Andrea Pirlo

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Jordan Henderson celebrates after Divock Origi scored the opening goal at Anfield against Barclona in the 2019 Champions League semi-final. Photograph: Getty Images

Liverpool need another famous comeback to progress in the Champions League on Wednesday after their 3-1 quarter-final first leg defeat to Real Madrid.(...)

Gianluigi Buffon has impressed when called upon this season. File photograph: Getty Images

It has become a little hard to trust Gianluigi Buffon when he talks about retirement. In 2017, he told me he had reached a decision to hang up his glo(...)

Erling Braut Haaland scored twice at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville. Photograph: Getty Images

Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland continued his prolific run in the Champions League by scoring twice as his side came from behind to earn a 3-2 win (...)

Paul Pogba celebrates scoring Manchester United’s winner against Fulham. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty/AFP

When Paul Pogba was about nine or 10, a man called Sambou Tati - his youth coach at US Roissy - decided to convert him from a striker into a midfielde(...)

Ousmane Dembele celebrates his opening goal with Barcelona team-mates  during the Champions League Group G match against Juventus in Turin. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP via Getty Images

Ousmane Dembele’s early goal and Lionel Messi’s late penalty saw Barcelona overcome Juventus 2-0 in the Champions League in Turin. The Italian champi(...)

Laois’ Zach Tuohy and Kerry’s Mark O’Connor will be key players for Geelong in Saturday’s AFL Grand Final. File photograph: Getty Images

After more than 100 days of strict lockdown, Coivd-19 restrictions are finally easing in Melbourne. Since July, those of us not deemed essential worke(...)

 Cristiano Ronaldo shows his frustration during the Champions League round of 16 second leg  between Juventus and Lyon at the Allianz stadium in Turin, Italy. Phototraph: Antonio Calanni/AP

Lisbon will miss Cristiano Ronaldo this week. For the first time in a decade, the Champions League quarter-finals go ahead without him. On Frida(...)

Andre Pirlo has been named as the new Juventus manager. Photograph: Andrea Di Marco/EPA

Juventus have appointed former midfielder Andrea Pirlo as their manager following the sacking of Maurizio Sarri. The Italian club acted swiftly as S(...)

Jack Wilshere and Mark Noble of West Ham  argue with referee Stuart Attwell during their Premier League match against  Bournemouth at London Stadium last Saturday. Photograph: Marc Atkins/Getty Images

Almost a week since West Ham’s defeat by Bournemouth at the London Stadium, it remains no easier to understand Manuel Pellegrini’s decision to play Ma(...)

Real Madrid’s Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Italian Serie A side Juventus FC in a deal worth €100 million. Photograph: PA

Cristiano Ronaldo described it in matter-of-fact terms as “the moment to begin a new cycle”. In Italy the headline writers went a little bigger as the(...)

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