The Champions League's best XI so far
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The Champions League's best XI so far

The duels for the Champions League quarterfinal stage have been drawn, but plenty of players have already left their mark on this season’s competition. Here, theScore fashions an…

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Manchester City smash 7 past Schalke to reach quarterfinals
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Manchester City smash 7 past Schalke to reach quarterfinals

Considering FC Schalke’s disappointing domestic performances this season, Manchester City seemed to make unnecessarily hard work of the opening leg in Gelsenkirchen. Tuesday’s reverse fixture was a very…

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Low: Boateng, Hummels, Muller will no longer be in Germany squad
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Low: Boateng, Hummels, Muller will no longer be in Germany squad

A trio of World Cup winners will no longer be considered for international selection. The Bayern Munich triumvirate of Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels, and Thomas Muller have apparently…

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Europa League roundup: Rennes stun Arsenal, Villarreal upset Zenit
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Europa League roundup: Rennes stun Arsenal, Villarreal upset Zenit

Rennes took a shocking 3-1 aggregate lead over Arsenal in the first leg of their last-16 Europa League encounter on Thursday, setting up what should be an exciting…

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Why VAR will rob football of its greatest moments
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Why VAR will rob football of its greatest moments

The grey areas of football’s rulebook were no clearer following Manchester United’s controversial last-gasp victory over Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday. theScore’s Daniel Rouse argues that VAR also sanitizes…

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3 takeaways from Tottenham's professional elimination of Dortmund
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3 takeaways from Tottenham's professional elimination of Dortmund

There was another Champions League match on Tuesday, you know. While the anarchy of Real Madrid’s round of 16 elimination at the hands of Ajax ensued at the…

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4 key matchups in the Champions League round of 16
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4 key matchups in the Champions League round of 16

Continental football is back. So, in anticipation of some alluring fixtures throughout Europe, theScore looks into the four most interesting one-on-one battles across the eight round-of-16 ties. Paul…

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Champions League predictions: Who will advance from the round of 16?
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Champions League predictions: Who will advance from the round of 16?

The Champions League round of 16 usually separates the contenders from the pretenders, with the likes of Barcelona and Bayern Munich routinely reaching the latter stages of the…

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Pressure rankings: Managers sitting on the hot seat across Europe
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Pressure rankings: Managers sitting on the hot seat across Europe

“Three defeats and you’re out.” While the Brazilian footballing proverb is hardly a steadfast rule, it does speak to the fickle nature of the sport and the perils…

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Migrants still exploited and abused in Qatar prior to World Cup, Amnesty says
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Migrants still exploited and abused in Qatar prior to World Cup, Amnesty says

Qatari football is back in the news for all the wrong reasons. In the wake of the national team’s 3-1 Asian Cup final win over Japan on Friday,…

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