Champions League

Wojciech Szczesny of Arsenal celebrates after Olivier Giroud of Arsenal scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Wojciech Szczesny confident Arsenal will qualify in Champions League
Wojciech Szczesny is confident that he and his Arsenal teammates can qualify for the knockout rounds of the Champions League ahead of Wednesday's Borussia Dortmund clash.
08:28
Schalke's Italian head coach Roberto Di Matteo attends a training session at the arena in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 20, 2014
Schalke 04 boss Roberto Di Matteo wants "at least a point" off Chelsea
Roberto Di Matteo says that he wants "at least a point" from Schalke 04's Champions League clash against his former club Chelsea on Tuesday.
07:57
Stevan Jovetic of Manchester City celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Stevan Jovetic eyeing Bayern Munich victory
Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic feels that his side have the ability to beat Bayern Munich to breathe life into their Champions League campaign.
02:47
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal lies injured after a tackle during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on November 22, 2014
Report: Jack Wilshere to miss Borussia Dortmund clash
A report suggests that Arsenal will be without Jack Wilshere for their Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.
02:31
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is mobbed by team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester United on November 2, 2014
Preview: Manchester City vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews the Champions League match between Premier League champions Manchester City and Bundesliga winners Bayern Munich.
17:51
FC Shakhtar Donetsk's Luiz Adriano celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match between FC Shakhtar Donetsk and FC BATE Borisov in Lviv on November 5, 2014
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Athletic Bilbao
Sports Mole previews the Champions League Group H match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Athletic Bilbao
16:49
Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona celebrates with his teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the La Liga match against Sevilla FC at Camp Nou on November 22, 2014
Preview: APOEL vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League Group F match between Barcelona and Cypriot side APOEL.
16:22
Thomas Vermaelen is unveiled as a Barcelona player on August 10, 2014
Thomas Vermaelen suffers fresh injury setback
Summer signing Thomas Vermaelen is likely to have to wait even longer for his Barcelona debut after he suffers a hamstring injury.
16:22
Sporting's Brazilian defender Jefferson Nascimento celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match Sporting Clube de Portugal vs FC Schalke 04 at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on November 5, 2014
Preview: Sporting Lisbon vs. Maribor
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Group G Champions League clash between Sporting Lisbon and Maribor.
15:50
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish midfielder Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates with his teammate Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani after scoring during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), on August 8, 2014
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Ajax
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Group F Champions League match between French champions Paris Saint-Germain and Dutch giants Ajax.
15:15
Porto's Colombian forward Jackson Martinez celebrates with his teammates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match Athletic Club Bilbao vs FC Porto at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on November 5, 2014
Preview: BATE Borisov vs. Porto
Sports Mole previews with Champions League match between already-qualified Porto and Belarusian side BATE Borisov in Group H.
14:41
Gervinho with his teammate Juan Manuel Iturbe of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the second team's goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and PFC CSKA Moskva on September 17, 2014
Preview: CSKA Moscow vs. Roma
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Group E Champions League clash between CSKA Moscow and Roma, which could have ramifications for Manchester City.
14:12
Then Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo on the touchline on November 20, 2012
Jose Mourinho plays down Roberto Di Matteo rivalry in Schalke 04 visit
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho plays down the billing of him versus former Blues boss Roberto Di Matteo ahead of the Champions League visit to Schalke 04.
14:11
Samir Nasri of Manchester City celebrates scoring during the FA Cup Fifth Round match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on February 15, 2014
Samir Nasri: Manchester City "lucky" to still be in Champions League
Man City playmaker Samir Nasri hopes that his side can take some momentum from their win over Swansea into the vital Champions League clash with Bayern Munich.
14:00
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner targets Bayern Munich, Roma scalps
Manchester City's James Milner insists that the Blues can beat Bayern Munich and Roma to qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League.
13:28
Bayern Munich's Spanish headcoach Pep Guardiola looks ahead during the awarding ceremony of the Audi Cup after the football match Bayern Munich FC vs Manchester City in Munich on August 1, 2013
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Pep Guardiola would succeed in Premier League'
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini believes that Bayern Munich counterpart Pep Guardiola would be a success if were he to manage in the Premier League.
Nov 23, 07:08
Adam Lallana of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 13, 2014
Adam Lallana: 'Top four still possible for Liverpool'
Liverpool playmaker Adam Lallana says that the team still believe that they can qualify for the Champions League this season.
Nov 22, 12:11
Spain's midfielder Xabi Alonso celebrates scoring a penalty during a Group B football match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 13, 2014
Xabi Alonso keen to emulate Clarence Seedorf
Xabi Alonso is eager to match Clarence Seedorf by winning the Champions League with three different clubs.
Nov 22, 11:27
A general view of Blackburn Rovers' stadium Ewood Park on October 30, 2010
On this day: Blackburn teammates Graeme Le Saux, David Batty fight in Moscow
Nineteen years ago today, Blackburn Rovers teammates Graeme Le Saux and David Batty clashed on the pitch as the English side were well beaten by Spartak Moscow.
Nov 22, 10:02
David Silva of Manchester City runs with the ball past Philippe Senderos of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park on October 4, 2014
David Silva to face Bayern Munich?
David Silva is reportedly in the reckoning to make a timely return from injury for Manchester City's crucial Champions League clash with Bayern Munich.
