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UEFA Champions League

Raheem Sterling Penalty: Worst Penalty Decision Ever?

Was it the worst penalty decision ever? Probably. On Wednesday night, Raheem Sterling became – to our knowledge – the first footballer to be fouled by his own toe. Through on goal with his side 1-0 up in their Champions League tie against Shakhtar…

8th November 2018

Man United Scored Two Late Goals To Beat Juventus in Turin

Manchester United stunned Juventus with two goals in the final five minutes to beat the Italian champions in Turin and give themselves a good chance of qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages. Juan Mata curled in a free-kick with five minutes to go,…

8th November 2018

Sancho Scores As Borussia Dortmund Thrash Atletico Madrid 4 – 0

England international Jadon Sancho scored his first Champions League goal as Borussia Dortmund recorded an impressive win over Atletico Madrid. The teenager scored Dortmund’s third with a simple tap-in after goals from Axel Witsel and Raphael Guerreiro. Guerreiro then made it 4-0 after capitalising…

25th October 2018

Mohamed Salah Scored Twice As Liverpool Beat Red Star

Mohamed Salah scored twice to reach a half-century of Liverpool goals in a comfortable victory over Red Star Belgrade, as the Reds went top of Champions League Group C. It was a dominant display from the hosts, Roberto Firmino firing in Andy Robertson’s cut-back…

24th October 2018

Messi Inspires Barca in Thrilling Win Over Tottenham At Wembley

Lionel Messi produced a Wembley masterpiece to condemn Tottenham to their second successive Champions League defeat as they were beaten by Barcelona at Wembley. Messi was the magnificent orchestrator behind a superb attacking display from the Catalans that eventually proved too much for spirited…

4th October 2018

Manchester City Suffer Shock Opening Champions League Loss At Home To Lyon

Manchester City’s Champions League campaign got off to a poor start as the Premier League champions suffered a surprise defeat against Lyon at the Etihad Stadium. Maxwel Cornet drilled the French visitors ahead after Fabian Delph failed to cut out Nabil Fekir’s cross. City,…

20th September 2018

#UCL – Tearful Ronaldo Sent Off As Juventus Beat Valencia

A tearful Cristiano Ronaldo was controversially sent off as Juventus claimed a hard-fought win at Valencia. The Portuguese forward, making his Champions League debut for Juve, appeared to grab Valencia defender Jeison Murillo’s hair as they tangled off the ball midway through the first…

20th September 2018

#UCL – Bale, Isco & Mariano Scores As Real Madrid Dominate Roma

Real Madrid got their Champions League defence off to a winning start thanks to a comfortable victory over Roma. The Spanish side, looking to win the tournament for the fourth year in a row, dominated but were frustrated until Isco curled home from 25…

20th September 2018

Inter Milan Stun Tottenham With Two Late Goals

Late goals from Mauro Icardi and Matias Vecino stunned Tottenham as Inter Milan celebrated their return to the Champions League with a dramatic Group B win. Christian Eriksen’s deflected strike earlier in the second half looked to have been decisive for Spurs, who stepped…

18th September 2018

Lionel Messi Scores Hat-trick As Barcenola Beat PSV

Lionel Messi scored his 48th career hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven in their opening Champions League group game. Barca’s captain curled home a stunning free-kick to open the scoring before Luis Suarez’s clever 20-yard lob hit the crossbar. The impressive Ousmane…

18th September 2018

Firmino Strike Sees Liverpool Win Five-Goal Thriller With PSG

Substitute Roberto Firmino scored a dramatic stoppage-time winner as Liverpool beat Paris St-Germain in a five-goal Champions League thriller at Anfield. Daniel Sturridge’s header and James Milner’s penalty had given Jurgen Klopp’s side a commanding 2-0 lead over the French champions in Group C.…

18th September 2018

Uefa Champions League Semi-Final Draw in Full

Loading... Liverpool have been drawn against AS Roma in the semi-finals of the Champions League. The Reds came through an all-Premier League quarter-final against Manchester City, winning the first leg 3-0 at Anfield and the second 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night.…

13th April 2018

UEFA Champions League: Ronaldo Breaks Record With Goal Against Juventus

Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has broken yet another record with his first goal in their Champions League quarter-final clash with Juventus on Tuesday. Some poor defending from Juve in only the 3rd minute allowed Isco acres of space on the left flank and…

3rd April 2018

Neymar Out of Real Madrid Clash After Suffering Broken Metatarsal

Loading... Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar Jnr., has suffered a fractured metatarsal and a sprained ankle, the club has confirmed. The injury which he picked up during their 3-0 win over Marseille, will see Neymar miss next week’s Champions League clash with Real Madrid. The…

27th February 2018

UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Full Draw

Loading... The draw for the last 16 of the 2017/18 Champions League has been made – and handed Tottenham and Chelsea particularly unwelcome picks. Spurs’ reward for claiming the most points of any team in the group stage is a tough tussle with Juventus,…

11th December 2017

Manchester United vs Basel: Mourinho Blasts Players Over “PlayStation Football”

Loading... Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has criticized his players for showing off “PlayStation football” against Basel, despite a 3-0 win in their first Champions League fixture on Tuesday. United secured a comfortable win with goals from Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford.…

13th September 2017

UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw [Full Fixtures]

Champions Real Madrid will face Tottenham Hotspur  in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League. Spurs have been drawn in Group H alongside Spanish side Real, German giants Borussia Dortmund and Apoel. The draw pits Spurs against Wales winger Gareth Bale, who left…

24th August 2017