54 results found for Champions League

Australian to become first overseas Premier League referee

JARRED Gillett will become the first overseas official to referee a Premier League game when he takes charge of Watford v Newcastle on Saturday. The 34-year-old Australian... Read more

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Chelsea title charge looks hard to stop - Alan Shearer analysis

THE Premier League title race is only just getting started, but Chelsea already look like they will be very hard to stop. Thomas Tuchel's side look seriously... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 days ago | seen 225 times

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Pep Guardiola's call for more home fans 'uncalled for', says supporters group

A leading Manchester City supporters group says manager Pep Guardiola's call for more fans to attend their Premier League game with Southampton is "disappointing and uncalled... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 218 times

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Chelsea defender's medals stolen in burglary while he played in Champions League

REECE James' house was broken into while he was playing for Chelsea against Zenit St Petersburg in the Champions League on Tuesday. The 21-year-old England right-back says... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 693 times

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Sebastien Haller produced one of the great Champions League debuts as he netted four goals in Ajax's 5-1 hammering of Sporting Lisbon

SEBASTIEN Haller produced one of the great Champions League debuts as he netted four goals in Ajax's 5-1 hammering of Sporting Lisbon. The former West Ham striker... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 14 times

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Lionel Messi's main task at Paris St-Germain will be to help deliver an elusive Champions League

LIONEL Messi's main task at Paris St-Germain will be to help deliver an elusive Champions League, but for all the fanfare surrounding the Argentina star's first... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 126 times

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Champions League drama as Liverpool win, Man City hit six and Messi disappoints

Breathless, beautiful and brilliant. THE Champions League is back and, on a dramatic night across Europe, the competition delivered a reminder of why it can produce memorable,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 111 times

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English teenager Jude Bellingham shone for Borussia Dortmund as he opened the scoring in German side's Champions League

ENGLISH teenager Jude Bellingham shone for Borussia Dortmund as he opened the scoring in German side's Champions League Group C victory at Besiktas. The 18-year-old midfielder chested... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 42 times

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Real Madrid substitute Rodrygo struck an 89th-minute winner

REAL Madrid substitute Rodrygo struck an 89th-minute winner to snatch a 1-0 Champions League group-stage victory and punish a wasteful Inter Milan. The Brazilian met a pass... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 86 times

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Jack Grealish scored a wonderful goal on his Champions League debut as Manchester City scored six past RB Leipzig

JACK Grealish scored a wonderful goal on his Champions League debut as Manchester City scored six past RB Leipzig to put the pain of losing last... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 101 times

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Liverpool had to come from behind to win a Champions League thriller against AC Milan at Anfield

LIVERPOOL had to come from behind to win a Champions League thriller against AC Milan at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp's team laid siege to Milan's goal from the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 122 times

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Sheriff Tiraspol: Champions League team from an unrecognised state

"ASK not what Trans-Dniester can do for you - ask what you can do for Trans-Dniester." We're driving down Andriy Smolensky's favourite street. It's the only one... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 129 times

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Alvaro Morata scored one goal and earned a penalty as Juventus launched their Champions League campaign by beating Malmo

FORMER Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata scored one goal and earned a penalty as Juventus launched their Champions League campaign by beating Malmo. Juve were under pressure early... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 117 times

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Manchester United conceded a dramatic stoppage-time goal as they lost to Young Boys

MANCHESTER United conceded a dramatic stoppage-time goal as they lost to Young Boys despite Cristiano Ronaldo scoring on his Champions League return for the Red Devils. Ronaldo,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 111 times

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Goals from Thomas Muller and Robert Lewandowski settled a battle of the big two in Champions League Group E

GOALS from Thomas Muller and Robert Lewandowski settled a battle of the big two in Champions League Group E as Bayern Munich claimed a dominant opening-game... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Lionel Messi, Thomas Muller, Robert Lewandowski, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Champions League

Dynamo Kyiv's Denys Garmash was a tad perplexed when English official Anthony Taylor showed him a second yellow card

DYNAMO Kyiv's Denys Garmash was a tad perplexed when English official Anthony Taylor showed him a second yellow card and then a red in his side's... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 66 times

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AC Milan: Is Sandro Tonali the new Andrea Pirlo?

