Real Madrid board at fault for sudden Fabio Coentrao predicament


With no English teams left in the competition we are all free to become glory hunters and pick who we want to win Europe's premier competition. Tonight there is a replay of last season's final as neighbours Atletico and Real do battle in Madrid, whilst

Uefa is not taking any action against the Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal over allegations that he bit and punched the Atlético forward Mario Mandzukic in Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final, first leg. European football's governing body said

Arguably the most interesting of the Champions League quarterfinal round matchups is the crosstown rivalry of Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid. Not only is there the element of a local derby involved, but this also recreates 

Real Madrid will feel good about not losing away, but Atlético Madrid might feel better about not conceding an away goal.

The first leg of the Atletico Madrid-Real Madrid Champions League quarterfinal ended in a rather drab 0-0 draw, but this being a Madrid derby and a rematch of last season's Champions League final, there was still blood.