Champions League

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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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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COLUMN: 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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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 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 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 former Portugal midfielder is proud his nation have the opportunity to showcase their ability to host the biggest game in the European club calendar

Thursday, May 22, 2014

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

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The Argentine's incredible impact has seen him win four trophies in just two and a half years at the Vicente Calderon. His remarkable record is set to stand the test of time

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Our La Liga expert, Phil Kitromilides, has seen Ronaldo produce some spectacular performances in this season's Champions League and believes he can score again one final time

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The goalkeeper has won nine out of 10 finals for Real Madrid and Spain, conceding just five goals in the process. On Saturday, he'll start against Atletico in Lisbon

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Spanish tipster Phil Kitromilides believes we are in for a keenly contested affair in the first ever cross-city Champions League final meaning no goals in the opening 29 minutes

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The former Portugal midfielder claimed the competition with Juventus in 1996 and Borussia Dortmund in 1997, an achievement matched only by Samuel Eto'o & Marcel Desailly

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The Atletico Madrid chief has hailed Diego Simeone's sides achievements across the course of the season ahead of Saturday's Champions League final

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

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It has been 12 years since the Spanish giants won the most prestigious tournament in club football, which the former captain says is a long time for the club