The first test of Chan Yuen-ting's assignment as the first female coach in the Asian Champions League couldn't be much more difficult.
The Champions League round of 16 was opened by teams with a combined 24 European titles
Paris (AFP) – Manchester City avoided Europe’s heavyweights in the Champions League last-16 draw but Pep Guardiola’s side must instead beware of an in-form Monaco, the leading scorers in Europe’s top divisions this season. City hostShow More Summary
London (AFP) – Manchester City and Monaco go into Tuesday’s Champions League showdown each pinning their hopes on short, left-footed midfield creators from the Iberian peninsula who go by the name of Silva. Monaco’s Silva is Bernardo,...Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain missed the chance to eat into Monaco’s lead at the top of the French Ligue 1 table after being held to a 0-0 draw by Toulouse at the Parc des Princes on Sunday. At the same venue where they had blown...Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Villarreal kept their hopes of Champions League football next season alive as Samu Castillejo’s 93rd minute winner secured a vital 1-0 win at Real Sociedad on Sunday. Just a second win of 2017 moves sixth-placed Villarreal to within two points of Sociedad and six of Atletico Madrid in fourth. Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Atletico Madrid received a massive boost ahead of their Champions League last 16, first leg at Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday as goalkeeper Jan Oblak was included in Diego Simeone’s squad for the trip to Germany. The Slovenian...Show More Summary
Man City v Monaco Pep Guardiola faces his biggest match since joining Man City on Tuesday night as the Sky Blues take on AS Monaco in the Champions League. City come into the game following a 0-0 draw at Huddersfield in the FA Cup, while they’ve recently risen to second in the Premier League. Monaco, […]
Sevilla 2 – Eibar 0 On Wednesday evening, Sevilla host Leicester in the Champions League. Having done so well under Jorge Sampaoli and with Leicester in serious trouble of going down from the Premier League this season, Sevilla are strong favourites to win the Champions League tie. Sevilla also have ambitions in La Liga, the […]
Madrid (AFP) – Gareth Bale hopes three tough months on the sidelines will have their recompense by helping Real Madrid’s bid for La Liga and Champions League glory and Wales’ hopes of reaching the World Cup. Bale made an instant impact...Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – French Ligue 1 leaders Monaco had to come from behind to draw 1-1 away to Bastia on Friday in an unconvincing performance ahead of their impending Champions League showdown with Manchester City. Sadio Diallo had given the...Show More Summary
Perhaps with one eye on the Champions League, league leader Monaco dropped points in the title race after drawing 1-1 away to struggling Bastia on Friday
Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Juventus went 10 points clear at the top of Serie A on Friday with a 4-1 win over struggling Palermo in a perfectly-timed boost ahead of their Champions League trip to Porto next week. Former Palermo star PauloShow More Summary
Berlin (AFP) – Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez was on target twice as Bayer Leverkusen warmed up for their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid by winning 3-1 at Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Friday. Roger Schmidt’s side went in...Show More Summary
Barcelona have not given up on reaching the Champions League quarter-finals, says striker Luis Suarez.
Arsenal had a big match in the Champions League on Wednesday, which is another way of saying Arsenal were yet again monumentally embarrassed in a huge moment. Arsenal are also right about at the start of the end stretch of their season, which is another way of saying that Arsenal are already out of realistic… Read more...
Barcelona (AFP) – Barcelona striker Luis Suarez believes the Catalans can become the first side ever to overcome a four-goal first leg deficit in the Champions League when Paris Saint-Germain visit the Camp Nou on March 8. Barca were...Show More Summary
Barcelona should consider these PL managers as Luis Enrique's replacement in future - originally posted on Sportslens.com Barcelona’s 4–0 Champions League capitulation to Paris Saint-Germain earlier this week has pushed the club to a crisis. Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Still reeling from their humiliation at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona can’t afford a Champions League hangover as they return to La Liga action at home to Leganes on Sunday. Barca trail league leaders Real...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – German playmaker Mesut Ozil is not happy at being singled out for criticism over Arsenal’s abject 5-1 thrashing by Bayern Munich in Wednesday’s Champions League last 16 first leg, his agent told the BBC on Thursday. The...Show More Summary