La Liga

Lucas praises PSG response to stuttering start

Paris Saint-Germain winger Lucas Moura was thrilled with their response to a difficult start as they saw off Basel 3-0 in the Champions League.

Simeone tempers Carrasco hysteria

Diego Simeone saluted Yannick Ferreira Carrasco after his match-winning goal in Atletico Madrid's 1-0 victory over Rostov but reminded the Belgian that he still has a lot of improving to do.

Monchengladbach defeat a learning curve for Celtic, says Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers acknowledged Celtic were beaten by the better side in their Champions League clash with Borussia Monchengladbach, adding that the Scottish champions are still learning at the highest level.

Vitoria: Benfica face three more finals

Benfica head coach Rui Vitoria declared that his side will fight ahead of "three more finals" to decide qualification from Champions League Group B. 

Paris Saint-Germain 3 Basel 0: French champions in sight of knock-out rounds

Paris Saint-Germain edged closer to progression to the Champions League last 16 with an oddly unconvincing 3-0 win over Basel on Tuesday.

Barcelona 4 Manchester City 0: Bravo blunder leaves Messi to make merry

Lionel Messi marked his return to the Barcelona starting line-up with a hat-trick as a 4-0 win over 10-man Manchester City preserved a perfect start to this season's Champions League campaign for Luis Enrique's men.

Bravo red halted City, says Guardiola after thrashing

Pep Guardiola conceded the game was "over" when Manchester City were reduced to 10 men in the 4-0 Champions League defeat to his former club Barcelona.

Luis Enrique happy to rule in game of errors

Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique acknowledged Manchester City's errors were the reason for his team coasting to a 4-0 Champions League victory at Camp Nou.

That's life for goalkeepers - Ter Stegen on Bravo woe

Game-changing errors such as the one committed by Manchester City's Claudio Bravo on Wednesday are the unfortunate lot of goalkeepers, according to Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen.