Champions League

Saturday, May 24, 2014

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The striker stepped up his recovery from a hamstring injury on Friday, but the Madrid defender trained in some discomfort and is unlikely to feature on Saturday

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Along with Manchester United's David de Gea, the Atletico Madrid goalkeeper is one of the most promising in his position, according to the Spain No.1

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The midfielder heaped praise upon the Argentine coach while Gabi says the Spanish champions want to make it a double in honour of Luis Aragones

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The defender wants to send the travelling Real Madrid fans home happy and insists the game will be decided by the mental state of his team-mates

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The Argentine says the striker and winger Arda Turan have "trained well" but he will make no final decision on either player until the last possible moment

Friday, May 23, 2014

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The Spain international is prepared to put every last ounce of physical exertion into Saturday's final and has called upon his team-mates to follow his lead

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Real Madrid against Atletico is the second successive same-country CL decider and indicative of how the biggest clubs in Europe have it all their own way

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The 1998 Champions League winner has highlighted the importance of European glory for the Santiago Bernabeu side as they look for a first win in the competition in 12 years

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The Belgium international is determined to deny the prolific attacker and has warned his side not to make the same mistakes as Bayern Munich in this week's final

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Despite the probable absence of Diego Costa, there are plenty of match-winners on display in Saturday's Champions League final. Al Hain-Cole takes a look at the dangermen

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The Spanish giants hope to finally clinch a 10th European crown on Saturday, 12 years on from their last success. But do the present-day side match up to the previous champions?

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The Real Madrid forward was once regarded as a player who couldn't make the difference in important matches but his time at the Bernabeu has disproved those accusations

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The former Portugal midfielder believes Saturday's Champions League showpiece in his country's capital will be something special as the city rivals prepare to go head-to-head

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Interact with the former Real Madrid striker and his Atletico counterpart as they tweet their views before, during and after Saturday's Champions League final in Lisbon

Thursday, May 22, 2014

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The Spanish defender is looking forward to fulfilling his dream of playing in a Champions League final but tells his team-mates not to let the occasion get to them

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The Argentine believes his side's ability to hide their weaknesses has led to their success over the last three years, with the Champions League final against Real Madrid looming

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The Spaniard wants the fans to act as his side's 12th man when they face Liga and city rivals Atletico Madrid in this Saturday's Champions League final in Lisbon