CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Davide Zappacosta has “no doubt” that his home Chelsea debut was the best night of his career, describing it as “beautiful chaos”.
Jose Callejon fears the defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk shows “opponents study how Napoli play and know our systems.”
Paulo Fonseca believes Shakhtar Donetsk “deserve credit for annulling Napoli’s strong points” in a 2-1 Champions League win.
Arkadiusz Milik admits Napoli stepped up a gear when Dries Mertens came on, but “the first half was really, really bad” against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Maurizio Sarri warns “this was the third game in a row we’ve started badly” and explained his Napoli choices against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Allan admits Napoli “are more stretched out and lost our shape” after a 2-1 Champions League defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk.
Lorenzo Insigne said Napoli will “see what mistakes we made so we can correct them” after a 2-1 defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk.
Napoli paid the price for poor finishing and Pepe Reina errors as they suffered a shock 2-1 Champions League defeat at Shakhtar Donetsk.
Ukraine Coach Andriy Shevchenko is excited as Napoli take on Shakhtar Donetsk tonight. “It will be great to watch.”
Raul Albiol said Napoli “worked hard to get back into the Champions League, so now we want to win” away to Shakhtar Donetsk.
Napoli start Arkadiusz Milik with Lorenzo Insigne, resting Dries Mertens, in their Champions League opener with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Join us for all the build-up and action from the Champions League as Napoli visit Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine.
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has avoided disciplinary action for a rude gesture to Barcelona fans last night.
Juventus have announced that Mattia De Sciglio suffered no “serious injuries” against Barcelona, but he’ll be monitored in the coming days.
Former FIGC President Giancarlo Abete believes the gap between Spain and Italy has been exaggerated.
Davide Zappacosta admits he intended his wonder strike during Chelsea’s 6-0 thrashing of Qarabag on Tuesday to be a cross.
Mattia De Sciglio reportedly sprained his ankle during Juventus’ 3-0 defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Former Sampdoria and Torino man Graeme Souness claims ex-Juventus star Paul Pogba “a bit of a YouTuber”, who should look to Marouane Fellaini.
Goalkeeper Alisson believes Roma “must learn how to read games better” after their stalemate with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday.
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta believes Andres Iniesta will remain a Barcelona player next season.
Jordi Alba hailed Barcelona after their “prestigious victory” over Juventus on Tuesday but insisted the Bianconeri remain “a great team.”
Roma President James Pallotta admitted “I’m not happy” after the Giallorossi’s goalless draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday.
Thomas Partey says Atletico Madrid “tried everything possible” to beat Roma on Tuesday but admits “it’s not an easy place to play.”
Andres Iniesta believes Barcelona playing as “a team” contributed to them “controlling” Juventus in their 3-0 win on Tuesday.
Rodrigo Bentancur said Leo Messi is “from another planet” after Juventus lost 3-0 to Barcelona with the Argentine’s brace.
Gonzalo Higuain risks a Champions League ban after he was spotted making a lewd gesture at Barcelona fans during the Juventus defeat.
A man of the match performance from Alisson, as Football Italia rates Roma’s showing against Atletico Madrid.
Ernesto Valverde celebrated Barcelona’s 3-0 victory over Juventus as a new Champions League beginning. “We beat the finalists of last season.”
It was a disappointing night for Juventus, especially in defence, as Football Italia rate the performance in Barcelona.
Radja Nainggolan urged Roma fans to have “patience, as we are not robots” following a 0-0 Champions League draw with Atletico Madrid.