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Good Week/Bad Week

After the ultimate weekend of sporting action, Sky Sports picks out the winners and losers.

Head to head: James v Neymar Features

Head to head: James v Neymar

Peter Fraser previews the World Cup quarter-finals head-to-head between

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Download for debate over Real Madrid's Champions League triumph and England's hopes in Brazil.

Where it was won Features

Where it was won

Adam Bate looks at five reasons why Real Madrid emerged victorious over rivals Atletico in the end.

What next for Diego? Features

What next for Diego?

Adam Bate discusses the options facing in-demand Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone.

Embracing the noise Features

Embracing the noise

Real Madrid seized their moment to find a way to deliver La Décima, writes Adam Bate.

Atletico Décimated Features

Atletico Décimated

Football was cruel on Atletico Madrid in their Champions League final defeat, writes Daniel Storey.

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Bale force

Opta data says Gareth Bale wasn't at his best in the Champions League final but he proved his class.

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Jerome Boateng's deflected late strike against his former side was enough for Bayern Munich to beat Man City 1-0.

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Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke at Stamford Bridge in their opening Group G Champions League clash.

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Champions League: Yaya Toure off the pace as Manchester City succumb to late goal against Bayern Munich

Champions League: Yaya Toure off the pace as Manchester City succumb to late goal against Bayern Munich

Vincent Kompany said earlier this week that Yaya Toure was "not far off" signing a new Manchester City deal; that's considerably closer than he got to any Bayern Munich midfielder on Wednesday night.

Who is the real Ronald Koeman? Former team-mate Rob McDonald shares his memories of the Southampton boss

Who is the real Ronald Koeman? Former team-mate Rob McDonald shares his memories of the Southampton boss

Not many Englishmen know Dutch football better than Rob McDonald. The former Newcastle United striker spent the best part of eight years in the country as a player, winning the Eredivisie title during his time in Eindhoven with a PSV team that included the genius of Ruud Gullit.

The Science of Scouting: Young Players

The Science of Scouting: Young Players

In this age of analysis it’s possible for clubs to gather vast amounts of data on potential signings.