Liverpool to face Napoli – Juventus clashes with Atletico Madrid

Holders Liverpool will face Napoli, Salzburg and Genk in the Champions League group stage this season. Premier League champions Manchester City were drawn alongside Shakhtar Donetsk, Dinamo Zagreb and Atalanta. Last year’s runners-up Tottenham Hotspur are in a group with five-time European Cup winners Bayern Munich, plus Olympiakos and Red Star Belgrade. Chelsea must negotiate […]

Atletico Madrid agree fee with Tottenham for Trippier

Atletico Madrid have agreed a fee with Tottenham to sign England defender Kieran Trippier. The 28-year-old is expected to undergo a medical on Thursday ahead of a potential move to Spain. Trippier, has spent the last four years at Spurs and played in their Champions League final defeat to Liverpool in the final game of […]

Spurs and Liverpool reach semi-finals after dramatic night

Tottenham and Liverpool booked their places in the Champions League semi-finals as Man City and Porto exit. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said: ‘It was unbelievable – the way it finished. I am so happy, so proud.’ ‘In a moment many things happened in your head, the disappointment was massive but they changed the decision.’ ‘That […]

Spurs striker Harry Kane could miss rest of season

Harry Kane has suffered a potential season-ending injury after Tottenham were left to count the cost of a stunning Champions League win over Manchester City. Son Heung-min struck late on as Spurs claimed a first-leg advantage in the all-Premier League quarter-final with a 1-0 victory at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. But the gloss was taken […]

‘Liverpool are among Europe’s elite again’ – Jurgen Klopp

Last year’s finalists eased into the quarter-finals thanks to two goals from striker Sadio Mane and another from Dutch centre back Virgil van Dijk. “The second half was very mature,” said German manager Klopp. “In the moments we did play football we immediately destroyed the organisation of Bayern. It’s absolutely deserved.” Meanwhile, treble-chasing Barca qualified […]

Spurs to stay at Wembley until at least end of February

Tottenham have announced they will stay at Wembley until at least the end of February as their wait to move into their new stadium goes on. Spurs’ Premier League home games with Watford, Newcastle and Leicester will all be at the English national stadium as the finishing touches are put on their new 62,000-seater home. […]

Liverpool stretch lead at top of table with Newcastle win

Liverpool have piled the pressure on defending champions Manchester City after they extended their lead over their Premier League title rivals with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Newcastle. While Pep Guardiola’s side were slipping to third place after a second-successive surprise defeat – this time at Leicester – the Reds barely got out of second […]