Champions League

Thursday 1 May 2014

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All the information you could possibly need ahead of the showpiece event of the 2013-14 club season

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The Portuguese coach's side got off to a fine start at Stamford Bridge, but Diego Simoene's men showed class and control to turn the tie around to book a final against Real Madrid

Wednesday 30 April 2014

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The Belgian plays for the first time since April 8 after overcoming a hamstring injury and joins fellow returnee John Terry in the starting line-up, but Petr Cech misses out again

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The Frenchman is delighted with his side's counterattacking performance against Bayern Munich and is hoping to meet the Blues in the final

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The Spaniard has apologised for the humiliating defeat his side suffered in their Champions League tie and insists his team cannot win every title

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Bayern's humiliation to Madrid and Barca's decline shows that the Catalan coach and Argentine attacker are not the same without one another

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The Portuguese argues that those who complained about his side's tactics against Atletico Madrid and Liverpool would have had them play "stupid" football and lose

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The holding midfielder is optimistic about the Vicente Calderon side's chances and does not expect Jose Mourinho to employ an attacking strategy

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The goalkeeper has warned his team-mates not to get carried away after thrashing Bayern and has urged them to turn their attention to La Liga again

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The Chelsea manager has been demonised in some quarters for his pragmatic approach to big matches but his record speaks for itself and may deliver another Champions League crown

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The Portuguese was delighted with his side's victory over Bayern and is determined to win the final to show the world what the Blancos are made of

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The Netherlands international felt the Bundesliga representatives were simply outplayed, but still sees plenty of positives this term

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The former Blancos attacker took to Twitter to voice his views on the Champions League semi-final second-leg at the Allianz Arena as part of Heineken's 'Share The Sofa' campaign

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The Brazilian starlet has been questioned after he was snubbed for Chelsea's last two matches, against Atletico and Liverpool, but his quality is not in doubt

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Vast levels of borrowing and a lack of transparency in the transfer market over the last 20 years make the Atleti story far less romantic than some would have us believe

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Two years ago, Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo missed in the semi-final penalty shootout but both had their revenge as Real Madrid powered past the holders

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The Blues boss returned to Stamford Bridge in the summer after leaving Real Madrid and is now keen to see out his managerial career in west London

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The coach was thrilled with the performances of Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema but gutted that Xabi Alonso will miss the final through suspension