13 things we loved this wkend: Muller, Carragher, Mbappe, Matic & more

Quick Reads

The Champions League knockout stages lived up to the hype this weekend as Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona and Lyon stunned Manchester City to reach the semi-final stage.

Elsewhere, Jamie Carragher got carried away and Erling Haaland embraced his inner Bob Marley, although he should probably stick to being a striker.

We’ve rounded up the best of the action on and off the pitch.

Thomas Muller

*taps microphone*: Is this thing on?

Jamie Carragher & Micah Richards

Neither could quite believe how Raheem Sterling managed to miss an open goal.

Jamie Carragher

Even Carragher enjoyed his reaction.

Micah Richards

Those two are a lot of fun together.

Jadon Sancho

Good lord.

Kylian Mbappe

PSG may be rivals with Lyon in Ligue 1, but Mbappe was pretty smug about seeing his fellow French outfit progress.

Diego Pabon

Dani Alves, eat yer heart out.

Erling Haaland

A man of fine taste.

Nemanja Matic

Cheeky, Nemanja.

Matić to Jonny Evans’s wife Helen: “I also want to ask you to say hello to Jonny and thank him for the penalty on the last game. I’ll buy him a coffee when I see him!” [UTD Podcast] from r/reddevils

Diego Maradona

There’s a lot to enjoy here.

Panini Cheapskates

God loves a trier.

Alphonso Davies

He’s absolutely incredible.

READ: Alphonso Davies had already tested that assist out this season – in two parts

Ronnie O’Sullivan

The biggest rock star on the planet.


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