Antoine Griezmann of Atletico Madrid  shoots past goalkeeper Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer  to score during the Champions League semi-final second leg match  at Allianz Arena. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images

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Mario Balotelli’s infamous celebration during Italy’s Euro 2012 semi-final win over Germany. Photograph: Getty

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 Arturo Vidal watches on as Saul Niguez scores Atlético Madrid’s winner against Bayern Munich. Photograph: Getty

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Atletico’s Saul Niguez celebrates his side’s opening goal of the Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich. Photo: Francisco Seco/AP

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Bayern Munich’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has signed a new deal to keep him at the club until 2021. Photograph: Reuters

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Bayern Munich’s Thomas Mueller celebrates after scoring against Benfica in their Champions League clash. Photo: EPA

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Liverpool’s coach Jurgen Klopp signs autographs during a training session at Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund. Photograph: EPA

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Pep Guardiola says Benfica have ‘possibly the best back four in Europe.” Photograph: Epa

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England’s Eric Dier rises above the Germany defence to head home England’s winning goal during the friendly international at the   Olympiastadion in Berlin. Photograph: Carl Recine/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

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Germany’s head coach Joachim Löw talks to Mario Goetze, Toni Kroos, Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Mats Hummels and Thomas Muller during a training session in Berlin. Photograph: Getty Images

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