Title-challengers Manchester City were knocked out of the Champions League by Barcelona this week. Key striker Sergio Aguero came off at half-time and Manuel Pellegrini thinks he’ll be out for around two weeks. Aguero is a major doubt for the derby against Manchester United which is less than two weeks away. The Argentinian forward has been [...]
On Sunday bitter North London rivals Tottenham and Arsenal will face each other in a hugely important clash. Tottenham’s hopes of a Champions League spot are hanging by a thread and Arsenal are still hoping to maintain a title bid. Spurs striker Emmanuel Adebayor has had a very good season but was helpless in their [...]
During Arsenal’s now almost nine-years since the club has won a trophy, the squad has lost in an UEFA Champions League final, two League Cup finals, and hasn’t come close to winning the Premier League. Thankfully for Gunners fans, though, … Continue reading ? It’s Now or Never For Arsenal’s Mission to End Its Almost 9-Year Trophyless Streak is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Following a 6-1 aggregate victory over Bayer Leverkusen in the UEFA Champions League last 16, confirmed by Wednesday’s 2-1 win at the Parc des Princes, Laurent Blanc is close to achieving the goals set for him and his team by Paris Saint-Germain’s...Show More Summary
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger now has two trophies to focus on after their Champions League exit at Bayern Munich. However, record signing Mesut Ozil picked up an injury in Munich and will be sidelined for 3-6 weeks. Following a brilliant first half of the season, Aaron Ramsey was hoping to return against Spurs but Wenger [...]
Arsenal were knocked out the Champions League by Bayern Munich on Tuesday night. Not in the match squad, Nicklas Bendtner went to Copenhagen and ended up getting into a fight with a taxi driver. Asked about the incident in his press conference, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claimed Bendtner didn’t have permission to go to Copenhagen. Wenger [...]
It’s gone a little bit sour for Tim Sherwood’s Tottenham in recent weeks. Sitting 5th in the league, a Champions League spot looks a long way away for Spurs. After a 4-0 thrashing by Chelsea last weekend, Tottenham were beaten 3-1 by Benfica in the home leg of their Europa League clash. Nonetheless, Tim Sherwood [...]
Part of the Champions League experience for English football fans is usually enjoying the local sights and sounds with a few beers and a sing song. So it proved for Arsenal supporters this week as Gooners in Munich gathered outside The Hofbräuhaus am Platzl, a beer hall in the city center of Munich, Germany. In [...]
After play in the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, three clubs from Major Soccer League are still in contention for a spot in the semifinals. The San Jose Earthquakes received a last-gasp goal from Alan Gordon...Show More Summary
Welcome to the latest installment of Bleacher Report's Europa League Team of the Week. UEFA's second-class competition served up several marquee fixtures during its round of 16, some even befitting a Champions League schedule. Here's a look at the leading performers from the eight first-leg encounters. All Statistics via WhoScored.com Begin Slideshow
On World Soccer Radio 9pm ET, Nick’s Back! All the goings on in the Premier League, Champions League and our look at MLS continues with the voice of the Seattle Sounders, Ross Fletcher. Get involved with the show, send us … Continue reading ? WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET; Tonight’s Topics: Seattle Sounders Talk & EPL/UCL News is a post from World Soccer Talk.
While many of us are still recovering from the UEFA Champions League matches this week, there was a long list of Europa League games played today in the Round of 16. If you missed the matches, or want to see … Continue reading ? WATCH Europa League Highlights From Spurs-Benfica, Porto-Napoli, Sevilla vs Betis & Juve vs Fiorentina [VIDEO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League broadcast of Barcelona against Manchester City set a record for the most-watched soccer game on FOX Sports 1 to date, with 420,000 viewers tuning in to see Barca win 2-1. That compares to Tuesday’s broadcast...Show More Summary
This week’s UEFA Champions League Round of 16 matches set impressive new audience records for FOX Sports 1.
Lionel Messi's contribution during Barcelona's Champions League win over Manchester City showed that he can be the man to revive his side's La Liga title hopes. The 26-year-old's goal at Camp Nou, which set his side on to a 4-1 aggregate...Show More Summary
As expected, Manchester City failed to overturn the first-leg deficit against Barcelona and are out of the Champions League for another year. A 2-1 defeat at the Nou Camp saw them lose 4-1 on aggregate, with the sending off of Martin...Show More Summary
“They're one of the teams we haven't beaten this season.” Such was the claim from Bayern Munich's Toni Kroos following his side's triumphant week in the Champions League. Yet despite a somewhat pompous statement, the young German was...Show More Summary
While Arsenal were in Germany being ousted by FC Bayern in the Champions League on Tuesday, Gunners striker Nicklas Bendtner was getting shithoused in Denmark. He got so smashed, according to reports, that he threatened a cab driver, pulled out his cock, and humped the car. The Telegraph has more: Read more...
‘Overall’, Arsene Wenger has a bit of a bitter taste in his mouth after going out to Bayern Munich in the Champions League. ‘Overall’, Wenger says he believes Bayern as vulnerable defensively, and that his Arsenal side were too wasteful in front of goal over the 2 legs, while also regretting having had to play [...]
At the start of 2014, PSV Eindhoven appeared to be set for one of their most disappointing seasons in history; fast-forward just a few short weeks and Phillip Cocu 's side hold genuine aspirations of securing Champions League qualification...Show More Summary