CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Didier Deschamps insists Olympique Marseille expect “a different Inter” to face them in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Diego Milito and Dejan Stankovic should be available for next week’s Champions League tie between Inter and Marseille.
Former Milan ace Andriy Shevchenko has praised the Diavolo for the way they destroyed Arsenal in the Champions League.
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal’s hopes of knocking Milan out of the Champions League are all but gone. “Statistically it's too big a deficit.”
Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits “you don’t get to beat 4-0 Arsenal every day” and reveals why he let loose with such a loud celebration.
Massimiliano Allegri still wasn’t entirely content with Milan’s demolition of Arsenal, as “we could’ve won 6-0 and ought to take our chances.”
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny hailed Zlatan Ibrahimovic as “up there as one of the best strikers I've played against.”
Brace hero Robinho isn’t resting on his laurels, as he warns Milan “need the same grit in the second leg” after thrashing Arsenal 4-0.
Milan absolutely dominated Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League clash, winning 4-0 with Kevin-Prince Boateng, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and a Robinho brace.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti said “the important thing is not to leave Arsenal any space to run into and it’s crucial we do not concede.”
Milan have Kevin-Prince Boateng back with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Robinho against Robin Van Persie’s Arsenal tonight.
Walter Mazzarri’s appeal against a two-match Champions League ban was rejected, so he’ll miss both legs of Napoli-Chelsea.
Gennaro Gattuso accepts that Milan were right to leave him out of their Champions League squad.
Arsene Wenger is full of admiration for Zlatan Ibrahimovic ahead of preparing his Arsenal team to face the tall Swede’s Milan in the Champions League.
Milan stopper Thiago Silva has underlined that there is more to Arsenal than just Robin Van Persie.
Massimiliano Allegri is expecting Zlatan Ibrahimovic to make an impact in the Champions League tie against Arsenal.
Mathieu Flamini knows it will be tough for his Milan side to overcome former club Arsenal in the Champions League.
Milan have been encouraged by the return of a number first-team names to training ahead of the Champions League meeting with Arsenal this week.
Ahead of Milan facing Arsenal in the Last 16 this week, Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he is no longer preoccupied with winning the Champions League.
Milan’s injury crisis is easing in the lead-up to the Arsenal clash, as Alexandre Pato, Kevin-Prince Boateng and Alessandro Nesta resumed training today.
Milan have added Maxi Lopez, Djamel Mesbah and Stephan El Shaarawy to their Champions League squad.
Walter Mazzarri has been given a two-match ban by UEFA, meaning he’ll miss both Napoli’s legs against Chelsea.
Inter general manager Ernesto Paolillo admits the club must qualify for the Champions League “or we’d have to further reduce our budget.”
Playing and scoring in the Champions League was the highlight of 2011 for Napoli striker Edinson Cavani.
Didier Deschamps points out “the Treble-winning Inter is gone,” but Marseille are still concerned at the Champions League draw.
Carlo Ancelotti believes Milan are “superior to Arsenal,” while Napoli can eliminate Chelsea.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli is confident Milan, Napoli and Inter can progress in the Champions League. “They have the right mentality.”
Massimo Moratti warns Inter should not underestimate Olympique Marseille and confirms “it was obvious” the Calciopoli peace talks would be futile.
Both Andre Villas Boas and Arsene Wenger have told of the difficult draw respective Champions League opponents Napoli and Milan represent.
Napoli’s Marek Hamsik is relatively happy with the upcoming Champions League clash against Chelsea. “We wanted to avoid the Spanish.”