Champions League

Thursday, 2 October 2014

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The former Manchester United defender has warned Chelsea's centre-back pairing to expect a difficult afternoon when the Gunners travel to Stamford Bridge on Sunday

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The Bulgarian's coach was immensely proud at how his team went close to pulling off a shock draw with the reigning European champions, even taking an early lead

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The coach criticises his team's defensive woes from corners, which reared its head again at Ludogorets on Wednesday, and explains his decision to rotate heavily

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The French striker emerged from the bench to net the winner for his side against Ludogorets after Cristiano Ronaldo missed one penalty and scored another to tie it up

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

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The Mexican was given a chance to impress by coach Carlo Ancelotti but looked lost for long periods and Los Blancos improved immensely after he was replaced by the Frenchman

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The Borussia Dortmund coach is delighted after the Colombian destroyed Anderlecht off the bench, while the striker revels in his first goals in the Champions League

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The Arsenal manager celebrated his 18th anniversary in charge of the north Londoners in style, a 4-1 win over Galatasaray delivered in large part by the youngster's goals

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The injury-ravaged Gunners brushed aside a pitiful Galatasaray as the pace and thrust of Welbeck, Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain proved too hot to handle

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The Reds followed up an unconvincing victory over Ludogorets with a 1-0 defeat in Basel and the club captain admits that his side deserved nothing from the Group B game

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The Japanese star returned to BVB this summer after two miserable years at Manchester United and showed in Belgium that he is already close to getting back to his best

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The Atletico Madrid boss made a winning impact with his changes from the sidelines, while his Juventus counterpart reacted only when it was too late on Wednesday

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The Italy international forward failed to find the back of the net again as Liverpool toiled in a 1-0 away defeat by Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday night

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The former Manchester United man thanked the Frenchman for playing him as a central striker in his first few weeks in north London, which paid off in a 4-1 win on Wednesday

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Diego Simeone's outfit get their Champions League campaign up and running as they run out narrow winners over the Italian champions at the Vicente Calderon

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Marco Streller struck the only goal of the game as Brendan Rodgers's side failed to take a host of second-half opportunities in their second Champions League group game

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The attacker's second half goal was enough to give Diego Simeone's men all thee points against the Serie A champions in a close encounter

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Danny Welbeck bagged his first professional hat-trick as the Gunners secured their first points of the Champions League roup stage with a classy performance at home