Welcome to the number one internet resource for everything relating to the history of the leading club competition in the world. The European Cup, or Champions League as it is now known, has risen from humble beginnings to become the dominant competition in the world club football calendar. Over the past 60 years, there have been many great teams, players and managers who have made their names in the European Cup and you can read about them all here as well as all the good and bad events that have occurred over the duration of this great event.

On this site you can now find information on each European Cup season with the full detailed story of every competition up to the present day. You can read about the memorable matches, the controversies and the little known stories. There are also sections covering the European Cup records of all the clubs that have won this prestigious competition and the greatest players and managers to have graced the European Cup. And you can also keep up to date with the latest Champions League news before it too becomes European Cup history!


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2018/19 Champions League Play Off Round

Benfica/Fenerbahce v PAOK Salonika/Spartak Moscow
Standard Liege/Ajax v Slavia Prague/Dynamo Kiev
Young Boys Berne v Astana/Dinamo Zagreb
Videoton/Malmo v Celtic/AEK Athens
Red Star Belgrade/Spartak Trnava v Shkendija/Salzburg
BATE Borisov/Qarabag v PSV Eindhoven

2018/19 Champions League 3rd Qualifying Round

Benfica 1-0 Fenerbahce
Slavia Prague 1-1 Dynamo Kiev
Standard Liege 2-2 Ajax
PAOK Salonika 3-2 Spartak Moscow
Astana 0-2 Dinamo Zagreb
Videoton 1-1 Malmo
Red Star Belgrade 1-1 Spartak Trnava
BATE Borisov 1-0 Qarabag
Shkendija 0-3 Salzburg
Celtic 1-1 AEK Athens

2018/19 Champions League 2nd Qualifying Round

PAOK Salonika 2-1, 3-0 FC Basel (PAOK Salonika win 5-1 on aggregate)
Ajax 2-0, 3-1 Sturm Graz (Ajax win 5-1 on aggregate)
Astana 2-1, 0-0 Midtylland (Astana win 2-1 on aggregte)
Ludogorets 0-0, 0-1 Videoton (Videoton win 1-0 on aggregate)
Kukes 0-0, 0-3 Qarabag (Qarabag win 3-0 on aggregate)
CFR Cluj 0-1, 1-1 Malmo (Malmo win 2-1 on aggregate)
Dinamo Zagreb 5-0, 2-2 Hapoel Beer-Sheva (Dinamo Zagreb win 7-2 on aggregate)
Red Star Belgrade 3-0, 2-0 Suduva (Red Star Belgrade win 5-0 on aggregate)
BATE Borisov 0-0, 2-1 HJK Helsinki (BATE Borisov win 2-1 on aggregate)
Shkendija 1-0, 0-0 Sheriff (Shkendija win 1-0 on aggregate)
Legia Warsaw 0-2, 1-0 Spartak Trnava (Spartak Trnava win 2-1 on aggregate)
Celtic 3-1, 0-0 Rosenborg (Celtic win 3-1 on aggregate)

2018/19 Champions League 1st Qualifying Round

Torpedo Kutaisi 2-1, 0-3 Sheriff (Sheriff win 4-2 on aggregate)
Shkendija 5-0, 0-4 The New Saints (Shkendija win 5-4 on aggregate)
Suduva 3-1, 0-1 APOEL Nicosia (Suduva win 3-2 on aggregate)
Olimpija Ljubljana 0-1, 0-0 Qarabag (Qarabag win 1-0 on aggregate)
F91 Dudelange 1-1, 1-2 Videoton (Videoton win 3-2 on aggregate)
Drita 0-3, 0-2 Malmo (Malmo win 5-0 on aggregate)
HJK Helsinki 2-1, 3-1 Vikingur (HJK Helsinki win 5-2 on aggregate)
Ludogorets 7-0, 2-0 Crusaders (Ludogorets win 9-0 on aggregate)
Cork City 0-1, 0-3 Legia Warsaw (Legia Warsaw win 4-0 on aggregate)
Valur Reykjavik 1-0, 1-3 Rosenborg (Rosenborg win 3-2 on aggregate)
Kukes 0-0, 1-1 Valetta (1-1 on aggregate, Kukes win on away goals)
Flora Tallinn 1-4, 1-3 Hapoel Beer-Sheva (Hapoel Beer-Sheva win 7-2 on aggregate)
Spartaks Jurmala 0-0, 0-2 Red Star Belgrade (Red Star Belgrade win 2-0 on aggregate)
Alashkert 0-3, 0-3 Celtic (Celtic win 6-0 on aggregate)
Spartak Trnava 1-0, 1-1 Zrinjski (Spartak Trnava win 2-1 on aggregate)
Astana 1-0, 2-0 Sutjeska (Astana win 3-0 on aggregate)

2018/19 Champions League Preliminary Round

Semi-Final 1 - FC Santa Coloma 0-2 Drita
Semi-Final 2 - La Fiorita 0-2 Lincoln Red Imps
Final - Drita 4-1 Lincoln Red Imps

Champions League Match Dates

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