UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Arsenal face Bayern Munich AGAIN and Twitter has a field day... the best memes and reaction to Gunners' Champions League draw
Arsenal will be making an all too familiar trip to Germany for the next round of the Champions League, after being drawn against Bavarian giants Bayern Munich yet again.
Arsenal face Bayern Munich in Champions League as Manchester City draw Monaco and Leicester take on Sevilla in last 16
After six consecutive years crashing out in the last 16 of the Champions League, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was ready to put his faith in divine intervention as he waited for the draw.
Manchester City to qualify but Arsenal and Leicester City to crash out: Jamie Redknapp's predictions for the Champions League last 16
JAMIE REDKNAPP: People will say that Arsenal can’t catch a break in the Champions League but Bayern Munich are not the same force they have been in previous years.
Arsenal should not fear a team beaten by Rostov last month... they will never have a better chance of beating Bayern Munich in Champions League
Arsenal will never have a better chance of beating Bayern Munich and making it beyond the last 16 of the Champions League for the first time in seven years.
UEFA Champions League draw guide: Time, TV channel, fixture dates, teams and seedings... all you need to know
Now that the Champions League group stages have been settled, the competition has reached the business end with the draw for the last-16 knockout phase being made on Monday.
Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri excited to face Sevilla in Champions League final 16 as the Foxes return to training ahead of trip to Bournemouth
Claudio Ranieri has welcomed Leicester's Champions League draw against Sevilla as their debut campaign continues to the knockout stage. The Foxes were back on the training ground today.
Bayern Munich have enjoyed recent success over Arsenal... but Germans feel this season's Champions League clash will be tougher than ever before
KIT HOLDEN: Arsenal it is, then. Again. For the fourth time in the last five seasons, Bayern Munich must prepare to take on Arsene Wenger's team in their bid for Champions League glory.
UEFA Champions League draw: Arsenal, Leicester, Man City, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Co find out last-16 European fixtures
Arsenal, Leicester City and Manchester City are all set to learn their Champions League last-16 fate on Monday, when the draw for the last 16 takes place in Nyon. Join Sportsmail for the draw as it happens.
Who can Arsenal draw in the Champions League? Chances of facing Real Madrid or Bayern Munich plus everything else you need to know
Arsene Wenger and Arsenal may only have just secured top spot in Group A but already thoughts turn towards the last-16 of the this year's competition.
REVEALED: Arsenal are most likely to face nightmare draw against Real Madrid in Champions League last-16
According to statistician Constantinos Chappas, Arsene Wenger's men have a 21.7 per cent chance of meeting Cristiano Ronaldo and Co in the first knockout stage of the Champions League.
Football fans face disruption as UEFA announce plans for 6pm kick-offs in Champions League from 2018
Football supporters face disruption as UEFA announces plans for Champions League fixtures to have two separate kick-off times from 2018 in a bid to allow 'fans opportunities to watch more matches'.
Bayern Munich's hot-shot striker Robert Lewandowski announces wife Anna is expecting with 'pregnant belly' goal celebration
Mrs Lewandowski, a university educated nutrition and fitness expert, is expecting the couple's first child in May next year and her sharp-shooting husband let the world know in a big way.
Karim Benzema still wears the strikers' crown at Real Madrid... despite Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang rumours, media criticism and French sex-tape scandal
PETE JENSON: Karim Benzema has never completely shaken off the image of a tearaway who gets tangled in difficult situations off the pitch, but he continues to shine on it.
Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel fighting for place against Manchester City as he tries to convince Claudio Ranieri he is fit following hand injury
The Danish goalkeeper has missed six matches after breaking his hand in a Champions' League tie in Copenhagen. Ranieri had initially targeted a comeback against Bournemouth next week.
