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# Champions League

Last year
# Ukraine
Uefa confirm Champions League final will be moved from Russia to France
The governing body has switched their showpiece final from St Petersburg to the Stade de France in Paris.
# All Square
Juventus striker scores 32 seconds into Champions League debut but Villarreal hit back
A compelling contest is in the balance ahead the return leg in Turin.
# kylian the name of
Mbappe's last-minute moment of genius gives PSG Champions League advantage over Real Madrid
A sub-par Lionel Messi missed a penalty before his side were bailed out by Mbappe.
# Aiming high
Trent Alexander-Arnold: Liverpool squad is good enough to win treble this season
After winning the Premier League in 2020, Jurgen Klopp’s side finished last season trophyless.
# in absentia
Grealish ruled out of Man City's first leg Champions League last-16 tie in Lisbon
Pep Guardiola says the injury is not serious but the 26-year-old will not travel to take on Sporting Lisbon.
# financial disparity
'Imagine what happens here in the league if one team has a bank account with €400,000'
Vera Pauw on the challenges facing the women’s game in Ireland.
# Slide
Rangnick delivers stark warning after latest Man United setback
Wasteful United slipped up at Burnley on Tuesday night.
All time
# new balls please
Uefa declare Champions League draw void after series of errors
A new draw will take place at 2pm today.
# in the hat
Here's the full line-up for the knockout rounds of the Champions League, Europa League and Conference League
With the group phase over, a guide to the tweaked knockout rounds of Uefa’s club competitions.
Chelsea miss chance to seal Champions League progression after being frustrated by Juventus
A disappointing stalemate at Kingsmeadow for Emma Hayes’ side, just days after their stunning FA Cup success.
# Onwards
'Juventus don't fear anyone' - Matchwinner defiant as last 16 awaits after topping group
Juventus defeated Malmo to win Group H in the Champions League.
# ralf's reds
Greenwood provides moment of magic as Man United draw with Young Boys
United’s youngsters were held to a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford in the Champions League dead rubber.
# Barca Burst
Barcelona crash out as Benfica leapfrog Spanish Giants to grab Champions League last-16 spot
The Catalans lost out 3-0 to Bayern Munich.
# Champions League
Zenit's stoppage-time thunderbolt sees Chelsea held to draw and denied top spot
Timo Werner thought he had settled matters in the closing stages, only for Magomed Ozdoev to lash home a half-volley.
# next phase
Real Madrid progress to last-16 as group winners after win over 10-man Inter
Toni Kroos and Marco Asensio were both on target for the victors.
# Moving On
'It’s definitely a red card. I’m not here to say what happened in the dressing room'
Pep Guardiola was in fiery form after his side’s defeat to RB Leipzig where Kyle Walker was sent off.
# Onwards
Man City edge out PSG as both sides progress to Champions League last-16
Gabriel Jesus grabbed the winner after Raheem Sterling had cancelled out Kylian Mbappe’s opening goal.
# Stalemate
Xavi's Barca held by Benfica in Champions League
A win would have earned Barca qualification alongside Bayern Munich.
# Knockout Stages
Chelsea reach Champions League last 16 after Juve rout
Chelsea will guarantee a first place finish if they win at Zenit Saint Petersburg.
# Wrap
Ajax beat Dortmund to reach last 16, Leipzig frustrate PSG
Dominik Szoboszlai converted a penalty in stoppage time as RB Leipzig drew with Paris Saint-Germain.
Sterling on the rise as Manchester City beat Club Brugge
Phil Foden, Riyad Mahrez and Gabriel Jesus also struck for Pep Guardiola’s side.
# In trouble
Porto draw leaves Milan on brink of Champions League exit
The Italian side are appearing in the Champions League for the first time since 2013-14.
# Close Call
Benzema double carries sloppy Real to victory over Shakhtar
Benzema’s opener made Madrid the first club to score 1000 goals in the European Cup.
# goal getter
Solskjaer compares Ronaldo to Michael Jordan after Champions League heroics
The star striker rescued a draw for his side against Atalanta.
Fati earns Barcelona crucial win, Bayern and Juventus cruise into last-16
Villarreal marked what looks like Unai Emery’s final game in charge by beating Young Boys.
# CR7
Cristiano Ronaldo saves Manchester United once again with late leveller
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side fought back to draw 2-2 against Atalanta.
# Champions League
Ziyech strike sees Chelsea edge past Malmo
The defending champions were made to work hard for the win in Sweden.
# Attack
Man City fan critical after service station beating in Belgium
Brugges condemned the violence that followed City’s 5-1 win over the Belgian champions.
# Champions League
Messi and Mbappe lead PSG to victory, Benzema scores in Real rout
Elsewhere Ajax thrashed Borussia Dortmund 4-0.
# Euro Vision
Liverpool defeat 10-man Atletico in five-goal thriller as Salah delivers again
It was a wild Champions League contest in Madrid.
Man City crush Brugge to re-energise Champions League push
Man City swept past Club Brugge 5-1.
# save the day
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails ‘best in the world’ David De Gea after Villarreal win
De Gea had prevented the opener coming sooner with some outstanding saves to deny Villarreal.
# old lady sings
'We should have been sharper' – Thomas Tuchel bemoans Chelsea's latest defeat
The Blues fell to a second-straight 1-0 loss in Turin last night.
# pressure mounting
Beleaguered Barcelona thumped by Benfica in Champions League
The Catalan club now have a mountain to climb if they are to advance from their group.
# blues bruised
Chiesa strikes to give Juventus huge win over Chelsea
Massimiliano Allegri’s side took down the European champions despite missing starting forwards Paulo Dybala and Alvaro Morata.
# that man again
Ronaldo strikes late as United come from behind to beat Villarreal
A disjointed United were staring down the barrel of a third straight home defeat in all competitions.
# Champions League
Sheriff stun Real Madrid with unlikely victory at Bernabeu
Sebastien Thill scored a stunning 89th-minute winner.
# Champions League
Lionel Messi off the mark as Paris St Germain beat Manchester City
The Argentinian added to Idrissa Gana Gueye’s opener in a 2-0 win.
# porto tradition
Salah, Mane and Firmino all on target as Liverpool rout hapless Porto
Jurgen Klopp’s side enjoyed another goal-laden trip to the Dragao.
# just a man
Messi in contention to face Man City in Champions League but Pochettino calls for patience
‘Let people work, let the player adapt and start to feel at home,’ said the PSG boss of his marquee recruit.