The Champions League had to run through Madrid. But no one mentioned the word ‘twice’ in that phrase.

Maradonna put CR7 in ‘beast mode’, but the latter gives credit to the team. And, yes, it is a team sport and the first leg showed what a bad team looks like.

Premier League squads are always tough matchups. Barça, who knows? but then Ajax manhandled their opponent. You have to get through your opponents, not around them. See you Friday for the lottery!