UEFA to choose schedules, venues for Champions League, Europa League, European Championship playoffs next week
UEFA has made plans to resume the Champions League and Europa League — both stalled in March during the round of 16 — by playing single games in August in one city.
Llorente scored for Atletico in the first half of extra time in the last-16 second leg in Merseyside on 11 March and then struck again before Alvaro Morata rounded off a 3-2 win for the visitors to secure a 4-2 aggregate victory.
Istanbul will host Champions League final in August, says Turkish football federation chairman Nihat Ozdemir
Turkish Football Federation chairman Nihat Ozdemir also said Turkey’s domestic football league would resume from 12 June and aims to complete the season on 26 July.
Coronavirus Outbreak: UEFA executive committee to meet on 23 April as uncertainty continues over leagues
Football has been brought to a standstill by the outbreak with the UEFA Euro 2020 competition postponed until next year and both national leagues and continental club competitions on hold.
If the leagues start in late May, the European tournaments would resume in July. If the leagues start in late June, the European competitions would resume in August.
UEFA denies setting 3 August deadline for completion of Champions League, says they are 'analysing all options'
UEFA has denied there is an 3 August deadline to complete this season’s Champions League after a report by German broadcaster ZDF quoted the body’s President Aleksander Ceferin as saying the competition had to be finished by that date.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Atalanta vs Valencia Champions League fixture identified as 'Game Zero' of virus spread
The official attendance for the 19 February game was 45,792 — a "home" record for Atalanta, a small club making its debut in Europe's top club competition.
Champions League: Atletico Madrid are out to spoil Liverpool's victory march at Anfield, Tottenham travel to Leipzig trailing
In the second leg of Champions League Round of 16 fixtures this week, RB Leipzig are at home to Spurs, Valencia host Atalanta on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday, Liverpool welcome Atletico to Anfield while PSG host Dortmund.
Measures to stem the spread of the virus in Spain have some of the country's football fans complaining that they will not be able to attend their team's most high-profile match in more than a decade.
UEFA says all continental matches to go ahead with no restriction on fan entry except for Inter Milan-Ludogorets Razgrad Europa clash
This week’s European competition matches will all be played as usual with fans except for Inter Milan v Ludogorets Razgrad which will take place behind closed doors because of the coronavirus in northern Italy, UEFA said Wednesday.
Champions League: Gennaro Gattuso says Napoli will buy 'helmets and armour' for Camp Nou fixture against Barcelona
Napoli coach Gennaro Gattuso was in typically combative mood after his side were held 1-1 at home by Barcelona in the Champions League, saying they would use “helmets and armour” to defend themselves in the return.
Champions League: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola urges players to show 'personality' against Real Madrid in last-16 tie
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has issued a rallying cry to his players to show character and fight to the very end in their Champions League last-16 tie against Real Madrid.
LaLiga: Lionel Messi says Neymar eager to return to Barcelona, feels Catalans not good enough to win Champions League
Barcelona captain Lionel Messi says Neymar remains determined to return to the club and the Argentine wants him to turn them into an all-conquering force again, adding that he does not believe they are good enough at the moment to win the Champions League.
Champions League: Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone heaps praise on Liverpool ahead of last 16 meeting
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone heaped praise on Liverpool ahead of their Champions League last 16, first leg tie, saying they will go down in history for their form this season.
Champions League: Once leaders in player conditioning, Atletico Madrid wrestle with injury crisis as Liverpool visit
Compared to an all-powerful Liverpool side on course for a record-smashing Premier League title triumph, Atletico Madrid certainly look vulnerable
Champions League: Liverpool smiling ahead of Atletico Madrid contest, PSG fretting as European football returns
The Champions League returns this week with the start of the knockout stage. Here's a look at the first-leg matches in the round of 16
UEFA Champions League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola fears getting sacked if he fails to achieve European glory with club
City have won five major domestic trophies since Guardiola took over in 2016 — including two Premier League titles and an historic domestic treble last year — but have never progressed past the quarter-final stage of the Champions League since the Spaniard’s arrival.
UEFA Champions League: Manchester City handed Real Madrid challenge in last-16 draw; Liverpool to face Atletico Madrid
The match, drawn on Monday at UEFA headquarters, pits Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane against City manager Pep Guardiola. Zidane won three Champions League titles in three attempts with Madrid, while Guardiola has been seeking his third title for almost a decade after winning twice with Barcelona.
The group stage of the UEFA Champions League’s 2019-20 season is done and dusted, and now it is time to look forward to the exciting part of European football — the knockout stages, starting with the round of 16.
It is a deflating end to a stellar year in the Champions League for Ajax, who eliminated Juventus and Real Madrid on their way to last season’s semi-final