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Jun 24

Happy birthday Lionel Messi! His career in 30 facts

As Lionel Messi celebrates his 30th birthday, we pay tribute by coming up with a remarkable statistic or record for each of his years on this earth – we don’t have to look too far!

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Jun 23

Celtic forgo tickets for Linfield match in Belfast amid safety fears

• Clubs on course to meet in Champions League qualifier in July
• Celtic will not make away tickets available to their fans

Celtic will not take up their ticket allocation for next month’s possible Champions League qualifier at Linfield.

Uefa confirmed the first-leg tie in Belfast will take place on Friday 14 July should the Northern Irish champions make it past the San Marino club La Fiorita.

Related: Celtic and Linfield face prospect of Champions League clash on marching day

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/jun/23/celtic-tickets-linfield-safety-fears-belfast-champions-league

Jun 23

Celtic say fans won’t travel to Belfast

Celtic say they will not take supporters to the potential Champions League qualifier against Linfield in Belfast amid security concerns.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40387363

Jun 22

Egypt’s greatest European success stories

As Mohamed Salah confirms his move to Liverpool, he holds all but one of Egypt’s records in UEFA club competition, but can he break new ground in this season’s UEFA Champions League?

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Jun 21

Youth League wonderkid Mboula signs for Monaco

A scorer of some breathtaking goals in the UEFA Youth League last season, Jordi Mboula has left Barcelona for Monaco on a five-year deal – UEFA.com looks at what the French champions are getting.

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Jun 20

RB Leipzig allowed to play in Europe

RB Leipzig and Red Bull Salzburg can both play in the Champions League next season, Uefa confirms.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40348340

Jun 19

Saints fully focused on Europa FC ties

New Saints will not underestimate their Champions League opponents from Gibraltar despite being favourites to progress, says Scott Ruscoe

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40333129

Jun 19

Mandžukić or Pellegrini’s overhead? Which gets your vote?

Mario Mandžukić and Lorenzo Pellegrini have both scored spectacular overhead kicks in the past fortnight, but which is your favourite? Watch them both and vote now!

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Jun 19

UEFA Champions League first and second qualifying round draws

Former European champions Celtic will take on Linfield or La Fiorita as the draws for the first and second qualifying rounds were held in Nyon to kick-start the 2017/18 campaign.

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Jun 19

Celtic and Linfield face prospect of Champions League clash on marching day

• Second qualifying round draw throws up potentially problematic fixture
• Celtic could play in Belfast on 12 July – a key date in the marching calendar

The Scottish champions Celtic will play Northern Ireland’s Linfield or La Fiorita of San Marino in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

Brendan Rodgers’ side, who reached the group stages last season, will begin their competitive season when the tie takes place over two legs on 11 or 12 July and 18 or 19 July.

Related: Sepp Blatter after the fall: ‘Why the hell should I bear all the blame?’

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/jun/19/celtic-linfield-champions-league-draw-marching-day

Jun 16

Watch Champions League draws live on Monday

The draws for the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League first and second qualifying rounds will be streamed live on UEFA.com at 12:00CET on Monday as the road to Kyiv begins.

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Jun 16

Watch Champions League draws live on Monday

The draws for the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League first and second qualifying rounds will be streamed live on UEFA.com at 12:00CET on Monday as the road to Kyiv begins.

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Jun 16

Watch Champions League draws streamed live on Monday

The draws for the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League first and second qualifying rounds will be streamed live on UEFA.com at 12:00CET on Monday as the road to Kyiv begins.

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Jun 16

Champions League qualifying: biggest, most and best

As the new campaign gets under way, UEFA.com focuses on the players and clubs who have set the pace in the qualifying phase of Europe’s top club competition.

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Jun 16

Unqualified successes: UEFA club qualifying records

As we prepare for the first draws of 2017/18, UEFA.com celebrates the parallel world Cristiano Ronaldos and Lionel Messis – the record holders in the preliminary rounds.

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Jun 14

What can Manchester United expect from Victor Lindelöf?

Manchester United have made Benfica’s Sweden defender Victor Lindelöf their first signing of the summer ahead of their return to the UEFA Champions League. Good deal, says UEFA.com.

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