UEFA champions League

Atletico Madrid one of football's toughest fixtures, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his team was ready for one of football`s most difficult challenges as they prepare to visit Atletico Madrid in Tuesday’s Champions League last 16 first leg.

Feb 18, 2020, 12:50 PM IST

Stuttering Atletico Madrid seek old habits to upset Liverpool in Champions League

Diego Simeone's men need to produce their best performance to beat Liverpool in the round of 16 of this year's Champions League to reach the quarterfinals.

Feb 17, 2020, 11:31 AM IST

Footballer Daley Blind undergoes successful heart operation

The club further said the former Manchester United player would miss their January training camp in Qatar.

Dec 22, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Tottenham Hotspur making same old mistakes, says striker Harry Kane

Last season`s runners-up squandered a two-goal advantage in their Group B opener in Athens and a furious Pochettino accused his players of "not respecting the plan".

Sep 19, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

UEFA Champions League: PSG show character and personality in crushing Real Madrid

PSG suffered an embarrassing last-16 exit against a low-key Manchester United following a shock 3-1 home defeat last season, and on Wednesday, they had a point to prove to themselves.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

UEFA Champions League: Barcelona hold Borussia Dortmund to goalless draw

Defender Mats Hummels had to be on guard to deny Barcelona twice as he blocked a shot from Antoine Griezmann before intercepting a dangerous cross into the goal area by a header.
 

Sep 18, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

It can happen with any player, says Willian on Ross Barkley missing penalty

Chelsea suffered a 0-1 defeat at the hands of Valencia on Wednesday in the Champions League. 

Sep 18, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Karim Benzema is one of the most underrated players in the world: Thomas Tuchel

Benzema scored twice against Levante to help his side register a 3-2 win during their La Liga clash on September 14. 

Sep 18, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

Jurgen Klopp rues wasteful Liverpool after title defence begins with Napoli defeat

Dries Mertens scored from the penalty spot with eight minutes remaining after Andy Robertson tripped Jose Callejon inside the box and Napoli substitute Fernando Llorente added a second in stoppage time to put the result beyond doubt.

Sep 18, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Top clubs concentrate transfer spending on young players

UEFA`s club competition report said the 80 clubs spent a combined $3.98 billion in the summer window, with 43 percent of them breaking their own transfer records.

Sep 12, 2019, 18:57 PM IST

La Liga: Valencia sack manager Marcelino Garcia Toral

The 54-year-old, who won the Copa del Rey and secured Champions League football last season, leaves after two campaigns at the helm.

Sep 11, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

UEFA Champions League draw: Manchester City get easy group; Chelsea face stern test

Group A comprises of Paris St Germain, Real Madrid, Club Brugge, and Galatasaray which will certainly be worth watching out for. 

Aug 29, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

Jurgen Klopp expects no easy ride in UEFA Champions League defence

Klopp has led Liverpool to back-to-back Champions League finals but is adamant that their impressive recent track record does not make them the title favourites.

Aug 29, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

Red Star Belgrade, Dinamo Zagreb, Olympiakos reach Champions League group stage

Last season`s semi-finalists Ajax Amsterdam are at home to APOEL Nicosia in Wednesday`s standout fixture following a 0-0 first-leg draw in Cyprus.

Aug 28, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

Red Star odyssey continues with dramatic draw at Young Boys

Russian side Krasnodar, who eliminated former European champions Porto in the last round, were thumped 4-0 at Olympiakos while Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb beat Norway`s Rosenborg 2-0 in ties which will earn the winners a place in the lucrative group stage.

Aug 22, 2019, 07:51 AM IST

Ajax held at APOEL, away wins for Bruges and Slavia

Ajax have managed to keep the bulk of last season`s team together, with Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong the only major departures, and fielded seven of the players who started the second leg of their dramatic semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur in May.

Aug 21, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

I want to focus on the new season: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool defeated Tottenham in the Champions League final to win the title.

Aug 03, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

PSV Eindhoven edge Basel in thriller as Dinamo Zagreb and Copenhagen win

In the day`s other fixtures, Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb took a big step towards the next stage with a 2-0 win at Georgians Saburtalo and Copenhagen won at Welsh side The New Saints by the same score.

Jul 24, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

UEFA Champions League: Jan Vertonghen hopes for vindication of Mauricio Pochettino's approach in final

Spurs have reached the final of Europe`s premier club competition for the first time in the London club`s history and Vertonghen said it was due to Pochettino`s ability to get the best out of a rich mix of homegrown and foreign talent.

May 31, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

UEFA Champions League: We demand silverware at Liverpool now, says Trent Alexander-Arnold

The final in Madrid is Liverpool`s last chance to ensure they do not finish the season empty-handed and Alexander-Arnold said they deserved silverware for their performances under Klopp.

May 31, 2019, 21:58 PM IST