Manchester City

Manchester City

De Bruyne fractures nose, eye socket in final

Kevin De Bruyne fractured his nose and eye socket during Manchester City’s Champions League final loss to Chelsea with less than two weeks before the start of the European Championship.

Chelsea edges Manchester City to capture second Champions League title

Chelsea won the Champions League for the second time Saturday, beating Manchester City 1-0 thanks to Kai Havertz’s first-half goal as Pep Guardiola’s overthinking proved costly again in the all-English final.

Chelsea-Man City CL final moves to Porto

The all-English Champions League final will be held in Porto with 12,000 fans from Chelsea and Manchester City, UEFA confirmed Thursday.

UEFA finalizing plans for Champions League final in Porto

UEFA finalizing plans for Champions League final in Porto

UEFA is finalizing plans with Portugal to act as replacement host for the all-English Champions League final between Chelsea and Manchester City. The UEFA showpiece is set to be moved from Istanbul to Portugal just like last year due to pandemic issues in Turkey, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

UEFA discussing CL final at Wembley

UEFA discussing CL final at Wembley

UEFA was meeting virtually with the British government on Monday to discuss the logistics of using Wembley for the all-English Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea.

West Ham's CL hopes damaged by loss to Everton

West Ham's CL hopes damaged by loss to Everton

West Ham's chances of qualifying for the Champions League for the first time were damaged by a 1-0 home loss to Everton in the Premier League on Sunday, with Dominic Calvert-Lewin scoring the first-half winner.

UK gov't.: Fans shouldn't travel to UCL final

UK gov't.: Fans shouldn't travel to UCL final

It might be an all-English final in the Champions League later this month, but that doesn't mean Chelsea and Manchester City supporters should be headed to Istanbul. That was the message on Friday from the United Kingdom Minister of Transportation Grant Shapps after Turkey was added the UK's "red list," a list of nations that "should not be visited except in the most extreme circumstances" due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Chelsea aims to slow Man City 'winning machine' in EPL clash

Chelsea aims to slow Man City 'winning machine' in EPL clash

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel wants to stall the Manchester City “winning machine" when they square off Saturday and three weeks later in the Champions League final. City can clinch its third English Premier League title in four seasons at home and without having to tune in on Sunday or midweek hoping for Manchester United to lose.

Real Madrid

Real Madrid

Chelsea ousts Madrid to set up all-English CL final vs. City

Chelsea ousts Madrid to set up all-English CL final vs. City

Chelsea will end a turbulent season by playing in the Champions League final after making the competition's most successful team look ordinary. Timo Werner and Mason Mount scored to secure a 2-0 victory over Real Madrid in the second of their semifinal on Wednesday to oust the record 13-time European champions 3-1 on aggregate.

Paris Saint-Germain

Paris Saint-Germain

Neymar: 'I am most happy this season'

The topic of annual transfer speculation almost every summer since he's arrived in Ligue 1, Neymar says he's "really happy" at Paris Saint-Germain right now as he heads towards the final year of his contract. The Brazil striker met the media on Tuesday ahead of Wednesday's first leg of the Champions League semi-finals against Manchester City.

Madrid and Chelsea draw in Champions League semifinals

Real Madrid and Chelsea drew 1-1 in the first leg of the Champions League semifinals on Tuesday, with Christian Pulisic becoming the first American to score in the tournament’s last four.

Cruyff's message inspiring Guardiola before City faces PSG

Cruyff's message inspiring Guardiola before City faces PSG

As Pep Guardiola heads into his first Champions League semifinal in five years, the Manchester City manager is thinking about the “mythical words” — as he described them — that were uttered nearly 30 years ago by his mentor, Johan Cruyff.

PSG, Barcelona draw first leg of WCL semis

PSG, Barcelona draw first leg of WCL semis

Paris Saint-Germain drew 1-1 at home to Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal, with Bayern Munich hosting Chelsea in the first leg of the other women's semifinal later Sunday.

Zidane not worried by UEFA threat to kick Madrid out of CL

Zidane not worried by UEFA threat to kick Madrid out of CL

Amid the uproar caused by the derailed Super League, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is trying to keep his team on track for two major titles. Among possible punishments for the 12 clubs that initially backed the Super League, UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin had threatened to kick semifinalists Madrid, Chelsea and Manchester City out of this year’s edition of the Champions League.

PSG knocks out defending champion Lyon to reach WCL semis

PSG knocks out defending champion Lyon to reach WCL semis

Paris Saint-Germain turned the tables on five-time defending champion Lyon, winning the return leg of their Champions League semifinal 2-1 on Sunday to reach the women's final 2-2 on away goals. Seven-time champion Lyon was 31 games unbeaten in the competition.

Spectacular volley earns Porto win but Chelsea into CL semis

A spectacular goal from a scissor kick by Mehdi Taremi wasn't enough to earn Porto a place in the Champions League semifinals as Chelsea advanced despite a 1-0 loss in the second leg of their quarterfinal on Tuesday.

PSG loses to Bayern, but reaches CL semis on away goals

Paris Saint-Germain did just enough to knock defending champion Bayern Munich out of the Champions League and reach the semifinals for the second straight season, losing a tense match 1-0 on Tuesday to advance on away goals from the first leg.

Champions League: Bayern looking for 'mini-upset' at PSG

Champions League: Bayern looking for 'mini-upset' at PSG

PSG did a terrible job defending against Bayern Munich last week, conceding 31 shots. PSG still won the game 3-2, but the likely absence of stalwart defender and captain Marquinhos for Tuesday's second leg of their Champions League quarterfinal is raising concerns at the French league champions.

PSG coach has selection dilemma ahead of Strasbourg match

PSG coach has selection dilemma ahead of Strasbourg match

Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino wants to ensure they stay in the fight on two fronts. His immediate attention is on defending the French league title despite eight defeats. On Saturday, they face a Strasbourg side which has previously roughed them up. Should key players be rested to save them for finishing off Bayern Munich on Tuesday in the return leg of the Champions League quarterfinals? This is Pochettino’s dilemma.

Bayern announce Lewandowski out 4 weeks

Bayern announce Lewandowski out 4 weeks

Robert Lewandowski was ruled out of Bayern Munich's Champions League quarterfinal against Paris Saint-Germain after the German club said on Tuesday he will be out for four weeks with a knee injury.

Bayern to face PSG in CL quarters

The Champions League quarterfinals will feature rematches from two of the past three finals. Defending champion Bayern Munich was drawn Friday to face Paris Saint-Germain, the team it beat 1-0 in the final last August. The first leg is in Munich.

Bayern to face PSG in CL quarters