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Resuming football season 'definitely possible', claims UEFA medical committee

Apr 30, 2020 - 3:23 PM

Although some football officials remain skeptical about restarting leagues, UEFA's medical committee says it can be done

UNCERTAIN. Football stars like Kylian Mbappe remain unsure if they’ll return to action this season. File photo from Paris Saint-Germain FC

UEFA president says Liverpool should be awarded Premier League title

Apr 07, 2020 - 12:57 PM

'Theoretically, they still haven't earned the title but they almost certainly will,' says UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin

VIRTUAL CHAMPIONS. Liverpool's English midfielder James Milner (center) celebrates with teammates after scoring their second goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Liverpool at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on December 26, 2019. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

UEFA postpones May's Champions League, Europa League finals

Mar 24, 2020 - 2:29 PM

UEFA examines its calendar to accommodate the postponed Champions League games

SEMIFINALS. Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain is slate to play in the semifinals of the 2019-2020 UEFA Champions League.   Photo by Yoan Valat/EPA-EFE

UEFA postpones all Champions League, Europa League matches next week

Mar 13, 2020 - 7:40 PM

Football action comes to a halt as UEFA suspends the Champions League, the world's grandest club tournament, and other matches

ON HOLD. Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus (left) vies with Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg. Photo by Javier Soriana/AFP

Liverpool faces Atletico in Champions League last 16

Dec 17, 2019 - 1:47 PM

Defending champion Liverpool opens the Champions League knockout stage against Atletico Madrid

TITLE DEFENSE. Liverpool aims to defend its Champions League title. File photo by Adrian Dennis/AFP

WATCH LIVE: Arsenal vs Standard Liege UEFA Europa League game

Oct 03, 2019 - 8:11 PM

Bookmark this page to catch Arsenal and Standard Liege clash for the top spot in Group F of the UEFA Europa League

STREAKING. Arsenal looks to cruise to a second straight win in the UEFA Europa League. Photo from Hector Bellerin's Twitter

HIGHLIGHTS: Barcelona breaks down impressive Inter Milan

Oct 03, 2019 - 5:54 PM

Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi team up to propel Barcelona to a win over Inter Milan in the UEFA Champions League

BRACE. Luis Suarez bails out Barcelona from Inter Milan's threat. Photo from FC Barcelona Twitter

HIGHLIGHTS: Salah powers Liverpool past Salzburg scare

Oct 03, 2019 - 3:00 PM

Mohamed Salah scores twice to save Liverpool from blowing a three-goal lead

BRACE. Mohamed Salah scores a brace to ensure Liverpool of a win. Photo from Twitter (@LFC)

WATCH LIVE: Slavia Prague vs Borussia Dortmund UEFA Champions League game

Oct 02, 2019 - 5:23 PM

Bookmark this page to catch the UEFA Champions League game between Slavia Prague and Borussia Dortmund

DETERMINED. Borussia Dortmund hopes to score a breakthrough win after 3 straight draws. Photo from Twitter (@BlackYellow)

Bayern hand Spurs record defeat as Real Madrid blushes spared

Oct 02, 2019 - 12:38 PM

Bayern roars back to leave Spurs on the receiving end of the biggest ever home defeat for an English team in Europe

UN-FOUR-GETTABLE. Serge Gnabry nets 4 second-half goals to lead the drubbing over Tottenham Hotspur. Photo from Twitter (@FCBayernEN)

WATCH LIVE: Tottenham Hotspur vs Bayern Munich UEFA Champions League game

Oct 01, 2019 - 9:42 PM

Tottenham aims to rebound from blowing a two-goal lead in its opening game by denying the streaking Bayern Munich

COLLAPSE. Harry Kane converts a penalty to open the scoreline in favor of Tottenham. Photo from Tottenham Hotspur Twitter (@SpursOfficial)

WATCH LIVE: Barcelona vs Inter Milan UEFA Champions League game

Oct 01, 2019 - 8:41 PM

Bookmark this page to catch FC Barcelona's UEFA Champions League opener over Inter Milan

HOME FIELD ADVANTAGE. Barca captain Lionel Messi hopes to impress the home crowd with an opening game win. File photo by Lluis Gene/AFP

