Champions League final

France blames 'massive' ticket fraud for Champions League fiasco; UEFA to compensate 2,700 fans

The French government has faced a barrage of criticism from press and politicians in Britain over police handling of the match on Saturday, which saw thousands of Liverpool fans struggling to enter.

published on : 30th May 2022

Tear gas fired at Liverpool fans in Champions League final policing chaos

The final was delayed for 37 minutes and kicked off as security was still struggling with the flow of frustrated supporters into the Stade de France.

published on : 29th May 2022

Salah's Egyptian fans share in his Champions League misery

It was another blow for Mohamed Salah who was reduced to tears twice earlier this year following Egypt's losses to Senegal in both the African Cup of Nations final and the World Cup play-off.

published on : 29th May 2022

Real Madrid beats Liverpool 1-0 to win Champions League title

Pre-match crowd problems overshadowed this final, and are sure to be the focus of an investigation by UEFA and authorities in the coming days.

published on : 29th May 2022

Liverpool, Real Madrid play Champions League final in Paris

Thousands of soccer fans were descending on Paris to see Liverpool and Real Madrid meet in the Champions League final later Saturday.

published on : 28th May 2022

Sadio  Mane promises 'special' answer over future at Liverpool

Speculation has mounted over the future of the 30-year-old, who has been linked with Barcelona and Bayern Munich as he prepares to enter the final year of his contract at Anfield.

published on : 27th May 2022

Vinícius and Rodrygo get 1st shot at Champions League glory

Vinícius and Rodrygo, a pair of 21-year-old forwards who arrived in Spain a year apart after being signed as teenage sensations will experience their first Champions League final on Saturday.

published on : 27th May 2022

'One in a million' Klopp makes Liverpool a European giant again

Real Madrid stands in the Reds' way at the Stade de France on Saturday, just as they did four years ago in the first of Liverpool's European Cup finals under their German guru.

published on : 26th May 2022

Benzema looks to cap great season with 5th European title 

Benzema has gone from one of Ronaldo’s sidekicks to Madrid’s most important player, and on Saturday he could cap his best season ever with a fifth Champions League title.

published on : 26th May 2022

Salah on revenge mission in Champions League final

Salah clearly hasn’t forgotten what went down in the 2018 final against Real Madrid in Kyiv. That painful moment in the first half when he tussled with Sergio Ramos and landed heavily on the ground.

published on : 25th May 2022

Real Madrid tries to forget Mbappé, focus on Champions League

Four days before the final in suburban Paris, Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti and his players tried their best to avoid talking about the France forward and his decision to stay with Paris Saint-Germain.

published on : 24th May 2022

Real Madrid gears for Champions League final against Liverpool with Atlético derby

Carlo Ancelotti's Madrid has mostly pride to play for on Sunday after it clinched the domestic league title in the last round.

published on : 6th May 2022

UEFA Champions League: Spanish challenge stands in way of Manchester City-Liverpool final showdown

The huge economic advantage enjoyed by the Premier League in TV rights deals is behind Real Madrid's continued motivation to seek the comfort of guaranteed income streams from ESL.

published on : 25th April 2022

Spain's Dani Carvajal still hoping to play at World Cup after Champions League injury

A statement released by the national team on Monday indicated the 26-year-old will remain with the squad.

published on : 28th May 2018

Mohamed Salah could still play for Egypt in FIFA World Cup 2018

The injury occurred when Salah got tangled up with Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos in the 25th minute of the Champions League Final at NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev.

published on : 27th May 2018

Substitute Gareth Bale shines as Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 to win third consecutive Champions League

Bale scored twice including an incredible overhead kick after coming off the bench as Real Madrid defeated Liverpool 3-1 in the Champions League final in Kiev on Saturday.

published on : 27th May 2018

Manchester terror attack sparks robust security for FA Cup and other sporting events

Robust security measures will be a feature of English football's showpiece event the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.

published on : 27th May 2017