Champions League

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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The Gunners are plagued by injury issues, but will they take the home advantage to bounce back from their opening Champions League group game defeat? Follow it LIVE with Goal

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Carlo Ancelotti's side face the Bulgarians on a ground where three title-holders were beaten in a nine-year spell. Follow the game LIVE with Goal

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Neither of Group C's winners in the first round of fixtures were able to carry their form into Wednesday's clash, which finished scoreless after a 90 minutes lacking in quality

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Both sides picked up wins in matchday one but the Russian Premier League leaders have been in far stronger form overall so far this term

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The Borussia Dortmund left back says he and his team-mates know they can defend better, with the side having kept just two clean sheets this season

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The Roma star became the oldest player to net in the Champions League against the English title holders and has thanked the Premier League side for giving him extra motivation

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The Bulgarian believes that his club are going up against the top side on the planet on Wednesday night but is adamant that his troops are looking forward to the task at hand

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The former England captain believes his side should have scored more than once in the Portuguese capital but was relieved that his team were able to register a victory

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The Catalans conceded twice from dead-ball deliveries in Tuesday night's Champions League loss to PSG - but the French defender is not in the least bit concerned

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The midfielder is being heavily linked with a January move to Manchester United and the Roma coach has confessed he does not know where the player's future lies

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EXCLUSIVE: The former Reds striker believes the controversial Italian has the talent to make his €20 million price tag look like a bargain for Brendan Rodgers' side

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The Italy captain is certain the midfielder has what it takes to achieve iconic status in his homeland, while he is also looking forward to facing Atletico Madrid

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The former France international was under pressure after six draws in 10 competitive games but his side produced a rousing display to down the Blaugrana

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The Gunners boss believes his team have what it takes to go all the way in Europe this season while backing Kieran Gibbs to follow in Ashley Cole's footsteps

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The midfield ace is convinced that Rudi Garcia's men can reach the last 16 after their fine showing in the 1-1 draw at the Etihad on Tuesday night

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The World Cup winner was under intense pressure going into the game at the Parc des Princes but his side produced a fantastic performance in a 3-2 win over the Blaugrana

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The Dutchman was unimpressed by the Russians' tactics during the Group E game at Arena Khimki and also admitted that the absence of a crowd was "not nice"