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#UEFA Champions League

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 9 January, 2015

Rodgers: Liverpool find it difficult to sign top players

The manager feels the club need to strengthen and wants them to be “in the running for the world’s best”

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 29 December, 2014

‘Cristiano Ronaldo almost joined Birmingham’

The former Premier League outfit were offered the Portuguese superstar by Sporting Lisbon.

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 28 December, 2014

5 talking points ahead of Sunday and Monday’s Premier League action

The next four games could make or break Liverpool’s season and more assertions.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 26 December, 2014

Manchester United will ‘definitely’ finish top three

Rio Ferdinand added: “If they continue on the run they’re on, then who knows?”

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

‘I always beat him at Fifa!’ – Messi fired up to face Aguero

The Argentina captain says he is looking forward to the last 16 clash after Barca were drawn against City again

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 15 December, 2014

Manchester City paired with Barcelona again as Arsenal and Chelsea to face French clubs

The Gunners will play Monaco for the first time.

Explainer: Everything you need to know about today’s Champions League draw

We also take a look at the Europa League draw with Liverpool, Everton, Tottenham and Celtic in the pot.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 12 December, 2014

RTÉ retain lucrative Champions League rights for the next three seasons

The broadcaster has hailed the new deal as a ‘significant achievement’ in an increasingly competitive market.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Liverpool can beat Manchester United again – Allen

The Wales international was involved as the Reds crashed out of the Champions League on Tuesday.

Power ranking the 16 teams left in this season’s Champions League

Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and Chelsea are in good stead but there are several dark horses hoping to spring a surprise.

You may be surprised by who completed the most passes in the Champions League group stages

It is the first time in six years that no Barcelona player has made the top five.

Gary Neville made an unfortunate choice of words on Sky last night

Jamie Carragher and Graeme Souness both struggled to contain laughter as a result.


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

Samir Nasri, Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey are among the players to feature.

PSG fans were stabbed in Barcelona after last night’s Champions League match

Catalan police confirmed two separate incidents took place in the vicinity of the Camp Nou.

Nasri: Man City proved that we’re more than just Aguero & Yaya

The Frenchman says win in Rome shows they can cope without their two key men.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Five talking points from this week’s Champions League action

Liverpool bowed out, Manchester City went through and Real Madrid strolled in an interesting two nights of Champions League football.

City step up to the plate to advance into the knockout stages

A screamer from Nasri and a late goal from Zabaleta did the business for City.

Messi, Neymar and Suarez all on the scoresheet as Barca topple PSG

Luis Enrique’s side have finished ahead of the French champions after a 3-1 win.

Basel player says Markovic foul cut him and that he’s ‘no diver’

Behrang Safari said he was bleeding after the incident.

Rodgers has three games to save his job as Liverpool’s season falls apart

The Anfield boss faces a season-defining winter period after crashing out of the Champions League on Tuesday.

‘We will be better in it next season’ – Rodgers optimistic Liverpool can make it back into Europe

The Liverpool boss thinks his side can still mount a top 4 challenge.

Gerrard: We don’t deserve to still be in the Champions League

The Liverpool captain was blunt when assessing his team’s performance in the competition.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Liverpool’s late comeback vs Basel wasn’t enough to keep them in the Champions League

Despite some late chances, Liverpool couldn’t get the goal they needed to progress.

Juve are in while Monaco have blagged their way to the top of the group

Despite only scoring four goals in the group, Monaco pipped Bayer Leverkusen to top spot.

Ramsey struck an absolute screamer as Arsenal swept past Galatasaray tonight

The Gunners made a great start on a night when Aaron Ramsey was the star of the show.

As it happened: Liverpool vs Basel, Champions League

As it happened: Liverpool vs Basel, Champions League

Can Brendan Rodgers’ men advance to the last 16 tonight?

The brilliant Steven Gerrard free-kick that gave Liverpool late hope tonight

The hosts needed a win to progress in this evening’s clash.

20 goals from set pieces! Why are Atletico so good at dead balls?

Diego Simeone’s side have consistently converted from free kicks and corners this term.

‘Our team does not depend on one player’ – Pellegrini bullish as Aguero out until New Year

The Argentinian striker injured his knee last Saturday against Everton.

Opinion: Basel shootout could be make or break for Rodgers at Liverpool

Opinion: Basel shootout could be make or break for Rodgers at Liverpool

The coach has been in the spotlight in recent weeks as his team’s form has declined immensely.

What Liverpool need and all the other CL permuations ahead of this week’s crunch ties

Man City and Monaco are among the sides vying for a spot in the last 16.

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Borussia Dortmund lose again and remain bottom of the Bundesliga

Pressure mounts on Jurgen Klopp though he’s adamant he’s going nowhere.

# uefa-champions-league - Saturday 29 November, 2014

POLL: Did Brendan Rodgers make the right call to drop Steven Gerrard for today’s game? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

POLL: Did Brendan Rodgers make the right call to drop Steven Gerrard for today’s game?

The club captain is on the bench for today’s game with Stoke.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 28 November, 2014

Roma unaroused by players’ strip club visit

Russian press reports on Wednesday claimed that some of the Serie A club’s players visited ‘Egoist Gold’.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 27 November, 2014

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

Santi Cazorla, Lionel Messi and John Terry all feature in this week’s lineup.

Power ranking the 8 teams most likely to win the Champions League

Bayern Munich, Atlético Madrid and other contenders in this year’s competition.

‘Don’t mind us, we’re just trying to get some close-ups of Cristiano’

Are these the world’s worst pitch invaders?

5 talking points from this week’s Champions League action

Liverpool stumble once again, Messi and Ronaldo continue to thrill and other important issues.


Brendan Rodgers pleased despite Ludogorets late show

“To go a goal behind in this competition so early, you need a team that is together and has spirit.”

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

A Cristiano Ronaldo goal was enough to do Liverpool a huge favour this evening

A Cristiano Ronaldo goal was enough to do Liverpool a huge favour this evening

Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid and Bayer Leverkusen also made the knockout stages.

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