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Champions League Fantasy Football Team of the Week

Introducing the first UEFA Champions League Fantasy Football Team of the Week of the new season.

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Paul Pogba thanks José Mourinho in sign of thawing relations

• Manchester United manager allowed Pogba to take penalty• Mourinho praises Pogba ‘courage’ after previous spot-kick missPaul Pogba has thanked José Mourinho for trusting him to take a penalty against Young Boys, with Manchester United’s manager return…

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Thomas Müller joins Champions League 100 club

With a late substitute cameo for Bayern at Benfica, Thomas Müller became the newest member of the exclusive club of players with 100 or more UEFA Champions League appearances.

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Madrid, Juve, Bayern, United win, Lyon stun City

Real Madrid, Bayern, Manchester United and – despite a Cristiano Ronaldo red card – Juventus won while Lyon triumphed at Manchester City.

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Cristiano Ronaldo sent off but 10-man Juventus go on to beat Valencia

• Ronaldo may miss trip to Manchester United next month• Ajax defeat AEK Athens 3-0; Bayern Munich beat Benfica 2-0Cristiano Ronaldo may miss a return to Old Trafford with Juventus on 23 October after he left the pitch in tears following a red card for…

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Real Madrid begin Champions League defence by easing to win over Roma

It was just one night in Madrid but at the end of it, Real’s fans left the Bernabéu wondering if this side might be better than the one that won three European Cups in a row. Zinedine Zidane has gone, Cristiano Ronaldo has gone too, sent off 400km away…

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Manchester City pay price for carelessness with shock loss to Lyon

Pep Guardiola confessed before this game to becoming frustrated at Manchester City’s inability to do the simple things well. He will be closer to furious now that his side have lost ground in the Champions League with their most inept performance of th…

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Paul Pogba hits double as Manchester United start with comfortable win

The mental edge José Mourinho praised in the build-up was evident in a Manchester United victory which must surely be the template for the season.Fast, cold-eyed and a concerted unit: these were the key components in how the visitors downed Young Boys …

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Young Boys 0-3 Manchester United: Champions League – live!

Champions League updates from the 8pm BST Group H gameManchester City v Lyon: Champions League – live!And feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 9.57pm BST That result means United top Group H after one game. But they’re joined on three points…

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Manchester City 1-2 Lyon: Champions League – live!

Champions League updates from the 8pm BST Group F gameYoung Boys v Manchester United: Champions League – live!And feel free to email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 9.57pm BST Lyon were excellent tonight and fully deserved a victory they won’t forget in…

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Why do Bayern München fans love Thomas Müller?

After he made his 100th UEFA Champions League appearance on Wednesday, we hail Bayern forward Thomas Müller: a self-deprecating “clown among clones”.

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‘Don’t disrespect my players’: Pochettino angry at media after Spurs defeat – video

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has hit back at questions over his squad selection after they fell to a 2-1 defeat at Internazionale, despite leading until the 86th minute. Christian Eriksen put Spurs ahead in the second half before Mauro Icardi’…

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Nabil Fekir’s failed transfer and World Cup glory give Lyon much to celebrate

The France forward was so close to joining Liverpool he even conducted an interview with the club’s TV channel. On Wednesday, he lines up for Lyon against Manchester CityThe day after Nabil Fekir joined his France teammates and an estimated million sup…

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Where to watch the UEFA Champions League

Fans have no need to miss a single minute of the action in the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League season.

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Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool have the stamina to stick to his gameplan | Andy Hunter

With Roberto Firmino absent from the starting lineup, James Milner, Andy Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold proved their worth against PSGIn the blink of a damaged eye Roberto Firmino brought Anfield the victory its team deserved and the finale an en…

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‘Majestic’ Messi leads way for Barcelona

Lionel Messi may have scored a hat-trick, but Barcelona’s team effort showed they mean business.

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