Thiago Alcântara

Bayern Munich complains of unfair officiating — and policing — in Champions League loss to Real Madrid

To classify Tuesday’s Champions League quarterfinal between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid as chippy would be an understatement. Things in Madrid got downright ugly due to controversial officiating, as well as fan and reportedly even player run-ins with Spanish police. The game...

Bayern Munich trio confronted referee after Madrid loss

Bayern Munich’s trio of  Arturo Vidal, Robert Lewandowski and Thiago Alcantara reportedly stormed the referee’s dressing room following a defeat to Real Madrid that had moments of controversy last night. The Bavarians were beaten 4-2 by Real at the Bernabeu, going out of th...

Three Bayern stars storm ref's dressing room after Real defeat

Arturo Vidal had a frustrating night with a harsh sending-off (Picture: Getty) Bayern Munich stars Arturo Vidal, Robert Lewandowski and Thiago Alcantara are reported to have stormed into the referee’s dressing room following their controversial defeat to Real Madrid last night....

Soccer-Madrid see off Bayern in controversial thriller to reach semis

MADRID, April 18 (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick to send Real Madrid through to the Champions League semi-finals with a 4-2 extra-time win against 10-man Bayern Munich to seal a 6-3 aggregate victory in controversial circumstances. A bizarre Sergio Ramos own goa...

Soccer-Ronaldo double secures Real comeback win over Bayern

MUNICH, April 12 (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 goals in UEFA competitions when he struck twice as holders Real Madrid came from behind to win 2-1 at Bayern Mu...

Carlo Ancelotti is '100% certain' Renato Sanches will stay at Bayern

Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti remains resolute in his stance on keeping Renato Sanches at the Allianz Arena next season, insisting the midfielder is not for sale. The Portuguese starlet ...

Ancelotti praises Thiago's 'perfect performance' in Arsenal rout

Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti praised Thiago Alcantara’s display as the “perfect performance” as the Spaniard put Arsenal to the sword in a 5-1 win. Thiago was the outstanding indi...

Whirlwind Bayern rout sorry Arsenal

Thiago Alcantara struck twice and Arjen Robben, Robert Lewandowski and substitute Thomas Mueller were also on target as the Bavarians inflicted Arsenal's first defeat of the season in Europe's pr...

We collapsed, no excuses - Wenger

Munich - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admitted his side had "collapsed mentally" in their 5-1 Champions League rout by Bayern Munich on Wednesday. The under-pressure Frenchman said there wer...

‘We collapsed, no excuses’, says Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admitted his side had “collapsed mentally” in their 5-1 Champions League rout by Bayern Munich on Wednesday. The under-pressure Frenchman said there were no exc...

Ancelotti hails 'fantastic' Bayern after German giants crusg Arsenal

Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti heaped praised on his team after their 5-1 demolition of Arsenal in their Champions League round of 16 first leg on Wednesday following their most dominant per...