2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
11-5-3, 2nd in Swiss Super League
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2dStephan Uersfeld

Akanji joins BVB on contract until 2022

Borussia Dortmund have signed former Liverpool target Manuel Akanji from Basel for a reported €21.5 million fee including bonuses.

37dESPN staff

City 'have to be careful' vs. Basel - director

Director of football Txiki Begiristain insisted Manchester City will "have to be careful" after being drawn against Basel in the Champions League.

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37dNick Ames

Last-16 draw: Neymar to haunt Real Madrid?

The draw for the Champions League round-of-16 has been made, and there's one clash that stands out as Neymar's PSG take on champions Real Madrid.

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37dESPN Staff

Each club's verdict from knockout draw

The business end of the Champions League starts here. The draw for the round-of-16 has been made, and there's a bunch of intriguing clashes.

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37dESPN staff

UCL draw: Madrid-PSG, Chelsea-Barca

Ties for the Champions League's round of 16 will be played Feb. 13, 14, 20 and 21 and March 5, 6, 12, 13.

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41dStephan Uersfeld

Basel expect Akanji bids amid BVB talk

Basel have said they expect to receive offers for defender Manuel Akanji amid speculation he is a target for Borussia Dortmund.

Benfica 0-2 Basel: Basel seal second in Group A (1:26)
78dAssociated Press

CSKA hit back to beat Basel

Basel missed a chance to advance by letting a lead slip and losing 2-1 at home to CSKA Moscow.

112dESPN staff

Oberlin stars on birthday as Basel cruise

Basel's Dimitri Oberlin celebrated his 20th birthday in style with two goals and an assist to lead a 5-0 rout of Benfica in the Champions League.

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128dESPN Stats & Information

Man United make UCL return vs. Basel

Manchester United will be making their 21st appearance in the group stage of the Champions League -- the most by an English team.

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146dNick Ames

Group A: Benfica, Man United, Basel, CSKA

The draw was kind to Manchester United, but a trip to Russia and a rematch of the 1968 European Cup final await improved United, writes Nick Ames.

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323dPeter O'Rourke

Leicester to target Elyounoussi - sources

Leicester City are ready to rekindle their interest Norway winger Mohamed Elyounoussi in the summer, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.

357dESPN staff

Villa secure Bjarnason, Bree signings

Aston Villa have completed the signings of Birkir Bjarnason from Basel and James Bree from Barnsley for undisclosed fees.

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358dESPN Staff

Elneny keen to emulate Henry at Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny is eager to emulate ex-Gunner Thierry Henry and became a legend at the London club.

407dMattias Karen

Arsenal win UCL group as Perez nets hat trick

Arsene Wenger's team selection looked like a gamble when it was announced, but it could hardly have been more successful in a big win at Basel.

407dESPN staff

Perez hits hat trick as Arsenal top group

Lucas Perez scored a hat trick as Arsenal beat Basel 4-1 in the Champions League to top Group A ahead of Paris Saint-Germain.

RankingsSwiss Super League

Goal Difference23Tied-1st
Goals Scored392nd
Goals Conceded161st