Weekend Champions League Games Planned

Champions League matches could be played at weekends from 2021. The idea is one of several being discussed by European governing body Uefa as it looks to maximise interest in its flagship club competition. Change to the Champions League schedule would not happen for at least five years because

Ronaldo: Hat-trick Answers Critics

Cristiano Ronaldo hit back at his critics after his 35th career hat-trick helped Real Madrid reach the semi-finals of the Champions League. Real overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit to beat Wolfsburg 3-2 on Tuesday. In February, the Portuguese forward walked out of a Champions League news conference after being questioned about

Pellegrini: Man City-PSG Tie Still Open

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has warned his side that there is still a lot of work to do in their Champions League quarterfinal tie against Paris Saint-Germain despite the Citizens scoring two away goals. Belgian Kevin de Bruyne gave City a 38th minute lead in Paris with a

Zidane: Clasico Impacted Wolfsburg Display

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane believes that his side's output in the hard-fought victory over Barcelona in La Liga might have played a part in his side's Champions League defeat to Wolfsburg on Wednesday. First half goals from Ricardo Rodriguez and Max Arnold gave the Bundesliga side a surprising win

Torres Takes Atletico Defeat Responsibility

Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres turned villain from hero after he scored the opener but was then sent off in their 2-1 loss away to Barcelona in their Champions League quarter-final tie. Torres gave Atletico the lead at Camp Nou in the 25th minute but then received two yellow cards

UEL: Liverpool, Dortmund Sail to Quarters

Philippe Coutinho's brilliant solo goal killed Manchester United's hopes of a Europa League comeback and sent Liverpool into the last eight in comfort after a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford. Jurgen Klopp's side were protecting a two-goal lead from the first leg at Anfield but Anthony Martial's 32nd-minute penalty offered United

BPL’s Fourth Champions League Spot Safe

The Premier League now cannot lose their fourth Champions League spot for the 2017/18 season following Juventus' exit from Europe. Juventus' elimination after the 6-4 aggregate defeat by Bayern Munich on Wednesday night means Italy have one club left in Europe in the form of Lazio, while England have Manchester

UCL Review: Man City, Atletico Reach Last 8

Manchester City reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League for the first time despite a lethargic second leg goalless draw against Dynamo Kiev. City, 3-1 up from the first leg, were in control of the tie but lost centre-backs Vincent Kompany and Nicolas Otamendi to injury early on. In

UCL: PSG Knock Out Chelsea, Benfica Advance

Chelsea's Champions League hopes were ended by Paris St-Germain at the last-16 stage once more as Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired the French champions to a 2-1 victory at Stamford Bridge. PSG built on their 2-1 lead from the first leg when Ibrahimovic crossed perfectly for Adrien Rabiot to score from