Editorial

Saturday, May 28, 2016

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored the decisive spot-kick as Los Blancos downed fierce rivals Atletico Madrid to be crowned champions of Europe for an 11th time in Milan on Saturday

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The Spain striker seemed to be reaching the end of his best years after a doomed spell in Italy, but is enjoying a remarkable renaissance under Diego Simeone and it could continue

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The two participants in this season's Champions League final may hail from the same city but the difference between them in financial resources is staggering

Friday, May 27, 2016

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The Portuguese has won two of his three appearances in the fixture so far, yet he has never really dominated the game in the way that the Barcelona forward did in 2009 and 2011

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Gonzalo Higuain sends the Albiceleste into the Copa America on a winning note, but it's an injury to Lionel Messi which steals the headlines

Thursday, May 26, 2016

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The Rojiblancos thought they had signed the Portuguese forward when he was a promising teenager after they received a signed document from an intermediary in Lisbon

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Los Blancos have faced Roma, Wolfsburg and Manchester City in the knockout rounds en route to Saturday's showpiece, having met no champions and none of Europe's elite clubs either

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

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As the pop superstar prepares to sing at the Champions League final this weekend, Goal looks back at the most memorable tunes and performances in the sport's history...

Monday, May 23, 2016

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Seung Ho Paik and Seung Woo Lee have both overcome a FIFA-imposed exile to push themselves to the front of the queue in Barca's youth divisions, but they will not be overexposed

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Luis Enrique's side struggled for much of the match against a spirited Sevilla, especially after Javier Mascherano's red card, but the Argentina attacker proved the hero once more

Sunday, May 22, 2016

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The Uruguayan has hit 59 goals in his 52 games for the Catalan club this season and his form at the end of the campaign has kept the Blaugrana in the hunt for a domestic double

Saturday, May 21, 2016

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A solitary goal from substitute Alvaro Morata was enough for the Old Lady to complete a domestic double but they needed extra time to sink the plucky Rossoneri

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Pep Guardiola departs the Bavarian side having secured another double as he witnesses his charges come out on top in a nerve-shredding penalty shootout...

Friday, May 20, 2016

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A legend at Racing, a hero with Inter, and a striker who struck fear into the hearts of any defender: El Principe leaves the game after a career that deserved far more plaudits

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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Sevilla's Europa League success means La Liga will mark a continental double for the third straight season, and the stats show almost total domination over the last 15 years

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The 44-year-old is on the verge of winning a third straight Europa League title and after successful spells at Valencia and Sevilla, surely he deserves his chance at an elite club

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

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As the Andalucians prepare to make history with a possible third straight Europa League, Goal remembers the fiery season the Argentine spent at the Pizjuan

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The Andalusians have won the continental competition on four occasions over the past decade and under Unai Emery they are going for a third title in a row on Wednesday night

Sunday, May 15, 2016

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Goal's Manchester United correspondent was among the 75,000 hurriedly evacuated from the Theatre of Dreams as the club's clash with Bournemouth was abandoned