UEFA

Europa League final: Baku or bust for Chelsea manager Sarri?
Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri spoke to the media ahead of the Europa League final
In Brief

Europa League final: Baku or bust for Chelsea manager Sarri?

Italian dismissed the idea that his fate rested on the result against Arsenal
23 May 2019
The Decathlon: should Arsenal pick Cech for Europa final?
Petr Cech celebrates Arsenal’s victory over Valencia in the Uefa Europa League semi-finals
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: should Arsenal pick Cech for Europa final?

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 22 May
22 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Baku
2019-2020 Uefa Europa League
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Baku

Uefa’s decision to host the Europa League final in Azerbaijan is criticised over tickets, travel and Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s safety
21 May 2019
Back pages: £12m pay-off for Alexis and Bairstow’s big blast
Manchester United signed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in January 2018
In Brief

Back pages: £12m pay-off for Alexis and Bairstow’s big blast

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 15 May
15 May 2019
Manchester City face one-season Champions League ban
Manchester City have won back-to-back Premier League titles
In Brief

Manchester City face one-season Champions League ban

Premier League champions investigated by Uefa over alleged breach of Financial Fair Play rules
14 May 2019
Ajax 2 Tottenham 3: goal videos, reactions and best tweets
Tottenham’s Lucas Moura (with ball) leads the celebrations after the win against Ajax
In Depth

Ajax 2 Tottenham 3: goal videos, reactions and best tweets

Lucas Moura’s hat-trick leaves Mauricio Pochettino in tears as Spurs reach the Champions League final
9 May 2019
2018-19 Champions League season guide: results and reports
The Champions League final will be played at the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid on 1 June 2019
In Depth

2018-19 Champions League season guide: results and reports

Lucas Moura’s hat-trick against Ajax sent Tottenham Hotspur through to the final against Liverpool in Madrid
8 May 2019
Liverpool 4 Barca 0: goal videos, reactions and best tweets
Liverpool’s Divock Origi (right) celebrates scoring the fourth goal against Barcelona at Anfield
In Depth

Liverpool 4 Barca 0: goal videos, reactions and best tweets

Jurgen Klopp’s Kop heroes storm into the Champions League final
8 May 2019
Back pages: Liverpool’s miracle of Anfield, Barca’s debacle
Georginio Wijnaldum (centre) scored twice in Liverpool’s 4-0 win against Barcelona
In Depth

Back pages: Liverpool’s miracle of Anfield, Barca’s debacle

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 8 May
8 May 2019
UCL: Ajax vs. Tottenham preview, predictions and team news
Donny van de Beek scored Ajax’s winning goal against Tottenham in the semi-final first leg
In Review

UCL: Ajax vs. Tottenham preview, predictions and team news

Pochettino drops a bombshell before the second leg in Amsterdam
7 May 2019
UCL: Liverpool vs. Barcelona preview, team news, predictions
Liverpool will be without Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah for the clash against Barcelona
In Review

UCL: Liverpool vs. Barcelona preview, team news, predictions

Without Firmino and Salah Liverpool will need another ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ to reach the final
7 May 2019
Europa League: Arsenal and Chelsea on course for the final
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery and Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri
In Depth

Europa League: Arsenal and Chelsea on course for the final

Unai Emery and Maurizio Sarri have their sights set on European glory
3 May 2019
Video and reactions: Lionel Messi free-kick stuns Liverpool
Barcelona star Lionel Messi scored a sensational free-kick against Liverpool
In Depth

Video and reactions: Lionel Messi free-kick stuns Liverpool

Barcelona take control of the Champions League semi-final after 3-0 win
2 May 2019
Tottenham 0 Ajax 1: Spurs are still ‘alive’ despite loss
Donny van de Beek scored Ajax’s winning goal against Tottenham in the semi-final first leg
In Depth

Tottenham 0 Ajax 1: Spurs are still ‘alive’ despite loss

Donny van de Beek scored the winner for Ajax but Pochettino remains confident
1 May 2019
UCL: Barcelona vs. Liverpool preview, predictions, team news
Barcelona FC
In Review

UCL: Barcelona vs. Liverpool preview, predictions, team news

Reds prepare to face former Anfield stars Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho
30 Apr 2019
Spurs vs. Ajax: Ten Hag hits back at Pochettino’s complaints
Ajax head coach Erik ten Hag speaks to the media ahead of the semi-final first leg against Tottenham
In Review

Spurs vs. Ajax: Ten Hag hits back at Pochettino’s complaints

Dutch side had the weekend off before the Champions League semi-final first leg
30 Apr 2019
UCL: Tottenham vs. Ajax preview, predictions, team news
Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino oversees training ahead of the first leg against Ajax
In Review

UCL: Tottenham vs. Ajax preview, predictions, team news

Mauricio Pochettino urges his side to dream and go to ‘infinity and beyond’
30 Apr 2019
Video: Tottenham through after a classic against Man City
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and his players celebrate reaching the Champions League semi-finals
In Depth

Video: Tottenham through after a classic against Man City

Seven goals, VAR drama and wild celebrations - was this the best Champions League match ever?
18 Apr 2019
UCL: Liverpool make a big statement ahead of Barcelona test
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates with captain Jordan Henderson after winning in Porto
In Brief

