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Brave Leicester go down fighting as Madrid rivals reach last four

Brave Leicester go down fighting as Madrid rivals reach last four

Leicester were nearly regarded as gatecrashers at Europe's elite football party following their remarkable title win, but they have made themselves right at home and have never looked out of place among such illustrious company. Leicester put all its heart into the game. As English football's last participant in this season's Champions League bowed out, Newsweek looks at how the Spanish press reacted.


Barcelona need perfection to pull off Juventus comeback - Iniesta

Barcelona need perfection to pull off Juventus comeback - Iniesta

When Barcelona routed PSG 6-1 to reverse a 4-0 first-leg deficit in the last 16, its confidence was high from winning four games in a row and outscoring opponents 15-3 before that second leg. "We came here knowing that we are a great team and we played like a great team", Cuadrado said. " Juventus is a great team and they were better than us", Barcelona defender Gerard Pique said.


Wasps stunned as England lock Joe Launchbury misses out on Lions squad

Wasps stunned as England lock Joe Launchbury misses out on Lions squad

In the 2013 tour, nine players were summoned as injury cover so all is not lost for those who missed out on what is regarded as the toughest assignment in world rugby: Earning a series win in New Zealand. One of the things about our 10s is that all of them are strong defenders and that's going to be paramount in that channel, having players who can get off the line.



Real Madrid v Bayern Munich Betting Tips

It's an honour for me because it's a very hard number. However the score could have been well different if Vidal would not have missed the penalty at the last minute before the break when Bayern led 1-0. Antoine Griezmann's disputed first-half penalty gave Atletico Madrid a slender 1-0 victory over Leicester City at the Vicente Calderon in Madrid on Wednesday.


Rangers focusing on playing better in Game 4 vs. Canadiens

Rangers focusing on playing better in Game 4 vs. Canadiens

Carey Price stopped 32 of the 34 shots against him for Montreal but was far from his best in Game 4. Nash broke a 1-1 tie 4:28 into the second period with his second of the playoffs and his 14th in 69 career Stanley Cup playoff games.



Seven former Cats gear up for NBA Playoffs

Their defensive indifference, which caused Coach Scott Brooks to compare their high-scoring affairs to "old-school ABA games", turned back into the grit that defined most of the year. Key matchup: How the Wizards guard Dwight Howard . Luckily, Malcolm Delaney ducked right in time . How long can they maintain their current upswing? Sunday marked a full season for Millsap in the playoffs; it was his 82nd postseason game.