The U.S. Defense Secretary's itinerary to Eastern Europe was bound to anger Moscow, which announced it was shuttering its NATO mission and kicking NATO diplomats out of Moscow. "We don't have proper conditions for basic diplomatic activities," said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Moscow blames NATO for not being interested...
Real Madrid star Vinicius Junior has dedicated his brace against Shakhtar Donetsk to Carlo Ancelotti. Los Blancos comfortably defeated Shakhtar on Tuesday night in the Champions League, silencing the demons of last season when they lost twice against the Ukrainians. And Vinicius was superb in the game, scoring twice and...
Hryhoriy Shykyriavyi was a six-year-old kid from a poor family in 1932-1933, when his village was hit by the Holodomor, the genocidal famine of Ukrainians by the Soviet authorities, which killed millions. He recollects mass deaths of his fellow villagers and how his family survived off inedible horse sorel and some grains his father managed to find on a state-owned cropped field risking his life threatened by the Soviet draconian laws. His story is one of many eyewitness accounts gathered in the expeditions of the Holodomor Museum.
Gerard Piqué has become the joint highest scoring defender in Champions League history after netting against Dynamo Kyiv on Wednesday. His 16th goal in the competition pulls him level with Real Madrid’s Roberto Carlos, and one ahead of Sergio Ramos and Iván Helguera, with Dani Alves next on the list with 12.
Barcelona want to announce the renewal of Ansu Fati in the coming hours. Rafa Yuste, the vice-president, said that an agreement is imminent. It could even be done after the Champions League game with Dynamo Kiev, according to 'SER Catalunya'. Ansu Fati will stay at Barcelona and his new contract...
The hosts have been in poor defensive form this season and with a couple of important defenders missing there is value in opposing a Barca clean sheet. Barcelona welcome Dynamo Kyiv to Camp Nou on Wednesday evening on matchday three of the Champions League with Ronald Koeman's side already facing a crucial game at this early stage of the competition.
OCTOBER 20, 2021 – In 2014, Russia occupied and illegally annexed Crimea from Ukraine and then fomented a war in Eastern Ukraine that has so far killed 14,000 Ukrainians. In 2008, Russia invaded the Georgian provinces of South Ossetia and Abkhazia — 20 percent of the nation’s land mass. All...
Liverpool FC’s record is perfect even after the third day of the Champions League group stage. In the victory over Atlético Madrid, Antoine Griezmann initially played a positive role, and then wrongly played a leading role. Real Madrid are back on the right track, but the intimidating Sherif Tiraspol was defeated for the first time.
The La Liga side are yet to score in the Champions League after conceding six goals in their opening two games... Barcelona are to welcome Dinamo Kiev for their matchday three fixture of the UEFA Champions League, on Wednesday. Ronald Koeman's side are placed at the bottom of Group E...
Ronald Koeman passed the first of a series of tests that will keep him in the head coach role at FC Barcelona, or not, with Sunday's 3-1 victory over his former club Valencia. But far more important than that fixture is tonight's visit from Dynamo Kiev to the Camp Nou in the Champions League.
To launch their European campaign, the Portuguese Benfica Lisbon went to seek the 0-0 draw on the lawn of the Ukrainians of Dynamo Kiev. For the second day, Benfica struck a big blow by humiliating FC Barcelona, with a 3-0 home success which sinks the Blaugranas to last place in the group. For this third day of the Champions League, Benfica receives Bayern Munich in its Estadio de la Luz enclosure. Bayern Munich is riding on its historic European dynamic, the Bavarians having always been strong in this competition. Group leaders, Bayern have won both games, 0-3 at Camp Nou in Barcelona and 5-0 at home against Kiev. Always so impressive offensively, Bayern is one of the favorites.At what time and on which channel to watch the match? Benfica - Bayern can be watched on the beIN SPORTS 3 channel this Wednesday, October 20 at 9 p.m.
FC Barcelona has achieved its first three points in this Champions League. The Barça team beat Dinamo Kiev 1-0 at the Camp Nou and see qualification for the round of 16 a little less complicated. The game was quiet for Barça against a Kiev that barely looked into Ter Stegen’s...
Sahter Donetsk fans have taken the opportunity to say something “nice” if they greet Real Madrid because of the Champions League anyway. Florentino Bereznikclub president. The Ukrainians wanted to send a message to the sporting leader about the European Premier League, who was one of the main bosses of the idea and one of those who did not back down from the project despite the massive protests. Since this plan will exclude Sahtar from playing against high-quality teams – and of course the revenue that comes with it – it is understandable that Sahtar fans are upset. The following messages have been sent to Real Madrid: