Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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The Spaniard, who again played in midfield in the absence of Luka Modric, is unhappy with how he performed in Turin but thinks Los Blancos can turn the tie around

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The Atletico ace took to Twitter to feign shock at Martin Atkinson not sending off Dani Carvajal, given the official had dismissed him for similar offences last month

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The Colombian is confident the Santiago Bernabeu faithful can roar their side through to the final next Wednesday, arguing that the Blancos were unlucky to lose in Turin

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The Mexican was dropped by Carlo Ancelotti for their loss at Juventus and, despite being gutted at not starting in Turin, he thinks the Blancos can still make the final

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The former Blancos striker haunted his old side with an excellent display in attack as the Serie A champions secured a narrow semi-final advantage in Turin

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The midfielder has hailed the Argentine as a great player but unsurprisingly favours his former Real Madrid team-mate over the Barcelona talisman

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The Bayern Munich boss says there is no tactical plan to nullify the Argentine's effect on matches but does not want his players to focus solely on his old charge

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The Catalan coach faces Barcelona for the first time since leaving Camp Nou in 2012, though World Cup-winner Low doubts he will have any inside knowledge on his old club

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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The Frenchman picked up an injury in training and is likely to be replaced by Marc Bartra or Javier Mascherano at centre-back

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The two former team-mates will go up against each other in the dug-out on Wednesday, with the Barcelona boss quick to praise his friend's impact at the Allianz Arena

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The Argentine has nothing but praise for his compatriot and, despite falling just short in 2014, feels he still has plenty of opportunities to guide his country to World Cup glory

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The Spain Under-21s international looks to have ended speculation about his future by signing a new contract with Diego Siemeone's side to last him until June 2020

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The Catalans have been in scintillating form of late and boast a phenomenal home record in the Champions League, while the visitors are struggling with key absentees

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The former Liverpool goalkeeper has nothing but praise for the Uruguayan forward and acknowledged he could cause the German champions trouble

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The Argentina forward takes to the stage alongside Luis Enrique ahead of the Champions League semi-final, first-leg clash with Bayern Munich