The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the web.
Premier League rivals Chelsea and Manchester United will meet in the quarterfinals of soccer’s Champions League, while Tottenham takes on Real Madrid.
Real Madrid beat 10-man Manchester United 2-1 to advance to the Champions League soccer quarterfinals as Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal knocked out his former team after Nani was shown a red card.
Chelsea became the first defending champion to not advance from the group stage of soccer’s Champions League as Juventus, Celtic and Galatasaray completed the field for the round of 16.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored in his first game against former club Manchester United to give Real Madrid a 1-1 draw in their Champions League round of 16 opener.
Celtic upset Barcelona 2-1 in soccer’s Champions League, as Manchester United got three late goals to advance to the knockout stage.
AC Milan’s defensive effort carried the Italian team to a surprise 2-0 victory against Barcelona in their Champions League soccer round-of-16 opener.
Juventus defeated Celtic 3-0 with early and late goals, and Paris Saint-Germain also won away at Valencia to open the round of 16 in soccer’s Champions League.
Barcelona and Manchester United came from behind to maintain their perfect records in soccer’s Champions League, while Chelsea lost 2-1 at Shakhtar Donetsk.