Stories tagged: UEFA Champions League
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017, 8:02 A.M.
Real Madrid to play Bayern in Champions League quarterfinals
Defending champion Real Madrid will play Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarterfinals, a pairing that pits Bayern coach Carlo Ancelotti against the team he won the trophy with three …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017, 2:48 P.M.
Atletico Madrid reaches 4th straight Champions League quarters
Atletico Madrid held Bayer Leverkusen to a 0-0 draw to reach the Champions League quarterfinals for the fourth straight season. Goalkeeper Jan Oblak made a series of great saves to …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017, 2:45 P.M.
Monaco beats Manchester City 3-1 to reach quarterfinals
Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko’s thumping header sent Monaco through to the Champions League quarterfinals as the home side beat Manchester City 3-1 to progress on the away goals rule in another …
TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017, 7:14 P.M.
Leicester defeats Sevilla to advance in Champions League
First, the Premier League title. Now, the Champions League quarterfinals. Is there no end to Leicester’s soccer fairytale?
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 4:36 P.M.
American Christian Pulisic scores 1st Champions League goal, lifting Dortmund
Christian Pulisic reached yet another milestone when the 18-year-old from Hershey, Pennsylvania, scored his first Champions League goal to help Borussia Dortmund beat Benfica and reach the quarterfinals.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 3:01 P.M.
Barcelona makes history with 6-1 comeback win over PSG
Barcelona needed a miracle to make history Wednesday. Three, to be precise. Just minutes away from elimination, Barcelona needed to conjure up three instant goals and it was Neymar who …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 2:49 P.M.
Dortmund beats Benfica 4-0 to make Champions League quarters
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a hat trick and Christian Pulisic claimed his first Champions League goal as Borussia Dortmund overcame Benfica 4-0 to reach the quarterfinals on Wednesday. Aubameyang, who missed …
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017, 6:25 P.M.
Bayern Munich routs Arsenal in UEFA Champions League
With a second 5-1 rout in three weeks, Bayern Munich completed Arsenal’s humiliation on a night of protests against manager Arsene Wenger.
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017, 6:20 P.M.
Real Madrid beats Napoli to advance in Champions League
Two quick-fire goals saw Real Madrid survive an early scare to win 3-1 at Napoli on Tuesday and reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a seventh successive time.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 6:30 P.M.
Sudden impact: Subs give Juventus 2-0 Champions League win at 10-man Porto
Two second-half substitutes came on and quickly scored as Juventus beat FC Porto 2-0 Wednesday after playing with an extra man for an hour in the Champions League Round-of-16 first …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 6:28 P.M.
Leicester’s Jamie Vardy ends goal drought in 2-1 Champions League loss at Sevilla
Sevilla missed an early penalty in a 2-1 win over Leicester in their Champions League Round-of-16 first leg on Wednesday, with Jamie Vardy scoring his first goal of 2017 for …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 8:58 P.M.
Man City beats Monaco 5-3 in wild Champions League game
Manchester City overcame an onslaught from Monaco’s prolific attack to score three late goals in 11 minutes for a 5-3 win in a wild Champions League game on Tuesday. The …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 8:47 P.M.
Atletico beats Leverkusen 4-2 in Germany in Champions League
Speedy French forwards Antoine Griezmann and Kevin Gameiro tore the Bayer Leverkusen defense apart to put the Champions League quarterfinals within reach for Atletico Madrid with a 4-2 away victory. …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 8:41 P.M.
‘We are the best’: Gianluigi Buffon, Iker Casillas to resume rivalry
It will be a meeting of goalkeeping greats when Gianluigi Buffon faces old rival Iker Casillas on Wednesday in the Champions League.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 10:30 P.M.
Bayern Munich routs Arsenal 5-1 to put foot in quarterfinals
Bayern Munich answered its critics with a comprehensive 5-1 rout of Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League clash to put one foot in the quarterfinals on Wednesday. …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 10:29 P.M.
Real Madrid rallies to beat Napoli 3-1 in Champions League
Defending champion Real Madrid recovered after conceding a stunning early goa to beat Napoli 3-1 on Wednesday and set a course for the quarterfinals of the Champions League for the …
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 10:08 P.M.
PSG gives Barcelona some major payback with 4-0 thumping
Two years after being humiliated by Barcelona in the Champions League, Paris Saint-Germain got some major payback on the five-time champions with a relentless display of skill, energy and determination. …
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 10:04 P.M.
Benfica edges Dortmund 1-0 in last 16 of Champions League
Borussia Dortmund squandered chance after chance, including a second-half penalty, before slumping to a 1-0 defeat at Benfica in their first leg match of the Champions League’s Round of 16 …
SUNDAY, MAY 25, 2014
Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League for record tenth time
LISBON, Portugal – Real Madrid won the UEFA Champions League final Saturday for its record 10th European title, scoring three times in the second period of extra time to beat …
FRIDAY, AUG. 30, 2013
Barcelona to face Milan in Champions League group
Barcelona will again face seven-time winner AC Milan in the UEFA Champions League, and Bayern Munich is in a group that includes Manchester City. Thursday’s draw put Barcelona in Group …
MONDAY, FEB. 4, 2013, 4:57 A.M.
Match-fixing probe: 680 suspicious games worldwide
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A wide-ranging match-fixing investigation has uncovered more than 680 suspicious games — including World Cup and European Championship qualifiers and two Champions League games — …