Watch five of the best hat-tricks scored in the UEFA Champions League, including efforts by Thierry Henry, Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Past picks on Team of the Year honour
As this year’s nominees are revealed, Manuel Neuer, Cristiano Ronaldo and Philipp Lahm reveal what it meant to them to be chosen in the UEFA.com users’ Team of the Year.
Sterling: Liverpool need to keep going
After drawing 2-2 with PFC Ludogorets Razgrad, Liverpool FC's Raheem Sterling told UEFA.com that "the key is to keep playing football" as the club look to secure their place in the last-16 on matchday six.
Bale joy at 'professional' Madrid
Real Madrid CF's Gareth Bale was happy that his side "got the job done" as they won 1-0 in Switzerland.
Cazorla: First goal was key
After securing their place in the last 16, Arsenal FC's Santi Cazorla told UEFA.com that getting the initiative early was "important" to their victory against Borussia Dortmund.
Messi joy on milestone night
After becoming the highest scoring player in UEFA Champions League history Lionel Messi told UEFA.com "it’s fantastic to achieve this record in this beautiful and important competition."
Vote for your Team of the Year
The nominees for the 2014 UEFA.com users' Team of the Year have been revealed. Pick your eleven now.
Hat-trick hero Agüero on City win
Despite scoring the three goals that helped Manchester City FC to a famous 3-2 victory against FC Bayern München, Sergio Agüero was keen to deflect praise from himself, saying it was a "big team effort".
Highlights: Second-half comebacks
Following RSC Anderlecht's remarkable recovery from 3-0 down to take a point against Arsenal FC on matchday four, we recall some of the other great second-half comebacks in UEFA Champions League history.
Fàbregas delight at Chelsea win
Chelsea FC's Cesc Fàbregas told UEFA.com that his side was "aggressive from the start" as they set the tone for an emphatic win against FC Schalke 04.
Ibrahimović: Patience key to Paris win
Paris Saint-Germain FC's Zlatan Ibrahimović told UEFA.com that "patience" was an important factor in his side's success against AFC Ajax and that he expects the team to improve in their upcoming games.
Zlatan: My Champions League story
He’s the only player to have scored for six different clubs in the competition – watch the great Zlatan Ibrahimović talk you through his UEFA Champions League journey.
Alonso on 'new challenge'
A UEFA Champions League winner with Liverpool FC and Real Madrid CF, Xabi Alonso talks to UEFA.com about the latest chapter in his illustrious career at FC Bayern München.
Highlights: Di Matteo's Chelsea glory
As FC Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo prepares to face Chelsea FC tonight, UEFA.com relives how he lead the Blues to UEFA Champions League success in 2012.