Both Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic and manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believe the Europa League will be decided by which team has the best mental strength.
The Belgian Romelu Lukaku, decisive man with his physical power and a goal on Monday to knock out Bayer Leverkusen (2-1) and send Inter Milan to the Europa League semi-finals, refused to celebrate his good level and said his team-mate Nicolò Barella was the man of the match.
Football supporters would usually flock in huge numbers to the city hosting the finale of the Champions League, but this time it is set to be a different experience for fans who have decided to come to Lisbon for the 'Final Eight' despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Dani Ceballos will reportedly have room at Real Madrid ahead of 2020-21. According to 'AS', Los Blancos have reportedly changed their mind: if initially, they had planned to look for a new home for him, the Champions League defeat has reportedly made them think twice and now he is in their plans for next season.
Quique Setién's squad return to training with the eyes firmly focused on the Champions League quarter final in Lisbon.
Lothar Matthäus is clear. The ex-Bayern Munich captain considers Robert Lewandowski a better player than Leo Messi. The German continues to heat up the match between Bayern and Barcelona: "This Barca is no longer what it used to be, they don't scare me".
Bad news for Arthur Melo after his meeting with Abidal. The Brazilian midfielder has been separated from the first team and won't even be able to travel to Lisbon.
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Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said Tuesday he is "cautiously optimistic" of keeping David Alaba but is braced to lose Liverpool target Thiago Alcantara once the Champions League finishes in Lisbon.