among the pleasant surprises of last season’s German Bundesliga in which they played so well that they qualified for the UEFA Champions League for the first time in their history.
Borussia Dortmund put four past Atletico Madrid, Barca, Liverpool also win
Jadon Sancho scored his first ever Champions League goal as Borussia Dortmund scored four to emphatically put away Atletico Madrid.