Petr Cech's ice hockey heroics grabbed headlines, but he's not the first retired soccer star to play another sport competitively.
Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is being jeered by his own fans, and critics say he is "invisible." Is he too "normal" to play for Real Madrid?
UEFA charged Liverpool for a fan running on the field at the end of a 4-3 win against FC Salzburg on Wednesday. The Austrian club was also charged.
Real Madrid have issued a statement denying allegations Thibaut Courtois was substituted at half time against Club Brugge.
They've reached the age at which their talents should be declining, but both men showed how untrue that is in big wins for Bayern and Barcelona.
Olympiakos were charged after their fans unfurled a banner that UEFA deemed to be racist in their 3-1 loss at Red Star Belgrade.
Bayern Munich's Serge Gnabry headlines ESPN FC's Champions League XI of the Week, while a pair of Liverpool stars also make the cut.
Marc-Andre ter Stegen said Barcelona striker Luis Suarez "shut a lot of mouths" with his match-winning performance against Inter Milan.
Chelsea handled their business in a 2-1 win at Lille with red-hot Tammy Abraham on the mark again and Willian making the key intervention as a sub.
Lionel Messi played the full 90 minutes for the first time this season and Luis Suarez looked sharp in attack as Barca shrugged off Inter 2-1.
Liverpool surged to a seemingly insurmountable lead at Anfield only for FC Salzburg to make it 3-3. Then up stepped the Reds' stars to seal the win.
Olympique Lyonnais forwards Memphis Depay and Martin Terrier made the most of dreadful defensive errors to score in a 2-0 Champions League win.
Zenit St Petersburg stayed on course to reach the Champions League knockout stages after strikes by Artem Dzyuba and Serdar Azmoun.
A brilliant late strike by Willian earned an otherwise unimpressive Chelsea a 2-1 win at Lille.
Hakim Ziyech fired in an early goal, Quincy Promes added another and Donny van de Beek finished off a polished performance for Ajax.
Liverpool held off Austrian side FC Salzburg 4-3 in a wild Champions League Group E group stage match on Wednesday night.
Luis Suarez scored two superlative goals as Barcelona beat Inter Milan 2-1 in a thrilling Champions League Group F encounter at the Camp Nou.
Napoli paid the price for playing a weakened side as they dropped Champions League points in 0-0 draw away at Racing Genk on Wednesday.
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