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Popovic heeds lessons from Ulsan defeat – SBS

SBSWestern Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic admits his team was taught a lesson by Korean side Ulsan, which beat it 3-1 in its first AFC Champions League match. The Wanderers enjoyed a bright start, with striker Brendon Santalab scoring one of the …Tony Popovic says Wanderers have the quality to be competitive in Asian …NEWS.com.auDefensive […]

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Diamanti’s debut double inspire Guangzhou winning start in AFC Champions … – Xinhua

XinhuaDiamanti saw his 50th minute free kick cleared off the line by Contreras but, nine minutes later, Guangzhou pulled themselves back into the game with a fine volley from Huang Bowen before Sun Xiang’ s cross from the left. The 65th minute saw Diamanti …AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debutSoccerwayGuangzhou downs Melbourne […]

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Evergrande comeback stuns Victory – SBS

SBSAlessandro Diamanti celebrates one of two goals (Getty). Melbourne Victory squandered a two-goal first-half lead to crash 4-2 to holder Guangzhou Evergrande in an extraordinary AFC Champions League clash in China. Wanderers blunders prove costly.AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debutSoccerwayDiamanti’s debut double inspire Guangzhou winning start in AFC Champions …XinhuaGuangzhou downs Melbourne […]

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Real routs Schalke 6-1; Chelsea ties Galatasaray – Washington Post

Washington PostGELSENKIRCHEN, Germany — With an overwhelming offensive display, Real Madrid became the first road team to score six goals in a knockout-stage game of the Champions League and put itself in position for its fourth straight trip to the quarterfinals.Merciless Real hit another six to humiliate SchalkeChicago TribuneReal Madrid shreds SchalkeFox NewsReal Madrid thrashes […]

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Real Madrid thrashes Schalke, Mancini counters Mourinho in UCL – SI.com

SI.comReal Madrid had way too much firepower for Schalke, thrashing the German side 6-1 in the first leg of their Champions League knockout tie Wednesday. Federico Gambarini/DPA/AP. It was a matter of extremes in Wednesday’s Champions League round of 16 …Champs Lge: Galatasaray v Chelsea & Schalke v Real MadridBBC SportBenzema, Bale, Ronaldo double up […]

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AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debut – Soccerway

Soccerway“The turning point of the game came when we had to replace (striker Zlatan) Muslimovic because of injury, which changed the atmosphere of the game,” Renhe coach Gong Lei explained. Despite seeing Ali Karimi sent off after an hour, Tractorsazi Tabriz …AFC Champions League MD1: Guangzhou Evergrande vs Melbourne Victory …BoxscoreGuangzhou downs Melbourne to open […]

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Muscat won over by ACL appeal – SBS

SBSMelbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat (Getty). Melbourne Victory’s outspoken coach Kevin Muscat, who was never a huge fan of the AFC Champions League, has acknowledged the importance and prestige attached to Asia’s biggest club competition.Melbourne ‘s Muscat gunning for victory in AFC Champions League playoffsBoxscoreACL14 (PO) Melbourne Victory 2-1 Muangthong UnitedThe Official Home of Asian […]

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Muscat unfazed by coach circus – SBS

SBSA bizarre case involving an English journeyman coach has dominated the days preceding the AFC Champions League playoff between Melbourne Victory and Thailand’s Muangthong. Muangthong in turmoil on eve of Victory … incident that nobody wants to talks …Kevin Muscat ‘insulted’ by Muangthong claimsSportal.com.auBothroyd ready for Melbourne clashBangkok PostMuangthong’s Bothroyd ready for Melbourne showdownBoxscore all […]

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Champions League draw: Barcelona to face Manchester City – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNYON, Switzerland (AP) — Barcelona was drawn Monday to face Manchester City and its strong contingent of Spanish internationals in the last 16 of the Champions League. The Spanish champions will first travel to Etihad Stadium, where Manchester United …Champions League draw: Manchester City faces Barcelona, Bayern takes on …CNNChampions League Draw Pits Barcelona […]