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#Champions League

# champions-league - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Last-gasp leveller spares Real Madrid from second successive group defeat
# From Two Down
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# From Two Down

Last-gasp leveller spares Real Madrid from second successive group defeat

Oct 27th 2020, 10:45 PM 5,258 Views 0 Comments

The Spanish champions found themselves 2-0 down to Borussia Monchengladbach but salvaged an unlikely point deep into stoppage time.

Double from Portuguese prodigy inspires crucial comeback win for Atletico
# Joao We're Suckin' Diesel
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# Joao We're Suckin' Diesel

Double from Portuguese prodigy inspires crucial comeback win for Atletico

Oct 27th 2020, 10:35 PM 5,399 Views 2 Comments

A dramatic double from Joao Felix salvaged a 3-2 win for the hosts, who were 2-1 down before his intervention.

# champions-league - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Bayern winger on the double to help holders crush Atletico while Lukaku brace rescues Inter draw
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Bayern winger on the double to help holders crush Atletico while Lukaku brace rescues Inter draw

Oct 21st 2020, 11:08 PM 5,899 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, there were wins for Atalanta and Olympiakos.

Manchester City forced to come from behind to ensure winning start
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Manchester City forced to come from behind to ensure winning start

Oct 21st 2020, 10:40 PM 5,179 Views 3 Comments

City recovered against Porto thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero, Ilkay Gundogan and Ferran Torres.

Own goal gets Liverpool's Champions League bid off to winning start as Fabinho fills Van Dijk void
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Own goal gets Liverpool's Champions League bid off to winning start as Fabinho fills Van Dijk void

Oct 21st 2020, 10:19 PM 25,517 Views 25 Comments

The Premier League side came away from their trip to Amsterdam with a 1-0 win.

Real stunned in Madrid by Covid-hit Shakhtar Donetsk
# Shakh Attack
From The42
# Shakh Attack

Real stunned in Madrid by Covid-hit Shakhtar Donetsk

Oct 21st 2020, 8:14 PM 10,473 Views 5 Comments

The depleted Ukrainian side held on for the win, having opened up a 3-0 lead in the first half.

As it happened: Ajax v Liverpool, Champions League From The42
Live Oct 21st 2020, 7:01 PM

As it happened: Ajax v Liverpool, Champions League

# champions-league - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Youngsters impress in thumping Barca win, Dortmund flop against Lazio From The42

Youngsters impress in thumping Barca win, Dortmund flop against Lazio

Oct 20th 2020, 10:34 PM 7,231 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona were 5-1 winners but it was a much more chastening night for Dortmund.

Chelsea play out rare goalless draw in opening group game
# Drawing A Blank
From The42
# Drawing A Blank

Chelsea play out rare goalless draw in opening group game

Oct 20th 2020, 10:21 PM 5,031 Views 1 Comment

Sevilla earned a point at Stamford Bridge, as Frank Lampard finally got all of his summer signings on the pitch together.

Rashford the hero again as United seal late win over PSG
# Perfect Start
From The42
# Perfect Start

Rashford the hero again as United seal late win over PSG

Oct 20th 2020, 9:58 PM 38,700 Views 44 Comments

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side were 2-1 winners in Paris, a perfect start to their Champions League campaign.

Morata double gives Pirlo winning start in Champions League
# Champions League
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# Champions League

Morata double gives Pirlo winning start in Champions League

Oct 20th 2020, 8:26 PM 7,734 Views 0 Comments

No Ronaldo, no problem for Juve.

As it happened: PSG vs Manchester United, Champions League From The42
Live Oct 20th 2020, 7:31 PM

As it happened: PSG vs Manchester United, Champions League

# champions-league - Monday 19 October, 2020

Maguire out of Man United's Paris trip, Verratti and Paredes injured for PSG
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Maguire out of Man United's Paris trip, Verratti and Paredes injured for PSG

Oct 19th 2020, 8:53 PM 10,549 Views 2 Comments

Bruno Fernandes will skipper United on their return to the Champions League.

Uefa could return to ‘final eight’ format for Champions League from 2024
# Loser Leaves Town
From The42
# Loser Leaves Town

Uefa could return to ‘final eight’ format for Champions League from 2024

Oct 19th 2020, 9:11 AM 6,847 Views 4 Comments

The coronavirus pandemic necessitated a change of format to finish off the 2019-20 competitions.

