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Steely Bayern edge PSG to claim Champions League crown

08 August, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

LISBON (Reuters) – Bayern Munich were crowned European champions for the sixth time after beating Paris St Germain 1-0 thanks to a second-half header from former PSG youth academy graduate Kingsley Coman in an absorbing Champions League final. France international Coman appeared at the back post to head the decisive goal in the 59th minute … Read More


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A true final of champions awaits in Lisbon

08 August, 2020 8:44 am 8:44 am

LISBON (Reuters) – After four thrilling quarter-finals, the upsets stopped at the last four stage in the Champions League, setting up Sunday’s final between Bayern Munich and Paris St Germain. Bayern, five-times winners, are back in the final for the first time since 2013 after ending a streak of four losses in the semi-final stage … Read More


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Gnabry double sends dominant Bayern into Champions League final

08 August, 2020 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

LISBON (Reuters) – Bayern Munich powered into the Champions League final, where they will face Paris St Germain, as two goals from Serge Gnabry led them to an emphatic 3-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday. Bayern will bid for their sixth European Cup triumph when they come up against Neymar and Kylian Mbappe on … Read More


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PSG reach first Champions League final with win over Leipzig

08 August, 2020 10:00 am 10:00 am

LISBON (Reuters) – Paris St Germain reached their first ever Champions League final with a convincing 3-0 win over RB Leipzig on Tuesday, finally delivering the reward of the biggest game in European football for their Qatari backers. Goals from Marquinhos and Angel Di Maria put PSG 2-0 up at the interval and Juan Bernat … Read More


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Gnabry double sends dominant Bayern into Champions League final

08 August, 2020 2:05 pm 2:05 pm

LISBON (Reuters) – Bayern Munich powered into the Champions League final, where they will face Paris St Germain, as two goals from Serge Gnabry led them to an emphatic 3-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday. Bayern will bid for their sixth European Cup triumph when they come up against Neymar and Kylian Mbappe on … Read More


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For Europe’s ‘super clubs’, Champions League determines a...

08 August, 2020 6:10 pm 6:10 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – There was barely time for the full inquest into Juventus’ exit from the Champions League to even begin before the club delivered their own blunt verdict — sacking their coach Maurizio Sarri. Not so long ago, there would have been surprise, perhaps even some outrage, at a coach losing his job … Read More


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City eliminate Real from Champions League after Varane nightmare

08 August, 2020 9:11 am 9:11 am

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – Manchester City marched into the Champions League quarter-finals by beating visitors Real Madrid 2-1 for a 4-2 aggregate triumph on Friday, with scorers Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus taking advantage of two dreadful errors by Raphael Varane. Having beaten the 13-times European champions home and away, City will now head to Lisbon … Read More


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Chelsea win to boost Champions League chances

07 July, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

LONDON (Reuters) – An underwhelming Chelsea boosted their chances of a berth in next season’s Champions League, overcoming a slow start to beat relegated Norwich City 1-0 at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. Olivier Giroud scored with virtually the last touch of the first half as Chelsea consolidated third place in the Premier League and moved … Read More


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Chelsea close in on Champions League spot with 3-2 win at Palace

07 July, 2020 9:15 am 9:15 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea kept up their push for a top-four finish in the Premier League and Champions League football next season with a 3-2 victory at London rivals Crystal Palace on Tuesday thanks to goals from Olivier Giroud, Christian Pulisic and Tammy Abraham. The visitors took a two-goal lead inside half an hour through … Read More


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Gabriel Jesus hat-trick gives Man City 4-1 win in Champions League

12 December, 2019 11:05 am 11:05 am

ZAGREB (Reuters) – Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus netted a superb hat-trick as they came from behind to beat Croatian title holders Dinamo Zagreb 4-1 away in an entertaining Champions League Group C clash on Wednesday. City, who had already secured the group’s top spot, finished with 14 points from six games, seven ahead of … Read More


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Salah, Origi goals bring Liverpool Champions League redemption

06 June, 2019 8:40 am 8:40 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Liverpool ended an incredible season by winning Europe’s biggest prize after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in all-English Champions League final, earning sweet redemption after agonisingly missing out on the Premier League title. Mohamed Salah scored the second-quickest goal in a Champions League final by converting from the penalty spot in the second … Read More


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City, Liverpool primed for final day of epic title race

05 May, 2019 8:59 am 8:59 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Having absorbed everything Liverpool could throw at them in a titanic title battle, Manchester City will retain their crown with victory at Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday. It is possible they could get by with a draw, or even an unlikely defeat, as they will start the final round of a … Read More


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Moura hat-trick flattens Ajax to put Tottenham into Champions League final

05 May, 2019 10:00 am 10:00 am

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Lucas Moura conjured the second Champions League miracle in 24 hours with a last-gasp winner to complete his hat-trick and a 3-2 win to send Tottenham Hotspur past a shattered Ajax Amsterdam into the final on away goals on Wednesday. A day after Liverpool beat Barcelona 4-0 to overturn a 3-0 first-leg … Read More


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Chelsea held 2-2 by Burnley, denting Champions League hopes

04 April, 2019 12:06 pm 12:06 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea suffered a setback in their push for a Champions League spot when they were held to a 2-2 draw at home to Burnley in the Premier League on Monday and tempers flared at the end of the match when Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri was sent to the stands. Jeff Hendrick gave … Read More


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Barca reach semis with Messi exhibition against Man United in Champions Lea...

04 April, 2019 10:34 am 10:34 am

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Lionel Messi produced another masterful Champions League performance to knock out Manchester United and fire Barcelona into the semi-finals for the first time in four years, scoring twice in a 3-0 home win on Tuesday. Barca, who toyed with United for the majority of the encounter, sealed a 4-0 aggregate victory and … Read More