Real Madrid became the first team to retain the UEFA Champions League, and Cristiano Ronaldo the first player to score in three finals, with a devastating 4-1 defeat of Juventus in Wales. Read More
Juventus have “been building all season” for Real Madrid, who are bidding to become the first team to retain the UEFA Champions League and are “used to pressure” according to Zinédine Zidane. Read More
The top four teams from the four highest-ranked associations will enter the UEFA Champions League group stage from 2018 after new formats were confirmed for both major club competitions.The format for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League for 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2020/21 have been confirmed, with no changes to the compettions system but a new procedure for entries. Read More
Bernardo Silva completes Man City transfer from Monaco for £43m and says Pep Guardiola was major factor
anchester City issued a clear statement of intent in the transfer market on Friday night as Pep Guardiola’s planned revolution at the Etihad Stadium this summer kicked off with the £43.6 million signing of Bernardo Silva from Monaco. Read More
It was when the conversation turned to the supposedly declining importance of the FA Cup that Arsène Wenger’s patience – already receding quicker than his defensive options – finally approached breaking point. “I don’t think the Cup has lost anything,” he said. “The 18 other managers in the League would like to be in our position. Believe me.” Read More
Former Tottenham captain Ledley King believes it is important Dele Alli keeps his “edge”, even if other teams target the England international.
Alli has enjoyed a meteoric rise since making his Spurs debut in August 2015, scoring 23 goals in all competitions and becoming an regular under Mauricio Pochettino. Read More