Customise ESPN

Barca collapsed but Bayern were brilliant in historic win

Much will be made of Barcelona's epic collapse and the fallout that will follow, but Friday's Champions League quarterfinal was proof of why Bayern Munich are the best team around.

Rafael Marchante/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

Burley: Lionel Messi & Barcelona 'were atrocious'

Craig Burley says not even Lionel Messi can hold his head up after Bayern Munich's emphatic 8-2 win over Barca.

1:06

TOP HEADLINES

TOP SCORES AND FIXTURES

TRANSFER RUMOURS

LIVE Transfer Talk: Can Man United persuade Saul to join from Atleti?

Man United are ready to take advantage of Atletico's Champions League exit by throwing money at Saul. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.

Pablo Morano/MB Media/Getty Images

Is Cristiano Ronaldo looking to leave Juventus?

Julien Laurens and Gab Marcotti react to Cristiano Ronaldo's agent reportedly exploring interest in the star.

0:50

Nicol: Upamecano won't be at Leipzig for long

1:37

Nicol: Thiago not a typical Liverpool midfielder

0:46

Reasons why Ozil insists on staying at Arsenal

Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens explain Mesut Ozil's desires to remain at Arsenal under Mikel Arteta.

0:59

TOE POKE DAILY

Man United's Fernandes gets on the bus to unveil 2020-21 away kit

Manchester United have unveiled the new away shirt and so, appropriately, have sent their stars on the road for the launch.

Adidas

Are you watching, Tom Brady? Kane pulls off impressive NFL catch

Tottenham Hotspur and England captain Harry Kane shows off his ability with a different football.

0:23

ESPN FC DAILY

STREAM ON ESPN+ (U.S. ONLY)

Leboeuf: 'Anyone reasonable' won't manage Barcelona

1:16

How Hansi Flick turned Bayern Munich around

1:52

Laurens: I felt bad for Frenkie de Jong vs. Bayern

Julien Laurens explains how Quique Setien got Barcelona's tactics horribly wrong against Bayern Munich.

1:14

Do Lyon stand a chance against Manchester City?

1:15

Hutchison: Joao Felix on the bench 'a disgrace'

Don Hutchison lays into Diego Simeone's tactics, especially his decision to bench Joao Felix.

1:08
    • espn
    • Must-Watch Video

      Tyler Adams: Leipzig's 'fearless mentality' crucial vs. PSG

    • ESPN
    • The Misery Index

      There are unhappy and frustrated fans everywhere, but these 10 teams have had it particularly rough.

    • Alexander Wells
    • ESPN FC 100

      Here are the top 100 players and managers in men's soccer, as rated by our experts.

    • Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images
    • Players control Barcelona, not managers

      Barcelona's hire of Quique Setien reveals who really holds the power at the Camp Nou: Lionel Messi and his teammates.

    • Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images
    • How everything fell apart for Manchester United

      Countless mistakes, £840m down the drain, four managers and one Ed Woodward: How Manchester United became specialists in failure.

    • Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images
    • RB Leipzig, the Bundesliga's most hated team

      The rise of RB Leipzig is a remarkable, rags to riches story. But if you ask around Germany, they're seen as the enemy.

    • Carl Court/Getty Images
    • What's the problem with England fans abroad?

      "Every England overseas match is a risk because it can go wrong. That is what history has taught me." Why do England away games involve trouble?

    • AP Photo/Martin Meissner
    • Sancho will be the next superstar - on his terms

      From playing in the streets of south London to the cusp of worldwide stardom, Jadon Sancho has always done things his own way.

    • ESPN Illustration
    • Luck Index 2019

      Man City lucky? Man United worse than sixth? Aguero robbed? The second edition of the ESPN Luck Index reveals all.

    • Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
    • The dark side of English football

      Away from the Premier League's glitz, two clubs with 200-plus years of combined history are struggling. How'd this happen to Bury and Bolton?

    • Jasper Bastian for ESPN
    • Christian Pulisic is no wonderboy anymore

      Sam Borden: The 20-year-old is about to try what no American's done before and star for one of football's biggest clubs.

    • Claudio Villa - Inter/Inter via Getty Images
    • Lukaku wants Inter glory, prove Man Utd wrong

      Romelu Lukaku talked exclusively to ESPN about reviving his career at Inter after a mixed time at Old Trafford. Can he quiet the haters?

    • Samuel Wilson for ESPN
    • Experience MLS like a die-hard fan

      Take a trip across the country for a look at the raucous fans who make some of the best matchday atmospheres in American pro sports.

    • ESPN Illustration
    • Who are the best 30 players under 21?

      Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the dominant forces in soccer, but who's next? Who will take on the challenge of being the best in soccer?

    • Getty
    • Kane targets the Premier League, then the NFL

      The world's best striker has his sights set on an NFL career. Why can't he make it happen?

    • Melissa Lyttle for ESPN
    • Adu: 'I'm not ready to give it up'

      Once a teen phenom, Freddy Adu was supposed to save U.S. soccer. His career appeared to fizzle out, but he is not done yet.

    • Katie Nolan
    • Katie Nolan's dream-come-true Anfield visit

      The host of 'Always Late' on ESPN+ checked a big item on her bucket list when she visited Anfield.

    • Julie Glassberg for ESPN
    • In search of Emiliano Sala

      The tragic disappearance of Emiliano Sala, bound for new club Cardiff on a single-engine plane, raises the question: How did this happen?

    • Getty
    • Upcoming fixtures

      Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, Major League Soccer and more.

    • Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images
    • Latest scores

      Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, Major League Soccer and more.

    • Matteo Bottanelli/NurPhoto via Getty Images
    • League tables

      Updated standings from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, Major League Soccer and more.

    Customise ESPN