Thursday, October 23, 2014
COMMENT: All eyes will be on the behaviour of Partizan fans on Thursday after a series of despicable incidents at their stadium in recent weeks
The Brazilian equalled Lionel Messi's record of five goals in one game during a week of sensational results in Europe's premier club cup competition
PROFILE: Sevilla's sporting director has professed his loyalty to Los Rojiblancos but Europe's biggest clubs are once again taking notice of his success in the transfer market
PROFILE: Every Europa League Thursday, Goal profiles a new starlet under the age of 21 who could be set for big things in the game. Here we look at the Young Boys attacker
COMMENT: Schalke were the subject of conspiracy talk after their controversial win while the number of goals scored sounds a warning bell for the tournament's competitiveness
COMMENT: The Gunners boss reached retirement age when he turned 65 on Wednesday but Arsenal's poor season continued despite the 2-1 win over Anderlecht - and it's his fault
EXCLUSIVE: The holding midfielder was distinctly unimpressed with Arsene Wenger's side in Wednesday night's dramatic home defeat to the Gunners
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A tale of two strikers, both of whom have been under intense scrutiny, summed up the difference in quality between the two teams in Wednesday's clash at Anfield
Jurgen Klopp's men maintained their 100 per cent record in Champions League Group D with a comprehensive victory in the Turk Telekom Arena
Patjim Kasami's composed finish secured all three points for the Greek champions, though Massimiliano Allegri's side were unlucky to come up against inspired goalkeeper Roberto
Second-half goals from defenders Giulio Donati and Kyriakos Papadopoulos secured an important three points for Roger Schmidt's side, sending them to the top of Group C
The hosts turned it on in the second half to score five unanswered goals which put them top of Group A thanks to an inspired showing from Koke
The Eagles became the first Bulgarian side to win a Champions League game thanks to Jordan Minev's second-half stoppage-time strike against the 10-man Swiss champions
COMMENT: The Portuguese set the Blancos on their way to a comprehensive 3-0 win as Carlo Ancelotti's side showed they are ready for the meeting with Barcelona on Saturday
ANALYSIS: Luka Modric and Toni Kroos cannot be allowed to supply Cristiano Ronaldo, the Reds must tighten up at set-pieces and Raheem Sterling should be deployed centrally
COMMENT: The Gunners have spent big in recent times but with their rivals possessing so much Belgian talent, has the Frenchman missed a trick?
COMMENT: The Chile international has had a difficult 2014 due to injury, but his off-the-pitch behaviour has also left the club doubting their star man
ANALYSIS: The Ballon d'Or winner boasts an incredible club scoring record, particularly at Real Madrid, but he finds some opponents tougher than others
COMMENT: The Portugal international has failed to replicate the form he displayed at Porto in France - could he follow Falcao and James Rodriguez out of the club in January?
SPECIAL REPORT: The ex-Liverpool boss' future at Napoli is in doubt and he has made no secret of his desire to work at the Bernabeu. So could a move be possible?