SANDRO Tonali has been called 'the new Pirlo' ever since the start of his fledgling career - with the nickname first mentioned before he had even... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 88 times

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Chelsea opened their defence of the Champions League with a victory

CHELSEA opened their defence of the Champions League with a victory as Romelu Lukaku finally pierced Zenit St Petersburg's stubborn resistance at Stamford Bridge. Lukaku, a £97.5m... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 25 times

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AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss Wednesday's opening Champions League group match at Liverpool

AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss Wednesday's opening Champions League group match at Liverpool with an Achilles tendon problem. Ibrahimovic, who turns 40 in October, made... Read more

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Women's Champions League: Chelsea and Arsenal discover opponents

LAST season's Women's Champions League finalists Chelsea have been drawn with Wolfsburg, Juventus and Servette in Group A of this season's tournament. Arsenal are in with Barcelona,... Read more

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Edinson Cavani will miss Manchester United's opening Champions League game against Young Boys

EDINSON Cavani will miss Manchester United's opening Champions League game against Young Boys on Tuesday with a "minor injury", but Cristiano Ronaldo has been named in... Read more

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Champions League 2021-22 preview - Guardiola, Klopp, Tuchel & Solskjaer eye big prize

THE group stage of what promises to be a fascinating Champions League season gets underway this week. Holders Chelsea are part of an English quartet in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 32 times

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NBBF premier league: Gombe Bulls, Kano pillars maintain winning streak

KANO Pillars and Gombe Bulls on Monday continued their winning streak in the Savannah conference of the ongoing 2021 NBBF Premier Basketball Men’s League. The News Agency... Read more

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Keely Hodgkinson: GB teenager wins Diamond League 800m title to cap extraordinary year

BRITAIN'S Keely Hodgkinson won the Diamond League 800m title to bank $30,000 in prize money and cap an extraordinary year. The 19-year-old began 2021 aiming at the... Read more

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Premier League, EFL and SPFL oppose Fifa's plans for World Cup every two years

THE Premier League, EFL and SPFL have confirmed their opposition to Fifa's plan for a World Cup every two years. They are members of the European League... Read more

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Premier League summer signings: Who are this weekend's potential debutants?

CRISTIANO Ronaldo is bound to be the centre of Premier League attention this weekend if, as expected, he is involved for Manchester United for the first... Read more

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European champions Italy became the first national team to go 37 games without defeat as they thrashed Lithuania in a World Cup qualifier

EUROPEAN champions Italy became the first national team to go 37 games without defeat as they thrashed Lithuania in a World Cup qualifier. There were suggestions the... Read more

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Manchester City boss Gareth Taylor says his side's failure to reach the Women's Champions League group stage will "fuel" their desire for domestic success this season

MANCHESTER City boss Gareth Taylor says his side's failure to reach the Women's Champions League group stage will "fuel" their desire for domestic success this season. City... Read more

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Diamond League final: Francine Niyonsaba lands impressive 5,000m win in Zurich

BURUNDI'S Francine Niyonsaba said she "did what I had to do" after beating Kenyan rival Hellen Obiri to win the 5,000m Diamond League final in Zurich. The... Read more

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Premier League: Eight Brazil players stopped from playing for their clubs this weekend

EIGHT Premier League players will be stopped from playing for their clubs this weekend after Brazilian football authorities triggered a Fifa rule to prevent them appearing. Liverpool,... Read more

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Premier League: Clubs 'need to know' if Brazil players are suspended

THE six Premier League clubs who refused to release players for Brazil's World Cup qualifiers "need to be told" if they are suspended this weekend. European Clubs'... Read more

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Diamond League final in Zurich: What to look out for

A month after the Olympics closing ceremony, 25 champions and 41 other medallists from the Tokyo Games are due to be in Zurich this week for... Read more

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Jonnie Peacock says Para-athletes should get 'equal pay' at Diamond League meetings

PARA-athletes should get the same pay as non-disabled athletes at Diamond League meetings, says Jonnie Peacock. The two-time Paralympic champion, 28, has long campaigned for more Para-athletics... Read more

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Transfer deadline day: Premier League spending tops £1bn but is down on previous year

CRISTIANO Ronaldo completed his shock move back to Manchester United on transfer deadline day to help push Premier League clubs' outlay past £1bn - but overall... Read more

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Premier League: Who had the best transfer window?

PREMIER League clubs have spent more than £1bn between them this summer - but who will be happiest now the transfer window is closed? It may not... Read more

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Premier League: Who had the best transfer window?

