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#UEFA Champions League

# uefa-champions-league - Yesterday’s News

Luis Suarez bamboozled all the defenders with this piece of magic

The Barcelona attack is the greatest thing in my life.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 24 April, 2015

Messi and Pep reunited as Barca and Bayern meet in the Champions League semi-finals

The draw was made in Switzerland this morning.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Neymar and a fair few Bayern Munich players make the cut.

Which of these pairings is your dream Champions League semi-final draw? Matchmaker This post contains a poll

Madrid Derby dive-fest, Juve do enough and more Champions League talking points

Real and Juve reached the semi-finals on a night when goals were in short supply.

Zinedine Zidane just can’t stop flirting with Premier League stars

Zizou is making eyes at Eden Hazard this time.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Why Bayern fans are flocking for tickets after Guardiola’s ‘Goal-gasum’

The club reached the Champions League semi-finals for the fourth year in succession

A classic Italian football performance saw Juventus reach the semi-final tonight

A stalemate saw Monaco narrowly exit the Champions League this evening.

An unlikely source has decided the Madrid derby at the death

Javier Hernandez isn’t a Real regular but he scored the winner in their 1-0 win over Atletico.

As it happened: Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid, Champions League quarter-final

Real Madrid took on rivals Atletico once again, with the sides having drawn 0-0 in the first leg.

Desperate Luiz, underrated Mueller and more Champions League talking points

We also look back on Bayern’s astonishing six-goal win.

Here are the 4 other times a team has scored 5 first-half goals in the Champions League

Bayern Munich managed the feat in their game with Porto last night.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Lewandowski inspires stunning six-goal Bayern comeback

Pep Guardiola’s side stormed into a 5-0 lead by half-time, and Xabi Alonso’s late free kick ensured victory.

Classy Neymar double eases Barcelona past poor PSG

Just as in last week’s first leg in Paris, the Brazilian opened the scoring after a sensational assist from Andres Iniesta.

As it happened: Bayern Munich v FC Porto, Champions League

We were in Bavaria to see if Pep Guardiola’s side could over-turn a 3-1 first-leg deficit.

Bale-less Real, Ronaldo v Messi and more Champions League talking points

Meanwhile, Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns as he attempts to inspire PSG to an improbable triumph.

Expert view: Where has it all gone wrong for Pep Guardiola?

The Bayern manager is under pressure but are rumours of his demise greatly exaggerated?

‘Who’d be a visionary genius?’ – Can Guardiola ignore the critics and stay on track?

After Bayern Munich’s 3-1 first leg defeat to Porto and the resignation of the club’s medical staff, Tommy Martin sees Pep Guardiola as a genius under pressure.

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 20 April, 2015

Where are they now? The Porto team that won the Champions League under Jose Mourinho Fyi

Where are they now? The Porto team that won the Champions League under Jose Mourinho

As the Portuguese side prepare to do battle with Bayern on Tuesday night, we recall the great 2004 side.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Power ranking the 8 teams left in the Champions League*

*In accordance with their chances of triumphing.

Barca brilliance, brutal Bayern and more Champions League talking points

Bayern down but not out and other thoughts from Tuesday and Wednesday’s games.

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Luke Modric is among the stars to feature in our lineup.

David Luiz plays like an eight-year-old – Hoddle

The Brazilian defender was the subject of a scathing attack by the ex-England coach after his performance in PSG’s loss to Barcelona

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Nutmeg king Suarez makes a show of Luiz and hands Barca commanding first leg lead

Luis Enrique’s men were 3-1 winners in tonight’s Champions League quarter-final in Paris.

As it happened: PSG v Barcelona, Champions League quarter-final

PSG took on Barcelona in the first-leg match at the Parc des Princes.

‘There was no bite’ – Mario Mandzukic clears Dani Carvajal after Madrid derby row

Real Madrid defender could still face retrospective punishment from UEFA.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Should Carvajal have been shown red after appearing to bite and punch Mandzukic?

The pair clashed during this evening’s Champions League tie.

Juventus will take a slender advantage to Monaco for their second-leg tie

Still all to play for next week.

As it happened: Atletico Madrid v Real Madrid, Champions League

The La Liga rivals met at the Vicente Calderon in a repeat of last season’s final while Juventus faced Monaco in Turin.

Where are they now? The Monaco team 1 game away from an unlikely CL triumph

Ahead of their clash with Juventus tonight, we recall the highly regarded 2004 team.

Could an underdog go all the way and rest of the Champions League talking points

Europe’s premier club competition returns with four fascinating ties down for decision over the next fortnight. Who will book their place in the last four?

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

LOI clubs in Europe will get a huge prize money boost this season

SSE Airtricity League champs Dundalk will cash in a minimum of €550,000.

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 29 March, 2015

‘People who live around you suffer with you’ – Wenger on coping with Arsenal defeats

The 65-year-old revealed he is tough on himself when the Gunners slip to defeat, often staying in “quarantine” in his house for days

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Is it premature to call Lionel Messi the greatest ever?

Ahead of tonight’s Clasico, we assess the footballer everyone’s talking about at the moment.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 20 March, 2015

Real Madrid have been drawn with their bogey team in the Champions League quarters

Meanwhile, the draw for the Europa League quarter-finals has also been made.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 19 March, 2015

‘They need major surgery’ – Redknapp & Carragher lay into Manchester City after Champions League exit

The Premier League champions were knocked out of the Champions League 3-1 on aggregate by Barcelona.

When is the Champions League quarter-final draw?

We’re down to the business end of the European season.

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the fortnight?

We pick the standout players from all the round-of-16 second-leg matches

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