Dinamo Zagreb are worst Champions League team ever: No goals scored, 15 conceded and only eight shots on target in six group-stage matches
Rock bottom doesn't quite do it justice. Ivalyo Petev's side were chained to the sea floor among the creatures of the deep by the time they were put out of their misery with a 2-0 defeat at Juve.
Roy Keane slams 'disrespectful' Manchester City after Champions League draw against Celtic and insists: 'Their squad isn't as good as they think'
Roy Keane believes Manchester City's squad is overrated and has cast doubt over their ability to reach the latter stages of the Champions League this season.
Real Madrid 2-2 Borussia Dortmund, UEFA Champions League RESULT: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Marco Reus cancel out Karim Benzema double to send Germans top of group
Borussia Dortmund came from two goals down in the Bernabeu to earn the draw they needed to finish top of Champions League Group F. Relive all the action with Sportsmail's SAM MORSHEAD.
Porto 5-0 Leicester City: Andre Silva scores twice and Jesus Corona, Yacine Brahimi and Diogo Jota also net as Foxes are thrashed in Champions League
Leicester suffered their first defeat in the Champions League this season as they were thrashed by Porto. Claudio Ranieri's side had already booked their spot in the knock-out stages of the competition.
When is the Champions League draw? Who can Arsenal, Man City, Leicester, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Co face? All you need to know ahead of last-16
The group stage for the UEFA Champions League may have only just finished but already thoughts turn towards the last-16 of the competition. Here is your guide to the knock-out draw.
Roy Keane says Leicester are 'in big trouble' as he claims the club is being destroyed because players have been given 'too much money too soon'
Leicester's disastrous Premier League title defence is down to a loss of hunger, after players were given 'too much money too soon', according to the former United captain.
Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 CSKA Moscow: Dele Alli, Harry Kane and an Igor Akinfeev own-goal confirms Spurs' spot in the Europa League round of 32
MATT BARLOW AT WEMBLEY: Mauricio Pochettino's side overcame Leonid Slutsky's Russian outfit 3-1 on Wednesday night to finish Champions League Group E with a victory.
Praising the progress his team made following a horrendous 7-0 opening defeat in Barcelona, Rodgers believes Group C could have delivered a bigger harvest than three points.
Zinedine Zidane wants to avoid old club Juventus... but Real Madrid boss doesn't mind Leicester or Arsenal
Zinedine Zidane didn't quite say bring on Leicester or Arsenal but he made it clear who he didn't want in Monday's Champions League draw.
Iker Casillas and Ben Hamer are at opposite ends of the Champions League spectrum... but how did the two keepers compare?
Of all the players facing each other over the course of this season's Champions League, there can be few whose careers have seen a greater contrast than these two goalkeepers.
Tottenham 3-1 CSKA Moscow - FIVE THINGS WE LEARNED: Igor Akinfeev's 10-year wait for clean sheet continues as Harry Kane impresses once more
ADAM SHERGOLD AT WEMBLEY: Tottenham signed off on their Champions League campaign in style with an impressive victory over CSKA Moscow.
UEFA Champions League scores: Tottenham 3-1 CSKA Moscow, Porto 5-0 Leicester and the rest of the action
Tottenham Hotspur sealed a Europa League place defeating CSKA Moscow 3-1, while Leicester City topped their Champions League group despite suffering a 5-0 hammering at Porto.
Manchester City stars in good spirits despite Celtic draw as Jesus Navas insists 'we'll take every game as it comes' in Champions League
They may have had a disappointing night against Celtic on Tuesday, but Manchester City's stars were back into their groove by Wednesday afternoon.
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers hopes his side's Champions League adventure can help entice more quality players to shun greater riches elsewhere and move to Parkhead.
Tottenham supporter admits he will miss Champions League match with CSKA Moscow for fear of Russian violence after Euro 2016
The Tottenham fan, who did not want to be named, says he will avoid the match because of his 'terrifying' experience in Marseille, where English and Russian fans clashed in the Stade Velodrome.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi falls short of matching Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League group stage goal record
Needing a hat-trick to overhaul his long-term rival Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi fell agonisingly short of breaking a new Champions League goal record on Tuesday night.
