CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Alex Sandro has urged Juventus to improve quickly after their 1-1 draw with Sporting CP in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Sporting CP boss Jorge Jesus claims Juventus paid €90m for Gonzalo Higuain “for nights like these” after his equaliser on Tuesday.
The British media focused on the Halloween night horror suffered by Antonio Conte’s Chelsea at the hands of Roma.
Pep Guardiola poured more praise on Napoli and warned they will make Manchester City “suffer like we’ve never suffered before.”
Thibaut Courtois could not explain the confusion in the Chelsea defence after their 3-0 Champions League defeat to Roma.
Roma thrashed Chelsea 3-0 at the Stadio Olimpico to move above the Premier League champions into top spot in Group C.
Juan Cuadrado acknowledges Juventus “got almost everything wrong” against Sporting, but still got a precious 1-1 draw.
Daniele De Rossi said Roma will relish their 3-0 victory over Chelsea for a long time and credited Coach Eusebio Di Francesco with the new attitude.
Juventus drew with Sporting, but the performance of Massimiliano Allegri’s side was far from convincing.
Antonio Conte confessed Roma “deserved to win, as they were hungrier. Chelsea must realise we’ve got to earn our daily bread.”
Eusebio Di Francesco warns “this is only the starting point for Roma” after they humiliated Premier League champions Chelsea 3-0.
Max Allegri confessed to being “disappointed” with Juventus after a 1-1 draw at Sporting. “The result was the only good thing about it.”
Stephan El Shaarawy said Roma’s 3-0 domination of Chelsea in the Champions League is “an evening you remember for your whole life.”
Gonzalo Higuain insisted “the important thing was not to lose” as Juventus earned a 1-1 Champions League draw away to Sporting.
Gonzalo Higuain struck late to snatch a very precious point after a disappointing Juventus performance away to Sporting in Lisbon.
Stephan El Shaarawy bagged a brace and Diego Perotti drilled in a scorcher as Roma crushed Chelsea 3-0 to go top of their Champions League group.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists the relative lack of changes this season represent “a show of strength” and praised Gonzalo Higuain.
David Silva believes Manchester City need to rely on “high intensity” to beat “really good team” Napoli at the Stadio San Paolo.
Roma director Monchi insists tonight’s clash with Chelsea is “the most important game of the Champions League group phase.”
Antonio Conte explained “it would be stupid” to risk N’Golo Kante, as the Chelsea midfielder is in the stands against Roma.
Kevin Strootman notes hosting Chelsea in a packed Stadio Olimpico is “the type of night” Roma players were waiting for in the Champions League.
Juventus cannot afford to slip up in their trip to Lisbon, as Juan Cuadrado and Mattia De Sciglio step in against Sporting.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola warns “we all know the game that awaits us” against Napoli at the Stadio San Paolo.
Roma look to Edin Dzeko, Diego Perotti and Stephan El Shaarawy, as Antonio Conte cannot count on N’Golo Kante for Chelsea.
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s Champions League games, as Roma host Antonio Conte’s Chelsea and Juventus are in Lisbon.
Napoli named their squad to face Manchester City in the Champions League, missing only Arkadiusz Milik.
Sporting CP have named their squad to face Juventus, with William Carvalho and Fabio Coentrao out.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri snaps at journalists for implying he’s “provincial”, and comparing him with Pep Guardiola.
Jose Callejon insists Napoli “don’t fear anyone” so they’ll face Manchester City “with the confidence to get three points”.
A group of Roma ultras attacked Chelsea supporters last night, with thankfully no serious injuries.