Francesco Totti makes history as Roma thwart Man City
Francesco Totti makes history as Roma thwart Man City

Francesco Totti became the oldest goal-scorer in Champions League history as Roma held Manchester City to a 1-1 draw in an entertaining Group E encounter on Tuesday.

Gianluigi Buffon targets Champions League quarters
Gianluigi Buffon targets Champions League quarters

 Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon believes his side have to target at least the Champions League quarter-finals after the disappointment of crashing out at the group stages last season.

Nemanja Matic gives Chelsea victory on Jose Mourinho`s return to Lisbon
Nemanja Matic gives Chelsea victory on Jose Mourinho`s return to Lisbon

Jose Mourinho enjoyed a happy return to his native city of Lisbon on Tuesday as Chelsea defeated Sporting Lisbon 1-0 in Champions League Group G action at the Estadio Jose Alvalade. 

PSG edge Barcelona in five-goal thriller
PSG edge Barcelona in five-goal thriller

Paris Saint-Germain overcame the absence of their injured talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic to beat Barcelona 3-2 in a thrilling Champions League Group F encounter at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday.

Recordbreakers Totti and Xavi fail to deliver victory
Recordbreakers Totti and Xavi fail to deliver victory

European football greats Francesco Totti and Xavi Hernandez set Champions League records for oldest goalscorer and appearances on Tuesday but neither could cap that personal landmark with victory for their sides Roma and Barcelona respectively.

Manuel Pellegrini rues carelessness as Roma hold Manchester City
Manuel Pellegrini rues carelessness as Roma hold Manchester City

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said his side need to sharpen up their act after they were held 1-1 by Roma in their second Champions League Group E game.

Responsibility for Barca defeat is mine, says Luis Enrique
Responsibility for Barca defeat is mine, says Luis Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique refused to point the finger at his defence after the Catalans went down 3-2 to Paris Saint-Germain in Champions League Group F on Tuesday.

Francesco Totti becomes oldest Champions League scorer
Francesco Totti becomes oldest Champions League scorer

Roma`s talismanic striker Francesco Totti became the Champions League`s oldest ever goal-scorer when he netted in his side`s Group E game at Manchester City on Tuesday.

UEFA Champions League: Thomas Mueller penalty enough to see off CSKA Moscow
UEFA Champions League: Thomas Mueller penalty enough to see off CSKA Moscow

A first-half penalty by Thomas Mueller was sufficient for Bayern Munich to beat Russian champions CSKA Moscow on Tuesday and make it two wins from two matches in their Champions League group stage campaign.

Doubts over Daniele De Rossi for Man City clash
Doubts over Daniele De Rossi for Man City clash

Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi could miss the Serie A side`s Champions League trip to Manchester City after the Italian club confirmed he has suffered a lesion to his left soleus muscle.

Under-pressure Laurent Blanc acknowledges PSG problems
Under-pressure Laurent Blanc acknowledges PSG problems

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc on Tuesday acknowledged that his team are having "a bit of a hard time" just a week before their Champions League clash with Barcelona.

CSKA Moscow crack down on fans after Champions League clashes
CSKA Moscow crack down on fans after Champions League clashes

CSKA Moscow are poised to introduce banning orders and take legal action against violent fans to stop their behaviour at Champions League matches "pushing us over the edge", general director Roman Babaev told Reuters.

Chasing pack in Premier League hit by European hangover
Chasing pack in Premier League hit by European hangover

While the curse of "the ex" accounted for Chelsea`s perfect start to the Premier League season, it was something more mundane, in the shape of a European hangover, that upset most of the chasing pack.

Yaya Toure wants to deliver Champions League to Manchester City fans
Yaya Toure wants to deliver Champions League to Manchester City fans

Ivory Coast star midfielder Yaya Toure tells the BBC on Saturday that he is fully committed to English champions Manchester City and wants above all to win the Champions League for them.

Yaya Toure falls behind the shadow of Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas
Yaya Toure falls behind the shadow of Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas

After having maximum impact in shaping Manchester City's Premier League title winning campaign last season, Yaya Toure has failed to continue in the same vein. The former Barcelona midfielder was criticised by pundits and fans alike for a poor performance against Bayern Munich in the Champions League match-day one encounter in Munich on Wednesday in which the visitors lost 0-1.

Ludogorets eye another run to the knockout stages
Ludogorets eye another run to the knockout stages

Unfancied Bulgarian champions Ludogorets are determined reach the knockout stages of a European competition for a second successive year despite being drawn against Champions League heavyweights Real Madrid and Liverpool, the club`s owner said. 

La Liga: Real Madrid face tough Deportivo trip to test recovery
La Liga: Real Madrid face tough Deportivo trip to test recovery

Real Madrid's long week comes to an end Saturday afternoon when they face a potentially complicated trip to face newly promoted Deportivo la Coruna in the Spanish La Liga.

Carlos Tevez hits Juve brace to end five-year drought
Carlos Tevez hits Juve brace to end five-year drought

Carlos Tevez ended his five-year Champions League goal drought with a second-half brace to give Juventus a precious 2-0 win over Swedish champions Malmo in Turin on Tuesday.

Bayern Munich ideal test to measure City`s progress: Vincent Kompany
Bayern Munich ideal test to measure City`s progress: Vincent Kompany

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany believes that Wednesday`s Champions League opener against Bayern Munich is a chance to prove that his side are closing the gap on the best teams in the world.

AS Roma`s Euro credentials set for test, says Francesco Totti
AS Roma`s Euro credentials set for test, says Francesco Totti

Roma icon Francesco Totti admits his side could face an uphill struggle on their return to European competition as Italian clubs have fallen behind their continental rivals in recent years.