After a fine start to the season on the domestic and European front, Arsenal FC's Laurent Koscielny says the team have to keep their "winning philosophy" as they aim for UEFA Champions League glory.
Neymar happy to be latest Barça Brazilian star
Following a tradition of players that includes Ronaldinho, Rivaldo and Ronaldo, Neymar reveals how he is relishing the chance of being FC Barcelona's newest star from Brazil and how Daniel Alves is helping him adapt to life in Spain.
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.
Rooney delight at United display
Manchester United FC’s Wayne Rooney said that his side’s 5-0 win at Bayer 04 Leverkusen was “as good an away performance as you can get”, while the Bundesliga club’s Stefan Reinartz admitted United had “played excellently”.
Vidal's hat-trick 'dream'
Juventus' Arturo Vidal told UEFA.com that it was "a dream to score three goals" as his hat-trick helped the Italian club to a 3-1 win that moved them into second in Group B, while FC København's Thomas Kristensen said his side weren’t "clinical" enough as they bowed out of the competition.
Ibrahimović: 'Spirit' key to Paris win
Paris Saint-Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimović told UEFA.com that his side showed a "big spirit" as they overcame Olympiacos FC 2-1 to claim top spot in Group C, while the Greek club's Vladimír Weiss was still happy that his team have their destiny in their "own hands".
Kaká: Milan win was 'fundamental'
AC Milan's Kaká underlined the importance of his team's victory against Celtic FC to UEFA.com, a victory that puts qualification in their "own hands" while Celtic's Charlie Mulgrew was left to reflect on a "disappointing" campaign as the Scottish side bowed out.
Basel 'proud' after Chelsea double
FC Basel 1893's Fabian Schär told UEFA.com that his team was "proud and happy" after they defeated Chelsea FC for the second time in the group stage, a result that left the English side's Gary Cahill "disappointed" despite their qualification for the last-16.
Dortmund hail 'important' win
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus and captain Sebastian Kehl told UEFA.com of their delight that their UEFA Champions League fate was now "in their hands" following their victory against SSC Napoli.
Wilshere targets Arsenal top spot
After scoring both goals in Arsenal FC's victory against Olympique de Marseille, Jack Wilshere said the team were now "confident" of winning against SSC Napoli to finish top of Group F. Meanwhile, Marseille's Mario Lemina admitted his side had faced "the best team in the group".
Atlético satisfied, Zenit reflective
Raúl García told UEFA.com that Club Atlético de Madrid were happy with “a job well done” after their 1-1 draw in Russia, with FC Zenit’s Igor Smolnikov reflecting on the need to score first to change the pattern of their UEFA Champions League matches.
Isco relishing Madrid ‘challenge’
A new arrival at the Santiago Bernabéu this season, Isco tells UEFA.com how much he is enjoying playing at Real Madrid CF and being inspired by the influence of Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinédine Zidane.
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.
Atlético taking rise ‘step-by-step’
After an impressive start in this season’s UEFA Champions League Club Atlético de Madrid are making their mark on the big stage, but Arda Turan has vowed to treat “every game as if it was the final” as they try not to look too far ahead.
Klaassen delight as Ajax win renews hope
AFC Ajax’s Davy Klaassen told UEFA.com of his relief as his side overcame Celtic FC to rekindle their hopes of qualification, while the Scottish team’s Kris Commons bemoaned a "lack of belief" in Amsterdam.
Ramsey: 'Game plan' key to Arsenal success
Arsenal FC goalscorer Aaron Ramsey told UEFA.com that the English club's solid "game plan" was key to their victory against Borussia Dortmund, whose Marco Reus admitted they had been the "more effective" team.
Messi: Barcelona were 'superior'
Lionel Messi told UEFA.com that FC Barcelona were always in "control" as they secured qualification to the last 16 against AC Milan, whose Cristián Zapata said his side must "continue working hard" to try to gain their place too.
Eto’o thanks Mourinho after Chelsea win
Samuel Eto’o said the advice of manager José Mourinho was key as Chelsea FC moved closer to qualification against FC Schalke 04, whose Julian Draxler said he team “have to learn” from their defeat.
Zenit and Porto reflect on draw
Despite scoring to help his side draw 1-1 away at FC Zenit, FC Porto captain Lucho González was left disappointed by the final result in Russia, with Andrey Arshavin admitting to UEFA.com that his team were “lucky” to pick up a point.
Press Conference:Frank De Boer (Ajax) and Neil Lennon (Celtic)
Press conference: José Mourinho (Chelsea) and Kevin-Prince Boateng (Schalke)
Press conference: Arsène Wenger and Olivier Giroud (Arsenal)
Manolas proud of Olympiacos win
Kostas Manolas's 13th-minute header gave Olympiacos a win over SL Benfica that puts them second in Group C but he was quick to credit an outstanding display by Roberto for the success.
Ronaldo not focused on breaking records
He might have equalled the record number of goals in a UEFA Champions League group stage with his eighth strike in just four games, but Cristiano Ronaldo told UEFA.com that the Real Madrid CF team is more important than personal milestones. Fernando Llorente, meanwhile, was proud of the Juventus performance in earning a 2-2 draw.
Vidić points to United improvement
While both teams left the Estadio Anoeta convinced that they are improving their early season form it was, strangely, the Real Sociedad de Fútbol players, despite remaining anchored to the foot of Group A, who reflected greater satisfaction. Manchester United FC's Nemanja Vidić not only excelled but marked this down as the gold-standard for future defending from England's champions. Rubén Pardo also spoke to UEFA.com.
Negredo praises City teamwork
Álvaro Negredo did not hide his delight after a memorable night for Manchester City FC in the UEFA Champions League. He joined PFC CSKA Moskva’s Rasmus Elm in giving reaction to UEFA.com.
Anderlecht learn from their mistakes
RSC Anderlecht centre-back Cheikhou Kouyaté paid tribute to his team's "heart and fight" after they reacted to a 5-0 home loss against Paris Saint-Germain on matchday three by drawing 1-1 in France to collect a first point in Group C. Salvatore Sirigu also gave his thoughts to UEFA.com.
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.
Press conference: David Moyes (Man. United)
Press conference: Manuel Pellegrini and Pablo Zabaleta (Man. CIty)