Category Archives: Champions League

Monaco 3:1 Manchester City | Agony as Pep’s boys are dumped out on away goals rule

Monaco make up for fellow Ligue 1 outfit PSG’s shock exit by beating Manchester City 3:1- a result that sees the Principality outfit draw 6:6 on aggregate and progress to the last eight on the away goals rule. Disappointment for Pep Guardiola, whose only hope of silverware now looks like the FA Cup Continue reading Monaco 3:1 Manchester City | Agony as Pep’s boys are dumped out on away goals rule

Leicester-Sevilla 2:0 | Shakespeare scripts third straight win for LCFC

Craig Shakespeare follows up league wins over Liverpool and Hull City with a stunning win over Sevilla as the Andalusian outfit, the reigning Europa League champions, are beaten 3-2 on aggregate by the Foxes.

Remarkable stuff by Leicester, who in their maiden Champions League appearance, have made it to the quarterfinals (for a relative comparison, Arsenal have been eliminated at the Round of 16 stage in the last SEVEN seasons) Continue reading Leicester-Sevilla 2:0 | Shakespeare scripts third straight win for LCFC

The Greatest CL comeback ever?- Barcelona 6-1 PSG

No team had overturned a 4-0 deficit from the first leg of a Champions League in the modern era prior to this game, and Luis Enrique’s side created history with this 6-1 triumph against Paris Saint-Germain. Unai Emery’s side had this game in the bag after Edinson Cavani’s away goal and Barcelona having taken key midfield players like Iniesta and Rakitic off, but the Blaugrana got the three goals they required in the last eight odd minutes of the game to secure what will go down as the greatest comeback in CL history Continue reading The Greatest CL comeback ever?- Barcelona 6-1 PSG