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Mourinho refuses to blame Blind for Basel's late winner

Jose Mourinho came to Daley Blind’s defence after the Manchester United defender blamed himself for FC Basel’s late winner Wednesday. Michael Lang was the hero for the Swiss side when he outpaced Blind to get on the end of a low cross and fired the ball in from close range in the 89th minute of the Champions League group stage ...

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Champions League: Who is through?

Chelsea made it three English teams through to the last 16 of the Champions League with a 4-0 win at Qarabag on Wednesday. But their Premier League rivals Manchester United and Liverpool still have work to do – they must avoid defeat in their final group games to progress. Should they do so, England will have a record five teams ...

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Everton could switch focus from Silva

Media playback is not supported on this device Everton may be forced to switch their managerial search away from Marco Silva after failing to break the deadlock over their move for the Watford boss. Silva, 40, emerged as the prime target for Everton majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri but the Toffees had an approach for the Portuguese firmly rejected by their ...

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Manchester United forced to wait for knockout passage after Basel loss

An 89th-minute tap-in from Michael Lang continued a drab personal record for Jose Mourinho against FC Basel, and forced Manchester United to wait until the last matchday to confirm potential progression into the knockout rounds. United played at a leisurely pace for much of the tie at St. Jakob-Park, and was eventually punished following an improved second-half performance from the ...

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Juventus 0-0 Barcelona

Lionel Messi started on the bench as Barcelona qualified for the last 16 of the Champions League despite their second successive 0-0 draw in the group stage. October’s goalless draw in Olympiakos was the first time in five years Barcelona had failed to score in a group stage game and they were again frustrated in Turin. Ernesto Valverde’s side created ...

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Liverpool investigating claims of mistreatment by police at Sevilla

by Carlo Campo 3h ago David Ramos / Getty Images Sport / Getty Supporters witnessed a collapse for the ages as Liverpool surrendered a three-goal lead at Sevilla in the Champions League, but some were unable to watch the cave-in, as they were allegedly assaulted by police and denied entry to the Estadio Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan. Liverpool issued a statement on ...

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EFL: Leaders Wolves host Leeds, Birmingham visit Boro

EFL: Leaders Wolves host Leeds, Birmingham visit Boro – Live – BBC Sport A-Z Sports Around the UK Summary Latest: Wolves 0-0 Leeds Latest: Middlesbrough 1-0 Birmingham Latest: Ipswich 0-0 Sheff Wed Victory would send Wolves four points clear at top Boro could move into Championship top six Get involved via #bbcefl Live Reporting Scores Tables BBC Sport – Football

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Chelsea dumps Qarabag to book knockout spot

Chelsea punched its last-16 ticket for a fourth time in five years courtesy of Wednesday’s straightforward 4-0 victory over 10-man Qarabag in Baku. The Blues have now made the knockout stage 15 times in 16 tries, missing out just once when they finished third in Group E during the 2012-13 campaign. Chelsea would go on to win the Europa League ...

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PSG v Celtic – radio & text

PSG v Celtic – radio & text – Live – BBC Sport A-Z Sports Around the UK Summary Celtic cannot progress to last 16, aim for Europa League spot Group leaders PSG boast 100% record, yet to concede a goal Elsewhere in Group B: Anderlecht v Bayern Munich Live Reporting Line-ups Scores Tables CSKA MoscowCSKA Moscow2 BenficaBenfica0 FT AnderlechtRSC Anderlecht19:45Bayern ...

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Everton fined €30K for fracas involving Lyon player, fan holding child

by Daniel Rouse 1h ago Ross Kinnaird / Getty Images Sport / Getty Everton was fined €30,000 by UEFA on Tuesday for “aggressions by supporters against players” in a Europa League match with Lyon on Oct. 19. The incident attracted controversy due to it involving a fan carrying a small child who appeared to push Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes. The ...

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