• Mixed feelings for Drogba on return
    Mixed feelings for Drogba on return
    Didier Drogba admitted that he had mixed feelings after his return to Chelsea FC with Galatasaray AŞ, as the “great feeling” of coming back to Stamford Bridge was tinged with disappointment after his current club were eliminated from this season’s UEFA Champions League.

    Mixed feelings for Drogba on return

    Didier Drogba admitted that he had mixed feelings after his return to Chelsea FC with Galatasaray AŞ, as the “great feeling” of coming back to Stamford Bridge was tinged with disappointment after his current club were eliminated from this season’s UEFA Champions League.
    0:25
    Wednesday 19 March 2014 9.16CET
  • Chelsea joy at ‘comfortable’ win
    Chelsea joy at ‘comfortable’ win
    Chelsea FC defender Gary Cahill said that he felt his team achieved a “comfortable” victory against Galatasaray AŞ as they eased into the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals with a 3-1 aggregate success.

    Chelsea joy at ‘comfortable’ win

    Chelsea FC defender Gary Cahill said that he felt his team achieved a “comfortable” victory against Galatasaray AŞ as they eased into the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals with a 3-1 aggregate success.
    1:10
    Wednesday 19 March 2014 9.15CET
  • Chelsea and Galatasaray speak to media
    Chelsea and Galatasaray speak to media
    Chelsea FC's José Mourinho and Gary Cahill and Galatasaray AŞ's Roberto Mancini and Didier Drogba speak to the media ahead of the sides' round of 16 UEFA Champions League second-leg meeting.

    Chelsea and Galatasaray speak to media

    Chelsea FC's José Mourinho and Gary Cahill and Galatasaray AŞ's Roberto Mancini and Didier Drogba speak to the media ahead of the sides' round of 16 UEFA Champions League second-leg meeting.
    6:34
    Tuesday 18 March 2014 12.41CET
  • Hazard flourishing under Mourinho's wing
    Hazard flourishing under Mourinho's wing
    "The best young player in the world" according to José Mourinho, Chelsea FC forward Eden Hazard feels he and his manager have "a nice chapter to write together" at the club.

    Hazard flourishing under Mourinho's wing

    "The best young player in the world" according to José Mourinho, Chelsea FC forward Eden Hazard feels he and his manager have "a nice chapter to write together" at the club.
    2:50
    Monday 17 March 2014 9.58CET
  • Drogba awaits emotional Chelsea return
    Drogba awaits emotional Chelsea return
    Didier Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge for the first time since leaving Chelsea FC in May 2012 when Galatasaray SK visit in the UEFA Champions League round of 16, a night that the Ivorian admits he is approaching with a sense of "apprehension".

    Drogba awaits emotional Chelsea return

    Didier Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge for the first time since leaving Chelsea FC in May 2012 when Galatasaray SK visit in the UEFA Champions League round of 16, a night that the Ivorian admits he is approaching with a sense of "apprehension".
    3:36
    Saturday 15 March 2014 9.30CET
  • Eto'o: 'Advantage' Chelsea after draw
    Eto'o: 'Advantage' Chelsea after draw
    Chelsea FC's Samuel Eto'o said that he feels the English club have "an advantage" going into the second leg of their tie with Galatasaray AŞ after the 1-1 draw in Turkey, and hopes that their fans will be their "12th man" in London.

    Eto'o: 'Advantage' Chelsea after draw

    Chelsea FC's Samuel Eto'o said that he feels the English club have "an advantage" going into the second leg of their tie with Galatasaray AŞ after the 1-1 draw in Turkey, and hopes that their fans will be their "12th man" in London.
    0:50
    Thursday 27 February 2014 9.20CET
  • Sneijder retains Galatasaray hope
    Sneijder retains Galatasaray hope
    Galatasaray AŞ "still have a chance" Wesley Sneijder told UEFA.com after their 1-1 first-leg draw against Chelsea FC in Turkey, whilst bemoaning the fact that they could not respond to Chelsea's early goal sooner.

    Sneijder retains Galatasaray hope

    Galatasaray AŞ "still have a chance" Wesley Sneijder told UEFA.com after their 1-1 first-leg draw against Chelsea FC in Turkey, whilst bemoaning the fact that they could not respond to Chelsea's early goal sooner.
    1:06
    Thursday 27 February 2014 9.04CET
  • Galatasaray and Chelsea speak to press
    Galatasaray and Chelsea speak to press
    Watch the thoughts of Roberto Mancini, Wesley Sneijder, José Mourinho and Petr Čech as they spoke to the media ahead of the round of 16 first leg encounter between Galtatasaray AŞ and Chelsea FC.

    Galatasaray and Chelsea speak to press

    Watch the thoughts of Roberto Mancini, Wesley Sneijder, José Mourinho and Petr Čech as they spoke to the media ahead of the round of 16 first leg encounter between Galtatasaray AŞ and Chelsea FC.
    5:41
    Wednesday 26 February 2014 11.05CET
  • Last-16 draw conjures fascinating ties
    Last-16 draw conjures fascinating ties
    Involving seven former winners, the round of 16 draw for the UEFA Champions League threw up some intriguing ties as four-times champions FC Barcelona were drawn against Manchester City FC while holders FC Bayern München face Arsenal FC.

