My worst moment as a coach", Zidane told a news conference. "I am angry with myself, not with my players", he said. Zidane's men started the match with a 1-0 aggregate lead but failed to make the most of it, going down 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu and being eliminated on goal difference.
However, a 94th-minute victor from former Manchester United winger Memphis Depay ensured that Lyon would climb up to second in the table , ending PSG's eight-match winning streak in the process. PSG's own attacking threat had diminished following the red card and they needed Areola to come to their rescue again with five minutes remaining when he parried Maxwel Cornet 's low shot away from goal.
Renewed interest in Athletic Bilbao centre-half Aymeric Laporte suggests Guardiola's meeting with Ferran Soriano and Txiki Begiristain is about to bear fruit in this area. Laporte, who was born in the Basque region of southern France, joined Bilbao in 2010 at the age of 16 and made his senior debut two years later in a Europa League fixture.
Britain's Kyle Edmund insists he is relishing the pressure of carrying the nation's hopes after continuing his surprise emergence from the shadow of Andy Murray by reaching the Australian Open semi-finals. The match is scheduled for 3.30am GMT (2.30pm local time in Melbourne ) on Tuesday, January 23. He reached his 11th grand slam quarter-final, tying Goran Ivanisevic for most quarter-final appearances at majors by a Croatian man.
The first leg fixture between the Premier League juggernauts turned out goalless. This game is crucial for Arsenal's season but I feel Chelsea will have just about enough to get by. And I think that, if I stay here, for this reason, it'll be because the club trusts in my work. One player comes in, one player goes out. Wenger has an outstanding record in the FA Cup with Arsenal - even though they crashed out of this season's competition earlier this month - but has never won the ...
The move represents a positive for both parties. Kenedy has made five senior appearances for Chelsea this season, all of them in the domestic cup competitions. The Italian also believes Kenedy is better equipped for Premier League football than during his unsuccessful spell at Watford last season. Kenedy will be ineligible for Newcastle's FA Cup fourth-round clash against Chelsea on Sunday, but could make his debut against Burnley at St James' Park next Wednesday.