Olympiacos vs Arsenal: Preview & Prediction
Dec09

Olympiacos vs Arsenal: Preview & Prediction

Arsenal face a massive night as they travel to take on Olympiacos hoping to avoid elimination at the Champions League group stage for the first time since the 1998/1999 season. The Gunners, who are third in Group F and three points behind their hosts, will need to win by two-clear goals, 3-2 or better in order to qualify courtesy of a better head-to-head record. Arsene Wenger’s side are in the tough position they’re in...

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Chelsea vs FC Porto: Preview & Prediction
Dec09

Chelsea vs FC Porto: Preview & Prediction

Chelsea face a season defining night as they hope to seal their passage into the last-16 of the Champions League when they take on FC Porto at Stamford Bridge. The Blues need a draw to guarantee qualification, as they currently sit top of Group G, level on points with their visitors and two ahead of third placed Dynamo Kiev. But a defeat, and victory for Kiev against pointless Maccabi Tel Aviv, will see them drop into the Europa...

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Champions League Round-up: Man United dumped out while Man City finish top
Dec09

Champions League Round-up: Man United dumped out while Man City finish top

Manchester United were dumped out of the Champions League after a dramatic 3-2 defeat at Wolfsburg saw them finish third in Group B. United actually made the perfect start in Germany, as Anthony Martial slotted home a neat pass from Juan Mata, but the lead only lasted three minutes, as Naldo volleyed home a free-kick to level things up. On the half hour mark, the Red Devils fell behind to a Vieirinha finish following a well worked...

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Head-to-Head: Bas Dost (Wolfsburg) vs Anthony Martial (Man United)
Dec08

Head-to-Head: Bas Dost (Wolfsburg) vs Anthony Martial (Man United)

Manchester United travel to Germany to take on Wolfsburg in a crucial Champions League clash on Tuesday night. The Red Devils will most likely need a win to advance to the last-16, so they will be relying on French star Anthony Martial to end his eight-match goal drought. However, at the other end, they will have to keep out the Bundesliga side’s top scorer, Bas Dost, if they are to sneak out of the group stage and avoid the...

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Wolfsburg vs Manchester United: Preview & Prediction
Dec08

Wolfsburg vs Manchester United: Preview & Prediction

Manchester United face a defining night in the Champions League as they look to book their spot in the last-16 when they take on Wolfsburg. A win for the Red Devils in Germany, or defeat for PSV Eindhoven at home to CSKA Moscow, will see them advance. But if the Dutch side better United’s result then Louis van Gaal’s side will crash out at the group stage and into the Europa League. It won’t be easy for the...

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Champions League Awards: Week 5
Nov26

Champions League Awards: Week 5

Player of the Week: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) After falling to a 4-0 thrashing at home to fierce rivals Barcelona on Saturday, Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid struck back with a 4-3 win away to Shakhtar Donetsk. Although the Ukrainians scored three late goals, Ronaldo had already struck for the 83rd and 84th time in the Champions League, plus assisted Luka Modric and Dani Carvajal to seal top spot in Group A for Rafa...

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