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#UEFA Champions League

# uefa-champions-league - Yesterday’s News

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.

Stage set for the biggest night in Dundalk's history as Aviva Stadium hosts Champions League

Stephen Kenny’s will need a favourable result against Legia Warsaw this evening if they are to qualify for the group stages of the competition.

'When I was younger, all my friends wanted to come to Ireland to work'

Legia Warsaw defender Mikel Pazdan and manager Besnik Hasi have been speaking about the Champions League play-off first leg with Dundalk.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Despite missing two penalties, Man City won easily in the Champions League tonight Easy This post contains videos

Despite missing two penalties, Man City won easily in the Champions League tonight

Pep Guardiola’s side impressed against Steaua Bucharest this evening.

Joe Hart remains on the Man City bench as Guardiola continues to freeze him out

Joe Hart remains on the Man City bench as Guardiola continues to freeze him out

The Premier League side are in Champions League play-off action this evening.

'There are buses coming from different villages in Ireland. We've players from throughout the country'

Lilywhites boss Stephen Kenny says they will be representing the whole nation in tomorrow’s Champions League play-off.

Dundalk handed major boost ahead of Champions League showdown in Dublin

Brian Gartland has been declared fit while the Lilywhites are hopeful that Ronan Finn and Patrick McEleney will be available for tomorrow night’s meeting with Legia Warsaw.

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 15 August, 2016

Yaya Toure's Man City future in doubt after being left out of Champions League squad

Pep Guardiola has opted not to take the Ivorian midfielder on the trip to Bucharest, but says he has been impressed by his professionalism.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

He's top scorer in the Champions League but McMillan wouldn't trade in life as an architect lightly

Dundalk’s in-form striker is enjoying the best season of his football career.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Dundalk release reasonably-priced tickets for Champions League tie at Aviva Stadium

The Lilywhites are calling upon Irish fans to get behind them for next Wednesday’s first leg in Dublin.

Mourinho uses Pogba capture to taunt Wenger and Klopp again

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho taunted Jurgen Klopp and Arsene Wenger over their lack of spending power after signing Paul Pogba.

Manchester City finally confirm John Stones signing after Uefa let it slip

Uefa’s website had earlier listed the England defender in City’s Champions League squad.

# uefa-champions-league - Friday 5 August, 2016

Lionel Messi snubbed for UEFA Best Player in Europe Award final nominations

The winner will be announced on 25 August, the day of the draw for the Champions League group stage.

Everything you need to know about Dundalk's Champions League opponents

Legia Warsaw stand between the Lilywhites and a historic place in the competition’s group-stage.

# uefa-champions-league - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Aviva Stadium will host Dundalk's Champions League play-off

The back-to-back SSE Airtricity League Premier Division winners will discover their opponents tomorrow.

# uefa-champions-league - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Dream tie for Dundalk still a possibility as Celtic squeeze through to play-offs

Brendan Rodgers’ side needed two penalties to get the better of Astana.

Martin O'Neill visited the Dundalk dressing room to hail their Champions League victory Nice Touch This post contains videos

Martin O'Neill visited the Dundalk dressing room to hail their Champions League victory

The Ireland manager labelled their performance last night as “phenomenal”.

'Hopefully the wider public gets involved' - Dundalk boss wants Champions League play-off at Aviva Stadium

The Louth club are set to learn who their opponents will be in this Friday’s draw.

# uefa-champions-league - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Dundalk make Champions League history on unbelievable night in Tallaght

David McMillan scored twice to send the Lilywhites through to the play-offs after a 3-1 aggregate victory over BATE Borisov.

As it happened: Dundalk v BATE Borisov, Champions League third qualifying round second leg Minute-by-Minute This post contains a poll

As it happened: Dundalk v BATE Borisov, Champions League third qualifying round second leg

The SSE Airtricity League’s top side had to overturn a 1-0 first leg defeat at Tallaght Stadium tonight if they were to remain in the competition.

# uefa-champions-league - Monday 1 August, 2016

How many millions do Dundalk stand to earn from further European progress?

Their recent run means the League of Ireland side are guaranteed at least €1 million.

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