• City not ready yet to win EPL, Champions League – Guardiola

    City not ready yet to win EPL, Champions League – Guardiola

    Pep Guardiola does not want the glow of derby success to cause Manchester City to lose focus in Today’s Champions League opener against Borussia Monchengladbach.

    City impressed on the way to a 2-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday and will attempt to extend their 100 per cent record under Guardiola when the Bundesliga side visit the Etihad Stadium.

    United came on strong after an error from goalkeeper Claudio Bravo allowed Zlatan Ibrahimovic to get a goal back on […]

  • Antonio Conte targets Champions League return with new club Chelsea

    Antonio Conte targets Champions League return with new club Chelsea

    New Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has vowed that his team will fight for the Premier League title as he aims to bring Champions League football back to Stamford Bridge.

     

    The Italian coach began work with the English giants after guiding Italy to the Euro 2016 quarterfinals and has already stamped his authority, insisting his players must be willing to work hard and help the club back to the top.

    “We come after a bad season, after a 10th-place [finish] and we need […]

  • I knew I’d score Champions League-winning penalty – Cristiano Ronaldo

    I knew I’d score Champions League-winning penalty – Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo says he had a vision that he was going to score the winning penalty in the Champions League final. The Portuguese netted the decisive spot-kick following a 1-1 extra-time draw between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid at the San Siro.

    Sergio Ramos had given Real an early lead but, after Yannick Ferreira-Carrasco equalised, Juanfran missed Atletico’s fourth penalty and Ronaldo stepped up to seal victory.

    “I had a vision and saw I was going to score the winning goal, so I […]

  • Real Madrid beat Atletico on penalties to win Champions Leaguea

    Real Madrid beat Atletico on penalties to win Champions Leaguea

    Real Madrid earned Europe’s biggest club trophy for a record 11th time after defeating Atletico Madrid 5-3 on penalties after the Champions League final finished 1-1 after extra-time on Saturday.

    Sergio Ramos’ first-half goal was cancelled out by Yannick Carrasco in the 79th minute, but neither team could find a winner in 120 minutes.

    In the shootout, Atletico’s Juanfran missed and Cristiano Ronaldo delivered the clinching penalty for Real to secure their second Champions League title in three years, and their fifth […]

  • Champions League: Arsenal defeats Bayern

    Champions League: Arsenal defeats Bayern

    Arsenal pulled off one of the surprises of the season, after they beat favourites Bayern Munich 2-0, in their Champions League fixture on Tuesday night.

    The first half ended without any goals, as the Gunners were forced to defend and were bailed out on several occasions by Petr Cech.

    Olivier Giroud, on as a second-half substitute, capitalized on a Manuel Neuer error to make it 1-0, before Mesut Ozil put gloss in the final minute.

    In other games, Chelsea were held to a […]

  • Champions League semi-final draw

    Champions League semi-final draw

    Draw for the semi-finals of the Champions League, made on Friday:

    Barcelona v Bayern Munich

    Juventus v Real Madrid

    First legs to be played May 5 and 6, second legs on May 12 and