Mane hits hat-trick as Liverpool crush toothless Porto

Feb 15, 2018 - 11:19 AM

Liverpool are now all but certain to reach the quarter-finals ahead of the second leg at Anfield on March 6

HAT-TRICK. Liverpool's Senegalese midfielder Sadio Mane shoots to score their fifth goal, his third during the UEFA Champions League round of sixteen first leg football match between FC Porto and Liverpool. Photo by Francisco Leong/AFP.

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid take control against PSG

Feb 15, 2018 - 10:42 AM

Ronaldo sets record with 100th Champions League goal for Real

CONTROL. Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League round of sixteen first leg football match Real Madrid CF against Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP.

Ronaldo to go head-to-head with 'successor' Neymar

Feb 13, 2018 - 12:50 PM

If Neymar inspires PSG to victory in this tie, and then on to glory in the final in May, he will stand a good chance of ending their domination

FOOTBALL GREATS. Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar will be leading the front lines of their respective teams. Photo by Philippe Marcou/AFP (Ronaldo) and Alain Jocard/AFP (Neymar)

FIFA threatens to boot Spain out of World Cup

Dec 16, 2017 - 10:14 AM

FIFA confirms it has written to the Spanish federation warning they could be suspended form the 2018 World Cup because of political interference

IN LIMBO. Despite threats, the RFEF and the Spanish government insist that Spain would go to the World Cup in Russia. Photo by Jack Guez/AFP

A closer look at S+A's plunge into European club football

Nov 23, 2017 - 9:08 PM

ABS-CBN will show Europe's best club football on free TV. Here's why it can help boost Pinoy football.

MEN ON A MISSION. (Left to Right) Azkals manager Dan Palami, PFF general secretary Ed Gastanes, Demeter Corporation's managing director Sorrakit Lathitham, Bernard Sumayao Chairman of Triple CH Holdings, Lazarus Xavier, CEO of the PFL, and Dino Laurena, Head of Integrated Sports in ABS-CBN. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

Rob Gier to focus on UK coaching career after getting UEFA A license

Sep 11, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The former Azkals team captain keeps himself busy with his coaching stints for UK football teams

UEFA A. Ex-Azkal skipper Rob Gier continues to serve the football community as a coach. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Berikut hasil drawing Liga Champions Eropa 2017-2018

Aug 25, 2017 - 2:05 AM

Barcelona kembali bertemu Juventus Real Madrid di grup neraka

Foto diambil dari @ChampionsLeague/Twitter

Mourinho pleased with Man United display in defeat to Real

Aug 09, 2017 - 2:19 PM

Even in defeat Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho sees the positives of playing a team they won t see in the Premier League

GOAL. Real Madrid midfielder Isco drives the ball through Manchester United defenders in a 2-1 win in Macedonia. Photo by Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP

Real Madrid ready to face United without Ronaldo in Super Cup

Aug 07, 2017 - 11:39 AM

Coach Zinedine Zidane says He needed to rest

NO RONALDO. Amid distractions, Cristiano Ronaldo only returned to training with Manchester United this past weekend weekend. Photo by Yuri Cortez/AFP

'Young boy' Ronaldo still hungry for glory

Jun 04, 2017 - 12:56 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 600 career goals for Real Madrid and country including 105 in the Champions League and has finished as the top scorer in the competition for the last 5 seasons

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid wins Champions League again

Jun 04, 2017 - 5:07 AM

Real Madrid beats Juventus 4 1 to become first team to retain the European Cup in the Champions League era

REPEAT CHAMPIONS. Cristiano Ronaldo's two goals helped Real Madrid retain the Champions League title. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

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May 24, 2017 - 4:28 PM

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Sports tighten security after Manchester attack

May 24, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Despite the Manchester attack high profile sports events will push through in Britain in the coming weeks including the FA Cup Final

TIGHTENED SECURITY. Various leagues including the UEFA, European football's governing body, say that "tight security arrangements" had long been in place. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Mengenal Bastian Schweinsteiger lebih dekat

Sep 01, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Di awal kariernya Schweinsteiger sempat dikenal dengan sifat urakan dan bandel Namun seiring waktu ia bertransformasi menjadi salah satu legenda sepak bola Jerman

Prestasi puncak Bastian Schweinsteiger selama kariernya di sepak bola adalah ketika memenangkan Piala Dunia di tahun 2014 bersama Timnas Jerman. Foto oleh Robert Michael/AFP

Ronaldo crowned UEFA Best Football Player in Europe

Aug 26, 2016 - 9:47 AM

The Real Madrid star beats out Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann

BEST IN EUROPE. Portuguese player Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid gives his UEFA Best Player in Europe 2015/2016 award a kiss. Photo by Sebastien Nogier/EPA

Top 5 social media Euro 2016 players, moments

Jul 13, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Who were the most mentioned players on Facebook and Twitter?

