After the tensions and pressure surrounding the draw for the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals had calmed, players and managers of teams involved reacted to the draw. Juventus legend, Pavel Nedved looks on as the draws is being made
An incredible performance from Joe Hart wasn’t enough to prevent Barcelona cruising into the quarter-finals of the Champions League for the eighth consecutive season with a 1-0 win over Manchester City on Wednesday to seal a 3-1 aggregate victory.
Chelsea will reportedly open talks with manager Jose Mourinho on a new four-year contract. The Portuguese coach signed a four-year deal when he returned for his second spell in charge in 2013, but it is believed that the Blues want to increase his salary and extend that contract for another
Chelsea captain, John Terry, has reacted to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s description of his team mates as “babies”, saying Paris St Germain (PSG)’s players were similarly guilty on a night of ill-discipline at Stamford Bridge. Ibrahimovic, 33, was shown a straight red card after 31 minutes of the UEFA Champions League last
Jose Mourinho British newspapers and pundits rounded on Chelsea and manager Jose Mourinho on Thursday following their Champions League elimination, branding them “a team who will never really be loved”.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic accused Chelsea’s players of acting like “babies” after he was sent off during his side’s triumphant draw at Stamford Bridge in the Champions League.
Laurent Blanc: taking it all in Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc declared that his team had “joined the big boys” after their potentially transformative victory over Chelsea in the Champions League last 16.
David Luiz celebrates scoring PSG’s first goal of the night Paris Saint Germain came from behind on two occasion to deservedly dump Chelsea out of the UEFA Champions League after a dismal showing by the London club.
Chelsea host PSG on Wednesday night in their Champions League last-16 second-leg clash with the comfort of a vital away goal. Branislav Ivanovic scored for the Blues in the 1-1 draw in Paris three weeks ago, before Edinson Cavani’s second-half equaliser kept the French side firmly in the tie.
Cristiano Ronaldo has set a new all-time record goal total in UEFA club competition with his 77th and 78th strikes on Tuesday. Ronaldo headed in Real Madrid CF’s 25th-minute equaliser against FC Schalke 04 in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg to draw level with Raúl González,
Ronaldo sets new record Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice for Real Madrid in the first half of their Champions League last 16, second leg, match against Schalke on Tuesday to set a new record for goals in European competition with 78.
Jose Mourinho In Nemanja Matic and Thiago Motta, Wednesday’s Champions League clash between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain pitches together two examples of a central component in the Jose Mourinho trophy-winning formula.
Roberto di Matteo Schalke coach Roberto di Matteo believes his side must score first at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday if they are to have any chance of overturning a 2-0 first leg deficit against Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema of Real Madrid Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has insisted that his star front three of Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale will always start when fit despite a recent dip in form from all three.