Lazio’s Ciro Immobile celebrates scoring his second  second goal as Juventus’ Sami Khedira looks on during the  Serie A match at Juventus Stadium. Photograph: Massimo Pinca/Reuters

Juventus 1 Lazio 2 Lazio ended Juventus’s two-year unbeaten home record in all competitions with a 2-1 win after Paulo Dybala missed a stoppage-time (...)

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani reacts after scoring in the  Champions League  match against  Bayern Munich  at the Parc des Princes. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images

Paris St Germain tore apart Bayern Munich to win 3-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday as the French club’s expensively-assembled attack made anoth(...)

Argentina Lionel Messi  celebrates with goalscorer  Gabriel Mercado during the friendly international  match against Brazil at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Photograph: Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images

Argentina 1 Brazil 0 Jorge Sampaoli enjoyed a perfect start to his Argentina reign with a 1-0 friendly win over Brazil on Friday, ending opposing coa(...)

 Gianluigi Buffon and Leonardo Bonucci during the semi-final gainst Monaco at the Stade Louis II stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

Scoring goals is not something Real Madrid usually have a problem with. They have scored in every game this season and have not failed to score since (...)

There is another less-gilded level to the beautiful game. And there always seems to be Irish businesspeople sniffing around it. Photograph: Getty Images

When Real Madrid and Juventus clash on Saturday some of the most expensive footballers on the planet will take to the field: Gareth Bale (if he overco(...)

 Gonzalo Higuain could have a big part to play as Juventus attempt to beat Real Madrid and win the Champions League. Photo: Pierpaolo Piciucco/Action Plus via Getty Images

Gonzalo Higuaín could have lost his temper. He could have ranted about the 32 goals he has scored this season, or the double that set Juventus on the (...)

Juventus celebrate beating Crotone to secure the Serie A title. Photograph: Giorgio Perottino/Reuters

Juventus 3 Crotone 0 Juventus have become the first club to win the Serie A title six years in a row by beating Crotone 3-0. Even though Roma closed(...)

Juventus celebrate reaching the Champions League final after their 4-1 aggregate win over AS Monaco. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

Juventus 2 AS Monaco 1 (Juventus win 4-1 on aggregate) The great black and white blockade rolls on, although not without a minor scratch. Juventus we(...)

 Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus pats Lionel Messi of Barcelona on the back during their quarter-final second leg match at Camp Nou. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Barcelona 0 Juventus 0 (0-3 on aggregate) There was to be no Comeback Part II, no repetition of that night against Paris Saint-Germain and no sign of(...)

FC Barcelona’s Javier Mascherano, Luis Suárez, Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr  during a training session at the Joan Gamper sports facilities in Barcelona.  Photograph: Alejandro Garcia/EPA

Luis Enrique says no one should take much notice of what players and managers say when they are prisoners of euphoria or despair straight after games,(...)