Champions League draw in full

Real Madrid have been drawn against Inter Milan, Shakhtar Donetsk and Sheriff Tiraspol in this year's Champions League group stage. It is remarkably similar to last year's group, with Sheriff replacing the German side Borussia Mönchengladbach. Soccer Football - Chile Press Conference - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Saint Petersburg Stadium, St. Petersburg, Russia … Continue reading Champions League draw in full

Why UEFA moved Champions League final from Istanbul to Porto

The all-English Champions League final will be held in Porto with 12,000 fans from Chelsea and Manchester City, UEFA has confirmed. The May 29 showpiece was moved from Istanbul to the 50,000-capacity Estadio do Dragao after England imposed tougher pandemic travel restrictions on Turkey that would have prevented fans from flying in. “Fans have had … Continue reading Why UEFA moved Champions League final from Istanbul to Porto

Aguero to miss CL match against Real Madrid

Manchester City will be without forward Sergio Agüero when they welcome Real Madrid to the Etihad next month to resolve their Champions League Last 16 tie. Agüero, who underwent surgery last month to repair torn meniscus in his left knee, will not recover in time for the return leg in Manchester on Friday 7 August. … Continue reading Aguero to miss CL match against Real Madrid

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What Arturo Vidal thinks of the Champions League format

Arturo Vidal is convinced Barcelona can end the season with trophies. He spoke to FOX Sports about the state of play. "As the games follow each other quickly we have to take advantage as much as we can to get to the next game in the best way possible," said the Barca midfielder. "We can … Continue reading What Arturo Vidal thinks of the Champions League format

UEFA updates on Champions League

UEFA confirmed on Wednesday the new format for this season's Champions League: the quarterfinals, semifinals and final will all be played in Lisbon in August over one game. The four quarterfinals will be played on separate days, spread out between August 12th and August 15th, with the semifinals due to take place on August 18 … Continue reading UEFA updates on Champions League

Man City appeal their 2-year ban from Champions League

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) confirmed on Wednesday that Manchester City have officially appealed their two-year ban from the Champions League. UEFA announced last week that City would be banned from Europe for the next two seasons for Financial Fair Play breaches and for mis-leading them during their investigation. City, through CEO Ferran … Continue reading Man City appeal their 2-year ban from Champions League

Zidane: There’s a good reason for choosing Casemiro over Kroos and Ramos

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane spoke to the press ahead of his side's Champions League group stage match against Club Brugge. Real Madrid have already qualified for the last 16 of the competition in second place but with no chance of catching table-toppers PSG. Here's a Tuesday interview with Madrid head coach: Message for Real … Continue reading Zidane: There’s a good reason for choosing Casemiro over Kroos and Ramos

Arsenal fans are frustrated

Arsenal were able to salvage what would have been a totally disappointing outing on Saturday, having drawn 2-2 with Southampton in their Premier League fixture. Arsenal currently have 18 points from 13 EPL games, a result which falls below previous records in 1994-95 (19), 2012-13 (20), 2014-15 (20) and 2006-07 (22) seasons. The seeming lack of improvement has angered … Continue reading Arsenal fans are frustrated

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Champions League 2019/20: All the group stage fixtures

The 2019/20 UEFA Champions League group stage fixtures have been released: find out who plays who and when. Group stage All kick-off times 21:00 CET unless stated Matchday one Tuesday 17 September Group E: Napoli v Liverpool, Salzburg v Genk Group F: Inter v Slavia Praha (18:55 CET), Dortmund v Barcelona Group G: Lyon v Zenit (18:55 CET), Benfica v Leipzig … Continue reading Champions League 2019/20: All the group stage fixtures

Liverpool vs Tottenham: Everything you need to know about the 2019 UCL Finals

Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur FC are set to slug it out in tonight's Champions League final at the Wanda Metropolitano and both sides are set to win eye-popping prizes for their efforts. Liverpool secured their place in the finals after a stunning performance against Barcelona. Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum both scored twice to give … Continue reading Liverpool vs Tottenham: Everything you need to know about the 2019 UCL Finals