All posts tagged "champions league"

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    Video: Steven Gerrard ‘Super Proud’ After Braga Win and Insists Result Was ‘No Fluke’

    Rangers manager Steven Gerrard says he’s ‘super proud’ of his players following the 4-2 aggregate win over Braga – and insisted the result is absolutely ‘no fluke’. After winning 3-2 at home to the classy Portuguese outfit in last week’s Europa League last-32 first-leg, Gerrard and his players followed it up with...

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    Plenty of Man Utd Fans Seriously Reckon Anthony Martial is Now a Better Player Than Roberto Firmino

    Manchester United claimed three vital points against Watford yesterday – and now there’s plenty of Red Devils who reckon Anthony Martial should now be recognised as a better striker than Roberto Firmino. United managed to see-off the relegation threatened Hornets 3-0 at Old Trafford thanks to goals from Martial, Mason Greenwood and...

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    Andy Robertson Admits He Regrets at Shoving Messi in Champions League Semi

    Liverpool full-back Andy Robertson has admitted regret at shoving Barcelona superstar Leo Messi during last season’s Champions League semi-finals. The Scotland international was caught on camera appearing to shove the Argentine idol during his side’s shock 4-3 aggregate comeback win last May, with Messi understandably pretty upset at the time. Liverpool went...

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    Video: Liverpool Rocked by Early Saúl Ñíguez Goal Against Atletico Madrid

    Liverpool‘s Champions League tie in Madrid this evening got off to the worst possible start after Saúl Ñíguez opened the scoring for Atletico after just four minutes. Jurgen Klopp’s Reds travelled to the city’s Wanda Metropolitano Stadium for the first time since winning the competition for an historic sixth time against Tottenham...

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    Copenhagen Boss Admits He’s Upset with Top-Scorer Sold Two Days Before Celtic Tie

    FC Copenhagen manager Stale Solbakken has admitted it’s ‘a pity’ after his striker and top-scorer Pieros Sotiriou was sold just 48 hours ahead of their Europa League showdown with Celtic. Neil Lennon’s Hoops travel to Denmark for Thursday’s last-32 first-leg and will no doubt have done their homework on Cypriot forward Sotiriou,...

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    Video: Anthony Martial Fires Home Brilliant Header Against Chelsea

    Manchester United striker Anthony Martial punished Chelsea once again this evening by pouncing to score an absolutely brilliant header at Stamford Bridge. The Frenchman scored twice against the Blues on their own turf in last season’s corresponding Premier League fixture, and also scored in this season’s 4-0 victory for the Red Devils...

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    Chelsea Fans Absolutely Buzzing Following News of ‘Bargain’ Move for Ajax’s Hakim Ziyech

    Chelsea supporters are struggling to contain their excitement this afternoon after it was reported they are closing in on a move for Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech. The Blues have been somewhat starved of big-money transfers of late after enduring a transfer ban last summer and failing to land any of their high-profile...

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    Ronaldinho Says Arsenal’s Martinelli Reminds Him of Brazilian Legend Ronaldo

    The legendary Ronaldinho has said Arsenal striker Gabriel Martinelli reminds him of his former Brazil team-mate and fellow World Cup winner Ronaldo. Martinelli wasn’t expected to feature much in the first-team after joining the Gunners for a bargain £6 million in the summer from Brazilian side Ituano, but his excellent form has...

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    Man Utd Fan Group Confirm Club Did Not Ban Singing Section During Wolves Tie

    One of Manchester United‘s most prominent fan groups has confirmed the club’s hierarchy DID NOT ban the Old Trafford singing section during last night’s FA Cup tie against Wolves. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side made it through to the fourth-round after a tight 1-0 replay win over Nuno Espírito Santo’s men thanks to...

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    Plenty of Arsenal Fans Would Be Pretty Happy with Signing John Stones This Month

    John Stones has been linked with a move to Arsenal this month – and it looks as though plenty of Gooners would be pretty content with the England international arriving before February 1. The centre-back was a British record signing when Man City signed him for a whopping £52 million from Everton...