• Real Madrid equal record 34-match unbeaten run

    Real Madrid equal record 34-match unbeaten run

    The dramatic draw between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund saw Zinedine Zidane’s team make history.

    Real Madrid have equalled their club record by reaching 34 matches without suffering defeat.

    Zinedine Zidane’s men have levelled the mark set by Leo Beenhakker’s Madrid side, who reached 34 games unbeaten between October 1988 and April 1989.

    Madrid’s current run started in April 2016 with a 4-0 home win over Eibar, with Wednesday’s 2-2 Champions League draw against Borussia Dortmund taking them to 34.

    The Santiago Bernabeu side […]

  • Hundreds of Arsenal fans STRANDED after horror plane crash forces Basel airport to close

    Hundreds of Arsenal fans STRANDED after horror plane crash forces Basel airport to close

    The private aircraft reportedly crashed at Basel Airport on Wednesday afternoon following dense fog in the Swiss city.

    Hundreds of Arsenal fans have been left stranded in Switzerland following reports of a light aircraft crash at Basel Airport.

    The airport was closed after the Piper Pa-34 HB-Lsd from Nuremberg crashed after attempting to land in dense fog on Wednesday afternoon.

    Arsenal supporters, many of whom had stayed overnight in Switzerland, were stuck in the middle of huge delays less than 24 hours after […]

  • Zidane “angry” as Real surrender lead and top spot

    Zidane “angry” as Real surrender lead and top spot

    Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane was frustrated after the draw with Borussia Dortmund, although he was reluctant to blame his players.

    Zinedine Zidane was angry after Real Madrid failed to secure first place in Champions League Group F, but did not feel his team could have done much more against Borussia Dortmund.

    Substitute Marco Reus scored a dramatic equaliser with two minutes remaining at the Santiago Bernabeu as the visitors claimed a 2-2 draw and the point they needed to be sure […]

  • Dortmund strike late, beat Madrid to top spot

    Dortmund strike late, beat Madrid to top spot

    Marco Reus’s dramatic equaliser two minutes from time ensured Borussia Dortmund beat holders Real Madrid to top spot in Champions League Group F with a pulsating 2-2 draw on Wednesday.

    With both sides already qualified, a double from Karim Benzema looked to have Real well set to leapfrog Dortmund and secure a home tie in the second leg of their last-16 tie.

    However, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reduced the arrears before substitute Reus slid in to turn Aubameyang’s dangerous low cross high into the […]

  • Ozil is just THREE passes away from becoming the assist king of the Champions League

    Ozil is just THREE passes away from becoming the assist king of the Champions League

    Arsenal have in their ranks the third most creative player in the Champions League as Mesut Ozil’s assist tally is bettered only by superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

    Ozil picked up his third assist in six Champions League games this season when found Alex Iwobi in the box for Arsenal’s fourth goal against Basel on Tuesday night.

    The Arsenal winger has made a name for himself as the assist king of the Premier League and although he has switched gears this […]

  • No pressure on Iheanacho to fill Aguero’s boots, says Guardiola

    No pressure on Iheanacho to fill Aguero’s boots, says Guardiola

    Kelechi Iheanacho is under no pressure to up his game in the wake of Sergio Aguero’s suspension, says Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola.

    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insists Kelechi Iheanacho is under no pressure to up his game during Sergio Aguero’s four-match suspension.

    Aguero was sent off for a high and late challenge on Chelsea defender David Luiz during Saturday’s 3-1 Premier League defeat to leaders Chelsea.

    Having already served a three-match ban earlier in the season, the Argentina international was dealt […]

  • Lewandowski seals Bayern win over Atletico

    Lewandowski seals Bayern win over Atletico

    A Robert Lewandowski free-kick sealed Bayern Munich’s 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid on Tuesday in the Champions League with both teams already through to the knock-out stage.

    Despite the result at Munich’s bitterly cold Allianz Arena, Atletico go into the draw for the last 16 as Group D winners with Bayern second.

    Having been knocked out in the semi-finals by Atletico last season, Bayern avenged their 1-0 defeat in Madrid in September and extended their record streak in Champions League to 15 […]

  • Barcelona 4-0 Borussia Monchengladbach: Arda outshines Messi in Camp Nou rout

    Barcelona 4-0 Borussia Monchengladbach: Arda outshines Messi in Camp Nou rout

    The Argentina star failed to break Cristiano Ronaldo’s group stage record as his Turkish team-mate sparkled in the Group C finale.

    Arda Turan did what Lionel Messi needed to do as Barcelona cruised to a 4-0 victory over Borussia Monchengladbach at Camp Nou.

    Messi required a hat-trick in the Group C encounter to surpass Cristiano Ronaldo’s record for most goals in the group stage and he opened the scoring in the 16th minute with this 10th of the stage.

    However, Messi was overshadowed […]

  • Manchester City 1-1 Celtic: Roberts scores against parent club in score draw

    Manchester City 1-1 Celtic: Roberts scores against parent club in score draw

    The winger, on loan at the Bhoys from the Citizens, opened the scoring before Kelechi Iheanacho equalised as both sides shared the spoils at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.

    Patrick Roberts scored against his parent club as Manchester City drew 1-1 with Celtic in the Champions League on Tuesday.

    The final positions had already been decided in Group C, with City qualifying second behind Barcelona and Celtic finishing bottom.

    City manager Pep Guardiola will, however, have been keen to bounce back from Saturday’s […]

  • Basel 1-4 Arsenal: Perez hat-trick seals top spot for Gunners

    Basel 1-4 Arsenal: Perez hat-trick seals top spot for Gunners

    The Spaniard was in fine form in front of goal as Arsene Wenger’s men pipped Paris Saint-Germain to first place in Group A with a dominant victory on the road on Tuesday.

    Lucas Perez marked his first Champions League start for Arsenal with a hat-trick as the Gunners swept aside Basel 4-1 to secure top spot in Group A on Tuesday.

    The 28-year-old struck twice in the first half from close range to put Arsene Wenger’s side in control against the Swiss […]

  • Arsenal are capable of winning Champions League – Ozil

    Arsenal are capable of winning Champions League – Ozil

    Arsenal have a team that can win the Champions League, according to their German star Mesut Ozil.

    Ozil, who has been in fantastic form for the Gunners this season, reckons the club have been “unlucky” in recent draws for the knockout stages with Barcelona and Bayern among the clubs they’ve faced in previous years.

    The Gunners haven’t got past the round of 16 since 2009 but Ozil is optimistic they can go all the way this season with the calibre of players […]