1. Ludogorets Centre-Back Saves Two Penalties in Epic Champions League Shootout

    The most dramatic Champions League action of Wednesday evening occurred in Bulgaria, where PFC Ludogorets defeated Steaua Bucuresti in an eventful penalty shootout...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 days ago 68,063 reads 33 comments

  2. Arsenal vs. Besiktas: Winners and Losers from Champions League Game

    Arsenal are through to the Champions League proper for a 17th consecutive season after a nervy 1-0 play-off win over Besiktas on Wednesday...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 2 days ago 7,864 reads 12 comments

  3. Arsenal vs. Besiktas: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

    Arsenal are through to the UEFA Champions League group stage for the 17th straight season following a tense 1-0 victory over Besiktas on Wednesday night in the second leg of their play-off at the Emirates Stadium in London...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 2 days ago 18,697 reads 51 comments

  4. Athletic Bilbao vs. Napoli: Winners and Losers from Champions League Qualifier

    Athletic Bilbao celebrated their first official game at the stunning new San Mames stadium by qualifying for the Champions League group stages with a 3-1 win over Napoli in their second-leg play-off clash...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 2 days ago 5,707 reads 13 comments

  5. Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez Pulls Off Classy Nutmeg Against Besiktas

    The "Tekkers" sirens were wailing loudly at the Emirates during Arsenal 's Champions League win over Besiktas , thanks to Alexis Sanchez ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 days ago 14,298 reads 9 comments

  6. Magnus Eriksson Hits an Absolute Beauty for Malmo Against Salzburg

    Magnus Eriksson scored on a ridiculous lobbed golazo in the second leg of Malmo 's Champions League qualifier against Salzburg . Eriksson volleyed his effort from well beyond the 18-yard box and placed it perfectly...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 10,794 reads 4 comments

  7. Alexis Sanchez Scores First Goal for Arsenal in Champions League Qualifier

    Arsenal 's marquee summer signing Alexis Sanchez scored his first goal for the club in the second leg of their Champions League playoff with Besiktas ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 days ago 32,841 reads 18 comments

  8. Bayer Leverkusen's Heung-Min Son Scores in Champions League After 72 Seconds

    While many fans were just getting comfortable in their seats, Heung -Min Son found the net after an assist from Stefan Kiessling . Son also scored the winner in the first leg, which finished 3-2 to the German-side...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 days ago 5,082 reads 11 comments

  9. Ba in Lineup to Face Arsenal

    Besiktas team v Arsenal: Tolga, İsmail, Pedro, Ersan, Motta, Atiba, Veli, Mustafa - Oğuzhan, Olcay, Demba Ba.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 3 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  10. Arsenal vs. Besiktas: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League Game

    Champions League—London ARSENAL 1-0 BESIKTAS (45+1' Sanchez) Aggregate: 1-0 Referee: Pedro Proenca Line-ups Arsenal: Szczesny, Debuchy, Mertesacker, ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 3 days ago 19,629 reads 78 comments

  11. Why Liverpool Should Not Fear Tough Champions League Draw

    Liverpool will be relishing the opportunity to play against the big teams of European football when the Champions League draw is made on Thursday afternoon in Monaco, France...

    Max Munton Written by Max Munton about 3 days ago 18,954 reads 62 comments

  12. Champions League Semi-Final Is Minimum Requirement for Man City This Season

    If there has been one major criticism of Manchester City in recent seasons, it’s been their Champions League performances...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 3 days ago 5,425 reads 45 comments

  13. African Players to Watch in Champions League This Season

    The pool of African players at the truly elite end of the European game appears to be diminishing. Legendary forwards Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba are now 33 and 36, ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 3 days ago 1,665 reads 3 comments

  14. Film Focus: Previewing Arsenal vs. Besiktas in Champions League Qualifier

    Arsenal 's UEFA Champions League qualification hopes hinge on a second-leg tie against Besiktas , taking place on Wednesday evening at the Emirates Stadium...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 3 days ago 8,715 reads 19 comments

  15. Champions League Draw 2014: Known Info and Early Group Predictions

    The draw for the group stages of the 2014/15 UEFA Champions League will take place this week. The draw will follow its familiar pattern. It involves combining 10 winners from the qualifying rounds and 22 automatic participants into eight groups...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 days ago 11,465 reads 1 comments

  16. Arsenal vs. Besiktas: Date, Live Stream and Champions League Qualifier Preview

    Arsenal's place in the group stages of this year's UEFA Champions League tournament is far from assured. The Gunners drew 0-0 with Besiktas in Istanbul in the first leg...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 days ago 20,450 reads 28 comments

  17. FC Porto Defeats Lille 2-0

    Portuguese international midfielder Silvestre Varela has signed for West Bromwich Albion on a season-long loan from Portuguese side FC Porto .....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 3 days ago 373 reads 0 comments

  18. Porto's Yacine Brahimi Scores Fantastic Champions League Free Kick Against Lille

    Porto took the lead in their Champions League qualifying round second-leg match with Lille via a beautiful free-kick from Yacine Brahimi ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 days ago 9,660 reads 4 comments

  19. Porto Announce Champs League Lineup

    FC Porto XI v Lille: Fabiano, Danilo, Maicon, Martins Indi, Alex Sandro, Ruben Neves, Casemiro, Herrera, Brahimi, Jackson, Oliver.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 4 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  20. Arsenal vs. Besiktas: Key Takeaways from Arsene Wenger's Pregame Presser

    Arsene Wenger has challenged Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to emulate some of the game’s great midfielders by shining in a host of different positions ahead of Arsenal ’s clash with Besiktas ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 6,770 reads 10 comments

  21. Aboubakar Is Now a Dragon

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from Champions League Qualifiers

    With domestic league football almost in full swing around Europe, the Champions League qualifying rounds are approaching their end as well, with the first legs of the play-offs played on August 19 and 20...

    Vince Siu Written by Vince Siu about 9 days ago 5,842 reads 2 comments

  23. Celtic's Stefan Johansen Blocks Teammate's Goal-Bound Shot with His Face

    The first half of Celtic 's Champions League play-off with Slovenian side NK Maribor finished 1-1, but the Scottish side could have been in the lead—if not for Stefan Johansen's face...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 10 days ago 5,313 reads 2 comments

  24. Porto Beat Lille in France

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 10 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  25. Arsenal: Gunners Fail to Show Their Capabilities in Goalless Draw with Besiktas

    Istanbul is inhospitable in footballing terms, and it has been so for English teams for a long time. Although Arsenal disproved that notion at this stage last year , their second ...

    Callum Mackenzie Written by Callum Mackenzie about 10 days ago 3,682 reads 14 comments