Casillas reiterated the unique achievement of Ronaldo

Porto in the Champions League beat Galatasaray (3:2).

In this game the gates of the Portuguese team defended Iker Casillas.

Thus, this victory was the 100th in the most prestigious club tournament in Europe for 37-year-old Spanish goalkeeper. He became the second in the history of football to have passed such achievement. Previously 100 victories in the Champions League could win only the leader Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo.

Earlier, Casillas has long advocated for real, but in 2015, the year he moved to (more…)

Today will be the draw for the 1/8 finals of the Champions League

The ceremony of dispersion of the teams in the first stage of the playoffs will be held in the headquarters of UEFA in Nyon.

The beginning of the draw – in 14:00 GMT.

Recall that all participants of the playoffs are divided into two baskets: the group winners and runners-up. Clubs playing in the same group or from one national Association, each other do not meet.

The group winners: Bayern Munich (Germany), Barcelona (Spain), Borussia (Dortmund, Germany), Manchester city (England), Porto (Portugal), PSG (France), Madrid (Spain), Juventus (Italy).

Second-place winners: atlético (Spain), Ajax (Netherlands), Liverpool (England), Lyon (France), “Manchester United” (England), Roma (Italy), “Tottenham” (England), Schalke (Germany).

The 1/8 finals will take place on 12/13 and 19/20 February and 5/6 and 12/13 March. The group winners of the first game will hold out.

Final Champions League game of the 2018/19 season. will be held on 1 June in Madrid at the home arena of the club atlético de Madrid stadium, “Wanda Metropolitano”.

Took place the draw of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League

In Nyon, Switzerland, where the headquarters of UEFA, decided on a pair of 1/8 finals of the most prestigious club tournament of Europe.

All participants in the playoffs were divided into two baskets: the winners of their groups and teams, which took second place. Together could not meet teams who played in the same group or represent a country.

A pair of 1/8 finals of the Champions League are as follows:

Schalke – Manchester City

Atlético – Juventus

“Manchester United” – “PSG”

“Tottenham” – “Borussia” D

Lyon – (more…)

Champions League: schedule of 1/8 finals

UEFA to schedule the first round of the playoffs of the Champions League.

Recall that at this stage the most prestigious club tournament of Europe teams will play two matches – home and away.

Schalke – Manchester city (20 Feb, 12 Mar)

Atlético – Juventus (February 20, March 12)

“Manchester United” – “PSG” (12 February, 6 March)

“Tottenham” – “Borussia” (13 Feb, 5 Mar)

Lyon – FC Barcelona (19 Feb, 13 Mar)

As Roma – FC Porto (12 Feb, 6 Mar)

“Ajax” – “real” (13 Feb, 5 Mar)

Liverpool – Bayern (19 (more…)

The coach of Villarreal: “Spartak” — the Russian team with Brazilian characteristics”

The coach of Villarreal Luis Garcia spoke about the upcoming match against Spartak.

46-year-old new coach of the Spanish team in the first place called this match of the finals, as the team may be left out of the tournament. He promised that the players will give their hundred percent and show the best football.

“Spartak” — the Russian team with Brazilian features. They have quality players,” – so appreciated of your opponent Luis Garcia, quoted in the club’s press service.

In addition, the steering of Villarreal assured that (more…)

“Milan” for the first time since 2001 eliminated in the group stage of the European Cup

AC Milan lost to Olympiacos (1:3) and flew out of the Europa League.

Greek club caught up with inter on points, but I bypassed it by the difference of scored and conceded goals, so it was Olympiacos stepped in the 1/16 finals of the second most prestigious club tournament of Europe.

Thus, the team of Gennaro Gattuso completed their performances in the European competitions group stage for the first time since the 2000-2001 season. At that time Milan was eliminated from the second group stage of League of Champions could not beat (more…)

The results of the group stage of the Europa League, the best attacking trio in Europe, the exchange of “Barcelona” and PSG

To your attention a top-10 main news and materials FootballHD for Thursday, December 13.

1. “Zenit” lost “Slavia”, “Milan” was left without European competitions in spring. The results of the 6th round LE. 13 Dec matches of final round of group stage of UEFA Europa League.

2. “Spartak” lost to “Villarreal” on the road and ceased to participate in the Europa League. The Spanish team won the group, Moscow remained in last place.

3. “Krasnodar” lost to Sevilla in Spain, but reached the playoffs of the Europa League. Three unanswered (more…)

Today will be known a pair of 1/16 finals of the Europa League

Your opponents learn Russian “Zenith” and “Krasnodar”, Ukrainian “Dynamo” and “miner” and BATE.

The draw for the first phase of the playoffs of the Europa League will be held in Nyon (Switzerland). Beginning at 15:00 GMT.

All participants of the draw are split into two baskets – seeded and nezianya.

Seeded – Arsenal (England), “Eintracht Frankfurt” (Germany), Bayer (Germany), Benfica (Portugal), “Betis” (Spain), Valencia (Spain), Villarreal (Spain), Genk (Belgium), Dinamo (Zagreb, Croatia), Dynamo (Kiev, Ukraine), Salzburg (Austria), Zenit (Russia), Inter (Italy), “Napoli” (Italy), Sevilla (Spain), Chelsea (England).

Asiany – BATE (Belarus), club Brugge (Belgium), “Victoria Plzen” (Czechia), “Galatasaray” (Turkey), “Krasnodar” (Russia), Lazio (Italy), malmö (Sweden), Olympiakos (Greece), rapid (Austria), “Rennes” (France), Celtic (Scotland), Slavia (Czech Republic), “sporting” (Portugal), “Fenerbahche” (Turkey), “Zurich” (Switzerland), Shakhtar (Donetsk, Ukraine).

The matches of the 1/16 finals will be held on 14 and 21 February. Seeded teams first matches will play out.

In addition, when the draw for the clubs playing in the same group or from one national Association, will be divided into different pairs. Also will not meet between the representatives of Ukraine and Russia.

Radchenko: “Zenith” it is better to meet with Malmo or BATE”

Former striker St. Petersburg “Zenit” Dmitri Radchenko shared expectations of the upcoming draw for the playoffs of the Europa League.

“In February, should face Malmo or BATE Borisov. These matches will be dropped in the preparatory period, and it is very important that Zenit approached them with the emotional attitude that we have not seen in recent matches. Too heavy was the year for many players. They are just emasculated by December. A club like Zenit should set the maximum tasks: at least to reach the semifinals, but to win the (more…)