Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has an extra incentive to reach a third Champions League final in four years, because the game will be played in his hometown of Cardiff.
DANIEL STURRIDGE has admitted he is unhappy at being played out of position by Liverpool and said his threat is blunted when moved from his favoured central role.
GOALS from Max Gradel and Marc Wilson helped Bournemouth keep Morecambe at bay in their hard-fought clash last night.
Lasse Vigen Christensen scores in extra-time as Championship side Fulham knock out Middlesbrough in the EFL Cup..
Hearts turn down a second bid from Wigan Athletic for right-back Callum Paterson, believed to be in the region of £700,000.
ARSENAL are reportedly considering a shock move for Newcastle centre-back Chancel Mbemba.
NEWCASTLE have undergone some major business in the last 24 hours.