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#Champions League

# champions-league - Monday 13 November, 2017

Operation Benzema: Man Utd only signed Michael Owen after failure to lure Madrid star

The former England striker only moved to Old Trafford because Alex Ferguson was unable to land the Frenchman.

# champions-league - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Strong second half sees Liverpool stay well on course and on top of Group E

It was a comfortable win in the end, as Jurgen Klopp’s men beat Maribor 3-0.

Atlético captain Gabi says Europa League is 'a load of shit' after draw in Azerbaijan

Atlético face dropping into Europe’s secondary competition after two horrendous results against Qarabag.

'We lacked everything,' fumes Conte after Chelsea routed in Rome

“We must find the hunger we showed all of last season.”

# champions-league - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Chelsea crumble in Rome and all of tonight's Champions League results

PSG booked their place in the next round in emphatic style but Barcelona were frustrated in Greece.

Celtic's best efforts go unrewarded as Martinez's late header silences Parkhead

The German champions have secured their place in the knockout stages.

# champions-league - Monday 30 October, 2017

Big boost for Celtic as Lewandowski to miss Tuesday's Champions League game

The Bundesliga champions confirmed that the Poland striker had not traveled to Glasgow for Tuesday’s game.

# champions-league - Sunday 29 October, 2017

'This season it's really hard for me. I have played for Bayern and the national team every 3 days'

Robert Lewandowski has pointed out the lack of cover in his position at Bayern Munich.

# champions-league - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'Lovely touches by the United lads': Keane sympathises with Benfica's teen 'keeper after howler

Keane joined José Mourinho and Romelu Lukaku in offering words of encouragement for 18-year-old Mile Svilar.

# champions-league - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Glaring error in judgement by teen goalkeeper gifts United victory in Lisbon Oh Dear This post contains videos

Glaring error in judgement by teen goalkeeper gifts United victory in Lisbon

Marcus Rashford had twice attempted to catch Mile Svilar out from corners, but scored from a 45-yard free-kick.

Chelsea took the lead over Roma through this sublime, curling effort by David Luiz Beaut This post contains videos

# champions-league - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Klopp heralds counter-pressing as Liverpool run riot

The Reds were in scintillating form against Maribor, but it was more than just the seven goals that pleased Jurgen Klopp.

Boost for Chelsea as fit-again Morata could feature in Roma clash

Just recovered from injury, striker Alvaro Morata is available for his side’s Champions League meeting tomorrow.

# champions-league - Thursday 28 September, 2017

'He was a bargain at £75 million' – Roy Keane praises Lukaku

The Manchester United legend has been impressed by the Belgian since his move.

'I'm here to defend the colours, to give my maximum' - Coutinho Vow

'I'm here to defend the colours, to give my maximum' - Coutinho

After remaining at Liverpool amid Barcelona’s interest, Philippe Coutinho said he was committed to the Premier League outfit.

# champions-league - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Coming home: Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer from Chelsea to Atletico

The Spain striker has officially finalised his move but can’t play for Atleti until January because of their transfer ban.

# champions-league - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Sevilla boss gives bizarre explanation for sending off

The manager was dismissed in the draw with Liverpool and his reasoning behind his action is a strange one.

# champions-league - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Kane downs Dortmund as Tottenham end Wembley woe

The England striker scored twice as Mauricio Pochettino’s men overcame the Bundesliga outfit.

Questions remain over Coutinho but Klopp turns to Loris Karius for Champions League LFC

# champions-league - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

‘The money’s not coming out of my pocket’ – Mbappe says huge PSG fee won't be a burden

The 18-year-old has been signed by his hometown club on loan but could ultimately cost them €180 million.

# champions-league - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Van Nistelrooy scores for Man United on Old Trafford return

There were some former stars on show at Old Trafford today as Man United and Barcelona met in a charity game.

# champions-league - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Suspect in bomb attack on Dortmund bus charged with 28 counts of attempted murder

‘Sergei W’ is alleged to have been motivated by financial gain.

# champions-league - Friday 25 August, 2017

Shelbourne unable to break deadlock but fight hard to remain unbeaten in Europe

Opposition came in the form of Finland’s PK-35 Vantaa in Belfast tonight.

‘Sometimes the experience is worth more than money, I'm really happy to be part of this family’

Gloria Douglas returned to Dublin from Washington this month and is aiming to help Shelbourne qualify for the 2017/18 Women’s Champions League this weekend.

# champions-league - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'I want to experience the electricity of Celtic Park once more' - Buffon

Buffon wants one last taste of Celtic Park after experiencing it in 2003 and 2014.

# champions-league - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

# champions-league - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Champions League dream off to brilliant start as Shelbourne earn crucial point

Shelbourne Ladies earned a dramatic 0-0 draw with group favourites Medyk Konin.

# champions-league - Monday 21 August, 2017

Teenage dream! From Leaving Cert results to Champions League within a week

Shelbourne open their Champions League qualifying campaign tomorrow, and we spoke to Leanne Kiernan ahead of the action.

# champions-league - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Five-goal Celtic put one foot in Champions League group stages

It was a comprehensive win for Brendan Rodgers’ side against Astana tonight at Celtic Park.

Klopp says Alexander-Arnold showed 'balls' to take free-kick

The teenage right-back impressed his coach with his willingness to step up at a big moment.

# champions-league - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Forrest stunner enough to send Celtic into Champions League play-offs Marching On This post contains videos

Forrest stunner enough to send Celtic into Champions League play-offs

James Forrest’s winner knocked Norwegian champions Rosenborg out of the competition.

# champions-league - Sunday 30 July, 2017

'Ollie Byrne said ‘listen, we’ve got a chance of beating Deportivo’. That was the belief he had'

Pat Fenlon looks back on a glittering career in football — both as a player and a manager.

# champions-league - Friday 28 July, 2017

Celtic fined by Uefa for displaying paramilitary banner in Linfield clash

The Scottish champions will have to pay €23,000 after the incident at Parkhead.

# champions-league - Friday 21 July, 2017

Here's how much the 4 League of Ireland clubs earned from Europe this season

The journey was short and sweet compared to 2016, but relatively lucrative nevertheless.

# champions-league - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'There's nothing between the teams and yet we're playing in bloody Oriel Park'

Stephen Kenny’s side came agonisingly close to overcoming Rosenborg in the Champions League qualifiers.

# champions-league - Friday 14 July, 2017

Dundalk will play Celtic (or Linfield) next if they get past Rosenborg

There’s a big reward in store if the Lilywhites can reach the next round.

# champions-league - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Premier League earnings set to top £4.5 billion

Record revenues in football during 2015-16 will rise considerably when last season’s accounts are released, according to Deloitte.

'They are the double-double champions of Norway - we are looking forward to it'

Dundalk’s European dreams starts all over again tonight against Rosenborg.

# champions-league - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Premier League cult hero Jan Aage Fjortoft on Rosenborg, Bendtner and why Dundalk can inspire other teams

“We need some teams to do like your guys did last season – just to show that it’s possible,” the former striker tells The42.

# champions-league - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Celtic and Linfield agree new date for possible Belfast clash to ease 12 July concerns

If the Northern Ireland champions progress to the second round of Champions League qualifying, they will host the Scottish giants on 14 July.

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