Tottenham earn their Champion League spurs

Tottenham earn their Champion League spurs

With their swashbuckling 3-1 dismantling of defending champions Real Madrid in the Champions League group phase, Tottenham Hotspur announced themselves as European heavyweights.

Atletico's emphatic fall from grace

Atletico's emphatic fall from grace

Atletico Madrid, despite twice coming within inches of Champions League glory in the last four years, have experienced an emphatic fall from grace this season and are on the brink of a humiliating exit from the group stage.

Sevilla struggling to overcome key losses

Sevilla struggling to overcome key losses

A year ago Sevilla were regarded as one of the most exciting teams in Europe and a model club but the Andalusian side have struggled to overcome the departures of coach Jorge Sampaoli and sporting director Monchi.

Balde helps Monaco forget about Mbappe

Keita Baldé Diao, the Senegalese forward who joined Monaco from Lazio this summer for €30m, was prepared to be compared with Kylian Mbappé.

Al Ahly bid to extend their record

Al Ahly bid to extend their record

Record eight-time winners Al Ahly take outstanding form into the Caf Champions League final against Wydad Casablanca of Morocco as they seek to reclaim first place in African club football.

Heynckes finds the hair in the soup

Heynckes finds the hair in the soup

Bayern Munich's stars have been reminded of their 2013 treble under "father-figure" coach Jupp Heynckes after scoring eight goals without reply in their two games following his return.

Salah now focusing on Champions League

Salah now focusing on Champions League

Fuelled by the adrenaline rush of clinching Egypt's first World Cup berth in 28 years, Mohamed Salah has set his sights on rescuing Liverpool's spluttering Champions League campaign.

Jury still out on Lukaku

Jury still out on Lukaku

When you think of the elite strikers, they score important goals in important games. They score the winner in a tight, tetchy battle, or rescue a draw with a decisive, clinical finish when the pressure is on. When the stage is set, and the spotlight shines brightest, they seize the moment, they deliver the five-star performance when it is needed most.

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