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Juve's Buffon has open mind about Cardiff's closed roof

This year is different. Real Madrid , however, enter Saturday's match looking to repeat as Champions League winners and their third title in four years. "Winning would be the right end to a fairytale and people like fairytales", Buffon said. There haven't been many in Europe for some time at Juventus .



Alonso: I will be happy with Indy 500 result regardless

For the past few decades he's been coaching professional drivers . Then again, who would have foreseen Fernando Alonso skipping the Monaco Grand Prix to race at Indianapolis? "Yes, but not so much at Indy". To date, only Graham Hill has accomplished the triple crown. "I think its a win-win situation", the Spaniard said about the potential impact of more F1 drivers following his example and crossing over between the circuits.



Penguins jump to 2-0 series lead in Stanley Cup Final

The Penguins have a 2-0 series lead, as it shifts to Nashville for Game 3 on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena . We don't lose in our building. Pekka Rinne made seven saves on just 12 shots. "If you can't get up for these games and be willing to put everything on the line, your team's not going to be successful". In Game 2 , they had as many shots in the first period (12) as they did total in the previous game.


Manchester Police Frantically Searching For Possible Second Bomb

Manchester Police Frantically Searching For Possible Second Bomb

Police say they are now holding 11 men, aged between 18 and 44, in custody and have made major progress in their investigation. With the official threat level raised to "critical", meaning a further attack could be imminent, troops have been deployed to free up police, and armed officers patrolled trains for the first time in Britain.


Ramos: Zidane has tamed complicated Real Madrid

Ramos: Zidane has tamed complicated Real Madrid

He has become more of a "moment player" in recent times , but boy has he been delivering the goods - scoring 36 goals in all competitions for Madrid and breaking numerous records in the process. " Isco plays inside the pitch". Max Allegri will also be aware that even if his side are able to nullify the threat of Modric and press him quickly, they'll have to try and replicate the same duty on his midfield colleague Toni Kroos .



Zidane: Ronaldo would have been the star if we had played together

The first Champion's League final to be played under a closed roof will create an ear-splitting atmosphere when Real Madrid take on Juventus on Saturday, but will have no impact on the result, says Juve keeper Gianluigi Buffon . Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid are accustomed to the pressure that comes with a final. While Ronaldo, for years renowned as a tricky winger and provider, has evolved his game to focus much more on a centre-forward role, Zidane remained primarily the midfield ...