Lampard to sit out Moscow trip

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has expressed doubts over whether Frank Lampard will travel with the squad to Moscow next week.

UEFA come down hard on CSKA

UEFA have ordered CSKA Moscow to play their next three Champions League home ties behind closed doors following crowd trouble in Rome last month.

Gunners face UEFA sanctions

Arsenal are facing a potential Champions League sanctions due to crowd disturbances during Wednesday's European clash against Galatasaray.

Bender thrilled with victory

Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender was delighted with his side's comfortable 3-1 win over Benfica in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Simeone: Everyone contributes

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone says the secret to their success stems from the fact that everyone in the team is contributing goals.

Allegri laments costly error

Massimiliano Allegri believes Juventus' only defensive error proved costly in a 1-0 Champions League loss to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night.

Klopp praise for Kagawa

Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp has hailed Shinji Kagawa after his display in the 3-0 win over Anderlecht in the Champions League.

Llorente desperate for Juve goal

Fernando Llorente admits he is desperate to open his Juventus account this season after they crashed to a 1-0 loss against Atletico Madrid.

Ancelotti: We deserved win

Carlo Ancelotti believes Real Madrid were deserved victors against Ludogorets, despite labouring to a 2-1 win over the European minnows.

Wenger lauds Welbeck treble

Arsene Wenger has heaped praise on Danny Welbeck after his hat-trick gave the Arsenal manager the perfect anniversary gift.

Gerrard slams 'soft' Reds

Steven Gerrard did not hold back his criticism of Liverpool after they slumped to a 1-0 loss to FC Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Arsenal 4-1 Galatasaray

Ten-man Arsenal strolled to a 4-1 Champions League Group D win against Galatasaray on Wednesday thanks to a Danny Welbeck hat-trick.

Ludogorets 1-2 Real Madrid

Karim Benzema saved Real Madrid's blushes as they scraped past a hardworking Ludogorets team 2-1 in their Champions League Group B clash.

FC Basel 1-0 Liverpool

FC Basel claimed another English scalp as a strike from Marco Streller secured a 1-0 win over Liverpool in their Champions League Group B clash.

Kompany: Mountain to climb

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany admits his side face an uphill task to advance from the Champions League group stages.

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Sunday 19th October
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Saturday 18th October
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Stoke City 2 - 1 Swansea City
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Saturday 18th October
Southampton 8 - 0 Sunderland
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