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Mijatovic magic, Zidane heartache – Real Madrid and Juventus´ 1998 Champions League final

Added: 29.05.2017 9:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Real Madrid and Juventus will meet in the Champions League final in Cardiff on Saturday – 19 years on from when these two heavyweights last crossed swords on European club football's top stage. Head coach Zinedine Zidane hopes to lead Madrid to a successful defence of their title and make the recently minted LaLiga champions [...]


Zenit sack Lucescu after missing out on Champions League

Added: 29.05.2017 0:33 | 0 views | 0 comments

Zenit have announced the sacking of manager Mircea Lucescu after the club missed out on Champions League qualification. The 71-year-old led the club for a single season and Zenit confirmed the Romanian's contract has been terminated early after they finished third in this season's Russian Premier League. Lucescu led Zenit to six wins in their [...]


Sampdoria 2 Napoli 4: Comprehensive win not enough to snatch second place

Added: 28.05.2017 20:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

Napoli face a play-off to qualify for the Champions League after a 4-2 win at Sampdoria on a dramatic final day of the Serie A season was not enough to snatch second place from Roma. Dries Mertens, Lorenzo Insigne, Marek Hamsik and Jose Callejon all scored as Napoli finished the campaign strongly, winning 11 of [...]


Roma 3 Genoa 2: Perotti seals Champions League berth in dream farewell for Totti

Added: 28.05.2017 20:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

Francesco Totti bowed out with a dramatic victory as Diego Perotti's last-minute winner gave Roma a 3-2 home win over Genoa that secured a second-place finish in Serie A. In an unbelievable ending to the game, Daniele De Rossi fired in with a powerful finish to seemingly seal victory, only for Darko Lazovic to score [...]


Arsenal & Wenger Make FA Cup History While Chelsea Fall Short In Attempt To Complete Domestic Double

Added: 28.05.2017 16:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

Arsenal went into the FA Cup Final with a depleted defense, having finished 18 points behind Premier League Champions Chelsea and out of the Champions League for the first time in two decades. The odds were stacked against the Gunners but Arsenal won the Cup for a record 13th time.


Varane wants to see Mbappe alongside history-maker Ronaldo

Added: 28.05.2017 13:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

Raphael Varane has lauded history-maker Cristiano Ronaldo and would love to see Kylian Mbappe playing alongside him at Real Madrid. Ronaldo has enjoyed yet another stellar campaign, scoring 25 top-flight goals to help Madrid to their first LaLiga title since 2012, while surpassing 100 Champions League strikes en route to the final against Juventus. While Ronaldo's [...]


Coquelin: FA Cup win was for Wenger and we want him to stay

Added: 28.05.2017 10:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Francis Coquelin dedicated Arsenal's FA Cup triumph over Chelsea to long-serving manager Arsene Wenger and then declared "we hope he will stay". The Gunners salvaged silverware from a season that failed to yield Champions League qualification, with Wenger coming in for sustained criticism amid a fifth-placed Premier League finish and a humiliating exit from Europe at [...]


Al-Khelaifi certain Emery will stay at PSG

Added: 28.05.2017 8:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Paris Saint-Germain chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi insists coach Unai Emery will remain at the helm of the Ligue 1 giants. Emery's men completed the season by clinching the Coupe de France, edging Angers 1-0 in the final on Saturday. While that marked their third trophy of the campaign, failures domestically and in the Champions League have [...]


Tuchel hopes to continue as Borussia Dortmund boss

Added: 28.05.2017 0:21 | 0 views | 0 comments

Thomas Tuchel has reiterated his commitment to Borussia Dortmund after leading his side to their first DFB-Pokal title in five years. Despite a strong end to their Bundesliga campaign seeing Dortmund finish in the qualification spots for the Champions League, doubts remain over Tuchel's future at Signal Iduna Park following a reported disagreement with the [...]


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