CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain agrees “the time has come” to win the Champions League, and doesn’t care who scores.
Max Allegri says “staying among the Champions League’s top eight teams” is Juventus’ long-term aim as “balance is the one thing you must have.”
Max Allegri admits Real Madrid “are the favourites” but insists Juventus “have great self-esteem and belief” that they can win the Champions League.
Giorgio Chiellini insists Juventus are “better” than they were in 2015 as Gianluigi Buffon deserves the Ballon d’Or “for what he does, not what he is.”
Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic admits “my dream is to win” the Champions League and complete “a perfect season”.
Marco Fassone says Milan are “ready to do everything” to keep Gianluigi Donnarumma, but “the final decision is his”.
On this day in 1969, Milan won their second European Cup by beating Johan Cruyff’s Ajax 4-1.
Andrea Barzagli concedes Juventus “didn’t have the belief two years ago, but now we all believe” in a Champions League Final win over Real Madrid.
Max Allegri wants Juventus to face the Champions League Final with “enthusiasm and joy. Real Madrid allow something in defence.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta said they are ready for the Champions League Final and “we don’t particularly fear Real Madrid.”
Juventus give Emil Audero his Serie A debut in goal, but it’s largely a strong line-up in the final Serie A trip to Bologna, including Sami Khedira and Gonzalo Higuain.
Antonio Conte has discussed lifting the Champions League with Chelsea but warned that “you can’t just get up one day and win it”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri is unequivocal over his future - “I want to stay”.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Juventus “have to win” at Bologna tomorrow, despite having secured the Scudetto already.
Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta says they are “not even considering” the possibility of Max Allegri leaving.
Zdenek Zeman says “others have decided” that Francesco Totti will no longer play for Roma after this weekend.
Paulo Dybala warned “everyone knows Juventus are playing Real Madrid on level terms in the Champions League Final. We’re just missing one objective.”
Juventus defender Andrea Barzagli insists that his side have gained experience since their Champions League final defeat in 2015.
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.