CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Max Allegri complimented Antonio Conte on his Chelsea success and said Gigi Buffon “deserves the Ballon d’Or regardless” of Juventus winning the Champions League.
Leonardo Bonucci admits he is “happy” that Juventus are facing Real Madrid over Atletico in the Champions League final as he eyes a “legendary” treble.
Andrea Barzagli claims this is Juventus’ year of “consecration” as he adds to the calls for Gianluigi Buffon to win the Ballon d’Or.
Marco Materazzi claims Gianluigi Buffon deserves the Ballon d’Or. “He’s still the same as at the World Cup, when you couldn’t score against him in training.”
UEFA have announced that German referee Felix Brych will preside over the Champions League final between Juventus and Real Madrid.
Juventus have climbed to the top of the UEFA rankings list for 2016-17 after they secured a Champions League final place alongside Real Madrid this week.
Fernando Morientes predicts Real Madrid will beat Juventus in the Champions League Final “with a non-existent Gareth Bale penalty.”
Paulo Dybala explained the Champions League promise made to his Juventus teammates, facing Roma and a free kick competition with Alessandro Del Piero.
Paulo Dybala admits he would’ve liked to play alongside Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane and thanks Juventus boss Max Allegri for helping him grow.
Cristiano Ronaldo says the Champions League final between Juventus and Real Madrid will be 50-50.
Juventus and Real Madrid will meet in Cardiff for this year’s Champions League Final, and the last meeting at this stage didn’t end well for the Bianconeri.
Arrigo Sacchi believes Juventus will beat Real Madrid in the Champions League Final, above all because of the “mediocre defence.”
Zinedine Zidane admits “Juventus are still in my heart” and insists Real Madrid “are absolutely not the favourites” in the Champions League Final.
Atletico Madrid gave their city rivals a huge early scare, but Real Madrid won 4-2 on aggregate and will face Juventus in the Champions League Final on June 3.
Nicola Amoruso wants the current Juventus side to “take revenge” against Real Madrid for the controversial 1998 Champions League Final.
Juventus have reached the Champions League Final and will pocket at least €108m, rising to €113.7m if they win the trophy.
Monaco defender Kamil Glik confessed he “perhaps deserved a red card” for stamping on Gonzalo Higuain, “but referees help Juventus and always will.”
The Coppa Italia Final between Juventus and Lazio will be played on May 17, moved after the Bianconeri reached the Champions League Final.
Leonardo Jardim has “no regrets” for Monaco’s Champions League campaign and “cannot say Juventus didn’t deserve to qualify.”
Kylian Mbappé feels Monaco “have learned” from their Champions League experience with Juventus and “will try to come back next year better-prepared.”
Initial reports suggest Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira was able to pull up before doing serious damage to his hamstring.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio said “we are all with Juventus as they fly the flag” for Italy in the Champions League Final.
Dani Alves confessed he prefers assists to goals, “so everyone goes home happy” and had a special dedication after Juventus reached the Champions League Final.
Who made the difference against Monaco to secure a spot in the Champions League Final? Football Italia rates the Bianconeri.
Paulo Dybala admits “this is a night I will never forget, but we still have more to do” after Juventus reached the Champions League Final.
Max Allegri believes Juventus “have a very good chance of winning the Champions League” after sweeping Monaco aside to reach the Final.
Leonardo Bonucci assures Juventus are “now a certainty, not a surprise” in the Champions League Final, having grown over two years.
Gigi Buffon admits he wasn’t sure he’d get into another Champions League Final with Juventus, but “you have to keep believing in your dreams.”
Dani Alves set up one for Mario Mandzukic and scored a stunning volley, as Juventus beat Monaco 2-1 to reach the Champions League Final, 4-1 on aggregate.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta praised Max Allegri for creating a system that is “able to confuse even the media” in their Champions League semi-final with Monaco.