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Valencia defender Joao Cancelo completes €40.4 million Juventus transfer

Valencia defender Joao Cancelo completes €40.4 million Juventus transfer

Juventus have completed the signing of Portugal full-back Joao Cancelo from Valencia for a fee of €40.4 million, which will be paid in three installments.

Roma's Radja Nainggolan joins Inter Milan

Roma's Radja Nainggolan joins Inter Milan

Radja Nainggolan has completed his move from Roma to Inter Milan in a deal worth €38 million with Davide Santon and Nicolo Zaniolo moving in the opposite direction as part of the transfer.

Marcos Rojo strike sees Argentina and Lionel Messi past Nigeria into round of 16

Marcos Rojo strike sees Argentina and Lionel Messi past Nigeria into round of 16

Marcos Rojo's late winner put Argentina through to the round of 16 at the World Cup with a 2-1 victory against Nigeria on Tuesday night.

Croatia win Group D after Milan Badelj, Ivan Perisic key win vs. Iceland

Croatia win Group D after Milan Badelj, Ivan Perisic key win vs. Iceland

Milan Badelj and Ivan Perisic scored in the second half for Croatia, who secured their place in the knockout stages with a 2-1 victory over Iceland at the Rostov Arena.

Peru win in final game to end Australia's World Cup hopes

Peru win in final game to end Australia's World Cup hopes

Australia's slim hopes of advancing from Group C were extinguished on Tuesday with a 2-0 defeat to Peru, who exited the World Cup on a high note in Sochi.

France and Denmark through after World Cup's first 0-0 draw

France and Denmark through after World Cup's first 0-0 draw

France and Denmark played out the first 0-0 draw of the World Cup at the Luzhniki Stadium as both teams progressed with Didier Deschamps' side winning Group C.

Spain level late against Morocco after VAR overturns late offside goal

Spain level late against Morocco after VAR overturns late offside goal

Morocco were denied a shock World Cup win against Spain in their Group B finale on Monday when VAR overturned an offside call on a late Iago Aspas goal as the match finished 2-2.

VAR penalty controversy as Iran snatch draw against Portugal

VAR penalty controversy as Iran snatch draw against Portugal

A controversial injury-time penalty given after a VAR review salvaged a draw for Iran after Ricardo Quaresma's fine goal had given Portugal the lead and Cristiano Ronaldo had seen a spot-kick saved.

Uruguay beat hosts Russia to finish top of Group A

Uruguay beat hosts Russia to finish top of Group A

Two early goals saw Uruguay finish top of group A as they inflicted Russia's first defeat of the World Cup in Samara, winning 3-0 to make it three victories from three and leave the hosts in second place.

Mo Salah scores but Saudi Arabia fight back to beat Egypt 2-1

Mo Salah scores but Saudi Arabia fight back to beat Egypt 2-1

Saudi Arabia scored a dramatic 95th-minute winner to beat Egypt 2-1 and finish their World Cup campaign on a high in Volgograd.

Colombia recover from opening defeat to eliminate Poland with big win

Colombia recover from opening defeat to eliminate Poland with big win

Colombia's World Cup campaign roared back into life with a 3-0 win over Poland in Group H on a sweltering evening at the Kazan Arena which sent the Poles tumbling out of the tournament on Sunday.

Keisuke Honda comes off bench to earn Japan 2-2 draw with Senegal

Keisuke Honda comes off bench to earn Japan 2-2 draw with Senegal

Japan and Senegal played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in Group H which leaves both with work to do in their final matches to qualify for the knockout stage.

Harry Kane hat trick, John Stones brace keys England romp vs. Panama

Harry Kane hat trick, John Stones brace keys England romp vs. Panama

Harry Kane had a hat trick and John Stones scored twice as England scored five goals in the first half and cruised to an easy 6-1 World Cup victory over Panama in Nizhny Novgorod.

Kroos' late heroics give Germany dramatic come-from-behind victory vs. Sweden

Kroos' late heroics give Germany dramatic come-from-behind victory vs. Sweden

Defending champion Germany resuscitated their World Cup hopes with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Sweden in their second Group F game in Sochi on Saturday, despite going down to 10 men late in the second half.

Mexico stay perfect as Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez score in win over South Korea

Mexico stay perfect as Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez score in win over South Korea

Mexico built on the momentum from their stunning opening victory over world champions Germany by comprehensively beating South Korea 2-1 on Saturday and taking a giant leap towards reaching the last-16 of a World Cup they have taken by storm.

