James Forrest signs new 3-year contract with Celtic
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James Forrest signs new 3-year contract with Celtic

James Forrest is reaffirming his commitment to Celtic. On Wednesday, Celtic announced that Forrest, who joined the Hoops when he was only nine years old, signed a new…

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New Argentina boss Bauza: Messi’s retirement can be reversed
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New Argentina boss Bauza: Messi’s retirement can be reversed

Edgardo Bauza has identified what's at the top of his agenda upon taking the Argentina helm: tempting Lionel Messi from retirement.The diminutive Barcelona star said he was considering…

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Ronaldo the hero amid atypically awful performance
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Ronaldo the hero amid atypically awful performance

Cristiano Ronaldo overcame an uncharacteristically dismal individual performance to put Real Madrid on his back in Saturday's Champions League final.On a night when Ronaldo was far from his…

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Curse of El Pupas lives on: Atletico Madrid finds new way to avoid European glory
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Curse of El Pupas lives on: Atletico Madrid finds new way to avoid European glory

When Atletico Madrid lost the 1973-74 European Cup final because of a 120th-minute equaliser from 40 yards out, Los Colchoneros became known as El Pupas, which translates to…

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Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Positional breakdown
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Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Positional breakdown

Here, we examine which side has the advantage in various departments on the pitch heading into the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.GoalkeepersAt the start…

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Barcelona retains La Liga crown on final day to claim 6th title in 8 seasons
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Barcelona retains La Liga crown on final day to claim 6th title in 8 seasons

Entering Saturday, La Liga was the last of Europe's top five leagues yet to determine a champion this season. Barcelona went into the campaign's final matchday sitting one…

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3 things we learned from Real Madrid’s victory: City out with a whimper
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3 things we learned from Real Madrid’s victory: City out with a whimper

Real Madrid booked a repeat of the 2014 Champions League final against local rival Atletico Madrid courtesy of a 1-0 aggregate scoreline victory over Manchester City on Wednesday.Related:…

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Pellegrini rues lack of chances in semi-final defeat: ‘We lacked creativity’
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Pellegrini rues lack of chances in semi-final defeat: ‘We lacked creativity’

Manager Manuel Pellegrini bemoaned Manchester City's lack of chances in Wednesday's Champions League semi-final loss at Real Madrid, where the Citizens failed to score the crucial away goal…

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On Ronaldo’s return, Bale steals the show for Real Madrid once again
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On Ronaldo’s return, Bale steals the show for Real Madrid once again

Of course, all eyes were on Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese forward’s recovery from a thigh injury has been the subject of blanket media coverage over the last fortnight…

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Win and get in: United controls Champions League fate after City’s draw
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Win and get in: United controls Champions League fate after City’s draw

Manchester United can, improbably, still qualify for the Champions League. Even better, the Red Devils hold their fate firmly in their own hands.Manchester City's 2-2 draw with Arsenal…

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