Champions League

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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Manchester City lined up with Sergio Aguero and Edin Dzeko up front but it was the visitors who dominated and created the clearer chances, with Luis Suarez scoring twice

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Barcelona march on in the Champions League but star man Lionel Messi needs to re-think his penalty technique

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

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The Spanish side ran out 2-1 winners against Manuel Pellegrini's men at the Etihad Stadium but the Argentine scored in the second half, and is hopeful of winning at the Camp Nou

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The attacker is confident that his side can overcome a 2-1 first-leg deficit in the second leg, but admitted that the loss could have been even worse

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The former Liverpool man was outstanding on his return to England but believes the tie is still up for grabs after the Argentine failed to convert from the spot

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COMMENT: They may have won 2-1, but the Bianconeri's away record in Europe - and Dortmund's suitability for the Champions League - leaves the Germans favourites to progress

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The Uruguayan scored twice for Barcelona at the Etihad on Tuesday and the Manchester City goalkeeper was not shocked that he had such an impact on the game

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Marco Reus netted a vital away goal for Jurgen Klopp's side on Tuesday and the Argentine forward feels things could be even better for his side

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Goal took in the Champions League action after a fascinating night in Turin, where the home side rode goals from Morata and Tevez towards a narrow first-leg advantage

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COMMENT: The Uruguay striker scored both goals in his best performance yet as Luis Enrique's side made light of a potentially problematic trip to Manchester City

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A Luis Suarez double means that the Catalan giants head into the second leg with a one-goal advantage and one foot in the quarter-finals of the competition

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The Argentine saw his opener cancelled out by Marco Reus but the Italian side restored their lead in the first half and were able to hold on for the remainder of the game

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The former Liverpool star struck twice in a dominant first half for the Catalan giants, who held on comfortably despite Sergio Aguero's second-half strike for the hosts

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The England international also says the Gunners are well prepared for their clash against Monaco as they eye a place in the Champions League quarter-finals

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The Atletico Madrid boss was cautious ahead of the European tie at the BayArena and called for focus from his players

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The coach is confident that his side can stifle the attack of their opponents and feels they can progress to the quarter-finals of the competition