UCL: Liverpool make a big statement ahead of Barcelona test

Reds reach the semi-finals after beating FC Porto 6-1 on aggregate
18 Apr 2019
De Ligt can’t explain Ajax’s ‘bizarre’ run to the semi-final
Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt has starred for the Dutch club in their Champions League run this season
In Brief

De Ligt can’t explain Ajax’s ‘bizarre’ run to the semi-final

Dutch masters send Juventus and Ronaldo crashing out of Europe
17 Apr 2019
Video: Lionel Messi and Barcelona outclass Man Utd
Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona beat Manchester United in the Champions League
In Brief

Video: Lionel Messi and Barcelona outclass Man Utd

Spanish giants will now play Liverpool or Porto in the UCL semi-finals
17 Apr 2019
UCL: Man City vs. Tottenham preview, team news, predictions
Tottenham striker Son Heung-min scored the winner against Manchester City in the first leg
In Review

UCL: Man City vs. Tottenham preview, team news, predictions

Which Premier League giant will progress to the semi-finals?
16 Apr 2019
UCL: Porto vs. Liverpool preview, team news and predictions
Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson acknowledges the fans after the win against Porto at Anfield
In Review

UCL: Porto vs. Liverpool preview, team news and predictions

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson urges team-mates to keep believing
16 Apr 2019
UCL: Juventus vs. Ajax preview, predictions and team news
Juventus signed Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid in 2018
In Review

UCL: Juventus vs. Ajax preview, predictions and team news

After a 1-1 draw in Holland the tie is evenly balanced ahead of the second leg
15 Apr 2019
UCL: Barcelona vs. Man Utd preview, predictions, team news
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer scored the winner for Man Utd against Bayern in the 1999 Champions League final at the Camp Nou
In Review

UCL: Barcelona vs. Man Utd preview, predictions, team news

Can Solskjaer inspire another historic night for United at the Camp Nou?
15 Apr 2019
Video: Aaron Ramsey inspires as Arsenal beat Napoli
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey celebrates his goal against Napoli in the Europa League
In Brief

Video: Aaron Ramsey inspires as Arsenal beat Napoli

Welshman shows what the Gunners will miss when he leaves for Juventus
12 Apr 2019
Ronaldo extends Champions League record with 125th goal
Juventus signed Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid in 2018
In Brief

Ronaldo extends Champions League record with 125th goal

Following the draw in Holland it’s all to play for in the UCL quarter-final
11 Apr 2019
Man Utd and Solskjaer seek another Champions League miracle
Luis Suarez’s header was deflected into his own net by Manchester United’s Luke Shaw
In Brief

Man Utd and Solskjaer seek another Champions League miracle

After comeback against PSG in the last 16 the Red Devils have to do it all again at the Camp Nou next week
11 Apr 2019
UCL: Ajax vs. Juventus team news and predictions
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a hat-trick for Juventus against Atletico Madrid
In Review

UCL: Ajax vs. Juventus team news and predictions

Ronaldo returns for Juve and is expected to start at the Johan Cruyff Arena
10 Apr 2019
UCL: Man Utd vs. Barcelona team news and predictions
Barcelona and Argentina star striker Lionel Messi celebrates a goal in La Liga
In Review

UCL: Man Utd vs. Barcelona team news and predictions

United manager Solskjaer says Messi is one of the best ever but warns that Barcelona are not a one-man team
10 Apr 2019
Liverpool 2 Porto 0: Klopp urges Reds to ‘fight again’
Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino in action against FC Porto in the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Anfield
In Brief

Liverpool 2 Porto 0: Klopp urges Reds to ‘fight again’

It’s advantage Liverpool after goals from Naby Keita and Roberto Firmino
10 Apr 2019
Tottenham 1 Man City 0: Son hits winner but Kane is crocked
Tottenham striker Son Heung-min scored the winner against Manchester City in the first leg
In Brief

Tottenham 1 Man City 0: Son hits winner but Kane is crocked

Despite first-leg victory Spurs boss Pochettino says City are still favourites to reach the semi-finals
10 Apr 2019
UCL: Liverpool vs. Porto team news and predictions
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp speaks to the media ahead of the Champions League clash against Porto
In Review

UCL: Liverpool vs. Porto team news and predictions

Reds are hot favourites to progress but Klopp didn’t want Porto in the last eight
9 Apr 2019
UCL: Tottenham vs. Man City team news and predictions
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino and Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola
In Review

UCL: Tottenham vs. Man City team news and predictions

Can Spurs dent City’s hopes of winning the quadruple this season?
9 Apr 2019
Racism in football: John Barnes accuses England of hypocrisy
John Barnes scored 11 goals and won 79 international caps for England
In Depth

Racism in football: John Barnes accuses England of hypocrisy

Former Liverpool winger says racism must be tackled in the UK society before the finger is pointed at Montenegro
27 Mar 2019
Raheem Sterling and England silence the racist haters
England forward Raheem Sterling celebrates his goal in the 5-1 win against Montenegro
In Brief

Raheem Sterling and England silence the racist haters

Gareth Southgate angered after racial abuse mars the victory in Podgorica
26 Mar 2019
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