Here is Casemiro’s challenge on Griezmann, a challenge that went unpunished by Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir in the second leg of Atletico Madrid’s Champions League semifinal against Real Madrid. Atletico won 2-1 in what was the last Madrid derby at Estadio Vicente Calderon, but lost the tie 4-2 on aggregate Continue reading Casemiro foul on Griezmann (VIDEO)- no YC given by Cuneyt Cakir for this challenge
First half goals from Mandzukic and Alves saw the Italian champions beat Monaco 4:1 on aggregate book their spot in Cardiff, where they will face either Real Madrid or Atletico Madrid. After keeping MSN quiet over two legs, Juve let in a goal in the knockout stages for the first time in this game, and it will perhaps come as no surprise that the goal scorer was ASM’s teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe Continue reading Juve-Monaco 2:1 Highlights 2017 Champions League | Bianconeri book spot in Cardiff final
Hoffenheim book their spot in the 2017/18 Champions League as they beat Eintracht Frankfurt 1:0 in their BuLi clash on 30 April, 2017. Benjamin Hubner’s 90th minute goal v Eintracht sealed the deal for TSG 1899, with 30.150 in attendance at the Rhein Necka Arena for this clash.
Great achievement for TSG 1899 and their 29 year old manager and if things stand the way they currently are, the club will get an automatic spot in the group stages of the Champions League next season along with Bayern and Leipzig, forcing Dortmund to play the qualifiers. Continue reading Benjamin Hubner’s goal sees Hoffenheim qualify for Champions League | Video Hoffenheim-Eintracht Frankfurt 2017 Highlights
AS Monaco score three goals at Stade Louis II, just as they had at the Westfalenstadion a week before, to eliminate Borussia Dortmund (3:1 final score and 6:3 on aggregate) and become the first French side to reach the last four of the Champions League since Olympique Lyonnais in 2010 Continue reading Video ASM-BVB 3:1 Highlights & Goals April 19 2017
Kylian Mbappe’s star continues to star as he puts Monaco in the drivers’ seat following a 3:2 win over Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their CL tie. 65.849 in attendance for BVB vs Monaco at the Westfalenstadion Continue reading Video BVB-ASM 2:3 Highlights | BVB vs Monaco Goals 2017 Champions League
Giorgio Chiellini scores his first Champions League goal in eight years as Juventus beat Barcelona 3:0 in the first leg of their quarterfinal. 41.092 in attendance for this Juve vs Barca clash on April 11, 2017- the only Champions League clash on the evening after Dortmund-Monaco was cancelled. Continue reading Juve vs Barca Goals April 11 2017 | Video Juve-Barca 3:0 Highlights
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
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
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
Real Madrid vs Napoli last night was witness to two great goals scored in the game. The first was Lorenzo Insigne and the second was Casemiro’s. Insigne’s goal was a team effort while Casemiro’s was a superb solo hit Continue reading Insigne v Real Madrid & Casemiro v Napoli | Two Great goals in same match