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Celtic crushed by Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich were in excellent form under Jupp Heynckes, who took over for a third time last week Celtic endured a night to forget in Europe as they were swept aside 3-0 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League. Thomas … Read more

Rashford extends Man Utd’s 100% start in Benfica

Mile Svilar joined Benfica from Anderlecht for £2m in the summer Marcus Rashford’s long-range free-kick caught out teenage goalkeeper Mile Svilar on his Champions League debut as Manchester United edged past Benfica. Belgian Svilar, the competition’s youngest goalkeeper at 18 … Read more

Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal thriller with Roma

Eden Hazard’s goals were his first for Chelsea this season Eden Hazard rescued Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the Champions League group stage after a dominant Roma had fought back from two goals down to lead in a pulsating game at … Read more

Klopp enjoys ‘writing piece of history’ as Liverpool win 7-0

Roberto Firmino’s fourth-minute goal was his first in six games for Liverpool in all competitions Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said it was “nice to write a piece of history” as the Reds thrashed Slovenian side Maribor to record the biggest … Read more

Man City perfect in win over Napoli

Gabriel Jesus has been directly involved in 21 goals in 20 starts in all competitions for City (15 goals, six assists) Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola felt his side’s 2-1 Champions League win over Napoli was a “perfect” performance against … Read more

Draw at Real shows Spurs ‘can handle’ highest level

Tottenham scored their first goal against Real Madrid after failing to score in their previous four meetings Tottenham Hotspur showed they “can handle” playing at the highest level, striker Harry Kane said after his team took a big stride towards … Read more

Lovren accuses Lukaku of deliberately kicking him in face

Jurgen Klopp’s side had 19 shots but could not find a way past Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren accused Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku of deliberately kicking him in the face in Saturday’s Premier League … Read more

Mahrez equaliser shows kick up backside worked

Nacer Chadli’s goal was his sixth in the Premier League for West Brom since joining in 2016 Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare said giving Riyad Mahrez a “kick up the backside” had paid off as the Algerian’s first goal of … Read more

Sympathy, scepticism, Shearer

Ashley, who also owns retailer Sports Direct, has endured a fractious relationship with the club’s supporters since taking over in 2007 Former Newcastle United winger Chris Waddle says he “feels some sympathy” for Mike Ashley, who has put the Premier … Read more

‘Like asking Ryan Giggs to fight Mike Tyson’

Manchester City were magnificent in their 7-2 thrashing of Stoke, which meant they opened a two-point lead at the top of the Premier League. Earlier on Saturday, their city rivals United drew 0-0 at arch-rivals Liverpool, before champions Chelsea suffered … Read more