France's Euro 2016 loss an 'immense disappointment' - coach

Jul 11, 2016 - 6:31 AM

France coach Didier Deschamps says his team wasted a big chance to become Euro 2016 champions a record equaling third time

AGONY OF DEFEAT. France couldn't capitalize on the absence of Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo. Photo by Etienne Laurent/EPA

Portugal wins Euro 2016 title as Eder's extra-time goal downs France

Jul 11, 2016 - 5:38 AM

Eder s extra time goal gives Portugal its first ever European Championship title despite Ronaldo exiting early with an injury

EXTRA TIME HERO. Eder scored the game's lone goal in the 109th minute. Photo by Patrik Stollarz/AFP

WATCH: Tearful Ronaldo stretchered out of Euro 2016 final

Jul 11, 2016 - 3:41 AM

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo cries tears of sorrow after being injured and later tears of joy after winning the European title

INJURY. Cristiano Ronaldo was emotional after leaving the Euro 2016 final early due to injury. Photo by Srdjan Suki/EPA

Hasil lengkap babak penyisihan grup UEFA Euro 2016

Jun 23, 2016 - 8:08 AM

Siapa yang terbaik di Benua Eropa?

Fans rusuh, UEFA denda Federasi Sepakbola Rusia 150 ribu Euro

Jun 14, 2016 - 6:23 PM

UEFA jatuhkan denda pada Federasi Sepakbola Rusia setelah suporternya terlibat baku hantam dengan suporter Inggris setelah laga euro 2016 di Marseille Prancis

Seorang fans Inggris melempari polisi anti hura-hara saat bentrok antara suporter Inggris dan Rusia di Stadion Marseille, Perancis, Sabtu, 11 Juni 2016. Korban luka-luka mencapai 35 oran. EPA/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELO

UEFA set to punish Russia for fan violence

Jun 14, 2016 - 3:05 PM

Amid mounting accusations against Russian fans UEFA charges the Russian Football Union over the disturbances racist chanting and fireworks thrown at the Marseille stadium

Fans watch the UEFA EURO 2016 group C preliminary round match between Germany and Ukraine at the fan zone in Lille, France, 12 June 2016. Photo by THIBAULT VANDERMERSCH/EPA

Italy celebrates on road to redemption at Euro 2016

Jun 14, 2016 - 2:30 PM

Italy kicks off its Euro 2016 campaign with a 2 0 victory over Belgium Defending champion Spain also beats Czech Republic while Sweden draws Ireland

VICTORY. Players of Italy celebrate the 2-0 during the UEFA EURO 2016 group E preliminary round match between Belgium and Italy. Photo by MAST IRHAM/EPA

UEFA threatens Russia, England disqualification over fan clashes

Jun 13, 2016 - 11:25 AM

European football s governing body issues the warning as German hooligans became the latest to join street battles that have marred Euro 2016

England's supporters react as they watch on a giant screen the Euro 2016 football match between England and Russia on June 11, 2016 in a fan zone in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt / AFP

Wales star Gareth Bale hurts fan with wayward shot

Jun 12, 2016 - 12:33 PM

The Real Madrid star was practicing free kicks in the warm up when one wayward shot struck a man sitting behind the goal square in the face

Gareth Bale of Wales (R) in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 group B preliminary round match between Wales and Slovakia. Photo by ARMANDO BABANI/EPA

Euro 2016: Late Russia equalizer deals blow to England hopes

Jun 12, 2016 - 12:13 PM

Russian captain Vasili Berezutski rises to meet a cross and sends a looping header into the net just 3 minutes before the final whistle

EQUALIZER. Russia's Vasili Berezutski (up) scores the 1-1 equalizer during the UEFA EURO 2016 group B preliminary round match between England and Russia. Photo by  TOLGA BOZOGLU/EPA

