Champions League

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

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As part of Nissan's Take Me To Milan campaign, we hear the unbelievable stories of fans attending previous finals as we gear up for this May's showpiece event

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The ex-midfielder played for the Colchoneros in their first abortive attempt at European glory in 1974, but he believes the collective strength of the side can succeed

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The Brazilian right-back also acknowledged the threat posed by Antoine Griezmann but is hoping his side will finally get the better of Spanish opposition in the Champions League

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The Portugal star is carrying a thigh injury that may yet see him sit out another weeks, but he has offered his team-mates an optimistic message

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The Spanish striker is feeling important again at Atletico after several seasons struggling - and this new lease of life could deliver a first trophy together for player and club

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The Brazil midfielder trusts the judgement of the Portuguese towards his own body, while Lucas Vasquez is confident ahead of the second leg

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The Manchester City keeper could find himself in a battle to retain his starting berth throughout next season, but he has shown time and again that he is up for the fight

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The Manchester City captain is convinced his side will score at the Santiago Bernabeu and leave the Spanish side needing at least two in reply to knock them out

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The Chilean says his team will have one day's less rest than Zinedine Zidane's side as they have to play at St Mary's on Sunday and have not been allowed to move the fixture

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The Real Madrid star shared a selfie on Instagram after his side drew 0-0 at the Etihad Stadium, with the 31-year-old sitting the game out due to a lingering injury problem

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The Real Madrid winger does not feel that the loss of the Portuguese affected their rhythm in the draw with Manchester City and also believes he should have had a clear penalty

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

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The former Blancos coach has no qualms about returning to the Spanish capital for the second leg, after the two sides shared the honours in a tense opener

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The Portugal star missed Tuesday's clash through injury, but passed the time on the bench before the game by checking out Gary Lineker's Instagram

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The England goalkeeper preserved his side's clean sheet with a couple of stunning saves, but he says he was pleased with how well the Manchester City back-line kept Real at bay

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The Portuguese star watched on from the sidelines against Manchester City while the Frenchman only lasted 45 minutes, but Real Madrid will do everything to get them fit again

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The Portuguese forward was ruled out before kick-off and in his absence, Zinedine Zidane saw his garment split once again as his players looked completely toothless in attack

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The defender has praised the England international for what he felt was a decisive contribution that keeps Manuel Pellegrini's side in with a chance of reaching the final

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The midfielder limped out in the first half of Tuesday's goalless draw at the Etihad Stadium but will now miss the return leg in Spain