BREAKING: Chelsea face Atletico Madrid in Champions League semi

The draw for the Champions League semi-finals took place this morning and Chelsea were drawn against Atletico Madrid. Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich in the other semi-final.

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Bad news for Chelsea – Courtois will play

After beating PSG to progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League, many Chelsea fans were hoping for a draw against Atletico Madird. Their goalkeeper and one of their most important players, Thibaut Courtois, is in Spain on loan from Chelsea. There had been talk of a clause in Courtois’ contract which meant he wouldn’t [...]

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Paris Saint-Germain prove they are more than just pretenders with victory over Chelsea

Paris Saint-Germain dispelled the belief that the perceived lack of competition in Ligue 1 would hinder their chances in the Champions League with a 3-1 victory over Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea at the Parc des Princes this evening, despite giving up a one goal lead inside the first half. Much was made of the attacking qualities [...]

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PICTURE: Chelsea star in PSG shirt on French TV

Following Chelsea’s 3-1 defeat in the Champions League quarter finals against PSG, Eden Hazard was seen wearing an opponents shirt when interview on French television station, Canal+. Hazard scored Chelsea’s only goal in the game and also hit the post, but after being linked in all the papers with a move to the French club [...]

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Robben: Players dream of Manchester United’s amazing atmosphere

Ahead of the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester United and Bayern Munich, Arjen Robben has talked up the atmosphere at Old Trafford. “Playing in England is always fantastic, and Old Trafford is very special with an amazing atmosphere,” Robben said. “A Champions League quarter-final in these surroundings – it’s the kind of thing you dream [...]

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The Biggest Talking Points from the Last 16 of the Champions League

All Group Winners Progress For the first time in Champions League history, the eight top seeds, and group stage winners, all sealed their places in the quarter-finals, which may not come as a huge surprise given the calibre of each progressed team, however the unpredictable nature of the competition usually results in an unexpected presence [...]

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Real Madrid the Big Winners as English Teams Suffer In Latest Round of Champions League Matches

The first legs of all the last 16 matches in the Champions League have now been played and we are starting to get a clearer idea of which teams might well be heading for glory in Lisbon in May. It proved to be a surprisingly fruitful round of games for the away teams with six [...]

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VIDEO: Arsenal keeper with insulting gesture after red card

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CL Match Night Three – Arsenal let us down and Irresistible Ibrahimovic

Arsenal let down British contingent Of the five British teams competing in this season’s competition, only Arsenal failed to win this week. The Gunners undoubtedly had the toughest match – up against last season’s runners-up, Borussia Dortmund – but they will be disappointed at losing their 12-match unbeaten streak in all competitions. The defeat really [...]

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VIDEO: Manchester United fan scores against Manchester City in Champions League

Zoran Tosic signed for Manchester United in November 2008 before the move was finalised in the January transfer window of 2009. He was given the number 14 shirt and played five games for the first team before being loaned out to Köln. Despite a successful time in Germany, Tosic struggled to get in to the [...]

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Is Erick Thohir what Internazionale need to return them to glory?

With the talk of a boardroom takeover at arguably one of Italy’s biggest clubs having been constant since the beginning of the summer it now appears as if we are ever closer to reaching a conclusion to the saga surrounding Internazionale of Milan. The current owner, the enigmatic Massimo Moratti confirmed in the last few [...]

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Arsenal vs Napoli – Ozil vs Higuain

It’s going to be a football game to remember today as former teammates clash for the first time since transferring from Real Madrid for greener pastures. Following the high profile transfers of striker Gonzalo Higuain and midfielder Mesut Ozil to Napoli and Arsenal respectively, expectations are high for both teams in their upcoming meeting. Here [...]

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It’s Time Levy Backed AVB

Let’s face it. Daniel Levy’s stubbornness in the transfer market in the last 11 months have cost Spurs dearly. Champions League football is yet another year away from White Hart Lane aswell as the daunting possibility of Gareth Bale’s inevitable departure being a year earlier. Daniel Levy haggling during transfer negotiations are world-renowned and has garnered [...]

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Champions League final preview: Marco Reus, the one Bayern Munich regret?

It is not breaking news that this Saturday night at Wembley Stadium in London Town, the Champions League final will be contested by two German teams, the yellow blacks of Borussia Dortmund and FC Hollywood themselves Bayern Munich but it is a fixture to leave butterflies in the stomach. Bayern Munich go into this final [...]

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Q&A with Marco Reus: On CL final, Bayern’s weakness and celebrations

Being part of the Dortmund Champions League final squad is a great position to be in for a professional footballer. Did you seriously expect this when you moved to Dortmund last summer? It is truly an amazing feeling to play in the final of the Champions League with the BVB at Wembley. Ahead of my [...]

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PICTURE: Dante to debut new boots in CL final

This weekend, the latest colourway of PUMA’s iconic King boot will make its on pitch debut at the UEFA Champions League final. Bayern Munich’s central defender Dante will be the first to wear the world renowned boot in new a white, red and black colourway at Wembley. The PUMA King FG is designed to give [...]

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Q&A with Borussia Dortmund manager: Klopp on CL final, Bayern Munich and winning

What does being in the Champions League final mean to you personally? To be honest, I have never really thought about that and I also don’t think it really matters. I have had so many things to do, I haven’t even thought about it since we have reached the final. But once the moment of [...]

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PICTURE: Reus to debut new boots in CL final

PUMA’s latest colourway of the PowerCat 1 FG football boot will be debuted on pitch by Marco Reus in the most important match of the year this weekend. Reus, who has been an instrumental figure in the Borussia Dortmund’s successes on the road to the UEFA Champions League final, will wear his new black and [...]

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