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#UEFA Champions League

# uefa-champions-league - Yesterday’s News

Brendan Rodgers hails Raheem Sterling's return to form, insists he never fell out with City star

“He is back to where he was at with me,” says the Celtic boss.

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 19 September, 2016

"What the f***?!" - Guardiola responds to question about Man City winning the quadruple Playing It Down This post contains videos

"What the f***?!" - Guardiola responds to question about Man City winning the quadruple

The City boss doesn’t believe they can do a clean sweep this season.

# uefa-champions-league - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Rodgers responds to Keane: We celebrated like you did when you qualified for Euro 2016

The Celtic boss was criticised by Ireland’s assistant manager for their exuberant hugging after progressing to the Champions League group stages.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 15 September, 2016

As it happened: AZ Alkmaar v Dundalk, Europa League Minute-by-Minute This post contains a poll

As it happened: AZ Alkmaar v Dundalk, Europa League

The Louth club took on Dutch opposition in their first ever group match in the competition.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Incredible finish at the Bernabeu as Real Madrid snatch victory from jaws of defeat Around Europe This post contains videos

Incredible finish at the Bernabeu as Real Madrid snatch victory from jaws of defeat

Elsewhere, Juventus were held at home by Sevilla and Bayer Leverkusen suffered a similar fate against CSKA.

Spurs lose out to Monaco in front of record 85,000 at Wembley

Tottenham failed to recover from two first half goals as they slipped to a 2-1 defeat in the Champions League.

Aguero hat-trick helps Man City make light work of Borussia Moenchengladbach

24 hours after it was first scheduled to be played, Pep Guardiola’s side got their Champions League campaign off to a winning start.

Borussia Dortmund ran riot against Dundalk's Champions League conquerers tonight War Sore This post contains videos

Borussia Dortmund ran riot against Dundalk's Champions League conquerers tonight

Legia Warsaw were thumped 6-0 by the Bundesliga giants in their own backyard.

Leicester made this Champions League stuff look pretty easy with brilliant win in Bruges Fleet Foxes This post contains videos

Leicester made this Champions League stuff look pretty easy with brilliant win in Bruges

Marc Albrighton and Riyad Mahrez were on the scoresheet for Claudio Ranieri’s side.

Leicester in Bruges for Champions League debut and talking points ahead of tonight's games

Elsewhere, Tottenham entertain Monaco and holders Real Madrid take on Cristiano Ronaldo’s first club.

Celtic's Barcelona thrashing 'bitterly disappointing' for Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers felt Celtic started well against Barcelona, but blamed fatigue for what he described as a “bitterly disappointing” loss.

'That's why he's the best player of all time... He is total football'

Luis Enrique says Barcelona star Lionel Messi is history’s greatest player because he can adapt to any role in the team.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Messi hat-trick hands Celtic their biggest ever European defeat

The Catalan giants thrashed the Hoops 7-0 in their Champions League Group C clash at the Nou Camp.

Two sent off as Arsenal grab a draw with wasteful PSG

Edison Cavani had opened the scoring inside the first minute before the Gunners hit back through Alexis Sanchez.

As it happened: Barcelona v Celtic, Champions League

We were also keeping an eye on the rest of tonight’s games including PSG v Arsenal.

Here are the 10 teams most likely to win this year's Champions League

Real Madrid and others in a strong position to challenge this season.

'Luis Suarez is one of the most beautiful men you could come across'

Ahead of their reunion in Tuesday’s group stage clash, Brendan Rodgers said the Uruguayan was peerless.

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Toure agent demands Guardiola apology for 'humiliating' midfielder

Pep Guardiola must admit he was wrong to omit Yaya Toure unless Manchester City win the champions league, says agent Dimitri Seluk.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 2 September, 2016

Pep Guardiola leaves Yaya Toure out of City's Champions League squad

The Ivorian international stayed at the club during the transfer window.

# uefa-champions-league - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Wexford Youths left frustrated in Champions League clash

Gary Hunt’s side created numerous chances either side of half time but they couldn’t break the deadlock.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 26 August, 2016

Zidane brushes aside Pique's Champions League jibe

The defender indicated Real Madrid were the beneficiaries of a fortuitous draw.

Europe's top four leagues to get four guaranteed Champions League spots

UEFA has announced changes that will see the continent’s big leagues get automatic places from 2018-19.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Stoppage-time strike ends Youths' hopes of Champions League progression

Tetyana Kozyrenko scored the winner for the Lithuanian visitors, making it an agonising defeat for the hosts in Ferrycarrig Park.

Ronaldo beats Bale and Griezmann to Best Player in Europe award

Lionel Messi was well down the pecking order by his standards, in fifth.

Guardiola heading to Celtic Park and back to Barcelona in the Champions League

First-timers Leicester City will be delighted with the draw, which was made this evening.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Kenny proud of his players despite 'missed opportunity' in the Champions League

The Dundalk boss felt they lacked a ‘creative spark’ at times against Legia Warsaw tonight.

Celtic suffer humiliating loss in Israel but squeeze through to Champions League group stages

Brendan Rodgers’ side progressed 5-4 on aggregate while, elsewhere, Porto, Monaco and Ludogorets all advanced.

Courageous draw not enough to send Dundalk through to Champions League group stages

Tonight’s second leg with Legia Warsaw ended 1-1 at the Polish Army Stadium tonight.

Stunning strike from Robbie Benson had Dundalk dreaming big for a while

Stephen Kenny’s side were in front at half-time in Warsaw.

As it happened: Legia Warsaw v Dundalk, Champions League play-off

Stephen Kenny’s men had it all to do in the return leg.

'We have to go for it. There's no point us trying to keep it tight and dying a slow death'

Dundalk defender Andy Boyle insists tonight’s tie with Legia Warsaw is still alive — but the first goal is crucial.

Celtic fans raise over €50,000 for Palestinian charities

The money raised will be distributed to Medical Aid Palestine.

Kenny: It would be up there as one of the best-ever Champions League comebacks if we pull this off

Dundalk must overturn a two-goal deficit in Warsaw tonight if they are to progress to the promised land.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 19 August, 2016

'Get over yourselves and embrace the bandwagon, because we need their bums on our seats'

John O’Sullivan on the hypocrisy of complaining about the 30,000 people who showed up to watch Dundalk while we cheer on the rowers in Rio.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Kenny rages at 'appalling decision', promises Dundalk will 'give it a real go' in the second leg

‘It’s still only half-time,’ insists the Premier Division champions’ boss.

'I don't know what you're supposed to do with your arm in that situation' - Boyle on penalty decision

The defender felt aggrieved by referee Deniz Aytekin’s call in the second half of tonight’s Champions League play-off.

Griffiths on the double as five-star Celtic take big stride towards Champions League

Brendan Rodgers’ side ran out 5-2 winners tonight.

Major disappointment for Dundalk after spirited Champions League display

The Lilywhites went down 2-0 to Legia Warsaw in tonight’s play-off first leg in Dublin.

As it happened: Dundalk v Legia Warsaw, Champions League play-off first leg

The Louth club took on Polish opposition in Dublin with a place in the group stages at stake.

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