WATCH LIVE: Real Madrid vs Club Brugge UEFA Champions League game

Oct 01, 2019 - 5:06 PM

Bookmark this page to watch Real Madrid's bounce back bid against Club Brugge in the UEFA Champions League

RETURN. Luka Modric is set to see action for Real Madrid as he suited up for the team's 0-0 result against Atletico Madrid last Saturday, September 28. File photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP

WATCH LIVE: Manchester United vs Astana UEFA Europa League game

Sep 19, 2019 - 9:43 PM

Bookmark this page to catch the UEFA Europa League opener of Manchester United and FC Astana live for free

RETURN. Manchester United faces the returning FC Astana in their Champions League opener. File photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

HIGHLIGHTS: Di Maria stars as PSG tears apart sorry Real Madrid

Sep 19, 2019 - 4:28 PM

Watch how PSG's Angel Di Maria gets back at his former club Real Madrid by opening the match with a brace

STEPPING UP. Angel Di Maria provides the firepower needed by PSG who are missing the services of Neymar, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe. Photo from PSG Twitter

HIGHLIGHTS: Tottenham blows two-goal lead vs Olympiakos

Sep 19, 2019 - 3:03 PM

Watch how Greek side Olympiakos rallied back from a two-goal deficit to nab a draw against the Tottenham Hotspur

COLLAPSE. Harry Kane converts a penalty to open the scoreline in favor of Tottenham. Photo from Tottenham Hotspur Twitter (@SpursOfficial)

WATCH LIVE: PSG vs Real Madrid UEFA Champions League game

Sep 18, 2019 - 4:39 PM

Bookmark this page to catch the UEFA Champions League opener of PSG and Real Madrid live for free

BLOCKBUSTER CLASH. Sergio Ramos captains Real Madrid against a shorthanded PSG squad in the 2019-2020 UEFA Champions League opener. Photo from Facebook

WATCH LIVE: Olympiacos vs Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Champions League game

Sep 18, 2019 - 3:46 PM

Bookmark this page to catch the UEFA Champions League opener of Olympiacos and Tottenham Hotspur live for free

OPENER. Tottenham opens its 2019-2020 UEFA Champions League campaign over Olympiacos FC. Photo from @SpursOfficial/Twitter

Neymar's PSG Champions League suspension cut

Sep 17, 2019 - 10:17 PM

Neymar will be free to face Belgian side Club Brugge on October 22

BAN LIFTED. Neymar will only miss two UEFA Champions League games instead of 3. Photo from PSG Twitter

HIGHLIGHTS: Alisson Becker stars in Liverpool's Champions League win

Jun 02, 2019 - 8:07 PM

Alisson Becker takes over late in the game to become one of the key players in Liverpool's 2019 UEFA Champions League title run

BEST DECISION. Alisson Becker cops a UEFA Champions League title with Liverpool in his first year with the team. Photo from Liverpool FC

IN NUMBERS: Liverpool's 2018-2019 Champions League win

Jun 02, 2019 - 4:58 PM

Liverpool brings the UEFA Champions League trophy back to Anfield for the first time in 14 years

SIXTH. Liverpool wins the club's sixth Champions League title in Madrid. Photo from Liverpool FC

WATCH: Alisson Becker 'on the other side' in Champions League final

May 31, 2019 - 7:47 PM

Alisson shares what it's like to play for Liverpool – the team that beat his former team in last year's Champions League semis

TRUSTED KEEPER. Alisson Becker relishes his good decision to transfer to Liverpool. Photo from Alisson Becker's Instagram

WATCH LIVE: Chelsea vs Arsenal in 2019 Europa League final

May 29, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Bookmark this page to stream the 2019 Europa League final between Chelsea and Arsenal for free on Thursday, May 30, 3 am, Philippine time

Liverpool, Tottenham to finally reap rewards of coaches' good work

May 28, 2019 - 2:40 PM

Either Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp and Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino will claim the biggest prize in European football

WATCH: Kane to play big role in Tottenham's 1st Champion League final

May 27, 2019 - 10:11 PM

Tottenham ace Harry Kane will be the team's X-factor in its Champions League final debut

CRITICAL ROLE. Harry Kane aims to live up to his role as Tottenham's ace. Photo from Harry Kane's Instagram (@harrykane)

WATCH: Firmino shoots for Liverpool return in Champions League final

May 27, 2019 - 9:30 PM

Roberto Firmino recovers from injury to nab a slot in Jurgen Klopp's starting 11

THE RETURN. Roberto Firmino is determined to win Liverpool's first UEFA Champions League crown in 14 years. Photo by Adrian Dennis/AFP

How to watch UEFA Champions League final 2019 in the Philippines

May 27, 2019 - 9:17 PM

Want to stream the Champions League final between Tottenham and Liverpool for free?

