Real Madrid are through to the quarter finals of the Champions League after a controversial 2-1 win over Manchester Utd at Old Trafford.
Tied at 1-1 from the first leg in Spain Utd looked to have booked their place in the last 8 after a Ramos own goal put them in front until what seemed a questionable red card for Nani reduced Utd to ten men and spurred Real into action.
Former Tottenham mid-fielder Luka Modric put Real back on level terms and it just had to be Cristiano Ronaldo to score the winning goal to send Real into the quarter finals.
Borussia Dortmund made sure of their place in the next round with a comfortable 3-0 win against Ukraine’s Shakhtar Donetsk to seal a 5-2 aggregate victory.
Juventus should be confident of reaching the last 8 as they lead Scottish club Celtic 3-0 ahead of tonight’s second leg at the Juventus Stadium. Manager Antonio Conte said the job was only half won, “we still have another 90 minutes to play” he said.
Paris St Germain take on Valencia at the Parc De Princes with the French side 2 up from the first leg in Spain.
The Algarve Cup kicks off today with some of the world’s top women’s nations in action. Among the favourites are the United States, Germany, Japan and host Portugal.