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Ranking the Champions League Teams Since 2004

Posted on 5 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

The end of the 2016-2017 Champions League season is a good opportunity to rank the clubs based on their performances in the competition since the most recent format change to the group & knockout stages. The top 11 clubs, which we focus on, include four English teams (Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool & Manchester United), three Italian teams (AC Milan, Inter, Juventus), two Spanish clubs (Barcelona & Real Madrid), one from Germany (Bayern Munich) and one from Portugal (Porto). More

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Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo Make History With Champions League Final Win Over Juventus

Posted on 3 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo led Real Madrid to their 12th Champions League title, becoming the first club to win the trophy back-to-back for almost 30 years. Juventus, finishing the match with only 10 men, didn’t show up for the second half, ended up losing 4-1, with a wonder goal from Mario Mandzukic not being enough. More

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Teams with Every European Club Competition Trophy

Posted on 24 May, 2017, by in Soccer

With their 2-0 win over Ajax in Stockholm to claim the 2017 Europa League trophy, Manchester United expand the prestigious club of teams with at least one title in each of Europe’s club competitions: European Cup/Champions League, the defunct Cup Winners’ Cup, and the Europa League/UEFA Cup. Ajax, Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Juventus were already there. More

Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric

Champions League: Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid

Posted on 2 May, 2017, by in Soccer

Here are the goals and highlights from Real Madrid’s 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Champions League semifinal. Cristiano Ronaldo finished with a hat trick. More

Match Highlights – Monaco vs Arsenal

Posted on 17 Mar, 2015, by in Soccer

The Champions League quarterfinals and Arsenal just don’t mix together, as a 2-0 win wasn’t enough for the gunners against Monaco, going through to the next stage thanks to an away goal advantage in the 3-3 aggregate score. More

Thiago Silva Header Goal Knocks Out Arrogant Chelsea, Jose Mourinho From Champions League

Posted on 11 Mar, 2015, by in Soccer

Despite playing with 10 men for most of their encounter with Chelsea in the Champions League, a late extra time header by Thiago Silva gave Paris Saint-Germain a second away goal in a dramatic and tense 2-2 draw in Stamford Bridge, and advanced them into the quarterfinals. More

Chelsea vs PSG – On Jose Mourinho, Diego Costa and the Difference Between Dirty and Aggressive

Posted on 11 Mar, 2015, by in Soccer

If Jose Mourinho is headed into a match that frightens him, he’s going to play the referee card. This time? Heading into the second leg in the Champions League knockout stage against Paris Saint-Germain, he’s talking about his opponents’ aggression. More

FC Barcelona – Lionel Messi Misses, Neymar Fights & Luis Suarez Doesn’t Bite

Posted on 25 Feb, 2015, by in Soccer

The first leg in the Champions League went more or less according to plan for Barcelona, despite Lionel Messi missing a penalty kick, Neymar getting into an argument with a Manchester City fan and Luis Suarez wrongfully accused of biting. More

Match Highlights – Liverpool vs Real Madrid

Posted on 22 Oct, 2014, by in Soccer

A humiliating experience for Liverpool at Anfield, losing 3-0 to Real Madrid with a goal from Cristiano Ronaldo and two more from Karim Benzema, as the gap between the two teams was painfully revealed. More

Champions League – Week 3 Results & Table (Groups E – H)

Posted on 21 Oct, 2014, by in Soccer

A special day in the Champions League with matches in groups E through H, with 40 goals scored, including eight in the 7-1 win for Bayern Munich over Roma and seven in the 7-0 win for Shakhtar Donetsk in Belarus over BATE Borisov, as Luiz Adriano tied the Lionel Messi record with five goals. Messi himself scored in a 3-1 Barcelona win over Ajax, while Chelsea beat Maribor 6-0. More