Violence back to haunt football at Euro 2016

Jun 12, 2016 - 10:07 AM

UPDATED An England football supporter is fighting for his life after clashes with Russian fans in the French city of Marseille as football s plague of violence hit the Euro 2016 tournament

England's supporters react as they watch on a giant screen the Euro 2016 football match between England and Russia on June 11, 2016 in a fan zone in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt / AFP

Payet stunner rescues France in Euro 2016 opener

Jun 11, 2016 - 5:26 AM

Dimitri Payet s stunning 25 meter strike a minute from time got hosts France off to a winning start against Romania

WINNER. France's forward Dimitri Payet celebrates after scoring the 2-1 goal during the Euro 2016 group A football match between France and Romania. Photo by Franck Fife/AFP

Four reasons Pinoy football fans should be excited for Euro 2016

Jun 10, 2016 - 1:29 PM

The quadrennial European football championship is coming into your living room this month Here s why you shouldn t miss it

PINOY ROOTS. David Alaba, a half-Filipino player for Bayern Munich, will represent Austria at Euro 2016. Photo by Angelika Warmuth/EPA

Ronaldo brims with pride after Real Madrid Champions League success

May 29, 2016 - 2:59 PM

With 16 goals in the Champions League this year Cristiano Ronaldo finishes the top scorer for the second time after his 17 goal haul in 2014

CHAMP AGAIN. Real's Cristiano Ronaldo poses with the trophy after winning the UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid at the Giuseppe Meazza stadium in Milan, Italy. Photo by DANIEL DAL ZENNARO/EPA

Real Madrid beats Atletico on penalties to win Champions League final

May 29, 2016 - 9:15 AM

Real Madrid is crowned kings of Europe for an 11th time with a 5 3 penalties victory in Italy

KINGS OF EUROPE. Real Madrid wins its 11th Champions League title, and its second in 3 years. Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP

LIVE BLOG: Final Liga Champions 2016 - Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid

May 28, 2016 - 10:34 PM

Dua klub asal kota Madrid Spanyol akan bertarung dalam babak final Liga Champions musim 2015 2016 Siapa yang menjadi tim terbaik Eropa tahun ini?

Playing in Champions League final like losing virginity, says Madrid's Ramos

May 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Sergio Ramos whose Real Madrid side faces Atletico Madrid in Saturday s Champions League final was really excited about his first time

YOU ALWAYS REMEMBER YOUR FIRST TIME. Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos has fond memories of popping his Champions League final cherry. Photo by Jose Sena Goulao/EPA

Sevilla breaks Liverpool hearts for third straight Europa League triumph

May 19, 2016 - 5:10 AM

Sevilla denies Liverpool its first Europa League title since 2001 as Coke knocks in two second half goals

CHAMPIONS AGAIN. Sevilla players Steven N'Zonzi (L) and Adil Rami (C) celebrate after winning the UEFA Europa League final 3-1. Photo by Jean-Christophe Bott/EPA

Hasil lengkap babak 16 besar Liga Champions 2015/2016

Mar 17, 2016 - 10:50 AM

Pantau jadwal dan hasil lengkap pertandingan babak 16 besar Liga Champions di sini

Hasil Liga Champions: PSG singkirkan Chelsea 1-2

Mar 10, 2016 - 9:04 AM

Zlatan Ibrahimovic cetak 50 gol dalam kompetisi Eropa

Kalah 1-2 di kandang sendiri, Chelsea gugur di Liga Champions. Foto dari Facebook

Bursa transfer Januari: Kini, Barcelona bisa beli pemain lagi

Jan 01, 2016 - 10:19 PM

Sementara di Inggris Arsenal siap menjadi sibuk di bursa demi menjaga peluang juara

Striker Barcelona Lionel Messi dan Luis Suarez merayakan gol Messi ke gawang Deportivo La Coruna di Stadion Camp Nou, dalam laga La Liga, 12 Desember 2015. Foto oleh Toni Albir

Barca star Neymar suffers leg injury in training

Dec 09, 2015 - 11:25 AM

Neymar suffered a small muscle injury in the abductor of his left leg in trainnig

INJURED. Barcelona star Neymar limped out of training ahead of his side's Champions League clash at Bayer Leverkusen. Photo by Alejandro Garcia/EPA

