Chelsea must find a way past five-time winners Barcelona in the last 16 of the Champions League, while Tottenham face a tricky tie against last season’s runners-up Juventus. Antonio Conte’s side finished second in their group behind Roma and their reward is a tie against La Liga’s leaders, with the first leg taking place at
Neither Harry Kane nor Tottenham fear anyone in the Champions League ahead of Monday’s last-16 draw. Bring on the best. That is the message from star forward Harry Kane as Tottenham await their Champions League fate. The draw for the Champions League round of 16 takes place in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday – Spurs progressing
Benjamin Mendy said he will be reunited with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola in the Champions League semi-finals as he continues to recover from an anterior cruciate ligament injury. France international left-back Mendy ruptured the ACL in his right knee during City’s 5-0 Premier League rout of Crystal Palace last month. The 23-year-old had only
Manchester United face a tough return to the Champions League this season after being drawn with Benfica, Basel and CSKA Moscow, according to Jose Mourinho. United’s Europa League triumph in Stockholm in June secured their path to the group phase of Europe’s elite club competition for the first time since 2015. The early Premier League
Arsenal set an unwanted record during their embarrassing 5-1 Champions League loss to Bayern Munich on Wednesday. The Premier League outfit became the first English club to concede 200 goals in Europe’s premier club competition. A Thiago Alcantara brace and goals from Arjen Robben, Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller saw Bayern to their huge win
Cristiano Ronaldo has set a new personal best for assists in a single Champions League campaign with Real Madrid. The 32-year-old forward set up Toni Kroos for the holders’ second in their 3-1 last-16 first-leg win over Napoli at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. Ronaldo, who showed brilliant skill and a turn of pace to
Real Madrid came from behind to seize control of their Champions League last-16 tie with Napoli with a 3-1 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. Goals from Karim Benzema, Toni Kroos and Casemiro gave the holders an important advantage to take back to Italy after Lorenzo Insigne’s sensational opening goal had put Napoli ahead.
Bayern Munich effectively guaranteed themselves a place in the Champions League quarter-finals and left Arsenal facing the prospect of another early exit from the knockout stages of European competition after the Bundesliga title-holders romped to a second 5-1 thrashing in successive seasons over the Gunners at Allianz Arena on Wednesday.’ Carlo Ancelotti’s hosts led through
Gareth Bale has been left out of the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Napoli. The Wales star returned to team training over the weekend but head coach Zinedine Zidane has decided the first leg of the round-of-16 tie has come too soon for him to play a part. Toni Kroos has
Paris Saint-Germain boss Unai Emery says first place in Champions League Group A has always been top priority for the club in the early part of their season. ery Victory at home to Ludogorets on Tuesday will ensure PSG finish in first position and play against a runner-up from another pool in the last 16.