Goals from frenchmen Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny rescued Arsenal against Napoli to draw 2-2 while Galatasaray beat Porto in the opening matches of the 2013 Emirates Cup.
FIFA.com’s matchday preview highlights the battle between Paris Saint-Germain colleagues Thiago Silva and Diego Lugano, hears Mario Zagallo’s view on Brazil-Uruguay and recalls a tragedy exactly ten years ago.
Real Madrid goalkeeper Diego Lopez says the Spanish champions cannot afford to sit on their 3-0 first-leg lead when they travel to Galatasaray with a berth in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals on the line.
Galatasaray's Brazilian midfielder Felipe Melo speaks to FIFA.com about his team's UEFA Champions League quarter-final against the mighty Real Madrid, and his own role in stopping Ronaldo and Co.
It was a back and forth match in Gelsenkirchen Tuesday night where Galatasaray managed to hold on to a 3-2 (4-3 agg.) win over Schalke, sending the Turkish team into the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League.
Galatasaray threw away a two goal lead in the final five minutes of their derby with Besiktas and draw 2-2, a result that allowed Fenerbahce to move within a point of the league leaders after claiming a 3-1 win over Trabzonspor.