1. Ivan Rakitic Is the Beating Heart of the New Barcelona

    There is no disputing that Barcelona’s MSN forward trio of Lionel Messi , Luis Suarez and Neymar will be the centre of attention in Berlin for Saturday’s Champions League final, and it’s entirely justified, of course...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 1 month ago 36,982 reads 82 comments

  2. 5 Star Names of Champions League Finals for Barcelona

    When Barcelona have played in the Champions League final, invariably there have been one or two architects of their victories, players who have provided game-winning contributions...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 month ago 11,787 reads 24 comments

  3. Tale of the Tape: Luis Enrique vs. Massimiliano Allegri

    Plenty has been said about the matchup on the field for the upcoming UEFA Champions League final set to take place June 6...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 8,555 reads 30 comments

  4. Andres Iniesta Injury: Updates on Barcelona Midfielder's Calf and Return

    Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta picked up a calf injury during the side's Copa del Rey final win over Athletic Bilbao on May 30 ahead of the Champions League final against Juventus on June 6...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 25,418 reads 26 comments

  5. Why Juventus Should Play with a Back 4 in Champions League Final

    After a 13-year absence, victory over Real Madrid saw Juventus at last return to the Champions League final...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 2 months ago 19,613 reads 80 comments

  6. Karate Kick to Head 1 of 4 Red Cards as Fenerbahce Go into Meltdown

    Fenerbahce drew with Istanbul Basaksehir 2-2 on Monday night, ending their hopes of the Turkish League title, and their players didn't seem to take it well...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 2 months ago 53,560 reads 35 comments

  7. Picking a Combined Barcelona and Juventus Champions League Final XI

    Juventus will face Barcelona in the Champions League final in Berlin on June 6. Who would make the starting XI if both squads were available for one team? Bleacher Report's Matteo ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 19,310 reads 20 comments

  8. West Ham Target Slaven Bilic Hints He Will Leave Besiktas End of Season

    Beşiktaş manager Slaven Bilic has hinted that he will leave the club at the end of the season following the 1-0 loss against Konyaspor ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  9. Champions League 2015-16 Seedings: Round-Up of Qualified Teams for Next Season

    Both Real Madrid and Arsenal could face tricky opponents in the Champions League group stages in 2015-16 after the pair dropped to Pot 2 in the seedings due to UEFA rule changes...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 months ago 61,614 reads 113 comments

  10. Champions League Player Rankings: Neymar and Bonucci Rise, Tevez Falls

    Welcome to the final round of our UEFA Champions League knockout-stage player rankings, in which we order the competition's top players so far this season...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 3 months ago 28,913 reads 75 comments

  11. Breaking Down Alvaro Morata's Performance for Juventus vs. Real Madrid

    As Juventus headed for the Spanish capital on Wednesday evening, the newly crowned Serie A champions knew their slender advantage over Real Madrid would not be enough...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 3 months ago 4,892 reads 29 comments

  12. Where to Now for Real Madrid After Champions League Exit at Hands of Juventus?

    Daniel Carvajal fouled Carlos Tevez on the halfway line as 90 minutes ticked over. Four more remained, and a clinching Real Madrid goal was still possible. But supporters could be seen leaving their seats anyway...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 months ago 11,479 reads 124 comments

  13. Real Madrid Malaise Lies in Transfer Policy, Not Gareth Bale and Carlo Ancelotti

    The age of the super clubs is upon us, but there remains at least one comfort for those outside the elite, which is that those with the most money so often seem to have so little idea how to spend it wisely...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 3 months ago 34,848 reads 124 comments

  14. Patrice Evra Warns Luis Suarez, but Will Accept Champions League Final Handshake

    Juventus left-back Patrice Evra has confirmed he will shake Luis Suarez 's hand prior to the Champions League final but has warned the Barcelona striker he is going to leave a lasting impression during the match...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 months ago 36,397 reads 138 comments

  15. World Football's Champions League Hangover: United Juve Stand, Divided Real Fall

    Welcome to world football's Thursday Morning Hangover, an homage to the NFL section's own Monday Morning Hangover, where we round up the key stories and important points from the ...

    Alex Dimond Written by Alex Dimond about 3 months ago 25,071 reads 85 comments

  16. Gareth Bale Reacts to Real Madrid Critics After Champions League Semi-Final Loss

    Gareth Bale suffered a disappointing night during Real Madrid 's 1-1 Champions League semi-final second leg with Juventus , a score that eliminated Los Blancos 3-2 on aggregate...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 months ago 10,434 reads 48 comments

  17. Way-Too-Early Champions League Final Preview and Predictions

    Barcelona and Juventus are set to square off in Berlin on June 6 in the UEFA Champions League final...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 14,161 reads 51 comments

  18. Winners and Losers from Real Madrid vs. Juventus 2nd-Leg Semi-Final

    Juventus are heading to Germany for the Champions League final after defeating Real Madrid 3-2 on aggregate on Wednesday at the Santiago Bernabeu ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 13,971 reads 29 comments

  19. El Clasico Final Denied as Real Madrid's Season Collapses with Juventus Defeat

    Thousands gathered in the streets outside the Santiago Bernabeu hours before kick-off. Singing, chanting, the sea of Real Madrid fans sent a bullish wave around football's most glamorous address...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 months ago 10,492 reads 158 comments

  20. Juventus vs. Barcelona Will Dazzle as Champions League 2014-15 Final Showpiece

    The stage seemed set for a second all-Spanish Champions League final in as many years, but Wednesday saw Juventus do just enough to hold off Real Madrid and take their place opposite Barcelona in this season's final...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 8,350 reads 13 comments

  21. Juventus' Superior Teamwork Beats Real Madrid to Reach Champions League Final

    Juventus travelled to the Spanish capital on Wednesday evening, holding the narrowest of advantages over Real Madrid ...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 3 months ago 18,256 reads 164 comments

  22. How Twitter Reacted to Juventus' Champions League Triumph over Real Madrid

    Real Madrid went into Wednesday's crunch tie with Juventus knowing a 1-0 win would guarantee them entry to their second consecutive Champions League final and a date with a few familiar faces from Catalunya...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 35,826 reads 49 comments

  23. Champions League 2015 Final: Early Preview for Juventus vs. Barcelona

    Juventus clinched a 1-1 tie against Real Madrid on Wednesday evening to seal a 3-2 aggregate win over the Spanish giants and book their place opposite Barcelona in this season's Champions League final...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 49,420 reads 184 comments

  24. Real Madrid vs. Juventus: Score and Grades from 2015 Champions League Semi-Final

    Juventus will play in a Champions League final for the first time in 12 years after a 1-1 draw against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu saw them triumph, 3-2, on aggregate in this semi-final tie...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 56,298 reads 479 comments

  25. Real Madrid vs. Juventus: Starting XIs and Team News from Champions League

    Real Madrid's bid to become the first side to successfully retain the Champions League hangs in the balance. Juventus put on an impressive showing to overcome Los Blancos 2-1 during the side's first leg in Turin...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 months ago 5,539 reads 39 comments