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# UEFA Champions League

Last year
Crisis-hit Juventus suffer humiliating early Champions League elimination
A difficult start to the campaign has resulted in calls for coach Massimiliano Allegri to depart.
Chelsea reach Champions League knockout stages for 18th time in 19 attempts
It continues the Blues’ excellent record of successfully navigating the group stages — only once have they failed at this hurdle.
After 9 titles and a Champions League win, Franck Ribery retires
The winger was also a World Cup runner-up with France in 2006.
Postecoglou bristles at suggestion Celtic don't deserve to be in the Champions League
The Scottish champions have taken one point from four games.
Klopp: Liverpool's seven-goal showing at Rangers has 'changed the mood completely'
‘We usually drink a beer after away games and it is that long ago since I had one I will probably get drunk after one.’
Manchester City Champions League last 16 spot confirmed after just 4 games
The Dortmund-Sevilla draw was good news for Pep Guardiola’s side.
Leipzig late show sends Celtic out of Champions League
Marco Rose’s men move above Shakhtar Donetsk into second place in the group.
Juventus suffer shock loss to leave them on brink of early Champions League exit
The Italian side were beaten by Maccabi Haifa.
Bellingham stars as skipper, Messi nets stunner, and Juve get off the mark
The England midfielder scored a wonderful goal as Borussia Dortmund inflicted a final defeat on Sevilla boss Julen Lopetegui.
Two more for Haaland as Man City trounce FC Copenhagen
His double took his goal tally for City to 19 in 12 just appearances and his career Champions League record to 28 in 22.
Barcelona boss Xavi outraged at refereeing 'injustice'
The Catalan side sit third in Group C, six points behind leaders Bayern Munich, following their second loss in the competition.
Spurs held in Germany, on song Napoli hit six against Ajax
Meanwhile, Inter MIlan claimed a hard-fought 1-0 win over Barcelona.
Stunning Alexander-Arnold free-kick helps Liverpool overcome Rangers
The Reds secured a convincing win over their Scottish opponents.
Liverpool fans to sue Uefa over Champions League fiasco
A French Senate inquiry contradicted initial assertions by the organisation.
Frustration for Katie McCabe as Arsenal’s Champions League hopes in the balance
The Ireland international thought she had claimed a late winner but her effort was ruled out for offside.
Juventus suffer shock loss to pile pressure on under-fire Allegri, as Napoli maintain lead
Monza took their first three points of the campaign in their first match under Raffaele Palladino.
Klopp says reasons for Reds' struggles becoming clear
‘Tonight was the least compact performance I saw for a long, long time from us… and [from] other teams as well.’
Liverpool to face Rangers, while Celtic draw Real Madrid in Champions League group stage
Manchester City were drawn alongside Sevilla and Borussia Dortmund, while Chelsea will meet AC Milan in their group.
Former Man City star on target as Benfica progress in Champions League
A goal from Nicolas Otamendi helped the Portuguese side beat Dynamo Kyiv.
'I’m just in a different world when I play' - Kulusevski
The Swede has been one of Spurs’ top performers since his January arrival.
'Why not Premier League and the Champions League?' - Conte
The Italian has set high expectations for his first full season as Tottenham manager.
Fenerbahce refuse to apologise after fans' 'Vladimir Putin' chant
On Thursday, Uefa announced it was opening an investigation into the supporters’ conduct.
Ukraine laments 'Vladimir Putin' chant at Champions League qualifier in Istanbul
The chant appeared to be an attempt by Fenerbache’s supporters to goad Dynamo Kyiv fans after the Ukrainians’ opening goal.
Shamrock Rovers v Ludogorets Razgrad, Champions League
Shamrock Rovers faced Ludogorets Razgrad, as they attempted to recover from a 3-0 first-leg loss.
Liverpool fans unfairly blamed for CL final chaos to protect organisers, French senate report finds
France’s interior minister, Gerald Darmanin, initially laid the blame for the delays at the door of ticketless Liverpool supporters.
Shamrock Rovers v Hibernians, Champions League qualifying
Shamrock Rovers hosted Hibernians in the first leg.
After over 400 appearances, Dani Alves leaves Barcelona
The 39-year-old rejoined the Catalan side last November on a short-term deal.
Liverpool CEO says over 5,000 fans have submitted accounts of Paris chaos
‘Nobody should experience what our fans experienced both before or after the match.’
French sports minister blames Liverpool over final chaos
British MPs have joined calls for a formal investigation.
Pride and anger as Liverpool return to heroes' welcome
Thousands of fans lined the streets of the city to salute the double winners.
'Furious' Liverpool chiefs demand formal investigation into chaos at Champions League final
Tear gas was used on the fans waiting at the fence, despite Merseyside Police observers saying the majority of supporters had behaved in an “exemplary” manner.
'I don’t think I have enough respect, especially in England' - Courtois
The former Chelsea stopper produced one of the best performances of his life to keep Liverpool at bay.
Liverpool v Real Madrid, Champions League final
Liverpool faced Real Madrid with the world watching.
Uefa accused of discrimination over wheelchair spots at Champions League final
The lack of provision for disabled fans has been criticised by the Liverpool Disabled Supporters Association.
European Leagues hoping Uefa drop controversial Champions League plan
A decision on the new formats for Europe’s men’s club competitions is set to be taken on 10 May.
Liverpool close in on Champions League final amid convincing win
Jurgen Klopp’s side were too good for Villarreal.
Police arrest, then release suspect in PSG women's team assault case
A source close to the case said the man was a ‘friend’ of Aminata Diallo.
Liverpool reach Champions League semis after 6-goal thriller
The Reds were too good for Benfica over two legs.
'The next game has no influence on the line-up for tomorrow' - Klopp
The German coach insists Liverpool’s FA Cup semi-final has no bearing on the starting XI against Benfica.
Guardiola responds to critics who say he overthinks crucial Champions League ties
‘I always create new tactics and ideas, and tomorrow you will see a new one,’ promised the Man City boss ahead of their quarter-final first leg with Atletico Madrid.