KIT HOLDEN: Real Madrid have reason to be scared of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Borussia Dortmund striker still dreams of a move to Madrid, and now has the chance to audition.
Lucas Perez can be Arsenal's Spanish Jamie Vardy… he finally announced himself in style by winning their Champions League group
The treble against Basle secured an unlikely top-of-the-group-table finish and was the first meaningful mark made in north London by the little-known Spaniard brought in from Deportivo La Coruna.
Lionel Messi may not have broken Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League group stage goal record on Tuesday night, but Barcelona still made history against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Bayern Munich stars Manuel Neuer and Mats Hummels jump to Carlo Ancelotti's defence after his reign of German giants is called into question
In terms of points, Bayern Munich’s victory over Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night was essentially meaningless. But for Bayern manager Carlo Ancelotti, this was a major success.
Celtic face UEFA rap after supporter behaviour during Champions League clash against Manchester City
The Scottish champions face charges from European football's governing body for setting off fireworks and 'crowd disturbances' at the Etihad Stadium. The game finished 1-1.
Carlo Ancelotti keen to avoid Real Madrid reunion in Champions League after Bayern Munich finish second
Carlo Ancelotti's side beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday but still finished below Diego Simeone's team in Group D. That means they could face Real Madrid in the next round.
Besiktas rage at Scottish referee Craig Thomson for awarding controversial penalty against Dynamo Kiev: 'You a*******, you destroyed our dreams'
Beskitas players had to be restrained by manager Senol Gunes from attacking Scottish referee Craig Thomson after his Champions League refereeing disaster.
ROB DRAPER CHAMPIONS LEAGUE COLUMN: The rich and powerful continue to pull up the drawbridge to those aspiring to storm their castle where they divvy up European treasures.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid train ahead of crucial Borussia Dortmund clash while Marcelo and James Rodriguez show the love
Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid team-mates looked in high spirits as they prepared for Wednesday's deciding Champions League group game against Borussia Dortmund.
CSKA Moscow boss Leonid Slutsky linked with Vitesse Arnhem after Russians confirm he will step down after Tottenham game
Slutsky, who has been linked with the Chelsea job in the past, has spent seven years in charge of CSKA Moscow and won the league title three times.
Thomas Tuchel admits Borussia Dortmund cannot afford to sell Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Real Madrid
Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel urged his club to do what they can to prevent Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from leaving, though he understood the striker's ultimate wish was to play for Real Madrid.
CSKA Moscow star Alan Dzagoev looks to heap misery on Tottenham at Wembley… and the Frank Lampard-worshiping Russian could be nearing a Premier League move in January
In the summer of 2012, after emerging from the European Championships as one of the hottest talents on the continent, Alan Dzagoev thought he was destined to end up at White Hart Lane.
Manchester City 1-1 Celtic - FIVE THINGS WE LEARNED: Patrick Roberts offers glimpse of class as Kelechi Iheanacho fills Sergio Aguero void
Manchester City and Celtic played out their dead rubber in an entertaining 1-1 draw as the home side came from behind to earn a point. Sportsmail 's JACK GAUGHAN picks out five key factors from the Etihad.
Brendan Rodgers hailed Patrick Roberts and believes the teenager can break into Manchester City’s first-team next season. Pep Guardiola said the decision is based on more than one game.
Claudio Ranieri leaves Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez at home for Porto clash in attempt to revive Leicester's form in Premier League
Claudio Ranieri has taken a Champions League gamble by leaving Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez at home in a bid to refresh the star pair ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash against Manchester City.
Twenty seasons on, despite Jurgen Klopp and a host of superstar players, Dortmund are still waiting to emulate Paul Lambert and Co's Champions League winners
JOE BERNSTEIN: Dortmund aren't going to disappear from Europe's top table any time soon. But their most successful team remains the 1996-97 Champions League winners.
