Champions League

Coronavirus Pandemic: Neymar lends support to campaign to help poor in Brazil

Led by Brazilian television personality Luciano Huck, the initiative also has the support of dual world surfing champion Gabriel Medina and other Brazilian celebrities.

Mar 29, 2020, 15:20 PM IST

Copa America postponed to 2021, says CONMEBOL

 The rescheduled tournament would be played between June 11 and July 11, 2021.

Mar 19, 2020, 15:15 PM IST

All UEFA football matches for next week postponed due to coronavirus

 UEFA has postponed all Champions League and Europa League matches due to take place next week because of the coronavirus outbreak, European soccer`s governing body said in a statement on Friday.

Mar 13, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

PSG see off Dortmund 2-0 to reach Champions League last-eight

The French league champions finally secure a spot in the Champions League quarterfinals for the first time since 2016, as they were knocked out in the round of 16 stage for three consecutive years.

Mar 12, 2020, 14:08 PM IST

Atletico strike thrice to knock Liverpool out of Champions League

Holders Liverpool crashed out of the Champions League in the last 16 after Atletico Madrid struck three times in extra time to earn a shock 3-2 victory at Anfield on Wednesday that sent them through 4-2 on aggregate. After falling 2-0 down on the night, substitute Marcos Llorente struck twice in extra time and Alvaro Morata added a late third to ensure a famous victory for Diego Simeone`s side against a Liverpool team unbeaten in their last 25 home games in European competition.

Mar 12, 2020, 11:45 AM IST

Barcelona-Napoli Champions League 2020 pre-quarterfinal closed for spectators due to coronavirus

Barcelona`s Champions League last-16 second leg match with Napoli scheduled for March 18, 2020, will take place without spectators due to fears over the spread of the coronavirus, the club said on Tuesday. The match will take place at Camp Nou after a 1-1 draw in Napoli, but no supporters will be allowed to enter the stadium.

Mar 11, 2020, 14:30 PM IST

Atalanta enter Champions League 2020 quarterfinals as Josip Ilicic nets four to send Valencia out

Atalanta's Josip Ilicic scored four goals in a stunning individual display to lead them to a 4-3 Champions League last-16, second-leg win over Valencia, that completed an 8-4 aggregate victory, at an empty Mestalla on Tuesday. Playing in the Champions League for the first time this season, Atalanta`s European adventure continued in emphatic fashion as Slovenian Ilicic netted twice in each half to guide his side comfortably into the quarter-finals.

Mar 11, 2020, 14:03 PM IST

Champions League 2020: Leipzig knock out Tottenham Hotspur, enter last quarterfinals

RB Leipzig`s Marcel Sabitzer scored two early goals as they eased past 2019 Champions League finalists Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 in their last 16 second leg tie on Tuesday to reach their first quarterfinals by 4-0 on aggregate.

Mar 11, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

PSG's Ligue 1 game postponed due to coronavirus

It is the first French league match to be postponed because of the coronavirus.

Mar 07, 2020, 10:17 AM IST

Ronaldinho Gaucho to be freed in 'adulterated' passport case

Ronaldinho, who also played for Atletico Mineiro, Flamengo and Paris St Germain, last featured professionally in 2015.

Mar 06, 2020, 10:09 AM IST

Pep Guardiola sets record for most wins as manager in Champions League knockout games

Pep Guardiola also created another record as he became the manager with the most number of wins (10) against Madrid in all competitions in the 21st century, surpassing Ernesto Valverde and Diego Simeone.

Feb 27, 2020, 17:03 PM IST

Juventus were not very aggressive, says Leonardo Bonucci after 1-0 loss against Lyon

The second leg of the last-16 tie between Juventus and Lyon will be played on March 18. 

Feb 27, 2020, 16:51 PM IST

Manchester United cannot depend on Europa success for Champions League spot, says Ole Solskjaer

Manchester United host Club Brugge on Thursday (February 27) in the second leg of their Europa League last-32 tie, which is locked at 1-1.

Feb 27, 2020, 16:40 PM IST

Real Madrid did not deserve to lose, says Zinedine Zidane after 2-1 loss to Manchester City in Champions League last-16

The second leg of the last 16-tie between Manchester City and Real Madrid will be played on March 18. 

Feb 27, 2020, 16:27 PM IST

Barcelona draw 1-1 Napoli in Champions League last-16 tie, Antoine Griezmann and Dries Mertens scorers

Barcelona ended the game with 10 men after Arturo Vidal was sent off with two minutes to go after picking up two yellow cards, following an angry clash with Napoli defender Mario Rui.

Feb 26, 2020, 12:11 PM IST

Moussa Dembele strikes again as Lyon beat Metz 2-0 in Ligue 1

Moussa Dembele helped Olympique Lyonnais gear up for their Champions League clash against Juventus with a goal and an assist as his scoring form continued in a 2-0 Ligue 1 win at Metz who finished with 10 men on Friday.

Feb 22, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Ligue 1: PSG held to 4-4 draw at Amiens after remarkable comeback

Paris St Germain`s second-string side were held to a 4-4 draw at struggling Amiens after erasing a three-goal deficit only to concede a stoppage time-equaliser in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Feb 16, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Neymar likely to miss Champions League last-16 first-leg tie against Borussia Dortmund

Brazillian sensation and PSG striker Neymar Jr might miss the round of 16 first leg tie against Borussia Dortmund due to fitness issues.

Feb 13, 2020, 11:38 AM IST

Manchester City defender Steph Houghton signs contract extension

Houghton, who joined Manchester City from Arsenal in 2014, has made a total of 160 appearances for the Nick Cushing-led club. 

Jan 25, 2020, 16:03 PM IST

Luis Suarez undergoes knee surgery, ruled out for at least 4 months

Suarez has appeared in a total of 23 matches for Barcelona this season, smashing 14 goals--11 in the league and three in the Champions League. 

Jan 13, 2020, 12:02 PM IST