PREMIER League clubs have spent more than £1bn between them this summer - but who will be happiest now the transfer window is closed? It may not... Read more

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Deadline day: The reality of making a last-minute Premier League move

PREMIER League footballers are notoriously well paid, but bumper contracts and huge bonuses only tell part of the story. Their destiny is rarely in their own... Read more

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Chelsea's defensive display in Premier League draw at Liverpool shows title credentials

THE increasing talk about Chelsea's Premier League title chances has been largely built around the acquisition of £97.5m striker Romelu Lukaku - but at Anfield on... Read more

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Europa League draw: Leicester, West Ham, Rangers & Celtic discover groups

LEICESTER will face Napoli, Spartak Moscow and Legia Warsaw in Group C of the 2021-22 Europa League. West Ham will play Dinamo Zagreb, Genk and Rapid Vienna... Read more

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Rangers overcame a Covid outbreak, stifling heat, and a limited 10-man Alashkert to clinch a Europa League group stage

RANGERS overcame a Covid outbreak, stifling heat, and a limited 10-man Alashkert to clinch a Europa League group stage place for the fourth consecutive season. With manager... Read more

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Champions League draw: Manchester City to face PSG and Chelsea will meet Juventus

PREMIER League champions Manchester City have been drawn to face Paris St-Germain, RB Leipzig and Club Bruges in the Champions League group stage. Holders Chelsea come up... Read more

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Harry Kane could make his first start of the season for Tottenham in their Europa Conference League

HARRY Kane could make his first start of the season for Tottenham in their Europa Conference League qualifying play-off second leg with Pacos de Ferreira on... Read more

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James Anderson stands tall in era of ageless champions

September 2035. The Oval. The final Ashes Test of the summer. AS England celebrate a 4-1 series win, playing the sort of hyper-aggressive Test cricket they learned... Read more

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Premier League clubs will not release players for international games in red-list countries

THE Premier League says its clubs have "reluctantly but unanimously" decided not to release players for matches in red-list countries during September's international break. Under current UK... Read more

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Champions League draw: When does it take place? Who has qualified? All you need to know

The Champions League is back. THE draw for this year's competition takes place on Thursday at 17:00 BST in Istanbul, with defending champions Chelsea among the teams... Read more

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Premier League clubs to refuse to release players for international duty in red-list countries

PREMIER League sides are among leading European clubs set to prevent players from going to red-list countries for September's international break. Unless quarantine exemptions are made, players... Read more

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Premier League confirms 16 new positive Covid cases in latest round of testing

THE Premier League says 16 players and club staff have tested positive for coronavirus over the past week. Across two rounds, the Premier League conducted 3,060 tests... Read more

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Two Tammy Abraham assists helped Roma make a winning league start under Jose Mourinho

TWO Tammy Abraham assists helped Roma make a winning league start under Jose Mourinho with victory over Fiorentina in a game featuring two red cards. Visiting goalkeeper... Read more

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Liverpool boss says Premier League in danger of going '10 to 15 years backwards'

LIVERPOOL manager Jurgen Klopp said "it's like we're going 10 to 15 years backwards" as he called on the Premier League to protect players by rethinking... Read more

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Besiktas defender "doing better" after collapsing during league match

BESIKTAS say defender Fabrice N'Sakala is "doing much better" after collapsing during Saturday's Turkish Super Lig match with Gaziantep. N'Sakala, 31, fell to the ground in the... Read more

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Nigerian men’s basketball premier league gets underway Sept. 7, says coordinator

THE 2021 Nigerian Men’s Premier Basketball League has been fixed for Sept.7 as the race for the championship of the Nigerian Basketball League gets underway. The eventual... Read more

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Pep Guardiola among Premier League managers urging players to have Covid-19 vaccine

MANCHESTER City boss Pep Guardiola is among several Premier League managers urging players to get vaccinated against Covid-19. The number of positive tests in the Premier League... Read more

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Goals from Diogo Jota and Sadio Mane ensured Liverpool made it two Premier League wins from two

GOALS from Diogo Jota and Sadio Mane ensured Liverpool made it two Premier League wins from two with victory over Burnley at a packed Anfield. Jota opened... Read more

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Jose Mourinho's spell as Roma boss started with a win at Turkish side Trabzonspor in the Europa Conference League

JOSE Mourinho's spell as Roma boss started with a win at Turkish side Trabzonspor in the Europa Conference League play-off first leg. Captain Lorenzo Pellegrini gave Roma... Read more

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