Champions League

Barcelona and Atletico progress as group winners but Bayern struggle

Spanish giants Barcelona and Atletico Madrid progressed to the knock-out stages of the Champions League as group winners with comfortable victories on Wednesday but Bayern Munich slipped up to...

Reports: Two Dynamo Kiev fans attacked with knives in Naples

Two Dynamo Kiev fans have been lightly injured in knife attacks ahead of their team's Champions League match at Napoli, Italian media reported on Wednesday.

Holders Real, Leicester into CL last 16; Dortmund in 8-4 goalfest

Title holders Real Madrid advanced into the knock-out stages of the Champions League with a 2-1 win at 10-man Sporting Lisbon Tuesday; with Leicester City also through but Tottenham Hotspur...

City shock Barcelona; Bayern, Atletico, Arsenal go through

Manchester City came from behind to defeat Barcelona 3-1 as Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich, Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain booked places in the knock-out phase of the Champions League on Tuesday...

Barcelona smash City with Messi hat-trick, Bayern trounce PSV

Heavyweights Barcelona and Bayern Munich edged towards the knockout stage of the Champions League on Wednesday with home thrashings of Manchester City and PSV Eindhoven respectively.

Champions League wins for Real, Dortmund, Leicester

Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Leicester City cruised towards the knockout stage of the Champions League on Tuesday, with defeats of Legia Warsaw, Sporting Lisbon and Copenhagen respectively...

UEFA orders Legia Warsaw to play against Real in empty stadium

Legia Warsaw have been told by UEFA to play their next Champions League home game against Real Madrid behind closed doors following racist behaviour and other crowd disturbances against Borussia...

Dortmund fight back twice to deny Real Madrid, Leicester win again

Borussia Dortmund fought back twice against Champions League holders Real Madrid for a 2-2 draw on Tuesday while Leicester City continued their dream start by beating Porto.

Juventus seeking to fulfil role of favourites away to Dinamo Zagreb

Adjusting their game to the new arrivals has been an early season issue for Juventus, but they now need to quickly change pace and get results in the Champions League.

Ronaldo helps holders Real to late victory; Leicester, City also win

Title holders Real Madrid fought back at the death for a 2-1 comeback victory against Sporting Lisbon at the start of the new Champions League campaign, while English champions Leicester City...

Messi hat-trick as Barca clobber Celtic 7-0; Bayern with record win

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as rampant Barcelona thrashed Celtic 7-0 for their biggest ever Champions League win to kick off the 2016-17 campaign on Tuesday.

Ronaldo confident Real can win back-to-back Champions League title

Cristiano Ronaldo is confident Real Madrid can become the first side to win back-to-back Champions Leagues, and calls for a good start on Wednesday against one of his former clubs Sporting Lisbon...

UEFA approves Champions League format changes

The top four teams from the four highest-ranked European leagues will automatically go into the Champions League group stage from 2018, football's governing body UEFA said Friday.

Real Madrid drawn against Dortmund; Guardiola's City face Barcelona

Holders Real Madrid were drawn against Borussia Dortmund, Sporting Lisbon and Legia Warsaw on Thursday in the group stage of football's Champions League, while Barcelona will face Manchester City...

Dinamo Zagreb through to Champions League group stage

In Salzburg, Dinamo Zagreb battled out a heroic 2-1 win in extra-time to go through on a tight 3-2 aggregate.