Champions League News Archive

Chelsea Transfer News – Varane, Griezmann, Cech And Others

Earnest preparations for next seasons have already began at the Stamford bridge, and the pensioners are making bids left and right for more quality to be added to the EPL-winning squad. Mourinho has stated his desires to do more than a round of 16 place next season in the UEFA Champions League, and his transfer

Thibaut Courtois To Start Against Paris Saint-Germain Next Wednesday

With the injection of Arab money, Paris Saint-Germain is now a team to be feared in Europe. Despite finishing second to FC Barcelona in their Champions League group, one can’t write them off as an easy opposition. Although with a tactical coach like Laurent Blanc, PSG have struggled for form in the League this season,

Likely Chelsea Line Up For Sporting Lisbon

Chelsea returns to action in the Champions league after a disappointing 2-1 loss to Newcastle over the weekend that all but ended the club’s unbeaten run this season. Chelsea is already through to the next stage of the Champions league as well as securing top spot in group G irrespective of the outcome of tonight

5 Reasons Why Chelsea Will Beat Sporting Lisbon

After the 2-1 loss to Newcastle in the weekend, the media-instigated unbeaten run jingle have been well put to rest and Chelsea will return to action against Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League in what will be the last group game for the campaign this season. Chelsea was 1-0 winner over the same

Chelsea Likely Line Up For Maribor Clash

After the 2-1 win over West London rivals QPR on Saturday, Chelsea will travel to Lyudski Vrt stadium located on the left bank of the river Drava in Maribor, Slovenia to take on the Slovenian champion NK Maribor in a reverse fixture of the Uefa champions league match played at Stamford Bridge fortnight ago. Chelsea

Chelsea’s Likely Line Up For Sporting Libson Clash

After a comfortable win at Aston Villa over the weekend in the league game, Chelsea travels to the Alvalade stadium in Lisbon to face Sporting CP. Chelsea and Sporting Lisbon will look to pick their first three points in the Champions League after a less-than impressive performance saw the two teams picking up just a

Why Mourinho Should Rotate His Team Against Schalke 04

With both Premiership and Champions league fixtures coming in thick and fast, most top clubs around Europe are careful not to exhaust their players by playing them in midweek and immediately again at weekends. Clubs with a robust budget usually acquire depth players to fill the roster, in other to be provided with security when

Chelsea Vs Schalke 04 Preview, Facts And Likely Line Ups

Chelsea begins their Champions League campaign this season with a match against German heavyweights Schalke 04 in Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The Blues are in scintillating form having won four out of their first four matches of the season, while the Germans on the other hand, are having their worst start ever to a Bundesliga

Didier Drogba Set To Start For Chelsea In The Champions League?

After being dropped from Saturday’s squad to face the Welsh side Swansea, due to an injury picked up in training, the prolific Ivorian is set to start his first game for the club since his return. Speaking with Journalists on Saturday, the Portuguese tactician hailed the former Galatasary man as a ‘box expert’ ahead of

Further Proof That Eden Hazard Could Leave Chelsea This Summer

Chelsea winger, Eden Hazard has criticized his manager tactics in the aftermath of the team losing 3-1 at home to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night to further fuel speculations that the high rated Belgian could be set for the exit door. The Belgian who was the London club’s only bright outlet of the game but