Champions League

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Manuel Pellegrini's side should have been celebrating a first Group D win in Moscow, but collapsed in the second half to leave qualification largely out of their hands

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Jose Mourinho's side host the Slovenian champions at Stamford Bridge in a Group G clash, having run out 2-1 winners over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in their last fixture

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The Citizens surrendered a two-goal lead with a controversial late penalty leaving them without a win in their Champions League Group E campaign after three games

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Bibras Natkho fired home a late penalty following Seydou Doumbia's second half strike as the Russian side came from 2-0 down to earn a gutsy point at Arena Khimki

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With Liverpool set to host the holders in the Champions League on Wednesday, the club captain has revealed he has received "a couple" of offers from the Spanish giants in the past

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The Turkish outfit have had a difficult start to the season - particularly in Europe - but the midfielder is confident his new coach will prove himself

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Manuel Pellegrini & Co. will hope to secure their first win of this season's Champions League after failing to impress against Bayern Munich and Roma

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The Barcelona midfielder has been left out of the squad for Tuesday's game through injury, but will hope to be fit for next weekend's clash with Real Madrid

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The coach does not expect his star forward to struggle with pressure on Wednesday against Liverpool and revealed he was "holding back tears" when announced as Real Madrid boss

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The Roma captain scored a wonderful equaliser for his side against Manchester City on Matchday Two as Rudi Garcia’s side claimed a valuable draw away from home

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The Welsh winger and Spanish defender are omitted from Carlo Ancelotti's 20-man squad to travel to Anfield as they prepare for a Champions League encounter on Wednesday

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The Brazilian defender piles praise on team-mates David Luiz and Marquinhos and adds his excitement as he hopes to make his comeback from injury in the Champions League

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The Real Madrid star's record is phenomenal as he heads to Anfield, a ground where he has never scored, while Manchester City will hope their striker can continue his prolific form

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Jurgen Klopp's men suffered a fifth defeat in eight Bundesliga matches at the weekend but they have won both of their games in Group D

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The Bundesliga outfit blew a 3-0 lead in a dramatic draw at Stuttgart at the weekend and are going up against a side unbeaten in 10 games

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Massimiliano Allegri's Bianconeri will be desperate to bounce back from their 1-0 defeat against Atletico Madrid but the hosts boast a formidable record in their own backyard

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Age Hareide's side upset Olympiakos last time out but they are going up against a side that have won 18 of their last 20 home games in Uefa competition

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Being bought from the Stadio Olimpico this summer does not mean he will provide Bayern with additional assistance on the Serie A side's weak points

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The Swiss champions upset the Reds last time out and are now targeting maximum points from their double-header with the group's basement boys

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As CSKA Moscow prepare to play Manchester City behind closed doors, Goal analyses what Russian football is doing to solve the problem of racism in their country