score and updates from the Champions League

MAN CITY XI TO FACE REAL MADRID:Ederson, Stones, Dias, Laporte, Zinchenko, De Bruyne, Rodri, Bernardo Silva, Mahrez, Gabriel Jesus, Foden. Subs: Ake, Sterling, Gundogan, Grealish, Steffen, Fernandinho, Carson, Egan-Riley, Mbete-Tabu, Palmer, McAtee, Lavia. REAL MADRID XI TO FACE MAN CITY: Courtois, Carvajal, Eder Militao, Alaba, Mendy, Valverde, Kroos, Modric, Rodrygo, Benzema, Vinicius Junior. Subs: Vallejo, … Read more

Manchester City brush Watford aside to go four points clear at the top of the Premier League

Pep Guardiola is confident his Manchester City players will give every “last drop of energy” in pursuit of Premier League and European glory. The Spaniard’s assertion comes after recently admitting his squad were in “big trouble” in terms of injuries heading into the season’s decisive phase. Kyle Walker, Kevin De Bruyne and Ilkay Gundogan all … Read more

score and latest updates from Wembley

Band Chris Bascombe Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool’s season will not be considered successful if his side does not add to its trophy haul. For Klopp, a campaign in which the Carabao Cup is secure and a further three major trophies are still possible in mid-April already deserves applause because his club is in unprecedented territory. … Read more

inside the Atletico Madrid tunnel mayhem

Jack Grealish had his hair pulled twice by Stefan Savic during expletive strewn exchanges with the Atletico Madrid defender as it emerged there had been concerns for the Manchester City midfielder’s safety going into the explosive Champions League quarter-final clash. Grealish then mocked Savic on Instagram on Thursday by posting a haircut emoji alongside images … Read more

Is Liverpool’s squad now stronger than Manchester City’s?

Tsimikas would ease into the starting line-up of pretty much every Premier League team other than Liverpool, City and a fully fit Chelsea. He replaced Robertson with two assists, his set pieces maintaining a season-long trend given Liverpool’s expertise from corners and free kicks. The Greek may lack some of the defensive refinement of Robertson, … Read more

Police storm tunnel as Manchester City’s clash with Atletico Madrid boils over

City manager Pep Guardiola refused to talk about referee Daniel Siebert or the incidents after the match. He was targeted by fans with missiles as he went down the tunnel without shaking hands with opposite number Diego Simeone. ‘I have nothing to say,’ Guardiola said. “Don’t talk about referees. Or the opponents. Everyone saw the … Read more