# champions-league - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Ferencváros end 25-year wait for Champions League group stages, Dynamo Kiev and Olympiakos also progress
# European Matters
From The42
# European Matters

Ferencváros end 25-year wait for Champions League group stages, Dynamo Kiev and Olympiakos also progress

Sep 29th 2020, 11:53 PM 7,113 Views 1 Comment

And in Spain, Getafe jumped to the top of the La Liga table.

# champions-league - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Renard powers Lyon into fifth straight Champions League final
# Lyon Mean Winning Machine
From The42
# Lyon Mean Winning Machine

Renard powers Lyon into fifth straight Champions League final

Aug 26th 2020, 10:48 PM 6,152 Views 1 Comment

Lyon were 1-0 winners against domestic rivals PSG in Bilbao.

Celtic crash out of Champions League after home defeat to Ferencvaros
# Down And Out
From The42
# Down And Out

Celtic crash out of Champions League after home defeat to Ferencvaros

Aug 26th 2020, 10:02 PM 14,882 Views 61 Comments

The Hoops have now dropped into the Europa League qualifiers.

Women's Champions League final to be shown on Irish television for the first time this weekend
# Can't See Can't Be
From The42
# Can't See Can't Be

Women's Champions League final to be shown on Irish television for the first time this weekend

Updated Aug 26th 2020, 5:00 PM 18,682 Views 32 Comments

RTÉ has announced live coverage of the European showpiece.

# champions-league - Monday 24 August, 2020

Almost 150 people arrested as rioting breaks out following Champions League final
# Paris
# Paris

Almost 150 people arrested as rioting breaks out following Champions League final

Aug 24th 2020, 8:20 AM 53,034 Views 21 Comments

Bayern Munich beat PSG in the Champions League final.

# champions-league - Friday 21 August, 2020

'It was inevitable it was going to happen' - Perth on Dundalk departure
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

'It was inevitable it was going to happen' - Perth on Dundalk departure

Aug 21st 2020, 10:10 PM 6,472 Views 0 Comments

The decision was announced following the club’s exit from the Champions League.

Yaya Toure wonders why Pep Guardiola is not ‘in trouble’ for Champions League exit
# No Cakewalk
From The42
# No Cakewalk

Yaya Toure wonders why Pep Guardiola is not ‘in trouble’ for Champions League exit

Aug 21st 2020, 8:38 AM 7,035 Views 3 Comments

‘If this was Barcelona or maybe Real Madrid, for sure he’s going to be in trouble’, said Toure.

# champions-league - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Dundalk confirm Perth departure as boss in wake of Champions League exit
# Out The Door
From The42
# Out The Door

Dundalk confirm Perth departure as boss in wake of Champions League exit

Aug 20th 2020, 11:07 PM 10,221 Views 11 Comments

Dundalk lost out 3-0 last night to Slovenian champions Celje.

Bayern legend Matthäus fires Champions League final warning
# A Case For The Defence
From The42
# A Case For The Defence

Bayern legend Matthäus fires Champions League final warning

Aug 20th 2020, 1:18 PM 12,629 Views 5 Comments

Lothar Matthäus has concerns over his former club’s defensive vulnerabilities ahead of the PSG clash.

# champions-league - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'I've got to look in the mirror' - Perth takes blame for Champions League exit
# Responsibility
From The42
# Responsibility

'I've got to look in the mirror' - Perth takes blame for Champions League exit

Aug 19th 2020, 10:51 PM 8,280 Views 3 Comments

The Dundalk boss carried a resigned tone after his side’s 3-0 loss to Slovenian champions Celje.

Sloppy errors cost Dundalk as they crash out of the Champions League
# Bad Night
From The42
# Bad Night

Sloppy errors cost Dundalk as they crash out of the Champions League

Aug 19th 2020, 7:59 PM 30,172 Views 42 Comments

Vinny Perth’s side lost 3-0 to Slovenian champions Celje tonight.

# champions-league - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Celtic put six past KR Reykjavik in Champions League first qualifying round win
# Stroll Through Paradise
From The42
# Stroll Through Paradise

Celtic put six past KR Reykjavik in Champions League first qualifying round win

Aug 18th 2020, 10:12 PM 6,447 Views 4 Comments

Neil Lennon’s side showed the Icelandic outfit no mercy.

Linfield out of the Champions League after narrow defeat to Legia Warsaw
# Defeated
From The42
# Defeated

Linfield out of the Champions League after narrow defeat to Legia Warsaw

Aug 18th 2020, 8:57 PM 5,873 Views 14 Comments

David Healy’s side fell to a brave 1-0 defeat in Poland.

