Zidane strikes back to win tactical battle with PSG

MADRID (Reuters) – Zinedine Zidane has been questioned for his failure to repeat Real Madrid’s magnificent feats of last season but the Frenchman showed he still knows how to manage a big game as his side beat Paris St Germain 3-1 on Wednesday in the Champions League. Zidane was expected to match PSG’s 4-3-3 formation…

Bayern end PSG’s perfect Euro record with 3-1 win

France midfielder Corentin Tolisso scored twice to earn Bayern Munich victory but Paris St-Germain advance to the Champions League last-16 draw as Group B winners. Bayern needed to win by four goals to finish above PSG and they got off to a fine start with Robert Lewandowski’s close-range finish after eight minutes. Tolisso’s header doubled…

Ronaldo pines for Morata, Rodriguez after Wembley wobble

(Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo says the current Real Madrid team is less experienced than the all-conquering side of last season after the Spanish champions suffered a resounding 3-1 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday. Real’s first Champions League group game loss in five years came just three days after a shock 2-1 La Liga reverse…