Zidane continues to carve out his own path

Zinedine Zidane has always done things his own way. As a player, he rarely flashed his transcendent skill when he didn’t have to, settling for a spare playing style that somehow made... Read more »

2018-19 Champions League group stage teams, ranked 1-32

Real Madrid has won four of the last five Champions League titles. But for the first time since last decade, it will chase European club soccer’s top prize without Cristiano Ronaldo. (Getty)... Read more »

Messi scores three in Barcelona’s Champions League opener

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi scored the first goal of the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League group stage on a beautiful free kick. (EFE/Enric Fontcuberta) Lionel Messi opened the new UEFA Champions League season in... Read more »

Kylian Mbappe goal completes comeback (Video)

Roberto Firmino celebrates his winner for Liverpool vs. PSG in the Champions League. (Getty) Roberto Firmino struck in the 91st minute of Liverpool’s 2018-19 Champions League opener against PSG to clinch three... Read more »

Christian Pulisic scores winner for Dortmund

(Getty) It took Christian Pulisic 23 days to return to the pitch. It took him 16 minutes to find the back of the net again. Happy birthday! The American star scored in... Read more »

Ronaldo sees red for first time in Champions League career

(Getty) Cristiano Ronaldo’s first post-Real Madrid Champions League campaign got off to a pretty terrible start. The Juventus superstar was sent off with a straight red card in the 29th minute in... Read more »

Man City loses, Real Madrid cruises in Champions League openers

Sergio Aguero and Manchester City were not happy against Lyon on Wednesday. (Getty) Manchester City was handed arguably the easiest group of any world power in the Champions League. Manchester City decided... Read more »

Silva rescues Man City, while Dybala propels Juventus

For nearly 90 minutes, Manchester City dominated possession and buzzed TSG Hoffenheim’s net with chances that didn’t much rile the hosts. The build-ups weren’t producing. So David Silva did it himself. Silva... Read more »

Man United, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich all drop points in Champions League

If your trophy cabinet is bursting at the seams and your valuation cracks 10 figures … look away. Tuesday’s late window for Champions League games was not kind to planetary powerhouses like... Read more »

Barcelona makes statement, routs Tottenham at Wembley

Philippe Coutinho (left) celebrates his early goal with Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez) Rumors of Barcelona’s demise appear to be greatly exaggerated. After a so-so start to the season in Spain’s... Read more »