Real Madrid’s striker Vinicius Jr celebrates after scoring his side’s third  goal during the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Alfredo Di Stefano stadium in Madrid. Photograph: Kiko Huesca/EPA

Real Madrid 3 Liverpool 1 There is no anger left from 2018, Jürgen Klopp insisted, but there must be from this match. Some things have changed since (...)

Ferland Mendy of Real Madrid scores their side’s late winner from a free-kick  during the Champions League round of 16 first leg against Atalanta  at Gewiss Stadium  in Bergamo. Photograph:  Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images

Atalanta 0 Real Madrid 1 “Our idea is to attack for 90 minutes,” the Atalanta centre back Cristian Romero had said. Instead, down to 10 men early, he(...)

 Real Madrid’s players celebrate with their manager Zinedine Zidane at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium. Photograph:  Getty Images

Just before 11pm on Thursday night, two months after the title race was supposed to finish and a few seconds after it actually had, two men working fo(...)

Angel Di Maria of Paris Saint Germain celebrates after scoring a goal against Real Madrid during the  Champions League Group A  match  at the Parc des Princes. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA

Angel Di Maria produced a vintage performance with two goals to help Paris St Germain claim a 3-0 home win over Real Madrid in their Champions League (...)

Spain’s media did not react well to the national side’s first home defeat in a competitive match for 15 years. Composite: Marca, AS, Mundo Deportivo, Sport, 20minutos

“I was great at half-time,” said the Spain manager Luis Enrique. “The logical thing would have been to kick something, crap on everything and kill the(...)

 Cristiano Ronaldo completes his hat-trick for Portugal  with a free-kick in the World Cup Group B game against Spain at the Fisht Stadium  in Sochi. Photograph:   Michael Steele/Getty Images

Portugal 3 Spain 3 There was a time when games between these two produced goals aplenty all right but that was before Portugal became a footballing p(...)

Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne celebrates his goal in their Champions League win over Shakhtar Donetsk. Photo: Andreas Solaro/Getty Images

Napoli 3 Shakhtar Donetsk 0 Napoli kept their hopes of Champions League progress alive with a 3-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in Group F. A brilliant (...)

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the second  of his three goals in the  Champions League semi-final first leg against Atletico Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.  Photograph: Susana Vera/Reuters/ Livepic

Real Madrid 3 Atletico Madrid 0 The Bernabéu bounced and burst into song, the lyrics ringing around this arena the same that had adorned the huge ban(...)

Barcelona and Spain midfielder  Sergio Busquets in action against Atletico Madrid’s   French forward Antoine Griezmann   during the Champions League quarter-final second leg football match  at the Vicente Calderon. Photograph:   Curto de la Torre/AFP/Getty Images

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque said on Thursday that Barcelona’s elimination from the Champions League could help his team’s preparation for this sum(...)

Real Madrid’s forward Jese Rodriguez celebrates with Nacho Fernandez at the Santiago Bernabeu. Photograph: Getty Images

Real Madrid 1 PSG 0 Real Madrid booked a place in the last 16 of the Champions League after the first-half substitute Nacho Fernández scored to clinch(...)