Nyon (Switzerland) (AFP) – Arsenal and Bayern Munich were on Friday fined by UEFA for their fans behaviour during this month’s Champions League last-16 clash at the Emirates Stadium. European football’s governing body had opened disciplinary...Show More Summary
Alli was sent off for a bad tackle in February.
UEFA has fined Barcelona for fans running on the pitch to celebrate victory over Paris Saint-Germain, and three other clubs for incidents at recent Champions League and Europa League games
Dele Alli’s UEFA ban If Tottenham qualify for next season’s Champions League, they’ll start the competition at a disadvantage. Spurs were recently dumped out of the Europa League in the last-32 when they were beaten by Belgium club Gent. Mauricio Pochettino’s side, who played their European matches at Wembley – which will be their home […]
Lausanne, Switzerland, March 23, 2017 - Russian and Italian clubs dominated midweek play and qualified all their teams to the second round of the European Men's Champions League second round Playoffs - but not before some drama played out this week.
Lausanne, Switzerland, March 23, 2017 - Dinamo Moscow, Fenerbahce Istanbul and VakifBank Istanbul all scored first-leg away wins this week hat give them an advantage in the race for a berth in the Final Four of the 2017 Women's European Champions League.
Strange situation Bayern Munich are facing a legal battle with one of their fans following an incident involving a Manchester United fan in 2014. The incident took place during the clubs and Man United’s Champions League quarter-final after a ticketless fan knocked him over. A Red Devils fan jumped the barrier and in the process […]
Simeone offer Diego Simeone has promised to stay at Atletico Madrid for at least one more season. His feats at the Calderon have been incredible. He’s won everything at the club bar the Champions League, making the final twice. His future plans are relatively mysterious. We know that he’d like to coach Inter Milan one […]
The new television deals are a boon for UEFA and the players.
Estoril (Portugal) (AFP) – UEFA director of competitions Giorgio Marchetti on Thursday rejected the idea of a European Super League made up of the continent’s top clubs, but said the format of the Champions League could evolve. “If the...Show More Summary
Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan are involved in UEFA Women’s Champions League first-leg quarterfinals Thursday. Lloyd and Manchester City visit Norway’s Fortuna Hjorring, while Morgan and Olympique Lyonnais play at Wolfsburg in a rematch of last year’s final. The return legs are next week. City’s match today will be live-streamed, starting at 2 p.m. ET. Brandi […]
Preview followed by match report of Thursday's Women's Champions League quarter-final between Fortuna Hjorring and Manchester City.
Schwiensteiger’s brief stint at Manchester United has finally come to an end. His 13 years in the Bundesliga saw him winning 8 League titles, 7 DFB-Pokal titles and one Champions League trophy. His two years at United were terribly quiet in comparison.He played only 18 EPL games and spent the rest of the time at […]
Paris (AFP) – Costa Rican Shirley Cruz never thought she would earn a living from football. But on Thursday she will lead out Paris Saint-Germain for their Champions League quarter-final against Bayern Munich. “In Costa Rica football...Show More Summary
Atletico Madrid legend Diego Simeone is a God at Atletico Madrid. The club’s greatest ever manager, he guided them to the most unlikely of La Liga title wins in 2014. He’s been unlucky not to add a Champions League crown in that time, making it to the final twice in three years. Atletico fans won’t […]
Barcelona destroyed Celtic Celtic were dismantled by Barcelona when the clubs met in the Champions League group stages earlier in the season. The Spanish champions ran riot against their Scottish counterparts with their forwards stealing the show. Neymar was among the players to shine against Celtic but he also stood out for naughty behaviour. The […]
Wenger Out? In a season of lows, the 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern in the Champions League was a new low for the Wenger regime. So of course, the Wenger Out Brigade are back out in full force, and the media is focusing in on Arsene’s future, and whether he’ll stay beyond this season. The […]
Bakayoko, Monaco’s new star midfielder Along with Leicester, Monaco have been the surprise package of the Champions League season. And given that Monaco are also flying high in their domestic league and on course to win the Ligue 1 title, then you’d have to say Monaco have been one of the most impressive sides in […]
Sir Alex Ferguson, the Man United legend Although he left the building 4 years ago now, Sir Alex Ferguson’s shadow still looms large at Old Trafford. The Scot is Manchester United’s greatest ever manager, having won 13 Premier League titles and two Champions Leagues during his time at the Old Trafford helm. United have had […]
By James M. Dorsey Thousands of Iranian Arabs last week attended an AFC Champions League soccer match between Esteghlal Ahvaz FC and Qatar’s Lekhwiya SC dressed in traditional Arab garb in protest what an opposition news website dubbed...Show More Summary