DROUGHT. Liverpool gun for their first Champions League title since 2005. Photo from Liverpool's Twitter account (@LFC)


WATCH: Ronaldo fined for crotch-grabbing celebration

Mar 22, 2019 - 12:24 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo escapes ban but gets slapped with a 20,000-euro fine for his Champions League celebration

CONTROVERSIAL. Ronaldo mimics Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone's controversial gesture. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

UEFA: Anti-racism protocol not followed in Koulibaly case

Dec 29, 2018 - 1:15 PM

Napoli's Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly gets targeted by monkey noises and racist chants during an Italian league match

UNACCEPTABLE. The UEFA says the match should have been suspended when fans continued to subject Kalidou Koulibaly to racist chanting even when the stadium speaker implored the crowd to stop several times. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Mbappe, Neymar steer PSG to new win record on troubled day

Nov 03, 2018 - 9:29 AM

Paris Saint-Germain posts a record 12th straight league win amid allegations made by a Football Leaks investigation

HOTSHOTS. Paris Saint-Germain's teen star Kylian Mbappe (right) celebrates with teammate Neymar after scoring a goal against Lille. Photo by Franck Fife/AFP

Griezmann double plunges Germany's Loew into deeper trouble

Oct 17, 2018 - 9:26 AM

France comes from behind to beat Germany in a UEFA Nations League result that casts further doubt on Joachim Loew's future

POWERHOUSE. Antoine Griezmann (left) celebrates with his teammates after scoring France's second goal during their UEFA Nations League football match against Germany. Photo by Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP

Sterling shines as England blows Spain away

Oct 16, 2018 - 10:50 AM

England wins an away game against Spain for the first time since 1987

SHATTERING RECORDS. England's forward Raheem Sterling (R) celebrates after scoring his first goal for England in 1,012 days. Photo by Cristina Quicler/AFP.

Netherlands hammer Germany to increase pressure on Loew

Oct 14, 2018 - 10:38 AM

Still reeling from a woeful World Cup showing, Germany absorbs a shutout shocker that puts coach Joachim Loew under increasing pressure to resign

STUNNER. Netherlands midfielder Marten de Roon (left) and Germany forward Julian Brandt contest the ball in the Nations League upset that saw the Dutch beat the Germans for the first time in 16 years. Photo by John Thys/AFP

Ronaldo gets one-game Champions League ban

Sep 27, 2018 - 9:42 PM

The Juventus superstar will get to see action against his former club Manchester United

SIDELINED. Cristiano Ronaldo will serve his one-game suspension when Juventus plays Young Boys at home next week. Photo by Isabella Bonotto

UEFA to review Ronaldo red card next week

Sep 21, 2018 - 9:25 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo will find out on September 27 whether his one-match ban is extended

DISBELIEF. Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo (left) reacts next to teammate Federico Bernardeschi after receiving a red card during their UEFA Champions Leagua match against Valencia. Photo by Jose Jordan/AFP

Fil-French Areola saves France blushes in Germany stalemate

Sep 07, 2018 - 3:37 PM

France’s third-choice goalkeeper proves his worth in the UEFA Nations League opener against Germany

France's goalkeeper Alphonse Areola catches the ball during the UEFA Nations League football match between Germany and France. Photo by Franck Fife/AFP

Ronaldo 'furious' as Modric bags UEFA player of year

Sep 01, 2018 - 9:33 AM

Real Madrid and Croatia midfield star Luka Modric cops the top individual honor over football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo

AC Milan faces Europa League ban, says NYT report

Jun 01, 2018 - 7:58 PM

The 7-time European champions fail to convince UEFA officials that they are financially sound

PENALIZED. A New York Times report says AC Milan may be slapped with a penalty that includes a ban from continental competitions. Photo by Miguel Medina/AFP

Salah 'confident' for World Cup despite shoulder injury

May 28, 2018 - 9:30 AM

New reports claim that the Liverpool star only suffered ligament damage and may be back in action in 3 weeks

