1. African Interest in the Champions League Round of 16

    In this feature, we run down the five fixtures in the Champions League Round of 16 with the most intense African interest. Several of the continent’s players starred in the group stage, although many have already fallen by the wayside...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 5 days ago 353 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014/15 Champions League Last 16: Predicting All 8 Ties

    Following the reveal of Monday's round-of-16 draw, the 2014-15 Champions League campaign has entered a new phase of excitement, with only the most deserving outfits still in contention to lift the crown...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 days ago 5,117 reads 10 comments

  3. Why Real Madrid Are Huge Favourites in Champions League Last-16 Tie over Schalke

    Real Madrid could hardly have asked for a better tie in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League than Schalke...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 6 days ago 1,386 reads 4 comments

  4. Lionel Messi Better Than Sergio Aguero, Taunts Luis Enrique Ahead of City Clash

    Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has set the wheels in motion for what promises to be a stellar tug-of-war between two of Argentina's attacking aces, proclaiming Lionel Messi 's superiority over Manchester City's Sergio Aguero ...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 6 days ago 10,180 reads 70 comments

  5. Man City Must Employ Toure-Fernando-Fernandinho Midfield vs. Barcelona in UCL

    Fernando’s arrival at Manchester City from Porto in the summer was seen by many as a move which offered Manuel Pellegrini options in midfield...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 6 days ago 5,461 reads 23 comments

  6. Diego Simeone or Jurgen Klopp; Who's Better Suited For Premier League Success?

    That we are almost at Christmas and yet to see a Premier League manager sacked is one of the more pleasant surprises of the season...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 6 days ago 12,880 reads 45 comments

  7. Ranking the Champions League Round-of-16 Games in Order of Excitement

    The draw for the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League has inevitably presented some thrilling ties, matches that will be watched all over the world and not just in Europe...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 6 days ago 12,131 reads 37 comments

  8. Jose Mourinho Must Be Wary What He Wished for After PSG Draw in Champions League

    Jose Mourinho had every reason for feeling jovial after Saturday's 2-0 victory against Hull City . Chelsea had just won to maintain their lead at the top of the Premier League ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 7,306 reads 21 comments

  9. Manchester City Wanted to Avoid Barcelona, but the Feeling Is More Than Mutual

    A few days ago Manchester City's David Silva announced to the media that he would, if possible, prefer to avoid a Spanish club in the draw for the last 16 of the Champions League...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 7 days ago 15,859 reads 163 comments

  10. Ciro Immobile Must Deliver for Dortmund on Champions League Return to Juventus

    Borussia Dortmund would have raised an eyebrow to express their interest and excitement on Monday when the Champions League draw for the last 16 saw them pitted against none other than Italian champions Juventus ...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 7 days ago 3,403 reads 3 comments

  11. Chelsea Pairing Gives PSG and David Luiz Point to Prove in Champions League

    At the start of the season, reaching the knockout stages of the Champions League was the minimum that was expected of Paris Saint-Germain...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 7 days ago 7,304 reads 20 comments

  12. Lionel Messi Will End Manchester City's Champions League Campaign

    When Barcelona drew Manchester City out of the proverbial hat for the next phase of the Champions League, there would have been audible sighs coming from the direction of the Camp Nou ...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 7 days ago 3,675 reads 3 comments

  13. Monaco Will Be Tougher Than You Think, but Arsenal Have the Right Formula to Win

    Arsene Wenger may be happy about returning to Monaco in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League . But he and the Arsenal fans shouldn't start popping the champagne corks just yet...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 7 days ago 12,526 reads 33 comments

  14. Champions League Draw 2014: Fixtures, Predictions for Round-of-16 Bracket

    The draw for the round of 16 of the 2014-15 Champions League has been made, and it serves up a number of tasty fixtures and several rematches that will have fans all over the globe salivating...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 7 days ago 2,241 reads 3 comments

  15. Complacency Biggest Threat to Real Madrid After Schalke Draw in Champions League

    Emilio Butragueno looked straight ahead. Not blinking. Appearing emotionless. Surrounded by officials from 15 other European clubs at the round-of-16 draw for the 2014-15 Champions League , he had to remain respectful...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 7 days ago 10,503 reads 30 comments

  16. Why Jeremy Mathieu Will Be Key Man for Barcelona vs Man City in Champions League

    It seems bizarre to say that Jeremy Mathieu will be the key for Barcelona in their Champions League clash with Manchester City , especially when they have Lionel Messi , Neymar and Luis Suarez doing the talking for them up top...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 7 days ago 5,432 reads 36 comments

  17. Bayern Munich Must Be Cautious on Virgin Champions League Territory vs. Shakhtar

    Bayern Munich were paired with unfamiliar opponents in Monday's Champions League round of 16 draw. The German giants will take on Ukrainian Premier Liga champions Shakhtar ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 days ago 3,090 reads 35 comments

  18. 10 Teams Who Blew Champions League Qualification in Final Game

    Another frenetic Champions League group stage has come to an end, and the identities of the 16 teams who will continue in the tournament during the knockout stages have come to light...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 7 days ago 37,526 reads 8 comments

  19. How Manchester City Will Differ vs Messi and Barcelona in Champions League Tie

    Manchester City ’s dramatic qualification from their Champions League group, which was confirmed after their impressive 2-0 win in Rome on Wednesday, has seen them draw Barcelona in the last 16 of the competition...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 7 days ago 2,958 reads 14 comments

  20. Arsenal Have No Excuse This Time as Wenger Returns to Monaco in Champions League

    For the 12th year in a row, Arsenal awaited the draw for the second phase of the Champions League, and given the teams they have faced in the past, one imagines they did so with some trepidation...

    Nick  Miller Written by Nick Miller about 7 days ago 8,298 reads 36 comments

  21. Juventus Handed Nostalgia-Laden Champions League Draw vs. Borussia Dortmund

    Reaching the knockout rounds of the Champions League has been a huge relief for Juventus , achieving progress from the group stage that had proved beyond them last season...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 7 days ago 2,456 reads 10 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from Champions League Round-of-16 Draw

    The round-of-16 draw of the UEFA Champions League took place in Switzerland on Monday morning, with all the sides that made it past the group stage now knowing the next hurdle they will need to overcome on their quest for glory in Berlin in June...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 57,374 reads 145 comments

  23. Champions League Draw 2014-15: Full List of Fixtures and Dates for Round of 16

    The storylines for the UEFA Champions League knockout phase can start being written after the draw for the last 16 of the competition was made in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday, creating a host of intriguing ties...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 7 days ago 98,644 reads 247 comments

  24. The Best XI of the 2014/15 Champions League Last 16

    Sixteen teams have gone and 16 remain, with the best teams in Europe set to resume Champions League combat in the new year...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 7 days ago 20,611 reads 167 comments

  25. Champions League Draw Live Stream: Start Time, TV Info, Format for Round of 16

    Supporters from across the continent will be glued to their television and laptop screens, with the draw for the last 16 of the 2014 Champions League set to be made in Nyon , Switzerland...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 7 days ago 2,464 reads 0 comments