Perez hit three goals as the Gunners wrapped up a comprehensive 4-1 victory in Switzerland, with Alex Iwobi adding the fourth and Seydou Doumbia grabbing a late consolation for the hosts.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino took a hands on approach as his team trained ahead of their final Champions League clash against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday.
Barcelona 4-0 Borussia Monchengladbach: Arda Turan hat-trick and Lionel Messi opener help Luis Enrique's side thrash German visitors
Arda Turan netted a hat-trick as Barcelona demolished Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach 4-0 in a Champions League Group C tie at the Nou Camp on Tuesday night.
Rio Ferdinand and Ian Wright joke that Arsenal pair Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will be secretly asking each other what contract offer they want
Rio Ferdinand and Ian Wright have jokingly suggested that Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will be secretly consulting each other on what contract they want to be offered by Arsenal.
Basle 1-4 Arsenal: Lucas Perez nets hat-trick to send Gunners through as group leaders after PSG slip up
SAMI MOKBEL AT ST JAKOB-PARK: Like the cogs in a luxury Swiss watch, Arsenal’s luck may finally be turning. Few thought it was possible, but somehow they have finished top.
Patrick Roberts reveals Pep Guardiola congratulated him after Manchester City loanee scored against his parent club for Celtic in Champions League
Patrick Roberts was pleased to help Celtic end their Champions League campaign on a high after scoring against his parent club Manchester City on Tuesday night.
Basle 1-4 Arsenal UEFA Champions League RESULT: Plus Man City 1-1 Celtic and rest of the European action
Arsenal pounced on a shock result in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-2 draw with Ludogorets by hammering Basle 4-1 to secure top spot in their Champions League group. Manchester City drew 1-1 with Celtic.
UEFA Champions League Group B round-up: Napoli and Benfica progress as Besiktas blow their chance after 6-0 demolition at Dynamo Kiev
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP B ROUND-UP: Jose Callejon and Dries Mertens gave Napoli a 2-1 win at Benfica, although both teams went into the last 16 after rivals Besiktas suffered a thumping defeat
A CSKA statement on Tuesday confirmed Slutsky's impending departure. It read: 'After the match with Tottenham in London, Leonid Slutsky will leave his post as head coach of CSKA Moscow.'
Zinedine Zidane says Real Madrid are 'playing a final' in Champions League group decider with Borussia Dortmund
Real Madrid will not hold back against Borussia Dortmund despite having already qualified for the Champions League last 16 and want top spot in Group F, says boss Zinedine Zidane.
Borussia Dortmund are enroute to Spain ahead of their decisive, table-topping Champions League group clash with Real Madrid. The German giants currently lead Group F by two points.
Champions League permutations: five of the eight groups already know which two are through to the knockout stages... but what is left to play for?
We already know who is through to the knockout stages in Groups A, C, D, E and F and we're waiting for the other three to be settled. Here, Sportsmail takes a look at the permutations.
MATT BARLOW: Deep down, Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has no great affection for the Europa League. 'It is a competition that kills you,' he once said during his stint with Southampton.
Toby Alderweireld will return to the Tottenham squad for the Champions League tie against CSKA Moscow. Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed Alderweireld is fit after nearly two months out.
Attacking midfielder Mario Goetze has been ruled out of Borussia Dortmund's Champions League clash with Real Madrid due to a knee injury, the German club have announced.
Tosin Adarabioyo, Angelino and Pablo Maffeo could all feature for Manchester City against Celtic in the Champions League. The manager is expected to make changes for the dead rubber.
Is Diego Simeone's love affair with Atletico Madrid coming to an end? The manager's future is uncertain... even as they go for a sixth straight win in the Champions League group stage
PETE JENSON: Diego Simeone's admission on Monday that he will one day coach Inter Milan lit up the press conference of an otherwise mundane preamble to a match that means little.