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard braces lead Belgium to easy win vs. Tunisia

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard braces lead Belgium to easy win vs. Tunisia

Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard became only the fifth pair of teammates to each score two goals under the World Cup's current format as Belgium moved closer to securing passage to the knockout rounds with an easy 5-2 dismissal of Tunisia in Moscow.

Shaqiri's late winner gives Switzerland control of their own destiny

Shaqiri's late winner gives Switzerland control of their own destiny

Xherdan Shaqiri scored a late winner to help Switzerland stun Serbia 2-1 in their second Group E game on Friday.

Ahmed Musa's two goals boost Nigeria to set up Argentina showdown

Ahmed Musa's two goals boost Nigeria to set up Argentina showdown

Ahmed Musa scored two superb goals as Nigeria jump-started their World Cup campaign with a 2-0 win over Iceland in Group D on Saturday.

Stoppage-time goals see Brazil past Costa Rica

Stoppage-time goals see Brazil past Costa Rica

Stoppage-time goals from Philippe Coutinho and Neymar gave Brazil a 2-0 win over Costa Rica after they had seen a late penalty award overturned by VAR.

Juventus sign Can on four-year contract

Juventus sign Can on four-year contract

Emre Can has joined Serie A champions Juventus from Liverpool on a four-year contract.

Argentina's knockout-stage hopes in jeopardy after stunning loss to Croatia

Argentina's knockout-stage hopes in jeopardy after stunning loss to Croatia

Croatia advanced to the round of 16 for the first time since 1998 with a stunning 3-0 victory over Argentina on Thursday.

Kylian Mbappe strikes to send France through against Peru

Kylian Mbappe strikes to send France through against Peru

Kylian Mbappe became France's youngest-ever World Cup goal scorer at the age of 19 as his strike secured the 1-0 win that put France through to the round-of-16 and sent an unlucky Peru side out.

Australia salvage draw against Denmark with VAR-awarded penalty

Australia salvage draw against Denmark with VAR-awarded penalty

Mile Jedinak scored from a penalty given after a VAR review as Australia came from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Denmark.

Diego Costa goal sees Spain hang on for nervy win against Iran

Diego Costa goal sees Spain hang on for nervy win against Iran

A scrappy second-half goal by Diego Costa broke Iran's stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win in a nerve-jangling World Cup clash on Wednesday.

Uruguay into knockouts with win vs Saudi Arabia

Uruguay into knockouts with win vs Saudi Arabia

Uruguay booked their place in the knockout stage with a 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Rostov, Russia, on Wednesday.

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo strikes again to knock Morocco out

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo strikes again to knock Morocco out

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fourth goal in two World Cup matches as Portugal won 1-0 against a Morocco side that created plenty of chances but were eliminated from the tournament.

Russia inch closer to knockout stage with comfortable defeat of Egypt

Russia inch closer to knockout stage with comfortable defeat of Egypt

Free-scoring Russia's World Cup dream continued with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Egypt in their second Group A match in St. Petersburg on Tuesday.

Controversial goal helps Senegal surprise Poland in Group H

Controversial goal helps Senegal surprise Poland in Group H

Senegal became the first African team to win a match at the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday when they beat Poland 2-1, helped by two shocking errors in the European side's defence.

Colombia's Carlos Sanchez sent off in defeat to Japan

Colombia's Carlos Sanchez sent off in defeat to Japan

Japan got their World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a 2-1 win over Colombia, who suffered the tournament's first red card after only three minutes.

Harry Kane scores stoppage time winner for England vs. Tunisia

Harry Kane scores stoppage time winner for England vs. Tunisia

Harry Kane scored a dramatic stoppage-time winner as England beat Tunisia 2-1 in Volgograd.

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Diego Costa nets brace as Atletico Madrid claim UEFA Super Cup crown over Real Madrid
Real Madrid 2 - 4 Atletico Madrid

Diego Costa nets brace as Atletico Madrid claim UEFA Super Cup crown over Real Madrid

Atletico Madrid finally got their own back on Real Madrid in European competition by snatching a 4-2 win over their city rivals after extra time to lift the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday.

Celtic bounced from Champions League by AEK Athens
AEK Athens 2 - 1 Celtic

Celtic bounced from Champions League by AEK Athens

AEK Athens and PAOK Thessaloniki gave Greek football fans plenty to cheer about as both clubs reached the Champions League playoff round and joined three former winners of Europe's elite club competition on Tuesday.

