The Rotblau take a commanding first-leg lead in their Europa League quarterfinal, leaving los Che with it all to do in the return meeting at Mestalla next week
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Goal was on hand to see Juventus slip past Lyon at Stade Gerland, with a scrappy Leonardo Bonucci goal resigning the hosts to their worst home run since 1997.
The defender struck a crucial away goal for the Italian champions just moments after Mirko Vucinic had squandered a glorious chance to break the deadlock.
Despite dominating for long periods, the Dutch succumbed to a sweet strike from the Argentine just after the break
The France defender's first-half goal makes the Portuguese side the favorite to reach the last four after it held on despite Fernando's late red card.
Despite playing in front of an empty stadium, the home side secured a three-goal advantage in the first leg of its quarterfinal clash against the Spaniards
Friday, March 21, 2014
With Juventus the only Italian club left competing in Europe, Giancarlo Abete is hoping other clubs will raise their game in the Champions League and Europa League in the future.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Los Che's boss has lavished praise on the young striker following his performances in Europe, comparing him to two of the world's finest footballers.
The striker lamented what he believes is a harsh elimination, while Porto boss Luis Castro thinks that his team fully earned its place in the last eight
Unai Emery's men progressed to the quarterfinals of the Europa League with a penalty shootout win over their bitter rivals after Jose Antonio Reyes and Carlos Bacca goals.
The visitors completed a turnaround by overturning the two-goal first-leg deficit and eventually securing victory in a dramatic penalty shootout
The Spurs boss was pleased despite his side's failure to progress and takes another jab at his Benfica counterpart, who will be able "to wave his fingers at a few more managers"
The Portuguese champions survive a flurry of Partenopei attacks to book their place in the Europa League quarterfinals courtesy of goals from Nabil Ghilas and Ricardo Quaresma
The match had to be halted due to objects being thrown, at which point the hosts were leading, but the visitors fought back to win with 10 men in a topsy-turvy clash.
The mercurial winger scored a sublime solo effort after Nabil Ghilas had equalized Goran Pandev's early effort in a match where the home side dominated early on
Visiting supporters reacted with anger to going a goal behind midway through the first half, causing a 10-minute stoppage in Salzburg.
The Italian veteran feels Antonio Conte's charges earned their place in the next round of the Europa League following their narrow win over la Viola
The center back was pleased with how his teammates handled the late surge from Tottenham in the clubs' Europa League clash Thursday.
Goal was on hand to see Juventus slip through against 10-man Fiorentina, courtesy of a trademark Pirlo free kick, putting the Old Lady into the next round of the Europa League
Spurs show fight with a Chadli brace but bow out of the Europa League in Lisbon at the last-16 stage.