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8 Takeaways From The Champions League Draw

The Champions League has ceased competition until the New Year, but with Monday’s draw in Nyon, Switzerland, the home of UEFA, we now have a clearer idea of how the next stage of the competition will shape up. Several of the big teams — Borussia Dortmund, Napoli and Monaco — have fallen by the wayside. But…

Monaco Host PSG in French Soccer’s Biggest Rivalry

Fresh off their 7-1 battering of Celtic in the Champions League, Paris Saint-Germain will turn their attention to a domestic clash with rivals Monaco. PSG actually got off to a rough start against Celtic and fell behind early when Moussa Dembele put the Scots ahead. However, two goals each from European soccer’s deadliest attacking frenemies,…

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Greatest Champions League Comeback of All Time

The Champions League round of 16 resumes this week. Two of the marquee ties of the round – Barcelona vs. Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich vs. Arsenal – look all but decided. Barça were pasted 4-0 in the first leg at the Parc des Princes last month, while Arsenal suffered a humiliating 5-1 defeat at…

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What to Watch for in the Champions League Round of 16

Europe’s top-tier club competition resumes this week. With the group stage behind us, we look ahead to the match-ups between the 16 remaining teams vying to be crowned champions of European club soccer. Paris Saint Germain vs. Barcelona Ligue 1 powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain have been the dominant force in French soccer in recent seasons but…