Odsonne Edouard double helps Celtic to two-goal advantage over Rosenborg
Celtic 3 - 1 Rosenborg

Odsonne Edouard double helps Celtic to two-goal advantage over Rosenborg

Odsonne Edouard scored a brace to help Celtic to a 3-1 victory in the first-leg of their Champions League second round qualifying tie with Rosenborg in Glasgow.

Jurgen Klopp hints Mohamed Salah likely to miss World Cup
Real Madrid 3 - 1 Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp hints Mohamed Salah likely to miss World Cup

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp believes Mo Salah is likely to miss the World Cup after leaving the Champions League final injured in the first half.

Real Madrid hero Gareth Bale fuels Premier League speculation
Real Madrid 3 - 1 Liverpool

Real Madrid hero Gareth Bale fuels Premier League speculation

Gareth Bale said he wants to be playing every week -- which "has not happened this season" -- after leading Real Madrid to the Champions League trophy in Saturday's 3-1 win over Liverpool.

Cristiano Ronaldo hints at Real Madrid exit
Real Madrid 3 - 1 Liverpool

Cristiano Ronaldo hints at Real Madrid exit

Cristiano Ronaldo cast doubt over his future with Real Madrid after they won the Champions League for the third consecutive season on Saturday in a 3-1 win over Liverpool.

Bale stunner and Karius howlers give Real historic hat-trick
Real Madrid 3 - 1 Liverpool

Bale stunner and Karius howlers give Real historic hat-trick

Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 to win the Champions League for a third successive season thanks to a spectacular two-goal substitute appearance from Gareth Bale and a performance to forget for Loris Karius.

Record-setting Liverpool see off Roma to book Champions League final spot
Roma 4 - 2 (6-7) Liverpool

Record-setting Liverpool see off Roma to book Champions League final spot

Liverpool set up a repeat of their 1981 meeting against Real Madrid despite a first Champions League defeat of the season at the Stadio Olimpico.

Real Madrid hold off Bayern Munich to reach third straight Champions League final
Real Madrid 2 - 2 (4-3) Bayern Munich

Real Madrid hold off Bayern Munich to reach third straight Champions League final

Two goals from Karim Benzema helped Real Madrid advance to their third straight Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate after a scintillating 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich in the second leg of their last-four clash on Tuesday.

Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich with Marco Asensio winner
Bayern Munich 1 - 2 Real Madrid

Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich with Marco Asensio winner

Real Madrid will be firm favourites to reach another Champions League final after winning 2-1 away to Bayern Munich in the first leg of their semifinal.

Liverpool score five but late goals give Roma glimmer of hope
Liverpool 5 - 2 Roma

Liverpool score five but late goals give Roma glimmer of hope

Liverpool scored five but conceded two late goals as Roma gave themselves a glimmer of hope in a 5-2 defeat at Anfield after the home side had swept into a huge lead.

Liverpool face Roma in semis, holders Real drawn against Bayern
Champions League Draw

Liverpool face Roma in semis, holders Real drawn against Bayern

Liverpool will face Roma in the semifinals of the Champions League later this month as they continue their attempt to win it for the first time since 2005.

 Ronaldo rescues Real again but Madrid's fear factor destroyed by Juve
Real Madrid 1 - 3 Juventus

Ronaldo rescues Real again but Madrid's fear factor destroyed by Juve

Cristiano Ronaldo scored an injury-time penalty to book Real Madrid's place in the Champions League semifinals after losing the second leg 3-1, but winning the tie 4-3 on aggregate.

Bayern Munich hold off Sevilla to reach Champions League semifinals
Bayern Munich 0 - 0 Sevilla

Bayern Munich hold off Sevilla to reach Champions League semifinals

Bayern Munich are through to the Champions League semifinals for the seventh time in nine years after a 0-0 draw in their quarterfinal second leg with Sevilla.

Barcelona crash out of Champions League after shock loss to Roma
Roma 3 - 0 Barcelona

Barcelona crash out of Champions League after shock loss to Roma

Barcelona suffered a shock Champions League defeat at the hands of Roma, losing 3-0 in their quarterfinal second leg at the Stadio Olimpico to go out 4-4 on aggregate thanks to an away goal for the Serie A side in the first leg.

Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino see Liverpool past Man City
Man City 1 - 2 Liverpool

Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino see Liverpool past Man City

Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino scored second-half goals as Liverpool won 2-1 at Manchester City to reach the Champions League semifinals 5-1 on aggregate.

