Diego Costa's fitness is causing Jose Mourinho a selection headache at Chelsea.

Costa's dodgy hamstrings concern Jose

Perhaps there might just be a chink in Chelsea's seemingly impenetrable armour.

While the Blues have started the season in blistering fashion thanks largely in part to Diego Costa's goal,...

 AS Roma's forward of Ivory Coast Gervinho celebrates after scoring one of his two goals against Moscow CSKA.

Watch Gervinho, Totti destroy Moscow CSKA in their Champions League opener

Forward Gervinho and 37-year-old captain Francesco Totti...

Porto's French-born Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi celebrates after scoring one of his three goals against BATE.

Watch Brahimi score a hat-trick as Porto stroll to Champions League win over BATE

Algeria midfielder Yacine Brahimi scored a hat-trick to help Porto crush blunder-prone BATE Borisov 6-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday, their biggest-ever win in the competition.


Bayern Munich's defender Jerome Boateng celebrates after scoring a goal in the first leg UEFA Champions League Group E football match against Manchester City in Munich.

Joe Hart saves and saves, but last-gasp Boateng goal hands Bayern win over City

For 89 minutes, Manchester City held out in the Allianz Arena.

It was the 90th minute that proved critical. Jerome Boateng’s late strike, crashed home against his former employers, was...

Vincent Kompany believes it is time for Manchester City to show that they can compete with Europe's best in the Champions League.

Kompany: Time to step up, City

Vincent Kompany believes Manchester City have accrued enough experience to start challenging for the Champions League title.

The Blues are about to embark on their fourth campaign in Europe...

Bayern Munich midfielder Franck Ribery will not face Manchester City in the Champions League due to injury.

Ribery ruled out of City clash

Franck Ribery will not play in Bayern Munich's Champions League opener against Manchester City due to injury.

The Frenchman was on target for the Bundesliga champions when he returned from...

Juventus forward Carlos Tevez celebrates after scoring against Malmo in their Champions League football tie.

Tevez hits Juve brace to end five-year Champions League drought

Carlos Tevez ended his five-year Champions League goal drought with a second-half brace to give Juventus...

 Real Madrid's Colombian midfielder James Rodriguez (R) scores past Basel's goalkeeper Tomas Vaclik.

Champions League holders Real back on song with 5-1 rout of Basel

Holders Real Madrid chased away some of their early-season blues when Gareth Bale scored the pick of the goals in a 5-1 rout of FC Basel in their Champions League Group B opener on Tuesday.

Liverpool's Steven Gerrard celebrates after scoring a penalty against Ludogorets in added time to give the Reds a 2-1 win in their Champions League soccer match at Anfield.

Liverpool score dramatic Champions League win over newcomers Ludogorets

Steven Gerrard converted a last-gasp penalty as Liverpool scored a dramatic 2-1 win over debutants Ludogorets of Bulgaria with all three goals coming in the last 12 minutes of their Champions...

Champions League: Arsenal swept aside 2-0 by Dortmund

Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0 

Arsenal took exactly what they deserved from their first Champions League game of the season: Nothing. Swept aside by Borussia Dortmund, they can only...