Nov 19, 23:35
Galatasaray AS light flare after conceding a second goal during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Arsenal FC and Galatasaray AS at Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2014
Borussia Dortmund, Galatasaray fined by UEFA
UEFA slaps Borussia Dortmund and Galatasaray with hefty fines for crowd disturbances during a Champions League clash at Signal Iduna Park.
Nov 19, 23:19
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid CF celebrates scoring their second goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Rayo Vallecano de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 8, 2014
Sergio Ramos: Champions League win was "written in the stars"
Sergio Ramos claims that Real Madrid's Champions League win last season was "written in the stars".
Nov 12, 22:40
Edin Dzeko of Manchester City and Sascha Riether of Fulham battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match on December 21, 2013
Edin Dzeko: 'We can't reach our top level in Europe'
Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko says that he doesn't know why the club have underperformed in the Champions League.
Nov 10, 19:53
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger hits back at Arsenal critics
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger hits back at criticism of his side and their approach following their 3-3 draw against Anderlecht in the Champions League.
Nov 9, 05:19
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring his, and their third goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the The Etihad Stadium in Manchester,
Sergio Aguero vows to stay with Manchester City until delivering Champions League
Manchester City hitman Sergio Aguero vows to stay at the club until he delivers a Champions League title.
Nov 7, 23:41
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany in action against Newcastle during their Premier League match on August 19, 2013
Vincent Kompany backs Manchester City to stay in Champions League
Vincent Kompany insists that Manchester City should not be written off in the Champions League, despite being just one result away from elimination.
Nov 7, 03:13
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool owners back Real Madrid selection'
Brendan Rodgers reveals that Liverpool's owners have backed his team selection against Real Madrid.
Nov 6, 23:13
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers slams critics calling Liverpool's weakened team "reserves"
Brendan Rodgers says that players including Adam Lallana and Kolo Toure deserve more "praise" following criticism of his Liverpool team to face Real Madrid.
Nov 6, 16:19
Galatasaray AS light flare after conceding a second goal during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Arsenal FC and Galatasaray AS at Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2014
Galatasaray face UEFA punishment following crowd trouble against Dortmund
UEFA open disciplinary proceedings against Galatasaray after a section of their fans threw flares onto the pitch during last night's Champions League tie against Dortmund.
Nov 6, 11:09
General view of a scoreboard displaying the final score at the end of the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Liverpool and Besiktas at Anfield on November 6, 2007
On this day: Champions League records broken as Liverpool thrash Besiktas
On this day in 2007, Liverpool ran riot at Anfield as they clocked up an 8-0 victory over Besiktas in the Champions League.
Nov 6, 10:02
Seydou Doumbia of CSKA Moscow scores the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014
Leonid Slutsky hails 'heroic' Seydou Doumbia performance
CSKA Moscow manager Leonid Slutksy claims that Seydou Doumbia deserves to be treated as a hero following his brace against Manchester City.
Nov 6, 06:53
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Qualifying for knockout stages not impossible'
Manuel Pellegrini vows that Manchester City will fight for their place in the next round of the Champions League until it is mathematically impossible to do so.
Nov 6, 06:34
AS Roma French coach Rudi Garcia gestures during their Italian Serie A football match against Sampdoria in Rome's Olympic stadium on February 16, 2014
Rudi Garcia happy with Roma after loss to Bayern Munich
Rudi Garcia refuses to criticise his players following Roma's 2-0 loss to Bayern Munich in Group E.
Nov 6, 02:43
Man City's Joe Hart in action against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Joe Hart: "We need to stop living in the past"
Joe Hart claims that Manchester City need to "stop living in the past" following the 2-1 defeat to CSKA Moscow.
Nov 6, 02:10
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Barcelona in Amsterdam, November 5, 2014
Luis Enrique: 'Lionel Messi the greatest of all time'
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique hails Lionel Messi as the greatest of all time after equalling Raul's record of 71 Champions League goals on Wednesday.
Nov 6, 02:03
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Michel Platini urges Brendan Rodgers to explain Liverpool team selection
UEFA chief Michel Platini feels that Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers owes the club's fans an explanation over his team selection in Tuesday's defeat at Real Madrid.
Nov 6, 01:54
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his second goal during the UEFA Champions League football match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Barcelona in Amsterdam, on November 5, 2014
Lionel Messi delighted to equal Raul record
Lionel Messi reveals that equalling Raul's Champions League record of 71 tournament goals was a "happy moment" for him.
Nov 6, 00:55
Eden Hazard of Chelsea scores the opening goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on October 4, 2014
Jose Mourinho defends Eden Hazard after penalty miss
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists that Eden Hazard is exempt from any criticism for his late penalty miss in the 1-1 draw away to Maribor.
Nov 6, 00:20
Yaya Toure of Manchester City is shown a red card by Referee Tasos Sidriopoulos during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014
Yaya Toure apologises for red card
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure takes to Twitter to apologise for being sent off in the 2-1 Champions League defeat to CSKA Moscow at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 6, 00:04
Roma's Greece defender Kostas Manolas, Roma's French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich
Daniele De Rossi: Beating Bayern Munich is "impossible"
Daniele De Rossi says that victory was never an option for Roma in Wednesday night's 2-0 defeat to Bayern Munich.
Nov 5, 23:51
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