CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Jose Mourinho confessed Manchester United’s Europa League win “reminded me of Inter-Bayern Munich – we had it in the bag from the first minute.”
Manchester United beat Ajax 2-0 in the Europa League Final in Stockholm and have thus qualified for the Champions League.
Juventus are due to wear the black and white kit in the Champions League Final, while Real Madrid opt to play in purple.
On this day 28 years ago, Arrigo Sacchi's Milan confirmed themselves as one of the best teams of the century, thrashing Steaua Bucharest 4-0 in the European Cup final.
Barcelona legend Xavi is cheering on Juventus in the Champions League final - “they’ve earned it”.
Predraj Mijatovic doesn’t see a favourite between Juventus and Real Madrid, and insists his goal in the 1998 final was onside.
Alessandro Nesta insists Milan were right to celebrate sixth-place - “it’s an important step and a great milestone”.
Milan held a star-studded reunion this evening to mark 10 years since they beat Liverpool in the Champions League Final.
Juventus and Manchester United are the main contenders for Bayern Munich winger Douglas Costa.
Inter are close to signing Brazilian right-back Danilo from Real Madrid, according to Cadena SER in Spain.
Carlo Ancelotti confirms Milan wanted Liverpool in the 2007 Champions League final “to take revenge for Istanbul”.
Filippo Inzaghi reveals Carlo Ancelotti predicted he’d score twice in the Champions League final win over Liverpool.
Ten years on, Football Italia looks back at the night Filippo Inzaghi laid the Istanbul ghosts to rest.
Real Madrid President Florentino Perez says they will “give our souls until the last second” to beat Juventus.
Milan hero Gennaro Gattuso reveals “as an Italian, I’m all for Juventus” in the Champions League final.
Former Real Madrid Coach Fabio Capello believes the Spaniards “are afraid of Juventus”.
Gerard Pique says Gianluigi Buffon deserves the Ballon d’Or, but expects “a game with few goals” in the Champions League final between Juventus and Real Madrid.
On this day in 1996, Juventus won the Champions League by beating Ajax in a penalty shoot-out.
Giuseppe Marotta insists Juventus do “absolutely not” have a deal for Lazio’s Keita Balde Diao but “we’re interested”.
On this day in 2010, Inter beat Bayern Munich 2-0 in the Champions League final to secure a historic Treble.
Andrea Barzagli won all six of the Serie A titles with Juventus and looks back over “an extraordinary journey,” but forward to the Champions League.
Miralem Pjanic reveals when he joined Juventus, “the President told me he wanted to break the record of five consecutive Scudetti. Now for the Champions League.”
Paulo Dybala celebrates the sixth consecutive Scudetto and looked ahead to the Champions League Final. “We want it with all our hearts.”
Max Allegri warned Juventus “have reached such a high level that we must confront our ideas on how to maintain that,” as his future is uncertain.
Gigi Buffon said Juventus “have written indelible pages in the history of football, but I don’t want the Ballon d’Or as a gift. I want to deserve it.”
Sami Khedira is back in the Juventus squad for tomorrow’s Serie A meeting with Crotone, boosting his hopes of facing Real Madrid.
Paulo Dybala insists Juventus “proved we are on a par with the top European clubs” and can beat Real Madrid for the Champions League.
Gonzalo Higuain cannot forgive Kamil Glik for stamping on him in Juventus-Monaco. “He never apologised. I’m sorry for him, as he tried to hurt me and failed.”
Gonzalo Higuain thanked Maurizio Sarri and Napoli, but “made the right decision” to join Juventus. “We are on the verge of completing a fantastic season.”
Ricky Kaka admits he is “cheering” for Real Madrid in the Champions League Final but has warned them to look out for Juventus’ Dani Alves.