Michael Essien predicting red-hot atmosphereAC Milan midfielder Michael Essien predicts a red-hot atmosphere at the Vicente Calderon in Tuesday's Champions League last-16 clash with Atletico Madrid.
Diego Costa lavishes praise on Diego SimeoneAtletico Madrid forward Diego Costa lavishes praise on his manager Diego Simeone.
Javier Mascherano: 'We want to silence critics'Javier Mascherano says that Barcelona are out to 'silence their critics'.
Clarence Seedorf praises Atletico MadridAC Milan boss Clarence Seedorf lavishes praise on Tuesday's Champions League last-16 opponents Atletico Madrid.
Gerardo Martino calls for calmBarcelona boss Gerardo Martino plays down suggestions that the Catalan outfit are currently short on confidence.
Victor Valdes calls for focusVictor Valdes says that Barcelona must be at their best against Manchester City in the second leg of their last-16 Champions League clash in order to advance.
Top five Champions League comebacksAs Arsenal and Manchester City try to overturn first-leg deficits, Sports Mole picks out five of the most memorable Champions League comebacks.
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Bayer LeverkusenSports Mole previews Wednesday's second leg between PSG and Bayer Leverkusen in the last 16 of the Champions League
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini 'to give team talk at hotel'Manuel Pellegrini will reportedly deliver a team talk to his Manchester City players at a hotel prior to their Champions League decider against Barcelona.
Three AC Milan wins in SpainAhead of their clash in Spain against Atletico Madrid this evening, Sports Mole looks back on AC Milan's last three victories against La Liga clubs.
On this day: Arsenal defeat Roma on penaltiesFive years ago today, Arsenal lose 1-0 to Roma, but advance through to the quarter-finals of the Champions League on penalties.
Manchester City's Joe Hart: 'Overcoming Barcelona not an impossible task'Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart believes that his side are capable of overturning their 2-0 deficit against Barcelona in the Champions League.
Olivier Giroud optimistic over Bayern Munich scalpArsenal striker Olivier Giroud believes that the Gunners can overturn their two-goal deficit and knock Bayern Munich out of the Champions League tonight.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain confident of Bayern Munich upsetAlex Oxlade-Chamberlain refuses to believe that Arsenal's trip to Bayern Munich in the Champions League tonight is a mere formality for the reigning champions.
Thomas Muller: 'Bayern Munich will respect Arsenal'Thomas Muller rules out the chance of Bayern becoming complacent ahead of tonight's last-16 Champions League clash with Arsenal at the Allianz Arena.
Pep Guardiola: 'Bayern Munich must stop Mesut Ozil'Bayern boss Pep Guardiola warns his team of the dangers involved in allowing Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil to "control the game" tonight.
Arsene Wenger: 'We need to get balance right'Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger acknowledges that his side will need to find the right balance between attack and defence when they face Bayern Munich tomorrow night.
Mikel Arteta: 'We believe we can win'Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta insists that his side believe that they can overturn their first-leg deficit and overcome Bayern Munich in the Champions League tomorrow.
Arsene Wenger: 'We can beat Bayern Munich'Arsene Wenger insists that Arsenal can overturn their two-goal deficit when they take on Bayern Munich in the second leg of the last 16 Champions League tie tomorrow.
Arsene Wenger wants "good" refereeArsenal manager Arsene Wenger hints that referees who don't officiate in the top leagues are not as wise to the tricks of the trade as those who do.
Diego Simeone praises AC MilanAtletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone praises AC Milan ahead of Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second leg.
Kieran Gibbs ruled out for Arsenal against Bayern MunichKieran Gibbs is ruled out of Arsenal's Champions League clash with Bayern Munich on Tuesday due to a calf injury.
Stephane Lannoy to take charge of Barcelona vs. Manchester CityFrenchman Stephane Lannoy will referee Wednesday's Champions League last-16 second leg between Barcelona and Manchester City.
Diego Godin "expecting a really tough game"Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin calls for focus ahead of his side's last-16 Champions League second leg with AC Milan.
Mar 10, 15:16
Cesc Fabregas calls for Barcelona "control"Cesc Fabregas calls on Barcelona to "control" the second leg of their last-16 Champions League clash with Manchester City on Wednesday.
Mar 10, 14:23
Pep Guardiola calls for Bayern Munich focusBayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola warns his players not to get complacent during Tuesday's Champions League encounter with Arsenal.
Mar 10, 13:02
Diego Costa: 'Champions League is special'Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa says that it is his "dream" to win the Champions League.
Mar 10, 12:51
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. ArsenalSports Mole previews Arsenal's trip to Bayern Munich in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Mar 10, 11:30
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. AC MilanSports Mole previews the second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie between Atletico Madrid and AC Milan.
Mar 10, 09:59
Arsene Wenger: 'Mesut Ozil over penalty miss'Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that Mesut Ozil is now over his missed penalty in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie with Bayern Munich.
Mar 9, 22:59
Arsene Wenger: 'Everton win can spur us on in Champions League'Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger wants his team to use the momentum gained from the win against Everton in the FA Cup when they meet Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
Mar 8, 15:49
Xavi: 'Manchester City surprised us in first leg'Barcelona midfielder Xavi admits that his side were surprised by Manchester City's approach in the first leg of their Champions League tie last month.
Mar 8, 14:14
Manuel Pellegrini: 'I don't deserve touchline ban'Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini insists that his touchline ban from UEFA was a harsh punishment.
Mar 7, 13:55
Michael Dawson confident of Champions League qualificationTottenham captain Michael Dawson believes that the team is "in with a great shout" of qualifying for the Champions League.
Mar 5, 15:29
Arjen Robben criticises Arsene Wenger after comments from 'typical loser'Arjen Robben insists that he 'doesn't care' about Arsene Wenger's accusations of play-acting following their Champions League clash.
Mar 5, 10:00
Karim Benzema: 'World Cup is beautiful'Real Madrid and France forward Karim Benzema targets trophies with both club and country this year.
Mar 4, 13:30
Karim Benzema: 'I can't decide on World Cup or Champions League'Karim Benzema says that he does not know what he would rather win between the World Cup with France and Champions League with Real Madrid.
Mar 4, 05:46
Carlo Ancelotti: 'Atletico Madrid will beat AC Milan'Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti tips Atletico Madrid to beat AC Milan in the Champions League.
Mar 4, 05:29
Carlo Ancelotti: 'La Decima drives us on'Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti says that the prospect of winning the club's 10th European Cup this season is driving them on.
Mar 4, 02:29
Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini targets quadrupleManuel Pellegrini says that Manchester City can go on and win four trophies this season.
Mar 3, 04:46