Champions League

How big-name signing can aid Bayern’s cause in the Champions League this season

Phillippe Coutinho joined Bayern Munich to revive his club career after an underwhelming one and half seasons at Barcelona and will be looking to get his second start for the Bavarians when they welcome Red Star/Crvena Zvezda to the Allianz…

How €120m signing can help Barcelona in the Champions League after opening stalemate

Antoine Griezmann has finally made his Champions League debut for Barcelona, but it wasn’t the best of games for the enigmatic Frenchman attack-wise. However, there’s a lot that he can bring to Barcelona’s Champions League campaign that Barcelona fans can…

4-4-2: Juventus’ injury list may force Sarri to change tactics against Atletico Madrid – opinion

Two of Europe’s heavyweights go head-to-head in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League. Maurizio Sarri takes charge of his first game in the competition after recovering…

One Shot at Glory – UEFA Champions League Play-Off Round Preview

After what feels like a lifetime, judgment day has finally arrived. Riches or Rags, Michelin Star Dining or your local Italian restaurant in town, the events of the next two weeks will reveal all. Yes folks, the UEFA Champions League…

Has the Desire for European Glory Made Domestic Football Irrelevant?

The desire for European glory is now apparent in all clubs. This season we have seen the likes of Ajax trying to fulfil their purpose by regaining the prestigious trophy that was once theirs. The 2018/19 Champions League has provided…

Zidane’s head revisited: Past, present, and a swerve to the future

Zinedine Zidane is no longer the manager of Real Madrid. The Frenchman has had a midas touch over the last two decades of his career in football. Is there anything left for him to achieve?

Are the stars aligned for Liverpool’s European resurgence?

Some thirteen years ago Liverpool FC brought home their last Champions League trophy. The reds have scored a lot of goals in the current competition and even overcome their tendency to falter away from home on the road Kiev. But LFC may have more than meets the eye going for them against holders, Real Madrid, in this year’s final. And some of it is kinda spooky…

All five English clubs still alive in Champions League Round of 16

At least one English club will almost assuredly make the last eight of this year’s Champions League, but there is work to be done if all five are to continue the Premier League’s historic campaign.

Spurs tie Juve 2:2 in stunning rally—Kane, Eriksen bag crucial away goals

Spurs recovered from a rocky start to sneak two precious away goals at Juventus in the Champions League Round of 16. Could Juve’s blown lead cost them down the road? Juve have to come to Wembley and attack now, and we are deadly on the counter.

UCL Group A Showdown: Manchester United v CSKA Moscow

Manchester United host CSKA Moscow in Group A as UCL first stage winds down this week. Will Mourinho’s men get caught looking ahead to Sunday’s league derby?