Two Roma own goals help Barcelona to home victory in first leg
Barcelona 4 - 1 Roma

Two Roma own goals help Barcelona to home victory in first leg

A pair of own goals helped Barcelona take a major step toward the Champions League semifinals with a 4-1 win over Roma at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Irresistible Liverpool thrash Man City in UCL quarterfinal first leg
Liverpool 3 - 0 Man City

Irresistible Liverpool thrash Man City in UCL quarterfinal first leg

Liverpool drew significant first blood in their all-English Champions League quarterfinal as Manchester City were blown away in 45 minutes in a raucous 3-0 Anfield defeat.

Bayern Munich rally past Sevilla with two away goals in UCL quarters
Sevilla 1 - 2 Bayern

Bayern Munich rally past Sevilla with two away goals in UCL quarters

Bayern Munich fought back from a goal down to beat Sevilla 2-1 in their Champions League quarterfinal first leg on Tuesday night at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.

Remarkable Ronaldo runs the show as Real Madrid rout Juventus 3-0
Juventus 0 - 3 Real Madrid

Remarkable Ronaldo runs the show as Real Madrid rout Juventus 3-0

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a spectacular brace to hand Real Madrid a 3-0 victory over Juventus in their Champions League quarterfinal first leg on Tuesday.

Liverpool vs. Man City dominates UCL draw as Real Madrid, Barca, Bayern kept apart
Champions League Draw

Liverpool vs. Man City dominates UCL draw as Real Madrid, Barca, Bayern kept apart

Liverpool face Manchester City in an all-English Champions League quarterfinal after the draw in Switzerland on Friday.

Lionel Messi gets 100th UCL goal as Chelsea are beaten by Barcelona
Barcelona 3 - 0 Chelsea

Lionel Messi gets 100th UCL goal as Chelsea are beaten by Barcelona

Two goals from Lionel Messi -- one the fastest of his career and the other his 100th in the Champions League -- helped Barcelona beat Chelsea 3-0 at the Camp Nou and advance to the quarterfinals 4-1 on aggregate.

Bayern Munich cruise into Champions League quarterfinals over Besiktas
Besiktas 1 - 3 Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich cruise into Champions League quarterfinals over Besiktas

Bayern Munich coasted into the quarterfinals of the Champions League with a 3-1 win over Besiktas in Istanbul to complete an 8-1 aggregate win.

Edin Dzeko strikes as Roma defeat Shakhtar, advance to UCL quarters
Roma 1 - 0 Shakhtar

Edin Dzeko strikes as Roma defeat Shakhtar, advance to UCL quarters

A second-half strike from Edin Dzeko sent Roma into the quarterfinals of the Champions League with a 1-0 home victory against 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk.

Ben Yedder double for Sevilla knocks Man United out of UCL
Man United 1 - 2 Sevilla

Ben Yedder double for Sevilla knocks Man United out of UCL

Sevilla are through to the Champions League quarterfinals after beating Manchester United 2-1 in their second leg at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.

Manchester City easily advance to quarterfinals despite loss vs. Basel
Manchester City 1 - 2 Basel

Manchester City easily advance to quarterfinals despite loss vs. Basel

Manchester City slipped to their first home defeat since December 2016 as Basel won the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie 2-1.

Juventus revival knocks Spurs out of Champions League
Tottenham Hotspur 1 - 2 Juventus

Juventus revival knocks Spurs out of Champions League

Two goals in under three second-half minutes saw Juventus come back from 1-0 down to knock Tottenham Hotspur out of the Champions League, with a 2-1 win at Wembley putting them through to the quarterfinals 4-3 on aggregate.

Liverpool advance to quarterfinals of Champions League after draw vs. Porto
Liverpool 0 - 0 Porto

Liverpool advance to quarterfinals of Champions League after draw vs. Porto

Liverpool eased into the quarterfinals of the Champions League for the first time in nine years with no great alarm in a lifeless goalless draw at home to Porto.

Ruthless Real Madrid crush PSG's Champions League dream
PSG 1 - 2 Real Madrid

Ruthless Real Madrid crush PSG's Champions League dream

Holders Real Madrid eased into the Champions League quarterfinals with a 2-1 win at 10-man Paris Saint-Germain.

De Gea stars as Man United escape Sevilla with goalless UCL draw
Sevilla 0 - 0 Man United

De Gea stars as Man United escape Sevilla with goalless UCL draw

David De Gea's exceptional display saved Manchester United's blushes as Jose Mourinho's men somehow escaped with a goalless draw from a match dominated by Sevilla.