    Last-16 draw conjures fascinating ties

    Involving seven former winners, the round of 16 draw for the UEFA Champions League threw up some intriguing ties as four-times champions FC Barcelona were drawn against Manchester City FC while holders FC Bayern München face Arsenal FC.
    3:27
    Monday 16 December 2013 17.31CET
  • Melo confident ahead of Juventus reunion
    Melo confident ahead of Juventus reunion
    "We can do it," Felipe Melo told UEFA.com as Galatasaray AŞ prepare to face his former club Juventus needing a win to reach the UEFA Champions League round of 16.

    Melo confident ahead of Juventus reunion

    "We can do it," Felipe Melo told UEFA.com as Galatasaray AŞ prepare to face his former club Juventus needing a win to reach the UEFA Champions League round of 16.
    2:56
    Monday 9 December 2013 12.53CET
  • Arbeloa: Madrid ‘hungry’ for more
    Arbeloa: Madrid ‘hungry’ for more
    Real Madrid CF’s Álvaro Arbeloa told UEFA.com that his side are “developing” and “hungry” after their victory against Galatasaray AȘ ensured that they would finish Group B as winners, while Felipe Melo still has belief that his team can join them in the next stage.

    Arbeloa: Madrid ‘hungry’ for more

    Real Madrid CF’s Álvaro Arbeloa told UEFA.com that his side are “developing” and “hungry” after their victory against Galatasaray AȘ ensured that they would finish Group B as winners, while Felipe Melo still has belief that his team can join them in the next stage.
    1:32
    Thursday 28 November 2013 9.54CET
  • Mancini ‘confident’ of Galatasaray success
    Mancini ‘confident’ of Galatasaray success
    Galatasaray AŞ coach Robert Mancini told UEFA.com that you can “never say never” as he revealed that he is optimistic that the club can make still their mark on the UEFA Champions League this season.

    Mancini ‘confident’ of Galatasaray success

    Galatasaray AŞ coach Robert Mancini told UEFA.com that you can “never say never” as he revealed that he is optimistic that the club can make still their mark on the UEFA Champions League this season.
    3:23
    Wednesday 20 November 2013 9.55CET
  • Braaten thankful for home comforts
    Braaten thankful for home comforts
    Daniel Braaten told UEFA.com that FC København played at a significantly higher level at home than in the reverse fixture in Istanbul with Didier Drogba looking forward to the last two matchdays in the race for qualification.

    Braaten thankful for home comforts

    Daniel Braaten told UEFA.com that FC København played at a significantly higher level at home than in the reverse fixture in Istanbul with Didier Drogba looking forward to the last two matchdays in the race for qualification.
    1:33
    Wednesday 6 November 2013 9.46CET
  • Press conference: Roberto Mancini (Galatasaray) and Ståle Solbakken (København)
    Press conference: Roberto Mancini (Galatasaray) and Ståle Solbakken (København)
  • København lifted by Parken surroundings
    København lifted by Parken surroundings
    After successive away losses in Group B, FC København host Galatasaray AŞ on Tuesday in a stadium where goalkeeper Johan Wiland says the Lions always feel "strong".

    København lifted by Parken surroundings

    After successive away losses in Group B, FC København host Galatasaray AŞ on Tuesday in a stadium where goalkeeper Johan Wiland says the Lions always feel "strong".
    4:14
    Thursday 31 October 2013 15.36CET
  • Quagliarella 'disappointed' after Juventus draw
    Quagliarella 'disappointed' after Juventus draw
    Juventus' Fabio Quagliarella told UEFA.com he felt Juventus 'deserved victory' after their draw against Galatasaray AŞ, whose Didier Drogba was left 'satisfied' at taking away a point.

    Quagliarella 'disappointed' after Juventus draw

    Juventus' Fabio Quagliarella told UEFA.com he felt Juventus 'deserved victory' after their draw against Galatasaray AŞ, whose Didier Drogba was left 'satisfied' at taking away a point.
    1:43
    Thursday 3 October 2013 11.24CET
  • Press conference: Didier Drogba (Galatasaray)
    Press conference: Didier Drogba (Galatasaray)

    Press conference: Didier Drogba (Galatasaray)

    1:43
    Tuesday 17 September 2013 15.13CET
  • Real Madrid reaction
    Real Madrid reaction
    After reaching the UEFA Champions League semi-finals for the third year running with a 5-3 aggregate win over Galatasaray AŞ, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gonzalo Higuaín both stressed the importance of Real Madrid CF going one step further than in 2011 and 2012.

