Champions League

Champions League

Ramsey out for at least three weeks with hamstring injury

REUTERS - Arsenal will be without Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey until the end of November after he suffered a hamstring injury during his side's Champions League win over Bayern Munich on Tuesday.Ramsey, who struggled with hamstring problems last season,...

PSG still need time to rule in Europe, says Blanc

By Julien PretotPARIS (Reuters) - Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc has urged patience after his side missed the chance to put down a big marker in a 0-0 stalemate at home to Real Madrid in the Champions League...
Galatasaray

Galatasaray kickstart campaign with 2-1 Benfica win

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Galatasaray rebounded from conceding an early goal to beat Benfica with two first-half strikes on Wednesday, reviving their Champions League hopes in Group C after a disappointing start to their campaign.They were shocked in the second...
Jackson Martinez

Astana goal a ‘release’ for misfiring Jackson Martinez

MADRID (Reuters) - It was not the best goal he has scored by any means but Jackson Martinez said his deflected effort for Atletico Madrid in Tuesday's 4-0 Champions League Group C win over Astana was like a "release".The...
Pellegrini Manchester City

Pellegrini plays down significance of tactical switch

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini played down the significance of his late tactical switch after Kevin De Bruyne's stoppage-time winner gave his team a vital 2-1 win over Sevilla in their Champions League Group D...
PSG Ibrahimovic

PSG coach Blanc backs muted Ibrahimovic

PARIS (Reuters) - Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc defended his decision to keep faith in Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the Sweden striker had a night to forget in a 0-0 home draw with Real Madrid in Champions League Group...
Manchester United

CSKA Moscow 1-1 Manchester United – 5 Talking Points

A tight group just got a whole lot tighter. With Wolfsburg beating PSV Eindhoven, the result now puts CSKA in second and Manchester United in third by Alphabetical means, with both teams level on points and goal difference.Manchester United, who started...
Malmo

Rosenberg fires Malmo to Champions League victory

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Markus Rosenberg's majestic first-half goal was enough to give Malmo a nervy home victory over Shaktar Donetsk in their Champions League Group A clash at the Swedbank Stadium.It took until the 17th minute of their third...