CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Roma are expected to appeal the three-month ban handed out by UEFA to President James Pallotta.
Roma President James Pallotta has been given a three month UEFA ban for insulting the match officials following their 7-6 Champions League defeat to Liverpool.
Javier Pastore says Roma’s Champions League run “definitely” helped convince him to join the Giallorossi.
Inter Coach Luciano Spalletti says they’re “preparing for a different season”, and confirms Mauro Icardi “will play about half an hour” today.
Tuttosport claim Paul Pogba wants a return to Juventus just two years on from his €105m transfer to Manchester United.
Cristiano Ronaldo admits the “unique moment” where Juventus fans applauded his goal for Real Madrid played a part in his decision to move to Turin.
Cristiano Ronaldo confirms the Champions League is “an objective” for Juventus, pointing out “I’m not here on holiday”.
New Juventus signing Cristiano Ronaldo insists “I'm different from all the other players who think their career is over at my age”.
Ivan Perisic is feeling confident about the new season with Inter but admits the club ‘need more’ to compete in the Champions League.
Liverpool supporter Sean Cox, who was attacked by Roma ultras outside Anfield, has regained consciousness after three months in a coma.
New Juventus signing Joao Cancelo calls Cristiano Ronaldo “the best in the world”, and thanks Inter after his loan spell last season.
The President of the Lega Serie A called Cristiano Ronaldo’s arrival to Juventus “historic for all of Italian sport,” while La Liga hope it won’t affect their revenue.
Incoming Juventus signing Cristiano Ronaldo may be 33 years old, but the reigning Ballon d’Or remains one of the best players in world football.
Cristiano Ronaldo wrote an open letter on the Real Madrid website after announcing his €105m transfer to Juventus. “The time has come for a new era.”
Patrice Evra advised Cristiano Ronaldo to quit Real Madrid for Juventus. “There is no other team he must join. It’s a sacrifice, because they work HARD.”
Marca claim Cristiano Ronaldo decided to leave Real Madrid after they put an “insulting” €100m price-tag on him and Juventus can now take advantage.
Sky Sport Italia transfer guru Gianluca Di Marzio confirms Cristiano Ronaldo has invited Juventus to make an offer to Real Madrid, so they are studying it.
Kostas Manolas said Roma fans make you feel “like a God” and insists he’d “make the difference anywhere, even at Barcelona.”
The rumours of Juventus talks for Cristiano Ronaldo are gathering steam, particularly in Spain, claiming Real Madrid would release him for €100-120m.
Gigi Buffon admits “at one point I really believed Napoli would win the Scudetto, because they had the psychological advantage” over Juventus.
Milan have been excluded from the Europa League, which will cost them around €20m, but it’s not necessarily all bad news.
Joao Cancelo insists he has yet to receive ‘any official or concrete offers’ but notes ‘playing in the Champions League is my objective.’
Inter confirm they will only be allowed to have 22 players in the Champions League after failing to meet all their Financial Fair Play requirements.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri points out “you also need a bit of luck” to win the Champions League.
Alisson claims if Roma ‘want to raise the bar’, keeping Radja Nainggolan is ‘crucial’, while his own future will not be decided until ‘after’ the World Cup.
Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker has been showing off some of his other skills while training with Brazil’s World Cup squad.
Roma have been fined €50,000 for crowd disturbances before their Champions League semi-final first leg against Liverpool.
Liverpool have been fined €29,000 for “crowd disturbances” in the Champions League, but Roma must wait for the verdict on the Anfield game.
Real Madrid have reportedly been knocked back for Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri, but a deal is possible after the coming season.
Gianluigi Buffon should learn the extent of his UEFA ban on Tuesday after the insults aimed at referee Michael Oliver.