Posts Tagged UEFA Champions League

Bayern beats Man City 1-0 in Champions League

Bayern's Thomas Mueller reacts during the Champions League Group E soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and Manchester City at Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

GENEVA (AP) — Jerome Boateng scored in the 90th minute to give Bayern Munich a 1-0 victory over visiting Manchester City on Wednesday in the Champions League on Wednesday.

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Fans banned for African Champions League semi

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Confederation of African Football has ordered that an African Champions League semifinal in Algeria be played without fans because of repeated incidents of “unsporting behavior.”

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Chelsea big favorite in Champions League group

Chelsea’s Diego Costa celebrates scoring his side's second goal against Swansea City during their English Premier League soccer match at Stamford Bridge, London, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

The start of the season could not have gone any better for Chelsea — four straight Premier League wins, the emergence of a striker who can’t stop scoring and a spot into one of the easiest groups of the Champions League.

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Bilbao counting on home advantage in return

FC Barcelona's Neymar, from Brazil, left, duels for the ball with Athletic Bilbao's Ander Iturraspe during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Athletic Bilbao has a long-standing tradition of only fielding players with Basque connections, a policy that has sometimes worked to its advantage but more often made it hard to progress at Europe’s top level.

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Barcelona hosts APOEL in Champions League

FC Barcelona's Dani Alves, center, controls the ball during a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in San Joan Despi, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. FC Barcelona will play against Apoel in a group F Champions League on Wednesday Sept. 17. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

MADRID (AP) — Luis Enrique will make his Champions League debut as Barcelona coach when the team hosts Cypriot club APOEL on Wednesday at the Camp Nou.

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