Manchester United FC's Wayne Rooney hopes that the English champions' win against Real Sociedad de Fútbol can kickstart their stuttering start to the season, as the Spanish side vowed to continue to "fight" in their remaining games.
Ramos: Still room for improvement
After defeating Juventus, Real Madrid CF's Sergio Ramos admitted that there was room for improvement but that his team were on track for their target of qualification from the group stage, while Fernando Llorente revealed the Italian side were "staying calm" in their bid for the same goal.
Ribéry pleased with Bayern 'desire'
FC Bayern München's Franck Ribéry and Toni Kroos were delighted at a victory that showed their "desire and concentration" as they overcame FC Viktoria Plzeň 5-0, while the Czech side revealed their target is the UEFA Europa League.
Ibrahimović joy after PSG romp
Four-goal Zlatan Ibrahimović told UEFA.com that his Paris Saint-Germain FC team "are better than last year" as they continued their bid for UEFA Champions League glory with a 5-0 win against RSC Anderlecht, whose captain Guillaume Gillet was left to reflect on "a world of difference" between the sides.
Fernandinho praises City team effort
Fernandinho put Manchester City FC’s 2-1 win at PFC CSKA Moskva down to a dedicated effort and a great late save from “one of the best goalkeepers in the world.” Zoran Tošić gave the hosts’ perspective to UEFA.com.
Press conference: Manuel Pellegrini and Yaya Touré (Man. City)
Press conference: David Moyes and Jonny Evans (Man. United)
Torres joy as Chelsea get back on track
Chelsea FC's two-goal hero, Fernando Torres, told UEFA.com that his side's victory against FC Schalke 04 had "made up" for their matchday three defeat against FC Basel 1893, while Schalke's Julian Draxler admitted "the cleverer team won".
Milan and Barcelona happy with point
AC Milan captain Riccardo Montolivo told UEFA.com he was happy to take a point against FC Barcelona whose Adriano also hailed "an important result" after the 1-1 draw in Italy.
Behrami delight at 'fantastic' Napoli
Valon Behrami was left purring over a "fantastic performance" after SSC Napoli defeated Olympique de Marseille 2-1, a loss that the French side's Benoît Cheyrou admitted showed "work needs to be done to improve".
Şahin's Dortmund delight
Borussia Dortmund's Nuri Şahin hailed a "massive" away victory at Arsenal FC, a result that left the English side's Aaron Ramsey setting his team the challenge of needing "to get back to winning ways".
Press conference: José Mourinho and John Terry (Chelsea)
Press Conference: Frank De Boer (Ajax), Neil Lennon and Giorgios Samaras (Celtic)
Press conference: Jürgen Klopp (Dortmund), Arsène Wenger and Wojciech Szczęsny (Arsenal)
Real Sociedad relishing Champions League return
After ten years away Real Sociedad de Fútbol are approaching their UEFA Champions League return “with excitement” and are “very proud of competing against the best teams in Europe again”.
Leverkusen's Kiessling making up for lost time
Savouring Bayer 04 Leverkusen's UEFA Champions League comeback, Stefan Kiessling spoke to UEFA.com about coach Sami Hyypiä and the BayArena atmosphere.
Piovaccari out to repay Steaua ‘confidence’
FC Steaua București striker Federico Piovaccari told UEFA.com that he wants to repay the confidence coach Laurenţiu Reghecampf has placed in him and is “convinced” the club can make their mark on this season’s UEFA Champions League.
Former champions look ahead to ‘important test’
Ahead of the first UEFA Champions League meeting between Real Madrid CF and Juventus in five years, Antonio Conte and Carlo Ancelotti look forward to a mouthwatering clash.