Bayern Munich sack youth coach at centre of racism row
# Shown The Door
From The42
# Shown The Door

Bayern Munich sack youth coach at centre of racism row

Aug 18th 2020, 11:08 AM 5,916 Views 0 Comments

The coach is accused of making racist and other discriminatory comments in a series of messages.

# champions-league - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Sterling's nightmare miss proves costly as Man City crash out against Lyon
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Sterling's nightmare miss proves costly as Man City crash out against Lyon

Aug 15th 2020, 10:07 PM 62,452 Views 137 Comments

Lyon stun City to set up Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich.

RTÉ to show Dundalk's Champions League qualifier on Wednesday
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

RTÉ to show Dundalk's Champions League qualifier on Wednesday

Aug 15th 2020, 4:43 PM 5,417 Views 5 Comments

Kick-off in Hungary is at 6pm.

# champions-league - Friday 14 August, 2020

Brutal Bayern hit eight in stunning Champions League defeat of Barcelona
# Bayern Brilliance
From The42
# Bayern Brilliance

Brutal Bayern hit eight in stunning Champions League defeat of Barcelona

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 9:50 PM 66,764 Views 60 Comments

It was 4-1 at the break in favour of the Bundesliga champions.

'We will drink a beer and then focus on PSG' - RB Leipzig boss on Champions League semi-final
# Massive Result
From The42
# Massive Result

'We will drink a beer and then focus on PSG' - RB Leipzig boss on Champions League semi-final

Aug 14th 2020, 8:19 AM 6,482 Views 5 Comments

Julian Nagelsmann overcame Atletico Madrid on Thursday night.

# champions-league - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Virgin Media suspend supply of sports channels to eir Sport
# PULL THE PLUG
From The42
# PULL THE PLUG

Virgin Media suspend supply of sports channels to eir Sport

Updated Aug 13th 2020, 10:10 PM 110,834 Views 75 Comments

The broadcaster say the decision is in relation to a failure ‘to pay the contracted distribution licence fee’.

Leipzig reach Champions League semi-finals and will face PSG for final spot
# Last Four
From The42
# Last Four

Leipzig reach Champions League semi-finals and will face PSG for final spot

Aug 13th 2020, 10:09 PM 15,408 Views 12 Comments

US international Tyler Adams scored the winner in the 88th minute.

# champions-league - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

'It's impossible to put us out of competition' - Neymar on PSG's incredible fightback
# Thriller
From The42
# Thriller

'It's impossible to put us out of competition' - Neymar on PSG's incredible fightback

Aug 12th 2020, 11:19 PM 8,159 Views 5 Comments

The Brazilian says he always believed his side could rally to defeat Atalanta.

Linfield handed Champions League walkover after two opposition players test positive for Covid-19
# Decision
From The42
# Decision

Linfield handed Champions League walkover after two opposition players test positive for Covid-19

Aug 12th 2020, 11:03 PM 6,564 Views 8 Comments

The Belfast side will face Poland’s Legia Warsaw in the first round.

PSG produce stunning late comeback to book Champions League semi-final spot
# Winner Winner
From The42
# Winner Winner

PSG produce stunning late comeback to book Champions League semi-final spot

Aug 12th 2020, 10:18 PM 37,958 Views 18 Comments

The French side scored two late goals to edge out Atalanta.

Atalanta coach takes 'extra motivation' from Bergamo's virus suffering
# Underdogs
From The42
# Underdogs

Atalanta coach takes 'extra motivation' from Bergamo's virus suffering

Aug 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,588 Views 1 Comment

Atalanta face PSG in the Champions League quarter-finals tonight.

# champions-league - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Dundalk's Champions League opponents affected as Slovenian league postponed over virus outbreak
# Uncertainty
From The42
# Uncertainty

Dundalk's Champions League opponents affected as Slovenian league postponed over virus outbreak

Aug 11th 2020, 8:41 PM 4,256 Views 0 Comments

The Lilywhites are supposed to face Celje in Hungary next week.

# champions-league - Monday 10 August, 2020

Relief for Atletico after negative tests ahead of Leipzig quarter-final From The42

Relief for Atletico after negative tests ahead of Leipzig quarter-final

Aug 10th 2020, 1:33 PM 4,438 Views 1 Comment

Tests on Saturday revealed two positive cases, which Atletico confirmed in a statement on Monday to be players Angel Correa and Sime Vrsaljko.