Celtic loanee Patrick Roberts set to start against parent club Manchester City... it's the perfect stage for starlet to prove his ability to Pep Guardiola
Eighteen months after becoming a Manchester City player, Patrick Roberts is finally set to start a match at the Etihad – playing against Pep Guardiola's team for his loan club Celtic.
Granit Xhaka defends slow start to his Arsenal career ahead of Basle return, insisting 'it's normal when you come to a new club and country'
Granit Xhaka returns to hometown club Basle in the Champions League on Tuesday night and is expected to start for Arsenal against the team where he began his career.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger tells Alexis Sanchez 'it's not all about the money' as contract talks stall
Arsene Wenger warned Alexis Sanchez that money should not be the over-riding factor in his decision whether to stay at Arsenal. Sanchez is entering the final 18 months of his contract.
Again Arsene Wenger has guided Arsenal safely through to the knockout stages of the Champions League, but they must beat Basle in the final game to have a chance of winning Group A.
Basle coach Urs Fischer insists his side will go for the win against Arsenal - even though a draw could be enough to secure third place in their Champions League group.
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique ‘doesn’t give a s***’ about beating Borussia Monchengladbach in final Champions League group game
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has said a win in their final Champions League group game is entirely for his players' confidence, and he 'doesn't give a s***' about winning for himself.
Barcelona have had to put their disappointment of conceding a late equaliser in El Clasico behind them as they gear up for midweek Champions League action.
Fernando Torres fit to face Bayern Munich after hip injury in Atletico Madrid Champions League boost
Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres has recovered from a hip problem and been given the all-clear to play in Tuesday's Champions League game at Bayern Munich.
Sevilla star Samir Nasri handed boost after returning to training ahead of Lyon Champions League showdown
Sevilla midfielder Samir Nasri has returned to training and is a step closer to making his comeback when his team plays at Lyon in Wednesday's Champions League game.
Manchester United icon Ryan Giggs labels City boss Pep Guardiola 'the manager of this generation' – and claims he nearly made him retire five seasons early
Ryan Giggs has revealed that Pep Guardiola almost indirectly ended his career, after the Spanish coach's Barcelona side beat United in the 2009 Champions League final in Rome.
UEFA confirm minute's silence ahead of Champions League and Europa League ties for Chapecoense air crash
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said in an official statement: 'This tragedy has shaken the world of football, and we would like to send our support to all of those affected by it.'
Premier League clubs are becoming known for SEM (Stupid English Money) rather than winning in Europe... it's time they explained why
ROB DRAPER: . The decline of the Premier League and the rise of the European super clubs has been well documented in recent years. And so-called 'Stupid English Money' is partly to blame.
Atletico Madrid fan suing UEFA for £14,00 for moral damages and losses after claiming Sergio Ramos scored for Real Madrid from offside position in Champions League
An Atletico Madrid supporter is suing UEFA for £1,400 damages and losses after Sergio Ramos scored a controversial goal for their bitter rivals Real Madrid in last season's Champions League final.
Jose Mourinho’s failing Manchester United team are already eight points behind the top four… no Champions League football again will cost them more than £40million
United find themselves not only 11 points behind top but a worrying eight below fourth-placed Arsenal. Champions League qualification was the minimum expected of Mourinho this season.
Moise Kean to stay at Juventus and sign his first professional deal so he can 'explode into a beast'
Yet to sign a professional deal, Kean could walk away from Turin with any new club only paying a compensatory fee. However, the youngster now looks poised to pen a deal with the Old Lady.
Thomas Muller mis-firing for Bayern Munich raises questions over his role in Carlo Ancelotti's side... why has the great poacher stopped scoring?
KIT HOLDEN: For many years, Thomas Muller's love of scoring, his ability to change a game with a goal, was relentless. Striking 155 times in 370 games for Bayern Munich, it never stopped mullering.