Tag: UEFA Champions League

With European football possibly out next year, Pep Guardiola bears the weight of staying through 2021 or leaving at the end of this year. (Image: Sky Sports)

With European Ban, Odds Shrink On Pep Guardiola’s Future at Manchester City

Manchester City’s two-year ban from the UEFA Champions League has already sent ripples through the betting markets, starting with Pep Guardiola’s future. The Man City manager, considered one of the premier soccer bosses in the world, is now 1/5 to leave the Citizens in the summer, according to SportNation. He […]

UEFA has banned Manchester City from the Champions League and all European competition for two years over Financial Fair Play violations. (Image: Getty)

Man City Receives Two-Year Champions League Ban for Financial Fair Play Violations

UEFA has banned defending Premier League champion Manchester City from the Champions League and other European competitions for two years after finding the club guilty of breaking the governing body’s Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations. UEFA also issued a fine of €30 million ($32.5 million) against the club. Man City […]

The Europa League draw pitted favorite Manchester United against Club Brugge, which dropped down from the Champions League group stage. (Image: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty)

Europa League Draw: Leverkusen Takes on Porto, Man United Battles Club Brugge

The Europa League draw took place on Monday, as 32 teams from across Europe learned who they would be playing in the competition’s first knockout round. 24 of the remaining teams battled their way through the Europa League group stage, while eight fell down to the second-tier competition after finishing […]

Liverpool can advance to the Champions League knockout stages with a win or draw against Red Bull Salzburg on Tuesday. (Image: PA)

Champions League: 10 Teams Playing for Six Knockout Stage Positions

Four of the eight Champions League groups will play their final matches on Tuesday, with 10 teams still fighting for six positions in the Round of 16. While Barcelona and RB Leipzig are assured of going through no matter the results on Tuesday, other European heavyweights like defending Champions League […]

Mason Mount may not be able to suit up for Chelsea when the club hosts Liverpool on Sunday. (Image: Getty)

Chelsea Hosts EPL Leader Liverpool in Critical Premier League Matchup

Chelsea and Liverpool will each look to recover from demoralizing Champions League losses when the Blues host the current Premier League leaders at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Liverpool has been perfect so far this EPL season, winning its first five matches to open up a five-point lead over Manchester City […]

Brazil’s Neymar, left, and Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, are embroiled in separate allegations they sexually assaulted a woman in a hotel room. (Image: Getty)

Soccer stars Ronaldo, Neymar Dealing with Separate Rape Allegations

Two star soccer players, Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Brazil’s Neymar, are facing rape allegations from two separate women. Both have said they are innocent of the charges. Ronaldo’s incident happened 10 years ago in a penthouse suite at the Palms Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The alleged victim, local […]

Chelsea and Arsenal are traveling to Baku, Azerbaijan to play for the Europa League trophy. (Image: Getty)

Chelsea, Arsenal Traveling to Azerbaijan for Europa League Final

Chelsea and Arsenal will travel across Europe to play each other in Baku, as the two English sides meet up in the Europa League final on Wednesday. The fact that the match is taking place in Azerbaijan has overshadowed the anticipation of the on-the-field action, as the remote location has […]

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a hat trick to lead Arsenal over Valencia in the second leg of their Europa League semifinal. (Image: Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty)

Arsenal, Chelsea Advance to Set Up All-England Europa League Final

English soccer fans will have bragging rights over their European rivals at the end of this season, as Arsenal and Chelsea have both moved on to the Europa League final. Their advancement comes just days after Liverpool and Tottenham staged unlikely comebacks to set up an English clash in the […]

Gareth Bale had an incredible bicycle kick goal that led Real Madrid to the UEFA Champions League title. (Image: Getty)

GOOOOOOOAAAAAAL! Top 5 Soccer Scores in 2018 (VIDEO)

The year in soccer held many great goals, and several of them helped decide matches all around the world. There were incredible scoring feats in the Premier League, the World Cup in Russia, and smaller stages as well. Some of the goals that were scored seemed to defy physics. In […]

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had harsh words towards the referee who frequently carded his team in their Champions League match against Paris Saint-Germain. (Image: PA)

Champions League: Four Knockout Spots Undecided with One Match Day Remaining

After two days filled almost entirely with decisive matches, the knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League is starting to come together, with 12 teams having assured themselves of advancement out of group play. That just leaves four positions remaining open for teams looking to continue their quest for Europe’s […]