Stefano Di

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Gareth Bale only flickered sporadically during Real Madrid’s 0-0 draw with Manchester City. Photograph: Epa

In the end Cristiano Ronaldo didn’t make it out on to the pitch at the Etihad. He wasn’t the only one. Midway through the second half on a still, clea(...)

 Alvaro Morata equalises for Juventus in the Champions League semi-final second leg at  Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Photo:  Paul Hanna/Reuters

Massimo Allegri had warned his team would face “95 long and interminable minutes” at the Santiago Bernabéu, and so it proved. But the reward at the en(...)

An Italian police (Carabinieri car). The case of  Stefano Di Francesco, who was arrested and charged with the murder of his 32-year-old son, Piero, in Italy this week, shows that sometimes good old fashioned detective work pays off.

If Andrea Camilleri, creator of the Sicilian-based detective, Inspector Montalbano, had made it up, no one would have blinked. The thing is, though(...)