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# Champions League

February 2023
Real Madrid deliver the final, brutal blow to Liverpool's broken team
A 5-2 hammering from their nightmare opponents marked a shattering end for a once-great Liverpool team.
'I have to prove I can perform'- Liverpool star's Champions League test
Cody Gakpo determined to make his mark against Real Madrid.
Benfica with one foot in quarters after beating Club Brugge
The Portuguese league leaders, who lost to Liverpool in the last eight last season, will be expected to complete the job when the sides meet in Lisbon.
Chelsea beaten by Adeyemi’s superb solo goal for Borussia Dortmund
The Blues looked the stronger side for much of the match but failed to find the finishing touch.
Tottenham suffer first-leg setback in lacklustre loss to AC Milan
Brahim Diaz scored the only goal at San Siro.
Coman scores winner as Bayern edge PSG in Paris
Kylian Mbappe was denied a late equaliser by VAR.
Champions League returns: English sides are vulnerable, PSG in crisis and Napoli the dark horses
A look ahead to the last-16 ties as the knockout phase swings into action.
Conte suggests some Spurs players collapse under pressure
Spurs have failed in big moments over the years and Conte has hinted some of his players cannot live with the pressure.
Last year
Liverpool handed reunion with Real Madrid as Champions League last-16 draw is made
Chelsea will face Borussia Dortmund, while Spurs have drawn Italian champions AC Milan.
Alvarez fills Haaland void and 17-year-old Lewis makes history as Man City rally to victory
A much-changed City side overcame Sevilla in their final group game.
Real Madrid hammer Celtic 5-1 and storm into Champions League last-16 as group winners
The holders converted two penalties on the way to a comprehensive win.
'We are not sure if he is concussed. It is Son’s face. His eye is a bit swollen'
The South Korean went off in the first half at the Stade Velodrome after a collision and looked very wobbly as he left the pitch.
Ange Postecoglou wants to give Celtic 'memorable' night in Bernabeu
The Hoops conclude their Champions League campaign with a historic match away to 14-time champions Real Madrid.
Conte sent off as VAR denies late Kane goal - 'I don't have a clue what just happened'
Matt Doherty admits frustration as Spurs draw 1-1 at home to Sporting Lisbon.
Darwin Nunez's night of good, bad and ugly as Liverpool reach knockout stages
Uruguayan striker scores a sublime header after Mo Salah puts Jurgen Klopp’s men in the lead, with youngster Harvey Elliott completing the scoring.
Haaland fitness for Leicester clash in doubt after 'exhausted' Man City draw with Dortmund
The Norwegian picked up a knock during his side’s meeting with Borussia Dortmund last night.
Salah's historic six-minute hat-trick helps Liverpool demolish Rangers
Egyptian strikes fastest treble in Champions League history as Jurgen Klopp’s side come from one nil down to cruise to 7-1 victory at Ibrox.
Son shines with double as Spurs sink Frankfurt
Tottenham enjoyed a 3-2 win over the Germans.
Napoli's mercurial 'Kvaradona' continues to shine on Champions League stage
Surprise package Club Brugge also booked their place in the last 16 with a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid.
Chelsea and England await news on Reece James injury after setback in Milan
The full-back was forced off in the Blues’ Champions League win at San Siro.
Missed chances the story of Celtic’s Champions League season – Ange Postecoglou
Timo Werner and Emil Forsberg scored as RB Leipzig beat the Hoops 2-0.
Reece James injury blow mars Chelsea’s Champions League win over AC Milan
The England full-back limped off just 40 days before the start of the World Cup.
John Lundstram wants Rangers to use ‘aura’ of Ibrox when they face Liverpool
The Light Blues are participating in European football’s elite club competition for the first time in 12 years.
Celtic fined over 'provocative' anti-monarchy banners at Champions League game
The inflammatory messages were displayed during the clash of the Hoops and Shakhtar Donetsk.
Chelsea swat aside AC Milan to revive Champions League bid
Graham Potter’s side won for the first time in three Group E games.
Celtic’s Champions League hopes dented by defeat in Leipzig
The defeat leaves Celtic bottom of Group F with one point from three matches.
Jurgen Klopp praises 'really good defensive performance in a new structure'
The Liverpool manager changed his approach for last night’s Champions League win against Rangers.
Champions League becoming Liverpool's last salvation as they go 'back to the basics'
Jurgen Klopp’s misfiring side host Rangers tonight.
Uefa clears Rangers over anthem but Celtic face action due to banner
European football’s governing body had issued instructions for God Save the King not to be sung before matches.
'Lots of positives' insists Potter despite Chelsea's draw with Salzburg
The Blues were held at home by Austrian side RB Salzburg.
PSG's deadly front three all score as Benfica sink dismal Juve to win 12th straight match
Meanwhile, Real Madrid left it late to beat RB Leipzig.
Rangers defy Uefa, but defeated by Napoli at Ibrox
Rangers’ return to the Champions League after a 12-year absence is quickly turning into a nightmare on the field.
Reports of fan being stabbed overshadow AC Milan's win over Dinamo Zagreb
News agency AGI says a 39-year-old man was knifed in the buttocks as two fans were attacked near the San Siro stadium.
Sloppy Celtic rue missed chances as they settle for draw with Shakhtar
Artem Bondarenko’s own goal gave the away side an early lead in Shakhtar’s temporary home in the Polish capital, but Mykhailo Mudryk equalised.
'Does he want to bring the Harlem Globetrotters as well?' - Klopp on Chelsea owner's All-Star game pitch
The Blues’ new co-controlling owner told a New York conference he has already floated the idea with Premier League counterparts.
Two goals in three minutes sees Bayern overcome Barcelona, Leverkusen stun Atletico
Leroy Sane and Lucas Hernandez were both on target for the Bundesliga side.
Late Matip winner secures crucial Champions League win for Liverpool
Jurgen Klopp’s side recovered from their defeat to Napoli with an important result against Ajax.
Spurs 'can do much better' says frustrated Conte after late agony against Sporting Lisbon
The Premier League outfit suffered a 2-0 defeat after conceding two goals in injury time.
Guardiola expects Haaland to be even better for Dortmund reunion
The sensational Norwegian will meet his former club when the sides face off in the Champions League.
Two injury-time goals condemn Spurs to Champions League defeat
Things went very wrong at the death for Antonio Conte’s side against Sporting Lisbon.