Man City manager Pep Guardiola

Guardiola relishes defensive dilemma

Pep Guardiola insists he is relishing the challenge of coping with a defensive crisis after John Stones joined Aymeric Laporte on Man City's injury list.

Jurgen Klopp

Klopp bemoans Napoli penalty

Jurgen Klopp said it was a "clear and obvious no penalty" that changed the shape of their Champions League loss at Napoli.

Our best bets for the latest Champions League action

Wednesday's Champions League tips

The Champions League continues on Wednesday with two heavyweight clashes at the top of the billing. Tom Carnduff looks at the betting.

Could lower expectations help England to success in Japan, as they did in Russia in 2018

Glory for under the radar England?

Gareth Jones investigates the parallels in World Cup history between England's football and rugby sides.

Neymar waves to the PSG fans

No Neymar for PSG v Real Madrid

PSG are without the suspended Neymar as they host Real Madrid in their huge Champions League showdown on Wednesday.

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Paper Talk: Shaqiri's struggle

Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri admits struggling with a lack of opportunities at Anfield, while Barcelona want to protect their teenage prodigy.

Our best bets for the latest Champions League action2

Wednesday's Champions League tips

The Champions League continues on Wednesday with two heavyweight clashes at the top of the billing. Tom Carnduff looks at the betting.

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Klopp bemoans Napoli penalty

Jurgen Klopp said it was a "clear and obvious no penalty" that changed the shape of their Champions League loss at Napoli.

Man City manager Pep Guardiola4

Guardiola relishes defensive dilemma

Pep Guardiola insists he is relishing the challenge of coping with a defensive crisis after John Stones joined Aymeric Laporte on Man City's injury list.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard5

Lampard backs Barkley on spot kick

Despite all the drama that surrounded Ross Barkley's penalty miss, Chelsea boss Frank Lampard confirmed that he was the man who was down to take spot-kicks in their Champions League defeat.

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Our best bets for the latest Champions League action

Wednesday's Champions League tips

The Champions League continues on Wednesday with two heavyweight clashes at the top of the billing. Tom Carnduff looks at the betting.

Our best bets for the Champions League top goalscorer market

Champions League: Golden Boot

The Champions League begins tonight and with it the battle for the Golden Boot. Tom Carnduff has selections at 50/1 and 80/1.

Our outright preview and best bets for the 2019/20 Champions League

Champions League outright preview

The Champions League gets underway in September with 32 teams aiming for European glory. Tom Carnduff picks out his best bets.