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UCL: Red Star draw at Young Boys; Dinamo win

Red Star Belgrade and Swiss side Young Boys played to a draw in the first leg of the Champions League playoff round tie. Red Star Belgrade's Champions League qualifying odyssey continued on Wednesday when the former European champions drew...

UCL: Red Star draw at Young Boys; Olympiakos win

Red Star Belgrade and Swiss side Young Boys played to a draw in the first leg of the Champions League playoff round tie. Red Star Belgrade's Champions League qualifying odyssey continued on Wednesday when the former European champions drew...

Ajax face UCL fight after first-leg playoff draw

Last year's semifinalists Ajax clung on for a tense 0-0 draw in searing heat away to APOEL Nicosia in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie on Tuesday. Slavia Prague won 1-0 at Romania's Cluj thanks to...

Will Virgil van Dijk beat Messi & Ronaldo to UEFA POTY?

ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop ranks the three finalists for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award.

Messi, Ronaldo nominated for 18-19 UCL award

Lionel Messi ensures Barcelona fans the club will fight for every trophy in 2019-20 after only winning La Liga and the Spanish Super Cup in 2018-19. Stewart Robson cites Barcelona's defeats against Liverpool and Roma in response to...

The story behind Trent Alexander-Arnold’s new Anfield mural

Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Trent Alexander-Arnold's growth at such a young age, as the Liverpool local receives a mural of himself. ESPN FC's Ian Darke shares his predictions for the top six, player of the year and...

Celtic, Porto make shock Champions League exits

Former European Cup winners had mixed fortunes in Champions League qualifying as Ajax Amsterdam and Red Star Belgrade squeezed into the playoff round while Celtic and Porto were eliminated after a dramatic evening on Tuesday. Ajax, semifinalists last season,...

Man City avoid transfer ban, get £315k fine

The Luck Index shows Manchester City were unlucky not to pass 100 points again, and beat Liverpool to the Premier League by a bigger margin. Shaka Hislop evaluates the first Saturday of the Premier League season, praising Manchester...

Where things went wrong for Celtic in UCL qualifying

ESPN FC's Craig Burley and Steve Nicol examine where Celtic fell short in their UCL qualifying failure against Romania's CFR Cluj.

FIFA The Best: Van Dijk, Ronaldo nominated

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk won the Premier League Player of the Year in May. Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo are among the nominees for FIFA's The Best award for 2019, along with Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Liverpool's Mohamed...

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Roma sign defender Ivan Marcano from Porto

ESPN FC's Steve Nicol explains why Roma's Alisson has to be Liverpool's No. 1 transfer target this summer. Steve Nicol delves into the...

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