Zinedine Zidane acknowledged he has a Champions League final selection headache after his Real Madrid side routed Celta Vigo 6-0 at the Bernabeu. Gareth Bale and Isco both pressed their cases for starting places against Liverpool in Kiev on May 26. Bale scored twice – making it seven goals in nine games – while Isco [...]
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It would appear that this thrilling, unpredictable edition of the Champions League will have the final it deserves. Over the course of four semi-final games, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Roma and Liverpool have served up 20 goals. The fact that the two finalists scored eleven of them but were assured only of progress once the [...]
Zinedine Zidane hailed his history-making Real Madrid side after reaching yet another Champions League final. Real, the record 12-time European champions, remained on course for a third successive title as they edged their semi-final with Bayern Munich 4-3 on aggregate after a thrilling 2-2 draw at the Bernabeu. Karim Benzema scored both Real goals in [...]
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos led the celebrations and responded to critics after reaching a third straight Champions league final by insisting they ‘prefer to speak on the pitch’. Zinedine Zidane’s men endured a nail-biting finish at the Bernabeu on Tuesday night to hold off the bombardment of desperate attacks by Bayern Munich and eventually [...]
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insisted progression to the Champions League final is no formality after his side won 2-1 in Wednesday night’s semi-final first leg at Bayern Munich. Two high quality opponents produced numerous uncharacteristic errors, with Joshua Kimmich beating Real goalkeeper Keylor Navas at his near post to give Bayern the lead. Marcelo [...]
Bayern Munich defender David Alaba will face a late fitness before the first leg of their Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena. Alaba sat out Bayern’s final training session on Tuesday with a thigh strain, but coach Jupp Heynckes says a decision will be made early on Wednesday as to whether [...]
Cristiano Ronaldo has added yet another astonishing goal-scoring record to his remarkable collection of statistics after netting against Juventus in the Champions League. Ronaldo scored at the Bernabeu against the Italian champions in the second leg of their quarter-final on Wednesday night, in the most dramatic of circumstances. It was the Portuguese hitman’s 15th goal [...]
Ernesto Valverde believes Barcelona’s 4-1 Champions League win over Roma was deserved, despite its rather fortuitous nature. The Catalan side started poorly and rarely looked comfortable, even after taking a 3-0 lead, with Marc-Andre ter Stegen required to impress in the home goal late on at Camp Nou. Edin Dzeko cut Barca’s advantage, but Luis [...]
Defending Champions League holders Real Madrid look to have already placed themselves into the semifinals, after a dominant performance on Tuesday. Zinedine Zidane’s men cruised their way to a 3-0 first leg win over Juventus at the Allianz Stadium. Cristiano Ronaldo carried the load with two goals including a masterful overhead kick to double Los [...]
Tiemoue Bakayoko lost concentration for a fraction of a second and Saul Niguez slipped away to put a very different complexion on Chelsea’s European campaign. As Bakayoko froze, Saul dashed to the back post, where he connected with a corner flicked on by Fernando Torres and headed Atletico Madrid into the lead. The goal, early [...]