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Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, career stats and trophies
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
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Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, career stats and trophies

Everything you need to know about the star footballers
17 May 2022
Karim Benzema: Panenkas, hat-tricks and a Ballon d’Or?
Karim Benzema has scored 14 Champions League goals for Real Madrid this season
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Karim Benzema: Panenkas, hat-tricks and a Ballon d’Or?

Real Madrid’s French striker was sensational yet again in the Champions League
27 Apr 2022
‘What a night, what delirium’ in the Champions League
Karim Benzema scored Real Madrid’s winner against Chelsea 
The big match

‘What a night, what delirium’ in the Champions League

Karim Benzema’s extra-time header puts Real through after a stirring comeback from holders Chelsea
13 Apr 2022
‘Holy Grail’: can Man City finally win the Champions League?
Man City’s Bernardo Silva celebrates scoring against Sporting CP
View from the terraces

‘Holy Grail’: can Man City finally win the Champions League?

Pep Guardiola’s side thrashed Sporting 5-0 in the round of 16 first leg
16 Feb 2022
Messi vs. Ronaldo: football’s great rivalry
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
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Messi vs. Ronaldo: football’s great rivalry

An in-depth look at the careers of the sport’s two biggest stars
16 Dec 2021
Messi on PSG, Neymar and winning the Champions League
Lionel Messi speaks to the press in Paris
In Focus

Messi on PSG, Neymar and winning the Champions League

What the Argentine superstar said at his first press conference in Paris
11 Aug 2021
‘Stick to the football’: activist Rashford hits hat-trick
Marcus Rashford scored a hat-trick in Man Utd’s 5-0 win over RB Leipzig
In Brief

‘Stick to the football’: activist Rashford hits hat-trick

After his petition to end child food poverty hits one million signatures the Man Utd star scores first senior treble
29 Oct 2020

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European Premier League: radical breakaway plot is revealed
Liverpool and Man Utd are reportedly in talks to join the European Premier League
In Brief

European Premier League: radical breakaway plot is revealed

Liverpool and Man Utd are reportedly in talks to join new Fifa-backed tournament
21 Oct 2020
2020-21 Champions League draw: groups and key dates
Uefa Champions League trophy
In Brief

2020-21 Champions League draw: groups and key dates

Liverpool, Man City, Chelsea and Man Utd find out their group opponents
1 Oct 2020
Trophy ‘King’ Coman, PSG’s missed chance and Neymar’s tears
Bayern Munich captain Manuel Neuer lifts the Uefa Champions League trophy
In Depth

Trophy ‘King’ Coman, PSG’s missed chance and Neymar’s tears

Five things we learned from Bayern Munich’s 1-0 victory in the Lisbon final
24 Aug 2020
PSG vs. Bayern: Alphonso Davies expects a ‘goalfest’
The Uefa Champions League trophy at the Estadio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica
In Review

PSG vs. Bayern: Alphonso Davies expects a ‘goalfest’

Key talking points ahead of the Champions League final
20 Aug 2020
Man City’s ‘World Cup’: Pep bids for Champions League glory
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola gestures during the 2-1 win against Real Madrid
In Review

Man City’s ‘World Cup’: Pep bids for Champions League glory

Sky Blues prepare for a potential three knockout games in eight days in Portugal
11 Aug 2020
Champions League chaos follows French football decision
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Brief

Champions League chaos follows French football decision

Paris Saint-Germain and Lyon are still in Uefa’s main club competition
29 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Liverpool-Atletico tie to be investigated
Alvaro Morata scored for Atletico in their 3-2 win over Liverpool at Anfield on 11 March
In Brief

Sport shorts: Liverpool-Atletico tie to be investigated

Ten things from the world of sport on Friday 24 April
24 Apr 2020
Is Uefa in denial about the feasibility of finishing season?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Brief

Is Uefa in denial about the feasibility of finishing season?

A number of Premier League clubs doubt if fixtures can be completed
23 Apr 2020
Back pages: Liverpool vs. Atletico Madrid coronavirus link
Alvaro Morata scored for Atletico in their 3-2 win over Liverpool at Anfield on 11 March
In Brief

Back pages: Liverpool vs. Atletico Madrid coronavirus link

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 21 April
21 Apr 2020
29 August: new date for the Champions League final?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
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29 August: new date for the Champions League final?

