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Sporting Club 1-0 Atletico Madrid (Agg 1-2): Los Colchoneros fall to defeat in Lisbon but sneak through

Atletico Madrid sneaked through to the semi finals despite defeat to Sporting Club in an action packed night in the UEFA Europa League. Diego Simeone’s men were awful in a first half dominated by the Portuguese side and were deservedly behind 1-0 at the break thanks to Fredy Montero’s back post header but they held on to make it into the last four. Sporting went close first with Marcos Acuna’s early header evading Jan Oblak’s cross bar before the Slovenian dived full length to his right to keep out a…

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Zidane admits his side were great and poor against Juventus

Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed due to him being marginally offside. Juventus doubled their lead almost identically in the 37th minute, early substitute Stephan Lichtsteiner whipped in an inviting cross to…

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Ronaldo cannot understand Juventus’ penalty reaction

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he does not understand the reaction of the Juventus players as they conceded a penalty in the dying moments of the Champions League quarter final second leg on Wednesday evening. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the…

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Agnelli: UEFA does not like Italian sides

Juventus president Andrea Agnelli believes Real Madrid’s late penalty on Wednesday night was no surprise, saying ‘UEFA against Italian clubs’. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed due to him being marginally…

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Chiellini: It is all just laughable

Giorgio Chiellini has said his side should of known something would stop them going through against Real Madrid, having seen Bayern Munich lose last season against the Spanish side. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but…

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Buffon: Michael Oliver’s heart is a trash can

Gianluigi Buffon has attacked referee Michael Oliver following Juventus’ defeat to Real Madrid on Wednesday evening. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed due to him being marginally offside. Juventus doubled their…

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Allegri: Referee eliminated us at the Bernabeu

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri has blamed referee Michael Oliver for his side’s elimination against Real Madrid on Wednesday evening. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed due to him being marginally offside….

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Real Madrid 1-3 Juventus: Player Ratings & Man of the Match

Juventus suffered a bitter Champions League exit after Cristiano Ronaldo’s stoppage time penalty sent Real Madrid to the semis and made it 4-3 on aggregate. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed…

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Real Madrid 1-3 Juventus: Buffon drama leads to hosts going through in dying moments

Juventus suffered a bitter Champions League exit after Cristiano Ronaldo’s stoppage time penalty sent Real Madrid to the semis and made it 4-3 on aggregate. Juventus opened the scoring for the night  within the first 2 minutes as Sami Khedria lifted an light cross to the far post which met Mario Mandzukic’s head to put them 1-0 up. Real Madrid then went on to enjoy large spells of possession, which led to Isco pinching the ball in the back of the net from close range; but the goal was disallowed…

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Roma 3-0 Barcelona: Player Ratings & Man of the Match

Kostas Manolas scored a late header to complete a remarkable comeback victory for Roma over Barcelona and send the Italians into their first European Cup semi-final in 34 years. Barcelona, who led 4-1 after the first leg, conceded first when striker Edin Džeko poked home, and went further behind after captain Danielle De Rossi’s converted penalty, before defender Manolas flicked home the decisive goal. Ernesto Valverde’s team find themselves on the brink of the La Liga crown and will face Sevilla in the final of the Copa del Rey but…

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