Javier Mascherano wary of old friend Carlos Tevez
Javier Mascherano wary of old friend Carlos Tevez

Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano will line up against a friend turned rival in the Champions League final on Saturday as compatriot Carlos Tevez attempts to fire Juventus to their first European Cup in 19 years.

UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...

Juventus booked a Berlin date with Barcelona next month for the UEFA Champions League title after beating Real Madrid 3-2 on aggregate. The Madrid leg ended in a 1-1 draw after Cristiano Ronaldo's first-half penalty was equalized by former Madrid player Alvaro Morata.

Carlos Tevez, Javier Pastore get Copa America call
Carlos Tevez, Javier Pastore get Copa America call

Carlos Tevez and Javier Pastore, overlooked for the 2014 World Cup, have been named alongside Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Ezequiel Lavezzi in Argentina`s preliminary 30-man squad for the Copa America.

Carlos Tevez driving licence suspended for `Mont Blanc speeding`
Carlos Tevez driving licence suspended for `Mont Blanc speeding`

Juventus and Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has had his driving licence suspended after being caught speeding through the Mont Blanc Tunnel, Italian media reported Thursday.
 

Carlo Ancelotti wants Real patience for Juve decider
Carlo Ancelotti wants Real patience for Juve decider

Coach Carlo Ancelotti said Real Madrid will need "patience" and the full support of the Santiago Bernabeu stadium when they host Juventus next week looking to secure a second successive Champions League final.

Juve's cut-price Carlos Tevez upstages Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale
Juve's cut-price Carlos Tevez upstages Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale

Juventus spent about 12 million euros ($13.42 million) to sign Carlos Tevez, a fraction of what Real Madrid paid for Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo, yet it was the Argentine who called the shots in their Champions League clash on Tuesday. 

Champions League: Alvaro Morata, Carlos Tevez strike as Juventus hang on to stun Real Madrid
Champions League: Alvaro Morata, Carlos Tevez strike as Juventus hang on to stun Real Madrid

Juventus striker Carlos Tevez smashed home a second-half penalty as the hosts stunned holders Real Madrid with a 2-1 win in an absorbing Champions League semi-final, first leg on Tuesday.

UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...
UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...

Excellent display from Juventus to deny Real Madrid spoils in Turin. Alvaro Morata set the ton of the match by scoring the opener, against his former club, then Cristiano Ronaldo equalised for the defending champions. But a penalty conversion from Carlos Tevez all but settled the leg. The return leg is on May 13 at the imposing Santiago Bernanbeu and the Old Lady will need all the tricks in their book to capitalise from this win and make Champions League final in ages.

UEFA Champions League 1st semi-final, 1st leg: Juventus vs Real Madrid – Preview
UEFA Champions League 1st semi-final, 1st leg: Juventus vs Real Madrid – Preview

Finally, world's greatest club football tournament has entered it's final stretch and in the first leg of first semi-final, Juventus will welcome Real Madrid in Turin. Both the teams have done more than enough to justify their presence in the final four line-up in this prestigious competition.

Champions League semi-final factfile: Juventus vs Real Madrid
Champions League semi-final factfile: Juventus vs Real Madrid

Factfile on Juventus and Real Madrid ahead of the Champions League semi-final, first leg between the clubs in Turin on Tuesday:

Tevez putting ghost of legend del Piero to rest
Tevez putting ghost of legend del Piero to rest

Carlos Tevez lived up to his nickname of "Apache" so well this season that he is set to be the first Juventus player to finish Serie A top scorer since Alessandro del Piero in 2008.

Five players to look out for in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals

The semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League will take fans on a rollercoaster ride as Europe's four giants try to outsmart each other in two-legged ties. The stakes are high this term for Barcelona who face a Bayern Munich side managed by Catalan legend Pep Guardiola.

Tevez brace puts Juve within point of fourth successive Serie A title
Tevez brace puts Juve within point of fourth successive Serie A title

Juventus put one hand on the Serie A title on Wednesday after a brace from Carlos Tevez saw the champions come back from a goal down to win an entertaining match with Fiorentina 3-2.

Carlos Tevez dismisses rumours of playing for Boca Juniors
Carlos Tevez dismisses rumours of playing for Boca Juniors

Italian football club Juventus' forward Carlos Tevez has quashed rumours about him returning to Argentina to play for Boca Juniors in the next few years.

Tevez chicken dance fuels Boca move rumours
Tevez chicken dance fuels Boca move rumours

Carlos Tevez has left doubts hanging over his future at Juventus despite coach Massimiliano Allegri`s belief the Argentinian star will honour his contract with the Turin giants.

Juventus near Serie A title after dispatching Lazio
Juventus near Serie A title after dispatching Lazio

Juventus defeated second-placed Lazio 2-0 at home on Saturday to take another huge step towards their fourth straight Serie A title and boost their confidence for Wednesday`s crunch Champions League clash in Monaco.

AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty
AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim was furious after his side lost 1-0 to what he described as a "non-existent penalty" in their Champions League quarter-final first leg at Juventus on Tuesday.

Champions League, preview: Madrid giants gear up for fierce battle, Juve face Monaco
Champions League, preview: Madrid giants gear up for fierce battle, Juve face Monaco

Madrid giants Atletico and Real will renew hostilities at the Vicente Calderon in an epic Spanish quarter-final clash in the UEFA Champions League to be held on Tuesday. Also on the night Europe will witness Italian champions Juventus face a well knit Monaco side from France.

Serie A: Carlos Tevez expected to start at Parma
Serie A: Carlos Tevez expected to start at Parma

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri hinted he won`t rest Carlos Tevez for Saturday`s visit to Parma despite the challenge of a Champions League quarter-final to overcome next week.

Juventus blitz Fiorentina to reach Cup final
Juventus blitz Fiorentina to reach Cup final

 Juventus thrashed Fiorentina 3-0 on Tuesday to overturn a 2-1 semi-final, first leg deficit and reach the Italian Cup final.