Benfica’s  Rodrigo Lima celebrates scoring the second against  Juventus   at Luz Stadium, Lisbon. Photograph: Jose Sena Goulao / EPA Advantage Benfica and Sevilla in Europa League semis

Away goal could prove crucial for Juventus but Valencia have it all to do next week

Bodyguards at  Cristiano Ronaldo Junior’s christening in 2011.  Photograph: Europa Press/Europa Press via Getty Images Fyffes aside for Ecuador, Japanese rider requests plenty of bubbly

Fruit, Jacuzzis and games consoles among the World Cup teams’ special requests in Brazil

Kenny Browne (left) returns to the St Patrick’s Athletic defence to face struggling Athlone Town at Inchicore tonight, while  Jason Byrne (right) should start for Bohemians against Cork City at Turner’s Cross. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho Winless Athlone take on champions St Patrick’s Athletic

(l-r) Paul Scholes, Phil Neville, Nicky Butt and Ryan Giggs have taken the reins at Manchester United. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire. Nicky Butt ‘proud’ to be on board with Ryan Giggs

Class of ‘92 preparing to take charge of first game as the Manchester United coaching ticket

 Everton’s Sylvain Distin marshalls Marouane Chamakh of Crystal Palace during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park. Photograph:   Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Roberto Martinez focused on Everton’s tally not Arsenal’s

Sylvain Distin awaits diagnosis on hamstring injury that could bring his season to an end

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez (right) celebrates Raheem Sterling’s second against  Norwich at Carrow Road last weekend. Photograph: Chris Radburn / PA Wire Liverpool squad ‘surprised’ by title challenge: Luis Suarez

League’s top scorer says future is bright at Anfield thanks to young talent coming through

  ‘The Chosen One’ banner supporting David Moyes used to feature prominently at Old Traffordin. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Featured banner follows ‘The Chosen One’ out of Old Trafford

Stretford End flags group deem old pro-Moyes tribute surplus to requirements

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes (right) and his sucessor at Everton Roberto Martinez (left) prior to the latter’s 2-0 win at Goodison Park. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire Roberto Martinez says David Moyes will ‘bounce back’

Scot’s successor at Goodison Park says former Manchester United manager has ‘winning mentality’

Borussia Dortmund’s coach Jurgen Klopp (right), seen here with attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan, has again ruled him out of the running for the Manchester United job. Photograph: Wolfgang Rattay / Reuters Jurgen Klopp again rules himself out of Manchester United running

Dortmund manager insists ‘there are about 1000 reasons’ why he is staying in Germany

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