Previous
Real Madrid
Paris Saint-Germain
1
3
FT
Game Details
Bayern Munich
AC Milan
(3) 3
(5) 3
FT-Pens
Game Details
Chelsea
Liverpool
1
0
FT
Game Details
FC Astana
Celtic
1
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Fenerbahce
AS Monaco
2
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Swindon Town
Swansea City
0
3
FT
Game Details
Ottawa Fury FC
Carolina RailHawks
2
0
FT
Game Details
FC Edmonton
New York Cosmos
2
1
FT
Game Details
Rayo OKC
Tampa Bay Rowdies
1
0
FT
Game Details
Atlético Nacional
Independiente del Valle
1
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 1
Game Details
Next

Trending: Klopp unsure on more signings

Latest
Read

Arsenal must sign Varane to make statement

Arsenal
Read
ChelseaChelsea
LiverpoolLiverpool
1
0
FT
Game Details
Bayern MunichBayern Munich
AC MilanAC Milan
(3) 3
(5) 3
FT-Pens
Game Details

Pearce: No pressure to pick Becks

Stuart Pearce has stressed there was no political pressure on him to select David Beckham for his Team GB Olympic squad.

The omission of Beckham - a key figure in the London 2012 bid process - overshadowed the naming of the 18 players who will line up at the Games.

It was widely expected that LA Galaxy midfielder Beckham would be one of the three over-age players in Pearce's squad. But the England U21s boss said his selections - Craig Bellamy, Ryan Giggs and Micah Richards - were made for footballing reasons.

"From the offset, when I sat down with the (Football Association) chairman David Bernstein, some time before Christmas, he offered me the opportunity to pick the squad,'' he said.

"If at that stage he had said to me that certain individuals would have to be included I certainly wouldn't do that job. I don't know any manager worth their salt who would have.

"Right through this process I have had carte blanche to pick whatever players I regard as best. I do enough hours watching matches and I think I've done due diligence on all the players here.

"And in regard to ticket sales and merchandise: I'm a football man and I pick solely on football ability. I have to back my opinion and that's what I have done.''

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.