FIFA umumkan 5 calon presiden, Platini belum masuk

Nov 13, 2015 - 11:43 AM

Kelima calon presiden FIFA adalah Pangeran Ali Al Hussein Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa Jerome Champagne Gianni Infantino dan Tokyo Sexwale

Bakal calon presiden FIFA (dari kiri atas ke kanan): Pangeran Ali bin Al Hussein, Jerome Champagne, Gianni Infantino, Tokyo Sexwale, Michel Platini, dan Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa. Foto oleh EPA

Hasil Liga Champions: Real Madrid dan Manchester United tertahan

Oct 22, 2015 - 11:39 AM

Real Madrid bermain imbang dengan Paris Saint Germain begitu pula Manchester United dengan CSKA Moskow

Penyerang Paris Saint Germain Zlatan Ibrahimovic menyundul bola saat berhadapan dengan bek Real Madrid Sergio Ramos dalam laga lanjutan babak penyisihan Liga Champions di Paris, 21 Oktober 2015. Foto oleh Ian Langsdon/EPA

UCL 2015: Bekuk Sevilla 2-0, Juventus menang lagi

Oct 01, 2015 - 4:40 AM

Mencetak satu gol Alvaro Morata kembali melanjutkan performa gemilangnya di ajang UCL

MENANG LAGI. Juventus memetik kemenangan kedua dari dua laga yang telah mereka jalani di UCL musim ini

Barcelona vs Bayer Leverkusen: Ujian pertama Barca tanpa Messi

Sep 29, 2015 - 1:14 PM

Meski tanpa Messi fans menantikan kemenangan pertama Barcelona di Liga Champions

TANPA KUTU. Lionel Messi cedera saat Barcelona melawan UD Las Pasmas di Camp Nou, 26 September 2015. Foto oleh Quique Garcia/EPA

Dari kabut asap di Riau hingga indeks persepsi korupsi

Sep 16, 2015 - 7:36 AM

Indonesia wRap: 16 September 2015

LIVE BLOG: PSV Eindhoven vs Manchester United

Sep 15, 2015 - 10:30 PM

Manchester United akan menandai kembalinya mereka ke Liga Champions dengan bertandang ke kandang PSV Eindhoven Siapa yang akan unggul?

PSV Eindhoven v Manchester United: Tidak ada karpet merah untuk Memphis Depay

Sep 15, 2015 - 6:24 PM

Memphis Depay akan bereuni ke klub lamanya PSV Eindhoven Tak ada emosi tak ada hal hal sentimentil Dia akan berselebrasi jika mencetak gol

Manchester City v Juventus: Momen tuan rumah akhiri kutukan

Sep 15, 2015 - 5:25 PM

Manchester City akan berhadapan dengan Juventus Rabu dini hari 16 September pukul 01:45 WIB Apakah mereka akan kembali terkutuk ?

Manchester City siap menjamu Juventus di Etihad Stadium. Foto dari Twitter/@MCFC

The Champions League - a prize only for the precious few

Sep 13, 2015 - 8:51 AM

Over the last 20 years the Champions League trophy has been won by teams from the big four of Spain Germany England and Italy on all bar one occasion

PRIVATE CLUB. Barcelona celebrates its victory in the 2015 UEFA Champions League final against Juventus this past June. Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP

Champions League draw favors Barca, returning Man Utd

Aug 28, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Reigning champions Barcelona and returning giants Manchester United were dealt favorable hands in the Champions League draw

LUCK OF THE DRAW. FC Barcelona's captain Andres Iniesta holds the Champions League trophy at the start of the UEFA Champions League Group stage draw ceremony. Photo by Valery Hache/AFP

Platini runs into storm after announcing FIFA candidacy

Jul 30, 2015 - 9:57 AM

UEFA boss Michel Platini s announcement to run for FIFA presidency was immediately met by attacks from two potential rivals

STIFF COMPETITION. Michel Platini announced that he wants to take over the FIFA presidency after Sepp Blatter steps down, but he has his fair share of rivals. Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

FIFA faces long struggle to pass reforms

Jul 22, 2015 - 12:44 PM

The person who will head up the task force aimed at fine tuning crucial reforms for FIFA could still face stiff opposition

FIFA's outgoing president Sepp Blatter announced that an 11-strong task force would prepare reforms including limits on terms for leaders, tougher background checks on executive committee members and the publication of salaries of top officials. Photo by Steffen Schmidt/EPA