Uefa to discuss its two major club competitions next week
17 Apr 2020
Champions League: what’s Uefa’s plan after postponing final?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Brief

Champions League: what’s Uefa’s plan after postponing final?

European football’s governing body aims to complete the UCL and Europa League this summer
24 Mar 2020
Uefa: ‘health of fans, staff and players is the priority’
Euro 2020 will now take place from 11 June to 11 July 2021
In Depth

Uefa: ‘health of fans, staff and players is the priority’

With the Euros rescheduled the aim is to now complete the domestic leagues and Uefa competitions
18 Mar 2020
Back pages: French Open farce creates ‘confusion and anger’
The French Open tennis grand slam is played at Roland Garros in Paris
Daily Briefing

Back pages: French Open farce creates ‘confusion and anger’

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 18 March
18 Mar 2020
D-day for Uefa: Champions League to replace the Euros?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Brief

D-day for Uefa: Champions League to replace the Euros?

European football’s governing body will hold a meeting today to decide the fate of its competitions
17 Mar 2020
Klopp backs Adrian: ‘We will not blame him for a second’
Alvaro Morata scored for Atletico in their 3-2 win over Liverpool at Anfield on 11 March
In Depth

Klopp backs Adrian: ‘We will not blame him for a second’

Atletico progress to the quarter-finals after beating the holders at Anfield
12 Mar 2020
Back pages: Adrian agony as Atletico stun Liverpool
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian could not keep out Marcos Llorente’s first goal for Atletico
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Adrian agony as Atletico stun Liverpool

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 12 March
12 Mar 2020
Back pages: Spurs crash out and Klopp warns of ‘dark arts’
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris fails to save Marcel Sabitzer’s second goal for RB Leipzig
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Spurs crash out and Klopp warns of ‘dark arts’

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 11 March
11 Mar 2020
Sports shorts: coronavirus latest, Cheltenham gets underway
Racegoers at the 2019 Cheltenham festival
Daily Briefing

Sports shorts: coronavirus latest, Cheltenham gets underway

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 10 March
10 Mar 2020
Champions League last-16: will ties go ahead as planned?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Review

Champions League last-16: will ties go ahead as planned?

Liverpool, Tottenham and Chelsea all require comebacks in the second legs
10 Mar 2020
Will PSG keep Mbappe by selling Neymar or risk losing both?
Paris Saint-Germain strikers Kylian Mbappe and Neymar
In Depth

Will PSG keep Mbappe by selling Neymar or risk losing both?

Star forwards continue to be linked with Spanish football’s top two clubs
5 Mar 2020
‘It’s not over yet’: City boss Pep warns of Real fightback
Man City players celebrate Gabriel Jesus’s goal against Real Madrid
In Depth

‘It’s not over yet’: City boss Pep warns of Real fightback

Premier League side stun the Spanish giants with victory at the Bernabeu
27 Feb 2020
Back pages: Man City are the Real deal with ‘Bernablue’ win
Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne celebrates his penalty winner against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Man City are the Real deal with ‘Bernablue’ win

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 27 February
27 Feb 2020
City braced for test against Champions League ‘kings’ Real
Manchester City’s Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola
In Review

City braced for test against Champions League ‘kings’ Real

Pep Guardiola’s side travel to the Bernabeu for the round of 16 first leg
26 Feb 2020
‘Poor and outclassed’: Chelsea are crushed by Bayern
Bayern Munich players celebrate their opening goal against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
In Depth

‘Poor and outclassed’: Chelsea are crushed by Bayern

Griezmann earns Barcelona a draw after the Spaniards ‘tickle’ Napoli in Italy
26 Feb 2020
Back pages: Bayern cause a ‘power Serge’ at Stamford Bridge
Bayern Munich’s Serge Gnabry celebrates his second goal against Chelsea
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Bayern cause a ‘power Serge’ at Stamford Bridge

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 26 February
26 Feb 2020
‘We appeal’: Pep and Man City go on the attack over ban
Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne shakes hands with head coach Pep Guardiola
In Depth

‘We appeal’: Pep and Man City go on the attack over ban

Spaniard Guardiola speaks for the first time about Uefa’s decision and also hits out at former club Barcelona
20 Feb 2020
Back pages: ‘Leip too far’ for toothless Tottenham
RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner celebrates his winner against Tottenham in the Champions League
Daily Briefing

Back pages: ‘Leip too far’ for toothless Tottenham

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 20 February
20 Feb 2020
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