Pep Guardiola once again showed his loyalty to Manchester City, in these very difficult moments for the Sky Blue side. He warned that he is not contemplating the possibility of leaving the club. He also had a message for those who are celebrating the UEFA ban by telling them that there is still the CAS appeal to come.
Manchester City's off-field issues did little to detract from the matter in hand against West Ham on Wednesday.
Tottenham need another Champions League escape act to reach the quarter-finals after Timo Werner's penalty earned RB Leipzig a deserved 1-0 last 16, first leg win in London.
What happened in the first half of City v West Ham isn't seen every day. Ogbonna committed a penalty with a double grab, in a rather uncomfortable area, and it went unpunished.
Lionel Messi said Wednesday it was "strange" to see Barcelona locked in a row over a company accused of criticising current and former players, including himself, on social media.
Dead-ball expert Hlompho Kekana converted a free-kick to earn Mamelodi Sundowns a 2-1 win over Bloemfontein Celtic on Wednesday that closed the gap behind South African league leaders Kaizer Chiefs to four points.