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Champions League: Who Needs What To Qualify For The Last 16?

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With just one more round of Champions League group stage matches to get through, the knockout stages are already beginning to take shape. In all, eight of the last sixteen have all been determined, with the final places being taken in matchday six next month. Of the British contingent, three are safely through, two still have a bit of work …

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Liverpool And Celtic Discover Champions League Playoff Opponents

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Liverpool and Celtic are a two-legged tie from returning to the Champions League group stages. The draw for the playoff round took place on Friday morning and despite the fact that both British sides were seeded, there were still a few potentially awkward opponents to be navigated past. Both sides were, however, seeded in the draw, which meant that that …

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Liverpool Have Rejected An £11m Bid For Defender Alberto Moreno

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 24: Alberto Moreno of Liverpool looks on during the International Friendly match between Sydney FC and Liverpool FC at ANZ Stadium on May 24, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt Blyth/Getty Images)

In a move that could be considered cutting off their nose to spite their face, Liverpool have rejected an £11m bid for left-back Alberto Moreno. The Times have reported on Thursday morning that as Jurgen Klopp’s side prepare to welcome one player from Serie A in the form of Mohamed Salah, they have turned down the chance to send a player …

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Work Ethic Central For Conte And His Dominant Chelsea Team

Chelsea, as a collective, have undergone an incredible change this season. However, it is the change of individuals within the team that offer the starkest example of Conte’s huge impact. Upon joining Chelsea last summer, the Italian’s first press conference was notable for one reason in particular, namely the emphasis he placed on a strong work ethic. Indeed, Conte used …

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Arsenal, Leicester And Man City Discover Their Champions League Last 16 Opponents

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: The Arsenal team celebrate after Marco Verratti of PSG (not pictured) scored a own goal for Arsenal's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Arsenal FC and Paris Saint-Germain at the Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal, Leicester City and Manchester City, the three remaining Premier League sides, discovered their fate at the Champions League first knockout round draw took place on Monday morning. The former two won their respective groups, with the latter coming in behind Barcelona in theirs, but in a group stage that saw the likes of Bayern Munich and Real Madrid placed …

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