Josip Ilicic

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Atalanta goalkeeper Juan Musso is beaten by Cristiano Ronaldo a second time during the Champions League match at the Gewiss Stadium in Bergamo. Photograph: Paolo Magni/EPA

You’d be worn out from the drama – and the week had barely started. Monday night, Succession. Tuesday night, Manchester United. Two empires in a spot (...)

Cristiano Ronaldo fires home his second goal for Manchester United during the Champions League Group F game against Atalanta at Stadio di Bergamo. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP via Getty Images

Atalanta 2 Manchester United 2 This was the same tired story of Manchester United’s season. A powder-puff rearguard, an errant midfield, an overrelia(...)

Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their third goal with Harry Maguire during the Champions League Group F match against Atalanta at Old Trafford. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Manchester United 3 Atalanta 2 Manchester United continue to be a heart-palpitating proposition who cannot control matches. But, they also continue t(...)

Joao Felix of Portugal challenges Aymeric Laporte of Spain during the international friendly match at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Aymeric Laporte made his Spain debut in a goalless draw with European champions Portugal on Friday night. The Manchester City defender was granted Sp(...)

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(...)

Atalanta forward Josip Ilicic  scores his side’s first goal  past Liverpool goalkeeper  Alisson during the Champions League  match at Anfield. Photograph:  Jon Super/AFP via Getty Images

Liverpool 0 Atalanta 2 Qualification for the Champions League knock-out stages was the prize for Liverpool but resting some legs for the Premier Leag(...)

Manchester City’s English defender Kyle Walker finished Wednesday’s match in goal. Photograph: Getty Images

Atlanta 1 Manchester City 1 Manchester City remain in control of their Champions League destiny – a point is needed for qualification – but the way t(...)

Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling celebrates completing his hat-trick by scoring their fifth goal during the Champions League Group C match against Atalanta at the Etihad stadium. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP via Getty Images

Manchester City 5 Atalanta 1 On a night of firsts for Manchester City, they could savour Raheem Sterling’s maiden Champions League hat-trick. If the(...)

Tottenham’s Nacer Chadli celebrates after scoring  a penalty in the Europa League first leg game against Fiorentina  at  Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence. Photograph:   Matthew Childs/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Fiorentina 1 Tottenham 1 Tottenham remain in the hunt for three trophies this season after leaving Italy with a hard-fought draw in their Europa Leag(...)

Wayne Rooney came within one goal of Sir Bobby Charlton’s England goalscoring record as his late strike gave England a 3-2 win away at Slovenia. Photograph: Reuters

Slovenia 2 England 3 At this rate, it cannot be long before someone in the camp suddenly announces that England are looking good to win Euro 20(...)