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5hRobbie Dunne

Real's Champions League powers aren't magic

There's a winning mystique surrounding Real Madrid in Champions League play, and Bayern Munich must not be mesmerized by it.

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18hESPN staff

Predictable titles risk alienating fans - EPFL

The European League umbrella group (EPFL) has warned that fans will soon lose interest in domestic championships if leagues become too predictable.

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19hSam Marsden

Five Barcelona U19 players to watch

For the second time in the tournament's five-year existence, Barca won the UEFA Youth League. Here are five players to watch.

19hJonathan Johnson

PSG's Alves on Barcelona return: 'Calm down'

Paris Saint-Germain's Dani Alves has played down speculation regarding a return to Barcelona after he spoke fondly of his ex-club in an interview.

Why Iniesta's success can't be defined by stats (2:17)
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2dRob Train

Isco's rise to Real's crown jewel

Just two months ago, it seemed Isco would leave Real Madrid this summer. Now he's arguably Los Blancos' most important player.

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2dAdriana Garcia

Alaves' Medran cries during interview

Alvaro Medran, on loan from Valencia, showed his frustration over his lack of playing time at Alaves by crying during a postgame interview.

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2dAdriana Garcia

Sevilla's N'Zonzi sorry for partying after final

Sevilla midfielder Steven N'Zonzi has apologised for partying in Madrid hours after his side's 5-0 loss to Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final.