New York could become first Champions League final venue outside Europe

10 Nov

The Champions League final in 2024 could be hosted in New York, according to reports. The final of the competition has never been held outside of Europe before. However, according to Morning Consult, the showpiece event may be hosted in the United States in four season’s time. The report states UEFA have been informing potential […]

Aaron Ramsey apologised to Cristiano Ronaldo for ‘stealing’ his goal in Juventus’ Champions League win over Lokotmotiv Moscow

7 Nov

Aaron Ramsey has revealed he apologised to Cristiano Ronaldo for tapping in the Portuguese’s goal-bound shot in Juventus ‘ 2-1 win over Lokomotiv Moscow. Ronaldo’s free-kick was spilled by goalkeeper Guilherme and Ramsey was on hand to prod the ball in as it trickled towards the goal line. Whether the five-time Ballon d’Or winner’s effort […]

Joe Cole compares Chelsea’s teenage star Reece James to David Beckham after impressive cameo display in stunning Ajax comeback

6 Nov

Joe Cole has paid Chelsea starlet Reece James the ultimate compliment  – comparing his delivery to none other than Manchester United and England icon David Beckham. James become the Blues’ youngest-ever goalscorer in Champions League history by scoring their fourth goal to complete a thrilling comeback in a 4-4 draw with Ajax on Tuesday night. […]

Kyle Walker ends up in goal for Manchester City as Ederson goes off injured in Champions League clash before Claudio Bravo gets sent off

6 Nov

Manchester City suffered a goalkeeping nightmare as Kyle Walker ended up in goal in their Champions League clash with Atalanta on Wednesday. City had already lost Ederson to injury at half-time with Claudio Bravo replacing him. Losing their goalkeeper was a blow ahead of their Premier League crunch with Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday. Things […]

Frank Lampard EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea boss on Ajax comeback, fans leaving early, transfer plans and loving life back at Stamford Bridge

6 Nov

Frank Lampard spoke exclusively to talkSPORT on Wednesday following Chelsea’s thrilling 4-4 draw with Ajax. The Blues boss reflected on the dramatic night of Champions League action at Stamford Bridge, telling Jim White he always believed his side would recover from 4-1 down. Plus, he explained how he is getting the best out of Jorginho […]

Frank Lampard confirms to talkSPORT he DID tell Chelsea players at half-time they would draw 4-4 with Ajax in Champions League thriller

6 Nov

Frank Lampard correctly predicted the final score of Chelsea’s stunning match with Ajax at half-time – telling his players they could draw 4-4 with the Dutch giants. In an epic evening of Champions League football at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea staged an incredible fight back having trailed 4-1 to earn a point as Reece James equalised […]