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UEFA Champions League News

Oct 16

Hugo Lloris seeks more success at Real Madrid as Tottenham test their mettle | David Hytner

The French goalkeeper tasted Champions League success against Real Madrid with Lyon in 2010 and wants ‘to show the face of Tottenham’ at the BernabéuFor Hugo Lloris it is an occasion to savour and an opportunity to embrace. And, if he is perfectly hone…

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Oct 16

Harry Kane can be one-club man like Roma legend Totti, says Pochettino

• Spurs manager says Kane was very emotional watching Totti’s final game• Pochettino discusses his own future before Real Madrid matchMauricio Pochettino has revealed that Harry Kane was caught up in the emotion that surrounded Francesco Totti’s final …

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Oct 16

Possible line-ups and team news for Tuesday

Who’s likely to start, who might be left out and who is unavailable? UEFA.com gives Fantasy Football managers a helping hand by predicting all the line-ups.

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Oct 16

Harry Kane is a ‘complete player’, says Real Madrid’s Zinedine Zidane – video

Zinedine Zidane has hailed Harry Kane as a complete footballer before Real Madrid’s Champions League match against Tottenham at the Bernabéu. Kane is in superb form, having scored 15 goals in his last 11 games for club and countryHarry Kane threatens t…

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Oct 16

Raheem Sterling: I didn’t think for one minute about joining Arsenal

• Manchester City forward ‘didn’t believe a word’ of transfer rumour in August• Sterling is joint top-scorer for Premier League leaders with seven goalsRaheem Sterling has stated he did not “think one minute” about Arsenal’s wish to buy him in the summ…

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Oct 16

Are Manchester City Europe’s form team?

The Manchester City steamroller meets the Napoli juggernaut this week – are they Europe’s form teams? Has anyone in the group stage made a better start to the season? UEFA.com knuckles down to find out.

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Oct 16

Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Kane level on goals for 2017

Two of Europe’s most lethal forwards, Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Kane meet twice in the next fortnight, and as things stand they are dead level on 2017 goals.

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Oct 15

Five things we noticed: Atlético v Barcelona

Atlético Madrid and Barcelona served up a sumptuous spectacle on Saturday in a 1-1 draw that left plenty to discuss; UEFA.com runs through the talking points.

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Oct 15

‘Tranquil’ Zinedine Zidane takes win as stuttering Real Madrid prepare for Spurs

Real Madrid have been dropping points but weekend win featured Cristiano Ronaldo’s first league goal of season before they play Tottenham in Champions League“Should you be worried?,” Zinedine Zidane was asked. “No, I don’t think so,” he said. It was la…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/oct/15/zinedine-zidane-stuttering-real-madrid-prepare-spurs

Oct 14

Manchester City score seven, Juventus lose at home

Premier League leaders Manchester City scored seven on a day when Juventus suffered a first home defeat in the league in 42 games and Real Madrid came up trumps in Spain.

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Oct 14

In numbers: Zidane’s 100 games in charge of Real Madrid

Zinédine Zidane celebrated his 100th game in charge of Real Madrid on Saturday; we break down his century and find that Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema were fitting goalscorers against Getafe.

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Oct 14

Manchester City score seven, Juve beaten at home

Premier League leaders Manchester City scored seven on a day when Juventus suffered a first home defeat in the league in 42 games and Jupp Heynckes made a winning return to Bayern.

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Oct 13

Monaco lose late at Lyon, Shakhtar extend lead

Monaco suffered a late, late defeat at Lyon, while Shakhtar extended their lead in Ukraine and Porto scored six in the Portuguese Cup. We round up the group stage teams’ weekend results so far.

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Oct 12

All the 2017/18 Champions League results and fixtures

The 2017/18 UEFA Champions League is in full swing – check out all the results right here, with the upcoming fixtures and season calendar also included for your reference.

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Oct 12

#UCL matchday three: all you need to know

The matches, the ways to win, the links you need, the lowdown: welcome to our bitesize guide to Tuesday and Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League action.

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Oct 11

No room for error for APOEL and Dortmund

Having lost both Group H games so far, neither APOEL nor Borussia Dortmund can afford to slip further off the pace when they meet for the first time in Cyprus.

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