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Harry Kane

Tottenham Striker Harry Kane ‘Ready’ For Champions League Final

Harry Kane has scored five goals in the Champions League this season Tottenham striker Harry Kane says he is “ready to go” after recovering from injury in time for Saturday’s Champions League final against Liverpool. Kane, 25, suffered “significant lateral ligament” damage to his…

28th May 2019
Fernando Llorente

Spurs Stun Man City On Away Goals in Modern Classic

Llorente’s goal was his eighth of the season Tottenham ended Manchester City’s quadruple bid as Fernando Llorente’s goal settled a see-sawing free-scoring Champions League quarter-final. The game began at a frantic pace with five goals inside 21 minutes as Raheem Sterling and Son Heung-Min…

17th April 2019
Sadio Mane

Easy Liverpool Win At Porto Sets Up Barcelona Semi-Final

Sadio Mane also scored a hat-trick for Liverpool at Porto in their last 16 meeting last season. Goals from Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah set Liverpool on their way to a thumping 6-1 aggregate win over Porto as they eased into the Champions League…

17th April 2019
Matthijs de Ligt

Brilliant Ajax Win To Knock Out Juventus And End Ronaldo Run

Ajax are into the semi-finals of the Champions League for the first time since 1997 Ajax’s sensational Champions League run continued as teenage captain Matthijs de Ligt’s goal eliminated Juventus and secured their place in the semi-finals. Cristiano Ronaldo, a five-time winner of the…

16th April 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo Scores 125th Champions League Goal As Ajax And Juventus Draw

From the sectionChampions League 71 Sharethis page Cristiano Ronaldo’s 125th Champions League goal came 12 years to the day after his first one – when he scored for Manchester United in their 7-1 win over Roma Cristiano Ronaldo secured an away goal for Juventus…

11th April 2019
Luis Suarez celebrates

Shaw Own Goal Gives Barcelona Advantage Over Spirited Man Utd

Luis Suarez celebrates after his header is turned in by Luke Shaw Manchester United must produce another unlikely Champions League comeback to keep their hopes alive after Barcelona left Old Trafford with a slender advantage following the quarter-final first leg. Barcelona, with superstar Lionel…

11th April 2019
Roberto Firmino

UEFA Champions League: Liverpool Take Control Against Porto

Since the start of last season, only Cristiano Ronaldo has been directly involved in more goals in the Champions League than Roberto Firmino Liverpool took command of their Champions League quarter-final with Porto thanks to two first-half goals in the first leg at Anfield.…

9th April 2019
Neymar

UEFA Champions League: Neymar Charged For Comments After Loss To Man Utd

Neymar (left) missed both legs of the Manchester United tie with injury Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been charged with making “insulting acts against a match official” following his comments on social media about the Champions League tie with Manchester United. The 27-year-old called…

23rd March 2019
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero celebrating

Man City Thrash Schalke 7-0 To Qualify

Manchester City thrashed Schalke in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie to confirm their passage to the quarter-finals. Sergio Aguero opened the scoring from the spot and added a second three minutes later when Raheem Sterling’s backheel set him up from…

12th March 2019

Ronaldo Hat-trick Overturns Two-goal Deficit To Send Juventus Through

Cristiano Ronaldo once again underlined his worth in Europe’s elite competition as his hat-trick overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit against Atletico Madrid to send Juventus into the Champions League last eight. Ronaldo, looking for his sixth winners’ medal, was the focal point of many…

12th March 2019
Cantona, Ferguson and Solskjaer

Man Utd Beat PSG: Reaction To Historic Champions League Night in Paris

Three legends of the club, Eric Cantona, Sir Alex Ferguson and Solskjaer, celebrated victory together If you were in any doubt as to how much Manchester United’s Champions League victory over Paris-St Germain meant to the club, the image of three legends celebrating in…

7th March 2019
Marcus Rashford scores for Manchester United

UCL: Man Utd Stun PSG To Reach Quarter-Finals After Injury-Time VAR Penalty

Rashford had never previously taken a penalty in a competitive game for Manchester United Marcus Rashford scored a nerveless injury-time penalty as Manchester United staged an incredible comeback to beat Paris St-Germain on away goals and reach the Champions League quarter-finals. Rashford thumped home…

7th March 2019
Harry Kane

Kane Goal Helps Spurs Ease Past Dortmund And Into The Last Eight

Tottenham eased past Borussia Dortmund to reach the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time since 2011 as Harry Kane became the club’s top scorer in European competition. Leading 3-0 from the first leg, Spurs were forced to survive a first-half barrage from the…

6th March 2019

Brilliant Ajax Stun Holders Real Madrid

Scintillating Ajax stunned 13-time European champions Real Madrid at the Bernabeu to progress from a Champions League knockout tie for the first time in 22 years. Trailing 2-1 from the first-leg, Erik ten Hag’s side stormed into an aggregate lead after just 18 minutes…

6th March 2019

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