UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw

The UEFA Champions league group stage draw was held in Monaco where 32 teams were drawn for the 2018/19 Champions League Campaign with the final being played at the Wanda Metropilitano in Madrid on June 1st. The draw went as follows: A Atletico Madrid Borussia Dortmund AS Monaco Club Bruge B FC Barcelona Tottenham Hotspur […]

UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw

The UEFA Champions league group stage draw was held in Monaco where 32 teams were drawn for the 2018/19 Champions League Campaign with the final being played at the Wanda Metropilitano in Madrid on June 1st. The draw went as follows: A Atletico Madrid Borussia Dortmund AS Monaco Club Bruge B FC Barcelona Tottenham Hotspur […]

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Brilliant Alli Inspires Spurs To Huge Win Over Real Madrid

Dele Alli was involved in all of Tottenham’s goals as his team stunned Real Madrid. Tottenham opened the scoring through Dele Alli’s poachers effort after he got on the end of Kieran Trippier’s low cross. Real Madrid almost pegged them back after Casemiro sneaked a shot to the far corner which was saved by Hugo […]

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Manchester United 2-0 Benfica: United Seal Place In Last 16 With Comfortable Victory

Manchester United should have opened the scoring through Anthony Martial whose penalty was saved by Mile Svilar after there was a hand ball in the box. United eventually opened the scoring after Nemanja Matic’s linf range shot hit the crossbar and deflected into the net off the back of Svilar. Another unlucky moment for the […]

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AS Roma 3:0 Chelsea: El Shaarawy Brace Sinks Leaky Chelsea At The Olympico

Roma got their opener after just 39 seconds when a long ball by  was played into Edin Dzeko who flicked the ball of his shoulder for the on rushing Stephan El Shaarawy who scored spectacularly with the outside of his right foot into the top corner.  Eden Hazard had a spurned his chance to equalize […]

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Olympiacos 0-0 Barcelona: Suarez Left To Rue Missed Chances As Barca Are Held

Barcelona played out a 0-0 draw with Olympiacos in Athens but the game twice descended into farce when spectators were allowed to run on to the pitch and head straight for Lionel Messi. In the second half one fan even had time to take a ‘selfie’ with the Argentine. In the first period a spectator […]

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Zappacosta, Hazard And Morata Start: Team News And Predicted Lineup Against Roma

Chelsea can seal qualification for the Champions League knockout stages if they beat Roma and other results go their way on Tuesday night. The Group C rivals meet at the Stadio Olimpico to conclude the second half of their double header, having previously shared the points in a thrilling 3-3 Stamford Bridge draw on October […]

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Benfica 0:1 Manchester United. Goalkeeping Mistake Cost Benfica Crucial Champions League Point

A mistake from Benfica debutant Mile Svilar was the difference as Manchester United continued their 100% record in the group stages.   Manchester United could have opened the scoring when Romelu Lukaku’s header hit the crossbar after a corner kick played by Henrikh Mkhitaryan from the left wing.   Nemanja Matic was facing his former […]

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Barcelona 3-1 Olympiakos: Lionel Messi Bags 100th Champions League Goal

Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European football for Barcelona to leave them home and dry in the qualifying stage despite a pre-match monsoon and a Gerard Pique red card. His century came in just 122 games. Cristiano Ronaldo is the only other player to reach three figures and he clocked up his 100 […]

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Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham: Spurs Withstand Pressure To Hold Los Blancos

Forget Harry Kane for one moment. After this, the player Tottenham may have to keep out of the clutches of Real Madrid next summer is Hugo Lloris. Their interest in David De Gea is long-standing, so we know they are in the market for a goalkeeper, and in front of a frequently unnerved Estadio Bernabeu, […]