Europe

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Caption

The Bianconeri have made a 100 per cent start to the season in the absence of their veteran playmaker, placing a question mark over his status as a first-team regular

Caption

COMMENT: The Turkish giants arrive at the Emirates for their Champions League clash on Wednesday with numerous problems both on and off the pitch

Caption

The Napoli forwards scored three goals between them on Matchday one, but still trailed three hat-trick heroes from Steaua Bucharest, Dinamo Zagreb and PAOK

Caption

The Italians arrive at the Vicente Calderon without having conceded a single goal so far this campaign, but Al Hain-Cole thinks that there is money to be made in backing goals here

Caption

The club captain feels that qualification is still possible from Champions League Group E but nothing less than two wins against their main rivals will suffice

Caption

A 4-1 home defeat at the weekend leaves the Nerazzurri desperate to return to winning ways in the Europa League

Caption

The Blaugrana conceded for the first time this season in their 3-2 defeat at the Parc des Princes, with two of the goals coming from set-pieces

Caption

The Portuguese club's coach was in an upbeat mood after his team salvaged a point at Shakhtar on Tuesday but is adamant a victory would have been the fair result

Caption

The Chilean says that his side let themselves down in ball retention but believes that they still have hope to qualify for the Champions League's knockout stages

Caption

The former defender was furious at the penalty awarded against his side but is adamant their form in the competition has been encouraging

Caption

The Chelsea captain was a winner on his 100th appearance in the competition for the club, Nemanja Matic's header making the difference in a 1-0 victory away at Sporting Lisbon

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Caption

The skipper believes Rudi Garcia's men more than matched the English champions while summer signing Ashley Cole was delighted with how they bounced back from conceding early on

Caption

While rivals Schalke drew with Maribor on Tuesday, the Blues beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0 and their manager now believes that they are in pole position to dictate Group G

Caption

The midfielder snatched the winning goal in superb 3-2 victory over Barcelona but has asked his team-mates to produce that level more regularly

Caption

Juventus are set to face their toughest European test of the season and their coach piled praise on his opposite number for the way he has forged the Rojiblancos in his own image

Caption

The Parisiens sprung a surprise by defeating the Spanish giants at Parc des Princes and the Spain midfielder and his team-mate Javier Mascherano pointed to crucial errors