Champions League

Serie A: Inter Milan snatch Champions League spot from Lazio

Serie A: Inter Milan snatch Champions League spot from Lazio

Inter Milan snatched the final Champions League berth with a dramatic come-from-behind 3-2 win over direct European rivals Lazio on the final day of the season at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday.

May 21, 2018, 13:55 PM IST
Inter Milan crash to seal Roma's Champions League berth

Inter Milan crash to seal Roma's Champions League berth

Inter Milan crashed to a 2-1 defeat to Sassuolo at the San Siro on Saturday which ensured that Roma get to play Champions League football next season.

May 13, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
Gianluigi Buffon hit with UEFA charge after rant at referee

Gianluigi Buffon hit with UEFA charge after rant at referee

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was charged with violating UEFA's code of conduct on Friday for comments he made about referee Michael Oliver following his team's Champions League quarter-final defeat by Real Madrid last month.

May 11, 2018, 21:55 PM IST
Mohamed Salah promises Liverpool fans: this is 'just the start'

Mohamed Salah promises Liverpool fans: this is 'just the start'

Mohamed Salah has reassured Liverpool fans his stunning first season is "just the beginning" of his time at the club despite speculation over interest from Real Madrid.

May 11, 2018, 17:07 PM IST
Champions League hopes fade as Chelsea held 1-1 at Huddersfield

Champions League hopes fade as Chelsea held 1-1 at Huddersfield

Chelsea remained outside the Champions League spots in fifth place with one game left in the season.

May 10, 2018, 11:39 AM IST
Zinedine Zidane hopeful Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane hopeful Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane is optimistic Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the Champions League final against Liverpool despite Real Madrid's star player going off injured against Barcelona.

May 07, 2018, 18:35 PM IST
Weary Liverpool face Champions League chase from Chelsea

Weary Liverpool face Champions League chase from Chelsea

Victory in any of Liverpool's three remaining games of the season at Stamford Bridge, home to Brighton on the final day of the Premier League season or against the might of Real Madrid in the Champions League final will secure qualification.

May 04, 2018, 10:57 AM IST
Liverpool will be on fire against Real Madrid in Champions League final, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool will be on fire against Real Madrid in Champions League final, says Jurgen Klopp

The Merseyside club will feature in their eighth European Cup final on May 26 after beating AS Roma 7-6 on aggregate in the semi-final on Wednesday.

May 03, 2018, 11:22 AM IST
Liverpool reach Champions League final despite Roma defeat

Liverpool reach Champions League final despite Roma defeat

The five-times European champions, who will face holders Real Madrid in the May 26 final, twice took the lead but were forced to hang on in the second half as Roma created chances before Radja Nainggolan`s two late goals put them ahead on the night. 

May 03, 2018, 11:16 AM IST
Champions League: Blunder in the Bernabeu set to haunt Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich

Champions League: Blunder in the Bernabeu set to haunt Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich had done an admirable job filling the gloves of the injured Manuel Neuer for most of the season but he is destined to be remembered for his catastrophic blunder against Real Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday.

May 02, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Champions League: Real Madrid's miracle men survive German siege

Champions League: Real Madrid's miracle men survive German siege

Real Madrid`s passage to a third consecutive Champions League final after their 2-2 draw at home to Bayern Munich was described as being akin to a miracle in the media after they rode their luck for the third game running.

May 02, 2018, 15:12 PM IST
Karim Benzema wins over Bernabeu boo boys by firing Real Madrid to Champions League final

Karim Benzema wins over Bernabeu boo boys by firing Real Madrid to Champions League final

Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema had grown used to being booed at the Bernabeu but the Frenchman won over the critical home fans by scoring twice in Tuesday’s 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich to secure a place in the Champions League final.

May 02, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Champions League: Marcelo admits handball after Real Madrid thwart Bayern Munich again

Champions League: Marcelo admits handball after Real Madrid thwart Bayern Munich again

Real Madrid left-back Marcelo admitted he was fortunate not to concede a penalty during their 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich at the Bernabeu, a let-off that helped the holders reach the Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate on Tuesday.

May 02, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Real Madrid see off Bayern Munich to reach third straight Champions League final

Real Madrid see off Bayern Munich to reach third straight Champions League final

Holders Real Madrid reached the Champions League final for the third year in a row after Karim Benzema scored twice in a 2-2 draw with wasteful Bayern Munich on Tuesday to win their semi-final, second leg 4-3 on aggregate.

May 02, 2018, 08:52 AM IST
Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane look to overcome Bayern Munich in Champions League semis

Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane look to overcome Bayern Munich in Champions League semis

For Zidane, a third European crown as coach is now in sight, which would put him level with Carlo Ancelotti and Bob Paisley in the pantheon of successful managers.

Apr 30, 2018, 14:27 PM IST
Wasted chances proves Real Madrid are vulnerable, says Bayern's Heynckes

Wasted chances proves Real Madrid are vulnerable, says Bayern's Heynckes

Bayern suffered early setbacks with injuries to Arjen Robben and Jerome Boateng but kept penetrating the Real defence seemingly at will in the opening 45 minutes, with the Spanish fullbacks struggling with the speed of Ribery and Lewandowski.

Apr 26, 2018, 13:31 PM IST
Champions League: Real Madrid ride on Marcelo strike to script comeback win against Bayern Munich

Champions League: Real Madrid ride on Marcelo strike to script comeback win against Bayern Munich

Real, eyeing a third straight title, needed a 44th-minute equaliser by Marcelo against the run of play to cancel out Joshua Kimmich`s opener after Bayern, chasing three trophies this season, had missed a hatful of chances.

Apr 26, 2018, 08:37 AM IST
Gareth Bale with work to do against Bayern to repair relationship with Zidane

Gareth Bale with work to do against Bayern to repair relationship with Zidane

Sources have said while Bale`s first choice is still to stay at Real, where his family are settled and he relishes representing the world`s most glamorous team, his relationship with coach Zinedine Zidane has become strained. 

Apr 25, 2018, 09:45 AM IST
We lost our heads but we have to believe, says Roma coach Di Francesco

We lost our heads but we have to believe, says Roma coach Di Francesco

But two goals in the final nine minutes - an Edin Dzeko strike and a Diego Perotti penalty -- gave Roma hope they could make an unlikely comeback at the Stadio Olimpico next Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2018, 09:14 AM IST
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp shrugs off late Roma goals

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp shrugs off late Roma goals

Klopp was clearly impressed by the Egyptian`s finishing, which saw him open the scoring with a beautiful curling left-foot shot into the top corner and then double the advantage with a perfectly executed lift over advancing keeper Alisson.

Apr 25, 2018, 09:03 AM IST