Bayern’s best-laid plans unravel in PSG rout

PARIS (Reuters) – Bayern Munich had a plan to beat Paris St Germain, but it was dead in the water a couple of minutes into their Champions League encounter after they conceded a goal that threw them off balance, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Wednesday. Ancelotti left wingers Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery on the…

Tottenham to play Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund in Champions League group stage

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE DRAW ROUND-UP Group A: Benfica, Manchester United, Basel, CSKA Moscow Group B: Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Anderlecht, Celtic Group C: Chelsea, Atletico Madrid, Roma, Qarabag Group D: Juventus, Barcelona, Olympiakos, Sporting Group E: Spartak Moscow, Sevilla, Liverpool, Maribor Group F: Shakhtar Donetsk, Manchester City, Napoli, Feyenoord Group G: Monaco, Porto, Besiktas, RB Leipzig Group H: Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Tottenham, Apoel

Real Madrid show their greatness

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid retained the Champions League in scintillating style by overwhelming Juventus in Cardiff. Real’s record 12th triumph in this competition – and third in four seasons – was predictably orchestrated by Ronaldo, who has now scored in three different Champions League finals. Ronaldo stopped a bright Juve opening in…