Jurgen Klopp hails Thiago Alcantara’s wonderstrike after Liverpool make it five from five in Champions League against Porto

Jurgen Klopp hailed Thiago Alcantara’s ‘thunderball’ goal as Liverpool made it five wins from five in the Champions League group stages against Porto. The 30-year-old broke the deadlock with a sublime low, first-time, 25-yard half-volley which was subsequently added to by Mohamed Salah’s sixth European goal of the season. GETTY Klopp loved Thiago’s goal just […]

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Pepe stamped on Messi but Porto hardman facing Liverpool is ‘sweetest person’

Liverpool fans may be worried that Porto hardman Pepe will take a leaf out of Sergio Ramos’ book up against Mohamed Salah tonight. The Portugal defender had ended his decade stint at Real Madrid a year before his former partner cynically injured the Egyptian in Kyiv. Getty Porto defender Pepe earned rave reviews in the […]

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Thomas Tuchel hails both goalscorers following Chelsea’s Champions League win over Porto

Thomas Tuchel has heaped praise on Chelsea’s two goalscorers – Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell – following their 2-0 win against Porto in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals. “I am very, very happy [Mount] scored,” Tuchel said. “It was an important goal and opened up the game for us and calmed nerves. […]

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Mount insists job ‘isn’t done yet’ after starring in Chelsea victory over Porto

Mason Mount insisted Chelsea’s task of overcoming Porto is only half done after the Blues produced an impressive display to win their Champions League quarter-final first leg 2-0. Mount’s masterful strike in the first half and Ben Chilwell’s late finish handed Chelsea a fine victory over their Portuguese opponents in Seville. AFP Mount scored his […]

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Pirlo will be ‘livid’ with Ronaldo as Porto dump Juventus out of Champions League

Andrea Pirlo will be ‘LIVID’ with Cristiano Ronaldo for turning his back on Sergio Oliveira’s decisive free-kick as Porto dumped Juventus out of the Champions League on away goals after a thrilling 4-4 draw on aggregate. The Portugal captain jumped away from Oliveira’s scorching 30-yard free-kick to leave former Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny scrambling down […]

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Porto-Juventus | Porto vs Juventus Champions League preview: where to watch, predicted line-ups, team news | UEFA Champions League

Porto host Juventus in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 on 17 February at 21:00 CET. This page will update with team news, quotes and expert analysis as kick-off approaches. Porto vs Juve build-up What’s the story? It is 18 years since Cristiano Ronaldo left his homeland but the fanfare that greets his return […]

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FIFA 21 Career Mode wonderkids you must sign, including Mbappe, Sancho, and Torres

The 2020/2021 season is well under way and that can mean only one thing FIFA 21 is out. Whether you’re locked down or not, why go out of the house when you can stuck into EA SPORTS’s classic game? EA Sports/FIFA 21 Kylian Mbappe is the cover star for the 2021 edition There are so […]

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Champions League group stage draw: Date, time, how to watch and pots for Prem clubs

The 2020/21 Champions League campaign is set to get underway with the group stage draw to be conducted next week. German giants Bayern Munich claimed European glory last season, while it was a disappointing year for the Premier League sides. The Champions League draw will take place on October 1 NEWS Man United want Barca […]

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