I would like to be in another final and achieve another goal: Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi firmly believes that under Xavi Hernandez – Barcelona would grow in the coming days. The Argentine and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) superstar expressed his opinion with MARCA.

It was not a good thing by me, but I would still do it....

Ibrahimovic continues to inspire a young Milan squad and to play football at the highest level while sparking controversy and embracing the wonder of being Zlatan with amusing gusto. He knows we are all going to die or retire, but here is the defiant Ibrahimovic mantra:

We came close to losing but, from the first minute until the last, the...

Real Madrid head coach Carlo Ancelotti, together with Emilio Butragueno, director of Institutional Relations of Los Blancos and general director of the Real Madrid Graduate School-European University, inaugurated the 2021-22 academic year on Wednesday.

I’d have to say winning the World Cup is my greatest achievement, but also...

It has gone down as one of the greatest goals in Premier League history: Olivier Giroud's scorpion kick, scored on New Year's Day in 2017, set Arsenal on course for a 2-0 victory, and won the Frenchman the Puskas Award for Best Goal later that year.

I think this Real Madrid team can win the Champions League: Iker Casillas

Former Real Madrid captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas believes that Los Blancos are one of the favourites to win the Champions League this season.

Neymar is technically better than Messi, better than Cristiano Ronaldo, but he must assume...

It has been an argument put forward by Brazilian supporters for years, yet Cafu has reiterated his belief that Neymar is technically better than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo and only needs to assume the responsibility of being a leader to match them.

This is not the best Coutinho: Tite

Philippe Coutinho was a surprise inclusion in Tite's Brazil squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Colombia and Argentina, but the Selecao boss is determined to get the Barcelona midfielder to show his form from a few years ago.

He’s like a rocket, he’s flying: Dani Carvajal

Dani Carvajal is back in the Spain squad after an injury-hit year, but thinking about club matters, he is surprised to see Barcelona 10 points behind Real Madrid in the LaLiga Santander table after just 12 games played.

That is an embarrassing display … It’s supposed to be a T20 World Cup...

Former one-day opener Mark Waugh has lashed Bangladesh’s “woeful” batting display against Australia, declaring its 73-run performance with the willow below international standard.

If there is a chance [however], I would like to return and contribute again...

Lionel Messi may be attempting to carve out success in his new Paris Saint-Germain surroundings, but it would appear, unsurprisingly, that the club he starred for over the last decade and more is still very much in his heart.

I came here to write my own story and play my game: David Alaba

David Alaba said “everything is a shade bigger” at Real Madrid compared to former side Bayern Munich as he learns to cope with the increased expectation to succeed.

We are highly motivated to win this game: Fede Valverde

Fede Valverde admitted that he is nervous ahead of the Clasico against Barcelona, but he stressed that every Real Madrid player is motivated and eager to grab all three points in Sunday's hugely important match.

Had he gone away on August 1st, we would have had time to prepare...

Giorgio Chiellini has aimed something of a veiled attack towards Cristiano Ronaldo, insisting it would have been better for Juventus if he left the club earlier than he did.

I have to take into account everyone’s age and their experience; we have a...

With Eduardo Camavinga having arrived and had such an instant impact for Los Blancos, question marks have arisen over the future of the famed midfield trio of Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Luka Modric, yet the Italian coach confirmed they are all still important parts of his plans.

My story was Rome, Roma: Francesco Totti

The new book written by Francesco Totti has garnered enough attention among the fans and experts where he discussed in depth the illustrious journey for the Azzurri and his beloved city and club – Rome and AS Roma.

The modern striker can still get among the goals and help the team: Karim...

Without a doubt, Karim Benzema has established himself as one of the most important players in world football right now and on the pitch he is the leader who leads by example and continues to motivate his teammates when the chips are down.

I would love to win the Champions League again: Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi and Barcelona are simultaneous – one cannot be thought without the other and since the Argentine star started to become an enigma at Camp Nou – Barcelona and Messi became the same for everyone. It was unthinkable for everyone that Messi would leave Camp Nou one day, but the inevitable happened this year and to the astonishment of each and everyone, Messi donned the short of Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).

If Xavi takes over the club now, without a clear project due to the...

The Uruguayan superstar Luis Suarez gave an interview to journalist Gerard Romero on his Twitch channel, Jijantes FC.

Four days in Pakistan? I’m absolutely sure they would not have done that to...

The cancellation of the New Zealand and England tour to Pakistan has not been taken well by the pundits and fans around the world. On the basis of fake threats the cancellation of the tour does not make any sense whereas despite showing a true gesture of sportsmanship and friendship towards England last year during COVID Pandemic, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) decided to follow the path of Black Caps.

If I had gone this summer, it would only have been Real Madrid: Kylian...

Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid during the summer transfer was a sure thing – but somehow, the negotiation between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Real Madrid did not go according to the plan and for which the World Champion Kylian Mbappe had to continue playing at a club where he might not enjoy this season.


Real Madrid are the champions of Champions League

It felt like one of those old flicks they show on Saturday afternoons in which the gang successfully gets together for one final, big heist. Except, even without Mbappe, you suspect this won't be their last -- not when there's a guy like Ancelotti, one of the few men who can pull off the cardigan-cigar-shades combination and lead a team in transition to a league and cup double. Not with young guns - Vinicius, Valverde, Eduardo Camavinga, Rodrygo - already with the "big one" under their belt. Not with Courtois, in the prime of his career, staking a claim as the world's No. 1 between the posts and getting a few things off his chest. ("We showed again who is the King of Europe.")

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