The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Victor Valdes, Barcelona’s first-team goalkeeper for a decade, told a televised news conference he won’t renew his contract which expires next year.
Bayern Munich handed Barcelona its worst European soccer defeat in 16 years to move to the brink of its third Champions League final appearance in four seasons.
Barcelona won a record-extending 11th Spanish Super Cup title on away goals even after Lionel Messi missed a penalty in a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid.
Barcelona advanced to the Champions League soccer semifinals for a record sixth straight year after eliminating Paris Saint-Germain on away goals, as Bayern Munich ousted Juventus with a 2-0 win.
Arsenal’s players heeded manager Arsene Wenger ’s advice to keep their nerve as the Gunners rallied to beat Barcelona 2-1 in the Champions League.
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.