CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti admits “everything is more difficult” after first leg defeat to Real Madrid but progression is “not impossible”.
Miralem Pjanic insists Roma’s Champions League tie with Real Madrid isn’t over yet - “we want to get through”.
Miralem Pjanic dissects Roma’s route to the Champions League Last 16, and admits it was the minimum objective.
Keylor Navas assures Real Madrid will “have our full attention on Roma” in the Champions League.
Luciano Spalletti is “expecting a lot” from his Roma players when they face Real Madrid tomorrow.


Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri hits out at the “media obsession” over the Bayern Munich game.
Radja Nainggolan picked up a training injury, and looks likely to miss Roma’s game with Real Madrid tomorrow.
Miralem Pjanic urges Roma to pull off a “miracle” against Real Madrid in tomorrow’s Champions League clash.
Roma’s Luciano Spalletti won't settle for a dignified exit against Real Madrid - “I wouldn’t even Coach anyone who thinks like that”.
Luciano Spalletti urges his Roma players to “not think about the result” ahead of Real Madrid.
Roma winger Diego Perotti says goalscoring “is something I want to improve” and praises Cristiano Ronaldo.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri insists “it’s not impossible” to beat Bayern Munich and progress in the Champions League.
Roma President James Pallotta insists “I believe in qualification” against Real Madrid.
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane backs Roma captain Francesco Totti - “he’s done amazing things in football”.
Real Madrid defender Pepe insists the Roma tie “is not over yet” and will require “humilty and team spirit”.
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale is following a strict discipline to avoid injuries ahead of facing Roma, say reports.
UEFA rule that goal-line technology will be introduced in the Champions League starting from next season.
Roma confirmed Antonio Rudiger has suffered a thigh strain and will be out of action for two weeks.
Antonio Rudiger and Daniele De Rossi are out of Roma’s Champions League trip to Real Madrid.
Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel advised Juventus “how to trouble” Bayern Munich.
Juventus have reportedly set aside €30m for Bayern Munich defender Medhi Benatia.
Real Madrid warmed up for Roma in the Champions League with a 7-1 victory over Celta Vigo, including four for Cristiano Ronaldo.
Daniele De Rossi will miss Real Madrid, but should return when Roma take on Udinese next week.
Juventus will scout Bayern Munich today, but also their Borussia Dortmund opponents Henrikh Mkhiratyan and Ilkay Gundogan.
Miralem Pjanic praised Luciano Spalletti for transforming Roma and is ready for the “perfect” game at Real Madrid.
Diego Perotti admits he didn’t expect his Roma career to start so well and they’ll “give everything” against Real Madrid.
Roma President James Pallotta said they are “a completely different team mentally” under Luciano Spalletti and can upset Real Madrid.
Luciano Spalletti explained his Roma tactics to tear Fiorentina apart and is ready to “go for it” with Real Madrid.
Miralem Pjanic warned Roma won’t set limits after beating Fiorentina 4-1 and “want to fight” Real Madrid to the bitter end.
UEFA will use goal-line technology in this season’s Champions League and Europa League Finals.
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