All posts tagged "champions league"

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    Video: Andy Robertson Morphs Into Classic No9 For First Champions League Goal

    Andy Robertson might be considered as one of the best left-backs in European football but the Scotland captain morphed into a classic No9 to score his first Champions League goal tonight. The 25-year-old former Dundee United man is usually the man setting-up his team-mates after completing one of his trademark lung-bursting runs...

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    Teenage Barcelona Star Ansu Fati Ruled Out Of Inter Milan Game Due To Growing Pains

    Anybody hoping to catch a glimpse of Ansu Fati for Barcelona tonight shouldn’t get their hopes up too much – after the teenager was ruled out with growing pains. At just 16, Fati has been tipped to become the latest young player to reach superstar status playing for the Catalan giants, and...

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    Chelsea Fans Get Good News On N’Golo Kante’s Fitness Ahead of Lille Clash

    Chelsea fans have got some good news over N’Golo Kante’s fitness ahead of their clash with Lille. The French midfielder missed out on his side’s victory over Brighton at Stamford Bridge at the weekend. It was a minor hamstring injury that kept Kante out of that game. But he seems to have...

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    Celtic’s Christopher Jullien Says Odsonne Edouard Could Be as Good as Kylian Mbappé

    Celtic defender Christopher Jullien reckons his team-mate Odsonne Edouard could one day be as good as PSG superstar Kylian Mbappé. Edouard, 21, is enjoying perhaps the best season of his career so far, and currently has an impressive eight goals in 15 appearances in all competitions – including a vital strike against...

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    Video: Juventus Winger Juan Cuadrado Scores an Absolute Belter Against Atletico Madrid

    Juventus midfielder Juan Cuadrado stole the show in his side’s opening match in this season’s Champions League by scoring an absolute belter against Atletico Madrid. The Italian champions eliminated Diego Simeone’s men in the last-16 round last season but were beaten 2-0 in the first-leg in the Spanish capital, and needed a...

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    Video: Angel Di Maria Comes Back to Haunt Real Madrid with Two Silky Goals for PSG

    Angel Di Maria came back to haunt former club Real Madrid this evening by scoring two pretty impressive first-half goals for his current club PSG. Di Maria wrote himself into Real Madrid folklore during his spell at the Bernabeu earlier in his career, after he played a crucial role in helping Los...

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    Plenty of Chelsea Fans Are Furious with Kepa After Valencia’s Winning Goal at Stamford Bridge

    Chelsea made their return to the Champions League this evening but it didn’t go as planned for Frank Lampard’s side, as Valencia sprung a surprise at Stamford Bridge. Following the weekend’s 5-2 mauling of Wolves in the Premier League, the Blues went into tonight’s group stage opener against the Spaniards as favourites...

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    Video: Liverpool Goalie Adrian Pulls Off Exquisite Save Against Napoli

    Stand-in goalkeeper Adrian proved his worth to the Liverpool cause this evening by pulling off a simply brilliant save against Napoli. The Spanish shot-stopper has been between the sticks for the Reds ever since first-choice goalie Alisson Becker suffered a calf injury in the club’s Premier League opener against Norwich City in...

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    Video: Watch Mo Salah Absolutely Destroy Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly

    Mo Salah further cemented his status as one of European football’s best attackers tonight by absolutely destroying one of Italian football’s most distinguished defenders. Salah and his Liverpool team-mates travelled to Naples for this evening’s Champions League opener against Carlo Ancelotti’s free-flowing Napoli side, as the Reds look to defend the European...

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    Video: Gonzalo Higuain Loses the Plot During Juve Training and Kicks Coach

    Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain appeared to severely lose his temper during training earlier today – before lashing out at one of the club’s coaches. The Argentine forward spent last season on-loan at both AC Milan and then Chelsea, and it looked like his career at Juve was well and truly over before...