Champions League

Real Madrid stun Liverpool 1-0 to clinch Champions League title

Real Madrid secured a record-extending 14th European Cup when they beat Liverpool 1-0 in a Champions League final delayed for more than half an hour after police tried to stop people trying to force their way into the Stade de France on Saturday.

May 9, 2019
May 9, 2019

Moura hattrick puts Spurs in final

Lucas Moura conjured the second Champions League miracle in 24 hours with a last-gasp winner to complete his hat-trick and a 3-2 win to send Tottenham Hotspur past a shattered Ajax Amsterdam into the final on away goals on Wednesday.

February 21, 2019
February 21, 2019

Atletico strike late to overpower Juventus

Atletico Madrid took a huge advantage in their heavyweight Champions League last-16 tie with Juventus, earning a 2-0 home win thanks to late goals from Uruguayan defenders Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin in a tense, incident-packed game on Wednesday.

February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018

Shakhtar's South Americans too strong for Roma

Shakhtar Donetsk's South American blend proved too strong for AS Roma as goals from Facundo Ferreyra and Fred gave them a 2-1 win in a Champions League tie played in freezing conditions on Wednesday.

December 7, 2017
December 7, 2017

Liverpool smash Spartak for seven

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp's philosophy that attack is the best form of defence pays off handsomely as his four-pronged attack hammer Spartak Moscow 7-0 at Anfield.

October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017

Chelsea snatch draw as Man Utd edge Benfica

Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won.

May 30, 2017
May 30, 2017

Buffon knocking on Ballon d'Or door

As Juventus look to end a 21-year-wait for the Champions League title, there are those who believe goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon can end a 54-year wait and be officially crowned the top shot-stopper in Europe.

May 23, 2017
May 23, 2017

Porto coach Nuno leaves after one season

Porto coach Nuno Espirito Santo leaves the club by mutual consent after one season in charge.

May 22, 2017
May 22, 2017

Conte claims wounded Arsenal are FA Cup favourites

Arsenal are favourites to beat Chelsea in the FA Cup final as they will be motivated to end their season on a high after failing to qualify for the Champions League, the Premier League champions' manager Antonio Conte says.

May 10, 2017
May 10, 2017

Versatile Mandzukic becomes Juve's secret weapon

Mario Mandzukic looks like an old-fashioned centre forward, plays on the left wing and often transforms himself into one of Juventus' key defenders.

May 10, 2017
May 10, 2017

Alves special sends ruthless Juve into final

A stunning Dani Alves volley helped Juventus stroll into their second Champions League final in three years on Tuesday, a 2-1 win on the night completing a 4-1 aggregate victory over outclassed Monaco.