    Real Madrid reaction

    After reaching the UEFA Champions League semi-finals for the third year running with a 5-3 aggregate win over Galatasaray AŞ, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gonzalo Higuaín both stressed the importance of Real Madrid CF going one step further than in 2011 and 2012.
    1:35
    Wednesday 10 April 2013 8.51CET
  • Galatasaray reaction
    Galatasaray reaction
    There was pride mixed with a sense of what might have been for Felipe Melo and Hamit Altıntop after Galatasaray AŞ bowed out of the UEFA Champions League with a stirring victory over Real Madrid CF.

    Galatasaray reaction

    There was pride mixed with a sense of what might have been for Felipe Melo and Hamit Altıntop after Galatasaray AŞ bowed out of the UEFA Champions League with a stirring victory over Real Madrid CF.
    1:28
    Wednesday 10 April 2013 8.48CET
  • Press conference: José Mourinho (Real Madrid)
    Press conference: José Mourinho (Real Madrid)

    Press conference: José Mourinho (Real Madrid)

    0:52
    Tuesday 9 April 2013 10.55CET
  • Drogba enjoying Galatasaray 'adventure'
    Drogba enjoying Galatasaray 'adventure'
    "This is something very exciting," said Didier Drogba, as the hero of last year's final hopes to repeat his feat with new club Galatasaray AŞ as they look to overturn a three-goal deficit.

    Drogba enjoying Galatasaray 'adventure'

    "This is something very exciting," said Didier Drogba, as the hero of last year's final hopes to repeat his feat with new club Galatasaray AŞ as they look to overturn a three-goal deficit.
    4:42
    Monday 8 April 2013 9.01CET
  • Ramos urges restraint at Madrid
    Ramos urges restraint at Madrid
    Sergio Ramos told Champions Matchday that Real Madrid CF cannot "set off fireworks just yet" but spirits are high ahead of the quarter-final second leg with Galatasaray AŞ.

    Ramos urges restraint at Madrid

    Sergio Ramos told Champions Matchday that Real Madrid CF cannot "set off fireworks just yet" but spirits are high ahead of the quarter-final second leg with Galatasaray AŞ.
    4:25
    Saturday 6 April 2013 9.00CET
  • Galatasaray reaction
    Galatasaray reaction
    Despite a 3-0 defeat for Galatasaray AŞ in the first-leg of their quarter-final tie at Real Madrid CF, Felipe Melo and Emmanuel Eboué told UEFA.com that they believe their side can still make the last 4.

    Galatasaray reaction

    Despite a 3-0 defeat for Galatasaray AŞ in the first-leg of their quarter-final tie at Real Madrid CF, Felipe Melo and Emmanuel Eboué told UEFA.com that they believe their side can still make the last 4.
    1:33
    Thursday 4 April 2013 9.31CET
  • Real Madrid reaction
    Real Madrid reaction
    Sergio Ramos told UEFA.com of his delight at Real Madrid CF’s 3-0 quarter-final first-leg victory over Galatasaray AŞ, while Ángel Di María added that it was a “great” result for his club.

    Real Madrid reaction

    Sergio Ramos told UEFA.com of his delight at Real Madrid CF’s 3-0 quarter-final first-leg victory over Galatasaray AŞ, while Ángel Di María added that it was a “great” result for his club.
    1:11
    Thursday 4 April 2013 9.29CET
  • Press conference: Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray)
    Press conference: Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray)

    Press conference: Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray)

    0:54
    Wednesday 3 April 2013 10.04CET
  • Khedira: German system 'bears fruit' in Europe
    Khedira: German system 'bears fruit' in Europe
    Sami Khedira is glad to see two Bundesliga sides in the last eight for the first time since 2002, the Germany player telling UEFA.com: "The academies and league give great education."

    Khedira: German system 'bears fruit' in Europe

    Sami Khedira is glad to see two Bundesliga sides in the last eight for the first time since 2002, the Germany player telling UEFA.com: "The academies and league give great education."
    4:04
    Monday 1 April 2013 9.20CET
  • Wary Madrid give Galatasaray full attention
    Wary Madrid give Galatasaray full attention
    As Galatasaray AŞ midfielder Hamit Altıntop looks ahead to a reunion, the message from the Real Madrid CF camp is clear: underestimate the Turkish outfit at your peril.

    Wary Madrid give Galatasaray full attention

    As Galatasaray AŞ midfielder Hamit Altıntop looks ahead to a reunion, the message from the Real Madrid CF camp is clear: underestimate the Turkish outfit at your peril.
    2:05
    Friday 15 March 2013 17.15CET
  • Galatasaray reaction
    Galatasaray reaction
    Hamit Altıntop told UEFA.com that it felt ‘strange’ to have scored against his former club as Galatasaray AŞ eliminated FC Schalke 04 4-3 on aggregate, whilst Nordin Amrabat praised his club’s supporters after the Turkish side progressed to the quarter-finals

    Galatasaray reaction

    Hamit Altıntop told UEFA.com that it felt ‘strange’ to have scored against his former club as Galatasaray AŞ eliminated FC Schalke 04 4-3 on aggregate, whilst Nordin Amrabat praised his club’s supporters after the Turkish side progressed to the quarter-finals
    1:18
    Wednesday 13 March 2013 9.54CET

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