FALLING STAR. Liverpool's Mohamed Salah (right) falls with Real Madrid's Spanish defender Sergio Ramos leading to the Egyptian forward's shoulder injury. Photo by Genya Savilov/AFP

Brilliant Bale breaks Liverpool hearts as Real Madrid rules Champions League

May 27, 2018 - 8:25 AM

The Spanish giants capture their 3rd straight – and 13th overall – European Cup against a distraught Liverpool that lost star striker Mohamed Salah to injury

GLORIOUS. Real Madrid becomes the first team to win the Champions League for 3 straight years since Bayern Munich in 1976. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP

Ronaldo shrugs off injury fears, lives for Champions League final

May 26, 2018 - 3:24 PM

The Real Madrid star seeks to join an elite group of just 10 other players to win 5 European Cups

ALL SET. Cristiano Ronaldo looks to lead Real Madrid to a 3rd straight Champions League title against Liverpool. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP

Liverpool out to end Real Madrid streak in Champions League Final 2018

May 25, 2018 - 7:46 PM

Real Madrid bids to become the first team since 1976 to lift the European Cup for 3 straight years

SHOWDOWN. Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah figure in a key battle when Real Madrid clashes with Liverpool in the Champions League final. Photos by Gabriel Bouys and Paul Ellis/AFP

Salah to hang around Liverpool longer – Henderson

Apr 24, 2018 - 10:02 AM

The Liverpool captain believes that Salah will not make the same decisions as Luis Suarez and Philip Coutinho who both moved to Barcelona

PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Mohamed Salah earns the Premier League's Player of the Year award with his feat of 41 goals in 46 appearances. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

Unstoppable Ronaldo to be sole survivor of Real's 'BBC' era

Apr 24, 2018 - 9:51 AM

Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema are starting to experience dips in their careers, as Ronaldo peaks

UNTOUCHABLE TRIO. (from left to right) The trio of Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema were once a fixture in the starting XI of Real Madrid. Photos by AFP (Bale), Javier Soriano/AFP (Ronaldo), Christophe Simon/AFP

'Referee has garbage bag instead of heart', rages Buffon

Apr 12, 2018 - 11:40 AM

Buffon, who has racked up 125 Champions League appearances but never won the competition, could not contain his frustration as Ronaldo's goal made the aggregate score 4-3

NOT HAPPILY EVER AFTER. Juventus' Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was ejected out of the game in what might be his last Champions League game after 125 caps. Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP

Ronaldo rescues Real Madrid after sensational Juventus comeback

Apr 12, 2018 - 11:08 AM

Ronaldo's penalty kick during injury time edges Juventus on the aggregate to advance to the Champions League semis

SPAIN'S SAVIOR. Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo smiles during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match between Real Madrid CF and Juventus FC at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid. Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP

Salah, Firmino send Liverpool into UCL semi-finals

Apr 11, 2018 - 11:46 AM

Man City manager Guardiola watches the second half from the stands after being sent off for his protestations at the break

39TH GOAL. Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League second leg quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Liverpool. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

Roma dumps Barca out after miracle comeback

Apr 11, 2018 - 11:28 AM

Roma goes through to the UEFA Champions League semis for the first time since 1984

COMEBACK. AS Roma's Greek defender Kostas Manolas celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona. Photo by Isabella Bonotto/AFP

The week in photos: March 31-April 6, 2018

Apr 07, 2018 - 3:18 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Children look out of the window of a bus upon their arrival at the Abu al-Zindeen checkpoint near the northern Syrian town of al-Bab after Jaish al-Islam fighters and their families from the former rebel bastion's main town of Douma were evacuated from the last rebel-held pocket in Eastern Ghouta on April 3, 2018.Russia-backed regime forces have retaken control of 95 percent of Eastern Ghouta since February 18 through a combination of a deadly air and ground assault and evacuation deals. / AFP PHOTO / Nazeer al-Khatib

Two own-goals help Barca take charge of quarter-final against Roma

Apr 05, 2018 - 12:10 PM

Luis Suarez restores the 3-goal cushion with a late goal in the 87th minute

DAGGER. Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez (R) celebrates a goal with Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg football match between FC Barcelona and AS Roma at the Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona. Photo by Pau Barrena/AFP