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Cruyff on Barca: Tata not to blame

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Johan Cruyff says Barcelona’s bumbling directors, not under-fire coach Gerardo Martino, are ultimately to blame for the club’s Champions League exit to Atletico Madrid this week. • Atletico Madrid expose Barca flaws • Hunte...

Martino: Granada win can ease UCL pain

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino says a win in Saturday's La Liga game at Granada will allow his side to erase some of the lingering pain from crashing out of the Champions League quarterfinals. • Ledwith: Atleti expose flaws • Tomas: B...

Sides await UCL fate Video

PA Sport | April, 10 2014

One of the fiercest rivalries in world football could be reignited on Friday when Jose Mourinho learns who his Chelsea side will face in the semifinals of the Champions League. • Poll: Who'll win Champions League? • Champions League se...

Madrid media hail 'grandioso' Atletico

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

The Madrid media revelled in the glory of a famous win on the morning after Atletico Madrid had beaten La Liga rivals Barcelona 1-0 to progress 2-1 on aggregate to the Champions League last four. • Hunter: Atleti exultant as Barca compr...

Heynckes praises Pep's Kroos gamble

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Playing Toni Kroos as the single pivot in holding midfield was a risk that paid off, former Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has said. • Lomas: The Stars of the South • Payne: Bayern show their class • U...

Rooney 'struggled' with injury

Richard Jolly | April, 10 2014

David Moyes admitted that Wayne Rooney found it difficult to kick the ball cleanly in Manchester United’s 3-1 Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich. • Lomas: The Stars of the South • Payne: Bayern show thei...

Courtois won't face Chelsea - Atletico

ESPN staff & Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Thibaut Courtois will not play against Chelsea should they be paired with Atletico Madrid in Friday's Champions League semifinal draw, the Spanish club's president has confirmed. • Hunter: Atleti exultant as Barca compromise their ...

Stats show Messi's lack of influence

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Lionel Messi, so often a match-winner for Barcelona in the past, was a peripheral figure as his side crashed out of the Champions League to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. • Ledwith: Barca flaws exposed &bul...

Schuerrle: Chelsea ready for anyone Video

April, 9 2014

Andre Schuerrle insists that with Jose Mourinho on the touchline and John Terry and Frank Lampard on the pitch Chelsea fear no one in Friday's Champions League semifinal draw. The 2012 European Cup winners advanced to the last four by overturnin...

Moyes to rebuild United for UCL return

ESPN staff | April, 10 2014

David Moyes is sure Manchester United will still be able to attract high-profile signings despite the club looking set to be unable to offer Champions League football. • Lomas: The Stars of the South • Payne: Bayern...

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