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Ashley Young concedes that Manchester United have been left feeling disappointed and deflated after suffering a 3-1 defeat to arch-rivals Liverpool.

Ashley Young: Manchester United disappointed, deflated after Liverpool loss

Ashley Young concedes that Manchester United have been left feeling disappointed and deflated after suffering a 3-1 defeat to arch-rivals Liverpool.
The UEFA Champions League football cup is displayed prior to the draw for the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League football tournament at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon on December 17, 2018. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI - AFP)

Liverpool to face Bayern in Champions League round of 16

The UEFA Champions League last-16 draw held on Monday in Nyon delivered some fantastic matchups this season. Some of the biggest teams in Europe will face tough challenges to get to the next stage of the competition.
Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho awaits kick off in the Champions League group H football match between Manchester United and Juventus at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 23, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Manchester United to face Paris Saint-Germain in Champions League last 16

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United will take on French giants Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League, while Liverpool were drawn against fellow five-time winners Bayern Munich in Nyon on Monday

Patrick Vieira: Mario Balotelli ‘expects to be scoring on one leg’

Patrick Vieira is prepared to be patient in order to get the best out of Mario Balotelli as the striker works through his goal-scoring drought.
Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester United at The London Stadium, in east London on September 29, 2018. Ian KINGTON / AFP

Jose Mourinho: It doesn’t matter who Manchester United draw in Champions League

Jose Mourinho says he isn’t concerned about who his Manchester United side will draw in the Champions League last 16.
Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric kisses the trophy after receiving the 2018 FIFA Men's Ballon d'Or award. AFP-Getty Images

Luka Modric criticises Ballon d’Or gala snub by Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi

Ballon d’Or winner Luka Modric has criticised Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for choosing not to attend this month’s ceremony where he was given the award.
Rio Ferdinard Manchester United

Rio Ferdinard rules out Manchester United from winning Premiership and Champions League

Rio Ferdinand has ruled out any chances of Manchester United winning the 2018/2019 English Premier League and Uefa Champions League titles.
Sikiru Alimi

Sikiru Alimi: Gor Mahia can’t stop Lobi Stars

Lobi Stars attacker, Sikiru Alimi says Lobi Stars CAF champions league opponents Gor Mahia are not a pushover but insists his side want to make it into the group stage of the competition.
Arjen Robben will not play again in 2018 due to concerns about aggravating a thigh injury, Bayern Munich head coach Niko Kovac has confirmed.

Arjen Robben ruled out until 2019 as Bayern Munich seek to avoid serious injury

Arjen Robben will not play again in 2018 due to concerns about aggravating a thigh injury, Bayern Munich head coach Niko Kovac has confirmed.
Liverpool's players pose before the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE - AFP)

Liverpool face Manchester United as Manchester City look to get back into groove

Jose Mourinho faces a quandary as he prepares Manchester United for a trip to Premier League leaders Liverpool while Manchester City will be keen to show that last week’s Chelsea defeat was just a blip.
Laurent Koscielny

Young Arsenal side ease to final group with win over Qarabag

Laurent Koscielny played for the first time since May as Arsenal completed their near-perfect Europa League group stage with an easy win over Qarabag.

Arsene Wenger tips Zinedine Zidane for Premier League post amid ongoing Manchester United talk

Zinedine Zidane continues to spark speculation regarding a possible role at Manchester United and fellow Frenchman Arsene Wenger believes he should take a Premier League post.
Alisson Becker kept Liverpool's dream of another European Cup alive after the Brazilian goalkeeper made a dramatic save to deny Arkadiusz Milik a late equaliser at Anfield. Action Images

Alisson Becker splurge pays off as Liverpool reach last 16

Liverpool were saved the ignominy of an early Champions League elimination against Napoli by the slimmest of margins, as the huge money invested in goalkeeper Alisson Becker came good in a tense 1-0 win over the Italians.
Galatasaray

Henry Onyekuru’s Galatasaray drops to Europa League

Nigeria duo of Henry Onyekuru and Brian Idowu’s Galatasaray and Lokomotiv Moscow finished third and fourth respectively in Group D of 2018/2019 UEFA Champions League to confirm their elimination from the tournament.
Mohammed Salah Jurgen Klopp Liverpool

Mo Salah’s goal fires Liverpool into UEFA Champions League last 16

Mohamed Salah’s delightful first-half strike gave Liverpool a 1-0 win over Napoli at Anfield on Tuesday, an advance into the UEFA Champions League’s last 16 and the Italian side crashing out.
Henry Onyekuru celebrates another goal for Galatasaray

Henry Onyekuru, Bonaventure Dennis drop to UEFA Europa League

Henry Onyekuru and Bonaventure Dennis will now play in the UEFA Europa League after their respective teams finished third in their Champions League first round groups.
David Silva Getty Images

David Silva to miss few weeks with hamstring injury

Pep Guardiola has confirmed David Silva will miss “a few weeks” after picking up a hamstring injury in Manchester City’s defeat to Chelsea.
Arjen Robben. Photo by Adam Pretty-Getty Images

Bayern to play without injured Arjen Robben for Ajax clash

Veteran Dutch winger Arjen Robben will play no part in Bayern Munich’s Champions League clash at Ajax due to an ongoing knee injury, the Bundesliga giants said Tuesday.

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