Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says Diego Costa is not yet ready to start more than one match in a week.
Mikel Arteta admits to being 'bitterly disappointed' after Arsenal fluffed their European lines at Borussia Dortmund.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique conceded his team fell short of expectations in their 1-0 win over Apoel Nicosia.
Jerome Boateng's deflected late strike against his former side was enough for Bayern Munich to beat Man City 1-0.
Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke at Stamford Bridge in their opening Group G Champions League clash.
Jamie Redknapp isn't concerned after the English clubs made their worst ever Champions League start.
Didier Drogba has asked for patience as he bids to rediscover the form that made him a Chelsea legend.
Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia insists he is still a Roma fan, despite an acrimonious split from the club.
Jens Keller was "proud" of his Schalke team after they relieved some of the pressure on him with a 1-1 draw at Chelsea.
Man City goalkeeper Joe Hart admitted Jerome Boateng's late winner for Bayern Munich felt like a kick in the teeth.
Lasse Schone's equaliser secured a point for Ajax as they held Paris St Germain to a 1-1 Champions League draw.
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola felt his side deserved their 1-0 victory against Manchester City.
Roma opened their Champions League Group E campaign in style with a 5-1 home mauling of Russian side CSKA Moscow.
Jose Mourinho bemoaned Chelsea's failure to kill off Schalke with a second goal before Klaas-Jan Huntelaar's equaliser.
Luka Zahovic salvaged a late 1-1 draw for Maribor in their opening Group G Champions League clash with Sporting Lisbon.
Barcelona opened their Champions League campaign with a slender 1-0 victory over Apoel Nicosia at the Nou Camp.
Shakhtar Donetsk held Athletic Bilbao 0-0 as both sides kicked off their Group H campaigns at the San Mames Stadium.
Former Celtic and Bolton striker Andy Walker has revealed diving is all part of the modern game.
Yacine Brahimi's hat-trick fired Porto to a club-record Champions League victory in a 6-0 demolition of BATE Borisov.
Steven Gerrard's last-gasp penalty earned Liverpool a fortunate 2-1 win over brave Ludogorets at Anfield.